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EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2012
November 6–9, 2012
Denver and Online
About the Conference
The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference is the premier gathering for higher education IT professionals. It provides content and exploration of today’s toughest technology issues facing campuses around the world, and convenes some of the brightest minds in the community.
Venues: Colorado Convention Center (700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202) and virtual.
General Session Speakers: (watch session recordings by clicking on the session title and going to the "VIDEO" tab)
- "IT As a Core Academic Competence"
Clay Shirky: Writer, consultant and teacher
- "Blueprint for Change in an Era of Rapid Reinvention"
Christine Flanagan: Student Experience Lab Director, Business Innovation Factory
Elliott Masie: CEO, The MASIE Center
- "Discovery in a Digital World"
Edward Ayers: President, University of Richmond
Public Webcasts: These selected sessions give you a taste of the best thinking in higher education IT that took place at EDUCAUSE 2012. View the sessions in recorded format by clicking the title and go to the "VIDEO" tab.
EDUCAUSE Game Changers Business Competition: In this first-ever competition, co-hosted by Google, start-up companies presented their business plans, along with their products and services, to a panel of judges and conference attendees for a chance to win marketing-related prizes. The grand-prize winner was USEED and the runner-up was Ginkgotree.
"Man on the Street" video interviews: Watch attendees from Cal Poly Pomona interview EDUCAUSE 2012 participants on their thoughts on the conference, higher education, and the future of technology.
Who Attended in 2012
Nearly 8,000 higher education IT professionals attended on-site in Denver, and close to 400 people participated in the online conference. See the face-to-face and online participant lists (login and registration required) and view downloadable PDF registration lists by: