EdTech @50 Alumni Reception – hosted by the Concordia Alumni Office
Friday June 28
(Milieux Institute, EV Building, 1515 Sainte-Catherine W., 11.455; use the MacKay street entrance and take elevators on your right to the 11th floor)


Conference Registration 
Saturday June 29 starting at 8am
MB 9th Floor Conference Centre 



Canada’s oldest academic program in educational technology is preparing to celebrate its 50th anniversary the weekend of 27th to 30 June 2019. Events include a two day conference (Reflecting back, Looking forward), pre-conference Educational workshops, and a grand banquet.

We are excited to announce our keynote speaker is Patti Shank, PhDan internationally-known workplace learning expert, instructional designer, researcher, and author who is regularly listed as one of the most influential people in e-learning internationally.

Patti speaks regularly at training and learning technology conferences and is the author of Write and Organize for Deeper Learning, Practice and Feedback for Deeper Learning, and Manage Memory for Deeper Learning. These books offer practical tactics for improving outcomes based on training and other research and are available on Amazon internationally.

She was the research director for the eLearning Guild and an award-winning contributing editor for Online Learning Magazine. Her current articles are found on eLearning Industry and elsewhere. Patti completed her Ph.D. at the University of Colorado, Denver. Her research on new online learners won an EDMEDIA best research paper award.

She is passionate and outspoken about the results needed from instructional design and instruction and engaged in improving instructional design practices and instructional outcomes.

Organizing Committee

Anne Brown, Honorary Chair
Saul Carliner
Giuliana Cucinelli
Ann-Louise Davidson
Richard Schmid
Steven Shaw

Important Dates

Early Bird ends: June 1st, 2019
Pre-Conference workshops: June 27th, 2019
Conference: June 28th – 30th, 2019

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