Speaking Events

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TCEA Technology Coordinators Special Interest Group,  October 4 and 5, 2012, Austin Texas.

First National Education Tweetup at The Bammy Awards | The Arena Stage at The Kreeger Theater, September 15, 2012, Washington, D.C.

NYSCATE and SAANYS Summer Leadership Conference | Learning at the Speed of Technology (Keynote), and What If?, July 22, 2012, Troy, New York.

Northeast Ohio Educational Technology Integration Conference |  Keynote Address: Habits and Habitats: Rethinking Learning Spaces for the 21st Century, and Leaders and Learning Spaces (Leadership workshop on learning spaces),  March 16, 2012, Akron, Ohio.

Beyond the Textbook Forum – Discovery Education | March 18-19, 2012, Silver Springs, Maryland.

ISTE Webinar | Understanding and Developing Social Media Guidelines for SchoolsMarch 28, 2012, In The Cloud.

Southern Illinois Technology Showcase | Standing Room Only: Creating Unforgettable Presentation Media, Learning at the Speed of Technology, and The Top Ten Technology Tools of Today?. April 18, 2012, John A Logan, Carterville, Illinois.

EdTech Leaders Online | Exploring the Changing Landscape of Technology and Learning, Webinar, April 24, 2012, In The Cloud.

TechForum BostonUnderstanding the Challenges and Opportunities of Emerging Learning Environments with Chris Dede, Cathy Swan, and Tony Baldasaro and Re-Invisioning Learning Spaces, April, 27, 2012, Burlington, Massachusetts

TechForum Chicago | Understanding the Challenges and Opportunities of Emerging Learning Environments with Jon Bergmann, Dean Shareski and Jennie Magiera . May 4, 2012, Lincolnshire, Illinois

ISTE Ignite Session | What If?June 25, 2012, San Diego, California

Online Learning Institute |  Creating a Multidimensional Learning Environment, Our Experience, and Understanding the Impact of Emerging Learning Environments,  June 27, 2012, San Diego, California.

Google Apps for Education Southern Summit | Creating Immersive Learning Environments with Mixed Media and Google Tools,  The Lovett School, Atlanta, Georgia

TechCon | Cartography on the Cutting Edge, Northern Illinois University, Naperville, Illinois.

Google Apps for Education New England Summit |  Creating Immersive Learning Environments with Mixed Media and Google Tools, and Understanding Google Chrome and Drive, Burlington High School, Burlington, Massachusetts.

Educon 2.5 Developing the Design Mind:  An Introduction to Design Thinking, with Christian Long and Laura Deisley, January 2013, Philadelphia, Pennslyvania.

Chicago Public Schools Tech Talk Conference | Understanding Google Chrome and Drive and Creating Immersive Learning Environments with Mixed Media and Google, Disney Elementary School, February 1, 2013, Chicago, Illinois.

Telego Center for Educational Improvement, Ashland University | What If? and Keynote: Learning at the Speed of Technology (workshop),  February 8 and 9, 2013,  Ashland,  Ohio.

TechForum Atlanta | Problem-Solving with Design Thinking, Atlanta Marriot Perimeter, March 1, 2013, Atlanta, Georgia

Thinking Like a Designer | Webinar on Design Thinking with Grant Wiggins,  March 7, 2013

Google Apps for Education Summit | March 2013,  Northbrook, IL

Intel Visionary Conference | Catalyst! and  Going from One Cell to Two, April 25 and 26, 2013, Washington, DC with Sean Nash

edWeb Webinar presentation | Are You Designing for Mobile?, Thursday, September 26, 2013, 4 PM Eastern  (Sign up required)

Midwest Google Apps Summit | Keynote: Expeditions, Journeys, Curiosity and Wonder (keynote), 2 additional breakouts, November 4, 2013, Wisconsin Dells, WI

T21Con | Learning at the Speed of Technology, and Habits and Habitats: Rethinking Learning Spaces for the 21st Century, November 5, 2013,  College of Education, Illinois State University, Bloomington, IL

Google Apps for Education California Summit,  June 19 and 20, 2014,  Palo Alto, California

Social Media Week, Learning about the Design of Social, A Discussion,  Panel Member, TechNexus, Sept 25, 2014, Chicago IL

Chicago Education Festival, Featured Speaker, The Francis Parker School, September 27, 2014, Chicago, Illinois

The University of Idaho College of Education, New Building Design Presentation, Moscow, Idaho, September 29, 2014, with Miller Hull Architects

TechConKeynoteThe Future of Learning Environments, and Breakout Speaker, October 10, 2014, Northern Illinois University, Naperville, Illinois

Midwest Facility Masters Conference, Implementing and Growing 1:1 Technology Programs,  November 3, 2014, Kalahari Resort and Conference Center, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

Iowa Student Learning Institute, Student Design Camp, Unleashing Your Creativity Through the Process of Design (workshop with INVISION Architecture), November 8, 2014, Waukee High School, Waukee IA

1:1 Innovation InstituteTowards an Innovative Mindset, (Keynote Address) and Unleashing Your Creativity Through Design and Classroom Redesign:  Strategies for Rethinking Learning Spaces in a 1:1 Environment, District 211, November 15, 2014.

TriConImplementing and Growing 1:1 Technology Programs, November 21, 2014, Chicago, IL

Learning Spaces Workshop, Quest Academy, December 10, 2014, Palatine, IL

Educating STEMDesign and STEM Education, Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES, December 18, 2014, Southern Tier West BOCES Center, Salamanca NY

Leading Learning in the 21st Century Schools, General Leadership Training Mini Conference, Learning Design, Cypress-Fairbanks ISD,  January 13, 2015, Houston TX

Educon,  “Rethinking the Purpose, Process and Promise of Professional Learning” with Dr. Kristen Swanson, and  “Imagining Digital Spaces for Learning,”  Philadelphia, PA  January 2015

Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA), Keynote SpeakerThe Contemporary Library: Towards A New Ecology of Experience, andClassroom Redesign: Strategies for Rethinking Learning Spaces (breakout),  Library Media Specialist Academy,  February 2015, Austin Texas

Illinois Computing Educators Conference (ICE), Workshop:  Classroom Redesign:  Creating 21st Century Learning Spaces, February 2015, Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL

Future Ready Schools Summit,  A Roadmap for Creating Inspiring Spaces for Learning, Creating Inspiring Spaces: Physical Spaces for Learning,  Creating Inspiring Spaces: Digital Spaces for Learning, and Classroom Makeover 101:  Hack, Prototype, Design.  Leyden East High School, March 7-8, 2015.

EdTechTeam Global Education Summit, featuring Google in Education,  Auckland, New Zealand

EdTechTeam Global Education Summit, featuring Google in Education, Manama, Bahrain  Keynote:  Keynote: Expeditions, Journeys, Wonder and Curiosity.

Future Ready Summit, Saddleback High School, Santa Ana, California, June 10, 2015

EdTechTeam Global Education Summit, featuring Google in Education.  Gunn High School, Palo Alto, California.  July 11-12, 2015.

Design Charette, Creating a New Maker Course, Northfield Community Schools, Northfield, NJ, June 16, 2015

EdTechTeam Global Education Summit, featuring Google in Education.  Gunn High School, Palo Alto, California, July 18-19, 2015

Kentfield School District (EdTechTeam), Spatial Change Workshop, Kentfield, CA,  August 12, 2015

GooglePalooza, Chicago Public Schools, August 13-14, 2015

Singapore SummitKeynote, Singapore American School, Singapore, September 2015.  Details to be announced.

West Liberty UniversityKeynote and Workshop Leader, September 15-17, 2015, West Liberty, West Virginia

Natrona School District (partnership with Wonder by Design),  Casper WY, September, October and December 2015

EdTechTeam Wisconsin Summit, Keynote Speaker, October 2-3, 2015, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.

EdTechTeam BlueGrass SummitKeynote Speaker, Louisville Collegiate School, October 3-4, Louisville, KY

EdTechTeam  Tulsa Summit, Keynote Speaker, Sapulpa, Oklahoma, October 24-25, 2015

Council for Educational Facilities Planners International (CEFPI) , Emerging Technologies and Their Impact on Learning Space Design, and, The Design of Waukee CAPS: Developing a New Learning Ecology for Secondary Education, October 25, 2015, San Diego, CA.

Region 8 Leadership ConferenceKeynote Speaker, October 27, 2015, Pittsburg, Texas

EMS LiveKeynote Speaker, October 28, 2015, Orlando, Florida

Minnetonka School DistrictKeynote Speaker and Workshops, November 15-17, 2015, Minnetonka, MN

NYSCATE 2015, Workshops and Breakouts, November 2015, Rochester, NY

TCEA 2016, Breakouts and Workshop, February 2016,  Austin Texas.

ISAS Technology Coordinators 2016

Rochester City Schools

Dell Computer Client Advisory Forum

ISAS Heads Conference

ISTE 2016

WEMTA Keynote

VAIS Keynote

National Learning Spaces Roundtable, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

Dynamic Landscapes, Burlington, VT

Learning Spaces Workshop, CDW-G, Chicago, IL