[LON-CAPA-announce] LON-CAPA Conference: Mark your Calendars

Felicia Berryman felicia@lon-capa.org
Mon, 27 Nov 2006 13:03:37 -0500

The next LON-CAPA Conference and Workshop will take place

 May 17th-May 19th, 2007

at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Thursday, May 17th, will be a pre-workshop day with intro sessions, 
Friday and Saturday will be the regular conference days.

Registration will be $20 for the pre-workshop, and $65 for the regular 

A preliminary agenda is attached.


Noon - Intro Talk
12:30-15:00: Training: Basics
15:00-16:00: Featured experience talks
16:00-18:00: Training: Authoring
19:00-21:00: Reception

9:00 General Welcome
9:15-10:00 LON-CAPA Project Overview and Recent Developments
10:00-noon TRACKS
* High School: THEDUMP, experience talks
* Higher Education: experience talks
noon: Lunch
13:00-14:00: Posters
14:00-16:00: Training: Course Coordination and Exams, Slots
16:00-17:00: TRACKS Subject area groups
17:00: Dinner

9:00-11:30: Advanced Authoring (incl. conditions, bridgetasks)
11:30-12:30: Lunch
12:30-14:30: Training: Communication and Collaboration (portfolio, groups)
* Guided worktime
* Free time (optional tour of UIUC Virtual Reality Cave)
* Training: Domain coordination (for domain coordinators and system 
administrators only)
* Board meeting (closed session)
17:30-19:30: Dinner (including "Upcoming Features" talk)

Felicia Berryman
LON-CAPA Support Coordinator
Michigan State University
Phone:  (517)432-9866
Technical Support Available at:
   http://www.loncapa.msu.edu - MSU Users
   http://www.help.lon-capa.org - General