2014 Event Schedule

Hybrid Higher Ed: Creating the Classroom of the Future: Providence College, April 11, 2014
From 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)
Providence, RI | Providence College

Time Moore Hall I Moore Hall II Moore Hall III
8:00 am Check-in at Registration Desk / Breakfast Lite Foods and Drinks
8:30 am Welcome to Providence College School of Business from Our Dean Sylvia Maxfield, Dean, Providence College School of Business
8:45 am “What Must We Expect in the Way of Innovation from Higher Education?”
Conference Morning Keynote Speaker
Peter J. Billington, Ph.D.,
MarTec Professor of Operations Management
Editor, Business Education Innovation Journal
Colorado State University
9:15 am Welcome to Providence College from Our Provost Hugh Lena, Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
9:30 am 5 Ways to Hack Higher Ed Andy Cutler
Founder of Smaller Cities Unite! and President of Cutler & Company
9:50 am Break & Orchestrated Mashups
10:00 am Session 1A: Experiential Learning, Immersion, and Tactics: Lessons from the Sages and Leaders of K through 12 & Higher Ed Session 1B: The Prospect of Digital Educational Tools to Motivate, Enhance and Improve Student Outcomes
11:00 am Conventional Break
11:05 am Session 2A: Here’s How I Communicate with My Students (Even in Troubled Times) Lessons in In-Class, Online, and Universal Design for College Session 2B: Business plus Philosophy is NOT Philosophy of Business: Blending Expertise among Business, Science, and the Arts (DWC)
12:05 am Break & Orchestrated Mashups
12:15 am Luncheon and Conference Luncheon Keynote Speakers
Joseph Weissgold, Education Designer & David E. Goldberg, Founder, of Big Beacon
1:15 pm Plenary Mini Session: Gamification in Auditing
Michael Kraten, Ph.D.
Professor of Accounting
Providence College
1:35 pm Conventional Break
1:40 pm Session 3A: Flipped Classroom, Case Methods, and the Flipped Professor: It’s Not Just What You Say, It’s What You Do Session 3B: Storytelling, Videography, and Other Impactful Teaching Styles: A Series of Three (3) Presentations
2:45 pm Conference Takeaways & Swag Bags: A Post-It/Tweet It Session
3:00 pm Conference Ends


When: Friday, April 11th, 7PM – 11PM

Where: The Duck and Bunny, 312 Wickenden Street, Providence, RI 02906

What: Drinks, Snacks, Amazing People, Fun Times