Blackboard is proud to be the Diamond Sponsor of the upcoming Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU) Annual Convention & Expo, taking place in Dallas, Texas, June 6th – 9th, 2011. The theme of this year’s conference is “Changing Lives in Changing Times,” and will feature guest speakers General Colin Powell and George Will. And of course, Blackboard’s own CEO, Michael Chasen, will be addressing the crowd in a session on the topic of online learning.
With over 300 exhibitors and over 2000 attendees, we realize it can be difficult to choose which sessions to attend. Here are our recommendations for not-to-miss presentations:
Monday, June 6, 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Energizing the Learning Environment through Simulation
· Faye Uppman & Pat Keller, Globe University
Tuesday, June 7, 1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The “Right” Student: From Ideal Prospect to Successful Graduate
· Murray Smith, ESM
· Marc Konesco, Harrison College
· Brad Gibbs, PlattForm Advertising
· Chris McArdle, TARGUSinfo
· Jeffery Weinstein, Chaperone LLC
Tuesday, June 7, 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m Best Practices in Online Learning: A Practitioner’s Perspective
· Dr. Ronnie Kramer, Communication Dynamics, Inc.
· Michael Chasen, Blackboard, Inc.
Please plan to stop by our booth (#605) and say hello or tweet us at @BlackboardProEd!