External events

The Teaching Professor Technology Conference

September 30 – October 2, 2016, Atlanta, Georgia

The Teaching Professor Technology Conference will examine the technologies that are changing the way teachers teach and students learn while giving special emphasis to the pedagogically effective ways you can harness these new technologies in your courses and on your campus.

The three-day conference will bring together faculty, instructional designers, faculty developers, educational technology leaders, and other higher education professionals interested in learning more about how technology is altering the learning environment.

The Teaching Professor Technology Conference will include sessions on:

  • Faculty Development
  • Course Design
  • Active Learning Pedagogies
  • Self-Directed Learning
  • Student Assessment

Whether the courses you teach are face-to-face, online, blended, flipped, or all of the above, The Teaching Professor Technology Conference will help you create a richer learning experience for your students and a more rewarding teaching experience for yourself.

Important Dates
August 12, 2016 Discounted pricing ends
August 19, 2016 Exhibitor deadline
September 7, 2016 Discounted hotel pricing ends
September 9, 2016 Discounted hotel pricing ends

For more information, please visit the web site: http://www.magnapubs.com/2016-teaching-professor-technology-conference/

Hawaii International Conference on Education

January 03 – January 06, 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii

The 15th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education will be held from January 3rd  to January 6th, 2017 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, Hawaii. Honolulu is located on the island of Oahu. Oahu is often nicknamed “the gathering place“. The 2017 Hawaii International Conference on Education will once again be the gathering place for academicians and professionals from all over the world.

The main goal of the 2017 Hawaii International Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various education related fields from all over the world to come together and learn from each other. An additional goal of the conference is to provide a place for academicians and professionals with cross-disciplinary interests related to education to meet and interact with members inside and outside their specialized disciplines.

The 2016 conference was a great success! It was attended by more than 1300 participants representing more than 34 countries!

Click Call for Papers for information on submitting a paper!

Important Dates
September 18, 2016 Submission/Proposal Deadline
October 17, 2016 Deadline for proceedings submissions

For more information, please visit the web site: http://hiceducation.org/

Faculty Development Conference

March 22 – 24, 2017, Chicago, Illinois

Join us in Chicago to learn about the latest, most advanced faculty development strategies and techniques for faculty and staff. Early registration now open.

Call for Sessions:
Deadline for Submitting Proposals:  September 1, 2016  Download the Call for Sessions
For more information, please visit the web site: http://www.lern.org/blog/conference/faculty-development-conference/

The Teaching Professor Conference

June 2 – 4, 2017, St. Louis, Missouri

If you’re serious about teaching and want to learn how to stay sharp, effective, and confident, you will be joining the ranks at The Teaching Professor Conference.

This three-day conference will be held June 2-4, 2017and offers hands-on workshops, plenary sessions with captivating keynote speakers, dozens of concurrent sessions, and emerging research poster presentations.

More than that, this conference gives you the opportunity to interact with your peers from around the country (and world) who are facing the same challenges and wrestling with the same issues that you know well. It brings like-minded, teaching-focused instructors and academic staff members together in a positive, supportive environment that generates optimism and enthusiasm. It doesn’t matter what you teach. It doesn’t matter if your classroom is on campus or online. It doesn’t matter if you just wrapped up your first year on the faculty or if you’ve been a fixture for decades.

The Teaching Professor Conference generates insights and spurs inspiration that can invigorate your teaching and generate greater learning for your students.

Each year, The Teaching Professor Conference features sessions around the seven topical areas listed below:

  • Instructional Design
  • Activities that Engage Students
  • Teaching Specific Types of Students
  • Instructional Vitality: Ways to Keep Teaching Fresh and Invigorated
  • Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • Creating Climates for Learning
  • Faculty Development

If you’d like to discover tools, strategies, and ideas that will make your teaching better, more relevant, and more fun, then join us at The Teaching Professor Conference.

Important Dates
July 29, 2016 Discounted Hotel Pricing Ends
May 10, 2017 Super Early-Bird Pricing Ends
May 12, 2017 Early-Bird Pricing Ends
October 28, 2016 Standard Pricing Ends
March 10, 2017 September 9, 2016 
June 2, 2017 Conference Begins!

For more information, please visit the web site: http://www.magnapubs.com/2017-teaching-professor-conference/index.html