Agenda

Friday, March 7, 2014

2:30 p.m.

Registration opens (Chevron Auditorium)

3:30 p.m.

Welcome
Catherine Koshland, Vice Provost for Teaching, Learning, Academic Planning, and Facilities and Wood-Calvert Professor in Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
John Mitchell, Vice Provost for Online Learning and Professor of Engineering, Stanford University

3:45 p.m.

Opening Remarks and Q&A
Nicholas B. Dirks, Chancellor, UC Berkeley
John Hennessy, President, Stanford University
Q&A facilitated by:
Greg Niemeyer, Director, Berkeley Center for New Media​​, and Professor, New Media, UC Berkeley
Candace Thille, Senior Research Fellow, Office of the Vice Provost for Online Learning, and Assistant Professor, Education, Stanford University

4:30 p.m.

Remarks
David Kelley
, Founder, IDEO
​“Creative Confidence"

5:15 p.m.

Reception (Great Hall)

6 p.m.

Dinner (Chevron Auditorium)

7:30 p.m.

Announcements

Saturday, March 8, 2014

8:30 a.m.

Late registration and continental breakfast​ (Chevron Auditorium)

9 a.m.

Keynote address
Ellen Junn, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, California State University, Dominguez Hills
“Challenges and Opportunities in Adopting Online Learning Platforms”

9:45 a.m.

Coffee break

10 a.m.

Morning Theme: “Contemporary Learners, Learning Context, and Learning Science”

10 -11 a.m.

Session 1: Opportunities for Consideration in K-12 Education (Home Room)
Organizer:
Jenn Stringer, Associate CIO for Academic Engagement and Director of Educational Technology Services, UC Berkeley

Panelists:
David Malone
, Teacher, Educational Technology Program, San Francisco Unified School District​
Justin Reich, Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow, Harvard University​
John Scott, Doctoral Student Researcher and Instructor, Graduate School of Education and the Berkeley Center for New Media, UC Berkeley

Session 2: Implementing Online Strategies (Sproul Room)
Organizer:
Karen Symms Gallagher, Dean, Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California

Panelists:
Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, Assistant Professor, Education, University of Southern California
John Katzman, Founder and CEO, Noodle
Melora Sundt, Executive Vice Dean and Professor of Clinical Education, Rossier School of Education, University of Southern California

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Session 1: Hybridizing Online and Residential/Co-Present Instructional Models (Chevron Auditorium)
Organizer:

Anne Balsamo, Dean, School of Media Studies, The New School

Panelists:
Radhika Gajjala
, Professor, Media and Communication Studies, Bowling Green State University
Alex Juhasz, Professor, Media Studies, Pitzer College

Session 2: Learning Analytics (Home Room)
Organizer:

Candace Thille, Senior Research Fellow, Office of the Vice Provost for Online Learning, and Assistant Professor, Education, Stanford University

Panelists:
Ryan Baker
, Associate Professor, Cognitive Studies, Teachers College, Columbia University​
Ken Koedinger, Professor, Human Computer Interaction and Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University

12:30 p.m.

Lunch (Chevron Auditorium)

1 p.m.

Keynote address
Eric L. Grimson, Chancellor for Academic Advancement, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Changes in Higher Education with the Advent of Digital Technologies"

2 p.m.

Afternoon theme: “The Changing Ecology of Higher Education”

2--3 p.m.

Session 1: Online Education Meets Traditional Delivery Models (Home Room)
Organizer:
Daniel Greenstein, Director of Education, Postsecondary Success, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Panelists:
Anthony Carnevale
, Director and Research Professor, Georgetown University Center on Education and Workforce
Patrick Methvin, Deputy Director of Postsecondary Success, U.S. Program, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Trace Urdan, Managing Director and Senior Analyst, Education Sector, Wells Fargo Securities

Session 2: Varieties of Student Experience on Four-Year Residential Campuses­ (Chevron Auditorium)
Organizer:
Elizabeth Armstrong, Associate Professor, Sociology and Organizational Studies, University of Michigan

Panelists:
Steven Brint
, Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education, and Professor, Sociology, Public Policy, and Education, UC Riverside
Laura Hamilton, Assistant Professor, Sociology, UC Merced
Jenn Stringer, Associate CIO for Academic Engagement and Director of Educational Technology Services, UC Berkeley

3:15-4:15 p.m.

Afternoon Plenary (Chevron Auditorium)
Innovation in the Instructional Ecosystem: Changing Roles for Faculty and Other Professionals

Organizer:
Robert Lue, Faculty Director, HarvardX, and Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University

Panelists:
Amy Collier, Director, Digital Learning Initiatives, Office of the Vice Provost for Online Learning, Stanford University​
Chris Dellarocas, Director, Digital Learning Initiative and Professor of Information Systems, Boston University

4:20 p.m.

Closing
Distributed remarks orchestrated by Greg Niemeyer, Director, Berkeley Center for New Media,​​ and Professor, New Media, UC Berkeley

Closing remarks by Vice Provosts Catherine Koshland and John Mitchell

4:45 p.m.

Reception

6 p.m.

Conference closes