A call for proposals has been announced for two upcoming conferences in the Twin Cities: Brightspace Minnesota Connection and the Minnesota eLearning Summit. 

 

BRIGHTSPACE MINNESOTA CONNECTION – April 21, 2017

Brightspace Minnesota Connection (https://www.d2l.com/events/regional/minnesota/) is your opportunity to connect, exchange feedback, and network with other D2L Brightspace users. The conference will be held at Normandale Community College, Bloomington, MN.

If you’ve presented a million times before, or you’ve never presented at all, here is a chance to share your ideas, experiences and best practices with your colleagues. Proposals from faculty, staff and administrators in Higher Ed and K-12 are welcome.

Format options include 50-minute regular sessions, 25-minute lightning rounds or a 30-minute poster session, with focus on any of these areas:

  • Teaching design and instruction
  • Innovation
  • Support, Training and Administration

Deadline for submitting proposals for the Brightspace Minnesota Connection conference is January 27, 2017.

 

MINNESOTA eLEARNING SUMMIT – August 2-3, 2017

The 2017 Minnesota eLearning Summit (https://cceevents.umn.edu/minnesota-elearning-summit) is the premier gathering place for K-12, college, and university educators and innovators in the Midwest who are committed to effective online and blended learning.

We welcome educators and innovators to submit a presentation proposal today. The following presentation methods will be available this year:

  • Oral presentations (30 or 60 minute sessions)
  • Poster presentations
  • Panel presentations (60 minute sessions)
  • Lightning Talk (5 minutes)
  • Roundtable Discussion (60 minutes)
  • Workshop Session (60 minutes)

Deadline for submitting proposals for the Minnesota eLearning Summit is March 10, 2017.