The following is the proposed schedule for ELD13.  The schedule is subject to change and sessions are being added as they are accepted.

Registration – 7:30am to 1:30pm

Breakfast – 7:30am to 8:30am

Welcome, Introduction, and Keynote – 8:30am to 10:00am

Welcome by Dr. Joanne Cote-Bonanno, MSU Associate Provost

Introduction by AJ Kelton, ELD13 Conference Co-Chair

Keynote PresentationThe Death Of Content: Why Universities and Schools are (and aren’t) being replaced by the Internet by Dr. Christopher Hoadley

 Beverage Break – 10:00am to 10:15am

Concurrent Session A – 10:15am to 10:45am


Workshop Session – 10:15am to 11:45am

Beverage Break – 10:45am to 11:15am

Concurrent Session B – 11:15am to 11:45am

Lunch – 11:45am to 1:15pm
including Birds-of-a-Feather Discussion Sessions and Vendor Displays

Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions (A number of the tables during lunch will be “designated” topic tables, where the conversation could/should be focused on said topic (there will also be tables with no topics).  A table tent will appear on each table so those attending lunch can choose to sit at a Birds-of-a-Feather topic table to talk about the topic(s) of interest.)

    • Augmented Reality
    • Collaborative Learning
    • Educational Technology
    • Games/Gamification
    • Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs)
    • Social Media/Networking
    • STEM and Educational Technology
    • Student Engagement/User-Centered Design
    • Technology & Curriculum Development
    • Virtual Worlds/Environments

ELD Committees Meeting – 12:00pm to 12:30pm

Members of the ELD13 Organizing Committee, ELD13 Coordinating Committee, ELD14 Organizing Committee, ELDJ Advisory Board, and ELDJ Editorial Boards will meet in the President’s Dining Room.

Concurrent Session C – 1:15pm to 2:15pm

Break – 2:15pm to 2:30pm

Ignite! & Engage! – 2:30pm to 4:00pm

Ignite! Presentations will take place in University Hall 1070 followed by the Engage! Sessions and Dessert Reception in the University Hall Grand Concourse

Networking Cocktail Party – 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Guest of Honor – Dr. Christopher Hoadley, ELD13 Keynote Speaker

Open bar from 4pm to 5pm, complimentary non-alcoholic  beverages and hors d’oeuvres from 4pm to 6pm.
Hors d’oeuvres could include: chipotle maple bacon wrapped chicken, portobello mushroom purse bites, smoked salmon canapes, pork potstickers with garlic soy, traditional bruschetta, and a cheese & cracker station.
This event in NOT included in the Conference Only Registration.  To attend this function you must select the registration that indicates “with Cocktail Reception”