More than 7,000 experts in higher education IT will gather Oct. 25-28 in Anaheim, Calif., for EDUCAUSE 2016, one of the industry’s largest and most comprehensive conferences.
Hosted by the nonprofit organization EDUCAUSE, this year’s event will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center. The annual conference brings stakeholders together to share ideas on emerging trends, best practices, professional development and new technology solutions.
This year’s keynote speakers include:
Susan Cain, author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking and Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverts and the cofounder of Quiet Revolution
Sugata Mitra, professor of educational technology in the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University in England
Alex Sheen, philanthropist and founder of the nonprofit organization Because I Said I Would
To plan your schedule and navigate the conference while you’re onsite, download the official EDUCAUSE 2016 app for your smartphone. The app lets users view each day’s agenda and session descriptions, build a personal itinerary, check out speakers’ bios, access location and exhibit hall maps, and provide session evaluations.
To add your thoughts to the social media conversation about the conference, join the discussion with the hashtag #EDU16.
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