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ELI Annual Meeting 2015

Designing our Thinking: Crafting New Directions for Digital Engagement is the theme of the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative Annual Meeting in Anaheim, California, and online. ELI's annual meeting is the premier event for those committed to the advancement of learning through the innovative application of technology.

This year, ELI will feature Ted-Style presentations, Learnshops, preconference seminars, and top-notch general session speakers, along with numerous opportunities to network and discuss current trends and issues within higher education teaching and learning. The overall program will result in a diverse array of presenters, perspectives, different levels of experience, and a variety of institutional types.

General Session Speakers

Monday, February 9

Eric Grimson
Eric Grimson
Bob Heterick Memorial Lecture,
Bernard Gordon Professor of Medical Engineering


Tuesday, February 10

Diana Oblinger
Diana Oblinger
President & CEO

Peter E. Doolittle
Peter E. Doolittle
Executive Director, Center for Instructional
Development and Educational Research
Virginia Tech


Wednesday, February 11

2015 Horizon Report

Special thanks to the engaged, passionate, and experienced ELI members who make up this year's program committee and help to inform, plan, and organize the ELI Annual Meeting.

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EDUCAUSE Connect: San Antonio
Apr 22 - Apr 24, 2015
San Antonio, Texas

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Join us for our 10th anniversary celebration of the ELI Annual Meeting!


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Participating companies who are taking part in this meeting and want to share their latest campus technology solutions

February 3 Deadline
End of Early-Bird Discounts (Virtual Meeting) and Virtual Meeting Center Opens


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In 2014, the ELI Annual Meeting hosted nearly 600 higher education teaching and learning professionals on-site in New Orleans, and close to 350 people via the virtual meeting. View event proceedings including the popular Horizon Report.


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