Innovations in Online Learning (IOL) Conference Next Week

May 19, 2016



by Dalinda Hanna at 1:17 PM in Campus CommunityProjectsNewsInterestingEvents

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) Online Learning department will host the 12th annual Innovations in Online Learning (IOL) Conference scheduled for May 25 – 27 at the Hotel Contessa in downtown San Antonio. The Conference theme is “I.D.E.A.S for Change” and will focus on ideas that inspire and drive innovation.

This year’s opening keynote is Chief Academic Officer for iDesignEDU Whitney Kilgore with her presentation titled “LX Design: Form IDEAS to ACTION.” The discussion will focus on the learner experience when designing online courses and what to consider when building robust courses.

The closing keynote will be given by the Associate Vice President for Higher Education Policy and Research for Blackboard Inc. Van L. Davis. Davis will present on higher education trends and competency based education tactics.

For more information about this exciting conference or to register to attend, please visit the IOL page at: http://iolconference.org/index.html.