| The Promise of Blockchain, and Its Impact on Higher Education|
Primavera De Filippi, Faculty Associate, Berkman-Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School; Permanent Researcher at the National Center of Scientific Research (CNRS)
| Ensuring Success for ALL Our Students|
Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, President,
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County
| Engaging Students in an Age of Distraction|
Tim VanNorman, Host of the Higher EdTech Podcast
Brent Warner, Host of the Higher EdTech Podcast
With dozens of sessions spanning 6 distinct tracks, you’ll hear firsthand from colleagues who are leading the charge in technological advancement on their campuses plus get insights and strategies from experts who are spearheading the digital revolution. Get practical tips on everything from AV implementation to the latest on flipped classrooms and instructional technology — plus so much more.
The newest products, leading-edge systems, groundbreaking service providers — and that’s just the start of what you’ll see in the UB Tech Expo Hall. If you are searching for technology to improve campuswide security, a new SIS, or just want to explore what’s possible, this is the place for you.
During refreshment breaks, while browsing in the Expo Hall and in between sessions, there’s no better place to gather and “talk shop” with other higher education leaders and professionals. Plus, throughout the event you’ll have the chance to engage face-to-face with speakers who have been presenting their case studies and campus solutions throughout the conference.
The latest in higher education technology is covered here, meaning you’ll be among the first to hear about and strategize on the newest advancements and initiatives that are impacting colleges and universities across the nation, including the cutting-edge program — esports! Learn how to launch and maintain a program of your own from colleagues who have already done it successfully.