Past Education Conferences

Check out the conferences ProctorFree attended in 2015.

Conference: The 2015 SACSCOC Annual Meeting

Date & Location: December 6-9, 2015. Houston, TX

Venue: TBD

Description: The 2015 SACSCOC Annual Meeting program featured plenary and concurrent sessions, workshops, group discussions, panels, and Commission staff perspectives.

Conference: The 130th NEASC Annual Meeting

Date & Location: December 9-11, 2015. Boston, MA

Venue: The Marriott Copley Place Hotel

Description: The 130th NEASC Annual Meeting was both a conference and the formal business meeting of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The conference was an opportunity to connect and inform the educational community by providing quality conference programming relevant to accreditation as it pertains to the region, in a national and international context.

Conference: The Online Learning Consortium HBCU Leadership Summit for Online Learning

Date & Location: October 14-16, 2015. Lake Buena Vista, FL

Venue: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

Description: The HBCU Leadership Summit for Online Learning sponsored by the Online Learninig Consortium provided an opportunity for the HBCU community to create a space to discover ways to empower and strengthen online education efforts. The summit provided a forum for informative and stimulating presentations and discussions on strategies and resources that can assist in the creation of a sustainable online learning environment. In addition, the summit provided prospective on how current trends in online education can be used in the growth of the online footprint in the HBCU community. Lastly, it provided an opportunity for universities sharing similar goals and interests regarding online education an opportunity to network and build resource capacity.

Conference: Campus Technology 2015

Date & Location: July 27-30, 2015. Boston, MA

Venue: Hynes Convention Center

Description: The focus of Campus Technology was to allow attendees to explore the tools, strategies, and innovations that provide them with the most up-to-date information on new tools, applications and services in intimate discussions and group settings. The contained session size and collegial nature of Campus Technology events provide for maximum interaction between attendees, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors.

Conference: BbWorld 2015

Date & Location: July 21-23, 2015. Washington, D.C.

Venue: Gaylord National

Description: BbWorld is hosted annually by the LMS Blackboard.

Conference: InstructureCon 2015

Date & Location: June 16-18, 2015. Park City, UT

Venue: The Canyons Resort

Description: InstructureCon 2015 is hosted by the LMS Canvas.

Conference: The 11th Annual Innovations in Online Learning Conference

Date & Location: May 20-22, 2015. San Antonio, TX

Venue: The Hotel Contessa

Description: The IOL Conference is co-hosted by the University of Texas at San Antonio and the University of Texas at El Paso. It is an event for visionaries in education who are transforming the field of online learning.

Conference: The 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium

Date & Location: April 22-24, 2015. Dallas, TX

Venue: Sheraton Dallas Hotel

Description: The Emerging Technologies Symposium was devoted to the emerging and innovative uses of technology designed to improve teaching and learning online. The conference focused on the technologies that drive online learning effectiveness, highlighting research, applications and best practices of important emerging technological tools.

Conference: The 2015 ASU+GSV Summit

Date & Location: April 6-8, 2015. Scottsdale, AZ

Venue: The Phoenician Resort

Description: The ASU+GSV Summit is the Knowledge Economy's Mecca of conversation and activism devoted to accelerating learning innovation around the world.

Conference: The 4th Annual SHSU Online Teaching & Learning Conference

Date & Location: March 26-27, 2015. Huntsville, TX

Venue: Lowman Student Center at Sam Houston State University

Description: The Fourth Annual SHSU Online Teaching and Learning Conference was designed to bring together faculty interested in utilizing tools, best practices, and emerging technology to improve and advance online teaching and learning.

Conference: The Maryland Distance Learning Association Spring Conference

Date & Location: March 5, 2015. Washington, DC

Venue: The Maritime Institute

Description: The Maryland Distance Learning Association (MDLA) is an association of learning professionals who advocate and promote the coordination and use of distance education in Maryland and throughout the region.

Conference: The 7th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy

Date & Location: February 4-6, 2015. Blacksburg, VA

Venue: The Inn at Virginia Tech and the Skelton Conference Center

Description: The 7th Annual Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy was focused on higher education teaching excellence and the scholarship of teaching and learning. The conference showcased the best pedagogical practice and research in higher education today. Sessions addressed disciplinary and interdisciplinary instructional strategies, outcomes, and research. Ultimately, the conference was an opportunity to demonstrate effective instructional practice and disseminate the latest research aimed at improving the quality of higher education.