DAILY UPDATE for Friday, April 7

IMPORTANT UPDATES for our Conference Attendees

Conference Registration Desk – Napoleon Foyer (Sheraton New Orleans)

Friday, April 7:                7:30am – 12:00pm

Wireless Internet Access for Conference Space 

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We hope you enjoy your final day at OLC Innovate! Thank you again to the entire steering committee, track chairs, and others involved with planning this event. Mark your calendars now and plan to join us at OLC Innovate 2018 (April 18-20), at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tennessee! The Call of Presentations is expected to open in September. 

Don’t forget that our next conference is OLC Accelerate 2017 (November 15-17, Orlando).  Join us in our commitment to accelerating online learning worldwide – registration is now open!  Submit your proposal for presentation for this conference until May 22. 

Today’s Highlights

Citizen Science: How Everyday People Are Reshaping Scientific Research And Discovery – Friday Keynote

Rise and shine for our breakfast and our final keynote address, where Darlene Cavalier will discuss citizen science. 7:45am breakfast, Grand Ballroom, 8:15am Keynote, Grand Ballroom

Regular concurrent sessions begin at 9:45am today.

Innovation Lab and Conclusion of the Whose Design is it Anyway? competition  

The Innovation Lab’s Whose Design is it Anyway? competion wraps up today with the final round.  Winning teams from Heats 1-3 will engage in a final improv session. Prizes will be awarded. 10:30am, Napoleon Exhibit Hall

Today’s Featured Sessions

Friday Special Events

View On-Demand Recordings of the Live Streamed Sessions, Presenter PPTs, and More!

Activate Your Access to Conference Materials

Ensure you have access to all the uploaded session materials and streamed session recordings. 

  • Log into your OLC website user account, then click the “Activate” button below to access session materials and streams.
  • Select “Program” or “Streamed Sessions” from the “Activate” landing page. “Program” will direct you to the full program; “Streamed Sessions” will direct you to only those sessions that are being streamed.
  • Click on the desired session title to view session details.
  • You will find an orange “Watch This Session” button in the top right of the page of each session that is being streamed. If the session is not being streamed, there will not be a “Watch” button.
  • Presenter-provided session materials (if available) can be downloaded by clicking on the orange “Session Materials” button. If there is no button, the presenter has not yet uploaded their materials.
  • You will have access to the on-demand streams for a full year post-conference. 

Note: You must be logged in to your OLC user account to view the “Watch This Session” button on the streamed sessions.

A step-by-step procedure of how to access and view the streamed session recordings may be found on our FAQ page (in the Virtual Conference FAQ section). 

For easier access to the streaming program as well as crowd-sourced tips for enjoying the streaming portion of the conference, visit the new Virtual Lounge page. 

On-demand access of all recorded sessions is provided to onsite and virtual attendees post-conference for one year. 

Activate Full Conference Access

Additional Items of Note

  • Please note that hotel check-out today is 12:00pm.  You may check your bags for storage with the bell stand in the hotel lobby.
  • A boarding pass printing station, located in the Napoleon foyer near the conference registration desk, is available for use by all conference attendees.
  • Thank you again to all of our OLC conference sponsors and exhibitors, with special thanks to our National Titanium Sponsors and to National Webcasting Partner Sonic Foundry for providing the live-stream and on-demand recordings of webcast sessions to all attendees!

See you in November at OLC Accelerate 2017!