Online Conferences: Professional Development for a Networked Era Summary


Online Conferences: Professional Development for a Networked Era 

April 11-22, 2011 | SCoPE discussion

Description [edit]

"Online conferences offer an effective alternative that is economical, environmentally friendly and convenient. These factors position online professional conferences as poised to emerge as a mainstream form of lifelong learning in all professions." 

If you haven't been involved in organizing an online conference you have probably participated in one. What contributes to the success of an online conference? How can we improve the experience for all participants? 

During this 2-week book discussion we will share experiences and advice on how to plan or participate effectively in an online professional development conference.

Webinars [edit]

Monday, April 11, 10:00 PDT - Elluminate recording | chat transcript

Participation [edit]

Facilitators : Lynn Anderson & Terry Anderson

Moderator: Sylvia Currie

Forum Participants:

Webinar Participants:
  • Amy S
  • Anoush Margaryan 
  • Barbara Lindsey 
  • Caterina
  • Chris
  • George Siemens
  • Jenny Mackness
  • Joyce McKnight
  • Liane Sousa
  • Nancy White
  • Susan Stewart

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