Educational Technology Innovation Summit

Education Tech Submit

Registration closes:
Feb 28, 2017 at 10:00 am
Date:
This is a multi-day event.
Day 1Mar 20, 2017 (7:30 am to 5:30 pm)
Day 2Mar 21, 2017 (7:30 am to 4:00 pm)
Cost:
$450.00
(We have you covered! Stay fueled throughout the day with light breakfast, lunch and refreshments. )
Location: Edmonton (DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel West Edmonton)
16615 109 Avenue NW
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Course code: 17-TI-036

Who should attend

Teachers, Administrators, Tech Directors, Library Media Specialists, Tech Support Staff, CTOs, and anyone interested in finding out more about leveraging the use of technology to support student learning.

About this learning opportunity


Two days of powerful professional learning! with over 100 breakout sessions!

Two days of inspiring keynote speakers, personalized hands-on breakout sessions and a high-energy demo slam to empower you as an educator in the digital age.

Choose from compelling sessions about all the Apps in the G Suite for Education (Drive, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Drawings, YouTube, Classroom, Maps and more) as well as iOS and Microsoft sessions that go beyond the tools that feature cutting edge best practices in educational technology and great teaching!

Connect with world class presentations by our passionate and FUN Spotlight and General speakers. They’ll share their passion and expertise on topics like Project Based Learning (PBL), Digital Literacy, STEM, Math, Digital Citizenship, Assistive Technology and more! Best of all, you’ll add each of these speakers to your Personal Learning Network and connect with them throughout and after your Summit experience.

Pre-summit Workshops

1:1 Chromebook Classroom

Breakout EDU

Level 2 Bootcamp

This session is being offered on a cost recovery basis.

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Location

The ERLC/EdTechTeam Custom Summit on March 20 and 21, 2017 will be held in beautiful Edmonton, Alberta. The Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium (ERLC) is one of seven regional consortia in Alberta established to support regional professional development needs for all those who influence student learning. They work with schools, school authorities and our seven partner organizations to create professional development opportunities in an ongoing, coordinated and cost-effective manner.

The Edmonton Regional Learning Consortium vision is as an advocate for quality professional development and as a service provider, ERLC works with its partners to develop, implement and assess professional development programs and comprehensive plans that support adult learning for students' sake.

EdTechTeam is a global network of educational technologists dedicated to inspiring and empowering other educators. The team operates in 26 states and 23 countries, producing professional development experiences in 9 languages for over 50 thousand educators face-to-face per year. EdTechTeam is an official Google for Education Professional Development Partner, well known for their Google and iOS Summits.

Edmonton is the capital city of Alberta and is well known for its scenic river valley and a thriving music and art community. Located 294 km (183 mi) north of Calgary, Edmonton is home to North America's largest shopping and entertainment complex, West Edmonton Mall. More than just a shopping centre, West Edmonton Mall also has a giant water park, a man-made lake, a skating rink, two mini-golf courses, 21 movie theatres, a Vegas-style casino and an amusement park with 25 rides and attractions. Average yearly visitation is approximately 30.8 million, making West Edmonton Mall the province's number-one tourist attraction. More information at http://www.wem.ca/.

Edmonton is also home to top-notch natural attractions that highlight and display the natural beauty of the world around us, whether it be close to home or more exotic locales. Edmonton's historical sites bring to life Edmonton's rich and colourful history in a way that is fun and interesting for people of all ages. More information at http://www.edmonton.ca/attractions_recreation/attractions.aspx and http://www.edmonton.com/for-visitors.aspx.

Things to see and do in Edmonton:

Hotel Accommodations

  • DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton at 16615 - 109 Ave, Edmonton - Click this link to reserve a room. The special room rate is $145.00 per night will be available until March 15 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. You may also call 780 484 0821, and reference booking code “ETT” to book a room. Please reference the code “ETT” in order to take advantage of the special room rate.

  • Parking is free.

Travel

Information for traveling to Edmonton:

Information for traveling while in Edmonton:

 

Doubletree by Hilton

 

The schedule will be updated frequently. Mobile Web App Schedule

Schedule

Day 1: March 20, 2017

7:30-8:30

Check in, light breakfast and networking

8:30-9:30

Keynote - Imagine the Possibilities

10:00-11:00 

Session 1

11:15-12:15

Session 2

12:15-1:15

LUNCH

1:15-2:15

Session 3

2:30-3:30

Session 4

3:45-5:00

Demo Slam

Day 2: March 21, 2017

7:30-8:15

Light breakfast and networking

8:15-9:15

Keynote - #OneNewThing

9:45-10:45 

Session 5

11:00-12:00

Session 6

12:-1:00

LUNCH

1:00-2:00

Session 7

2:15-3:15

Session 8

3:30-4:00

Closing Keynote - Live Curious, Go Beyond

Sponsors

Sponsor Registration

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Acer
Lightspeed Technologies

Bronze Sponsors

Exam Bank
Alberta Distance Learning Centre
Text Help
Logics Academy
Event Technologies Solutions
Cesium
Showbie
Kramer Canada
Robots.Education
Pearson Canada

 

GOLD 5,000.00

  • First priority choice of location - draped 10’ X 10’ Booth
  • Your logo with web link on website with description of organization
  • Recognition of sponsor level during opening keynote and all prize draws
  • Recognition of sponsor level during all meals
  • Guaranteed recognition in social media communications (twitter and facebook)
  • Company logo multiple times on a rotating Powerpoint
  • Complimentary meal packages (max 4 - valued at $440)
  • One electrical outlet

SILVER 3,000.00

  • Selection of prime location - draped  8’ X 8’ Booth
  • Your logo with web link on website with description of organization
  • Recognition of sponsor level during one prize draw
  • Recognition of sponsor level during a meal
  • Guaranteed recognition in social media communications (twitter)
  • Company logo twice on a rotating Powerpoint
  • Complimentary meal packages (max 2 - valued at $220)
  • One electrical outlet

BRONZE 1,200.00

  • Assigned location of 6’ draped table
  • Your logo on website with description of organization
  • Possible recognition in social media communications
  • Complimentary meal packages (max 2 - valued at  $220)
  • Company logo on a rotating Powerpoint
  • One electrical outlet

DIAMOND LEVEL SPONSORSHIP IS AVAILABLE! - for more details and information, please contact denise.kay@erlc.ca