eLearning Summit Program, August 2, 2018

Welcome to Day Two!

Our day gets off to a running start at 8:15 a.m. with two consecutive sets of concurrent sessions and our luncheon keynote speaker at 11:00 a.m. Awards round out the first half of the day, and we end the day with two final sets of concurrent sessions. Be sure to visit the vendor tables and poster displays, which are available throughout the conference.

Session Type

The Minnesota eLearning Summit presents a variety of session types: 

  • Roundtable Discussion: An hour-long discussion on a topic of the presenter's choosing. Come prepared to share your perspective.
  • Workshop: A one-hour session that takes a deep dive into a subject of the presenters' choosing. You may want to bring a laptop or tablet to these!
  • Oral Presentation: A 30- to 60-minute presentation with time for Q&A.
  • Panel Presentation: A 60-minute panel session.
  • Poster Presentation: Posters will be displayed in the upper-level lobby throughout the conference. 
  • Keynotes: Our two keynote presenters are prepared to share the latest and greatest in eLearning trends!

8:15–9:15 a.m. Concurrent Sessions

Mike Williams and Scott Spicer, University of Minnesota

Jeff Plaman, Chris Reynolds, and Kim Wee, Minnesota Department of Education

Brad Hokanson, University of Minnesota

9:30–10:30 a.m. Concurrent Sessions

Jenny Hanson, Bonnie Tensen, Monica Devers, Kaycee Rogers, Augsburg University

Ingrid Nuttall, University of Minnesota

Glori Hinck, Jim Shovein, Lisa Burke, Dan Hoisington, University of Saint Thomas

Sara Hurley, Solen Feyissa, Ellyn Buchanan, University of Minnesota - School of Public Health

Matt Lee, Minitex/University of Minnesota; Lesley Blicker, Minnesota State; Shane Nackerud, University of Minnesota

Brittany Vernier and David Lewis, Promethean Education Consultant

Norb Thomes, Winona State University

Anthony Ferro, Reading Plus

10:00–11:00 a.m. Concurrent Sessions

Anthony Ferro, Reading Plus

Goldie Blumenstyk, The Chronicle of Higher Education

11:00–12:00 p.m. Keynote Presentation

Goldie Blumenstyk, The Chronicle of Higher Education

12:00–1:45 p.m. Lunch

Conference Center Dining Room

After you grab a bite to eat, be sure to visit the vendor tables and check out the poster displays, which are available throughout the conference.

1:45–2:45 p.m. Concurrent Sessions

Nathan Lentfer, Adam Minnie, Amy Wegner, Taylor Murphy, University of Northwestern - St. Paul

Martin LaGrow, Renee Albrecht, Ellucian

Karen Pikula, Kimberly Johnson, Minnesota State System Office

3:00–4:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions

Kelsey Johnson, Lincoln High School - Thief River Falls

Kathy Enger, Northern Lights Library Network; Lin Enger, Minnesota State University Moorhead

Sheri Hutchinson, North Central University; Karen LaPlant, Hennepin Technical College