[LON-CAPA-dev] LON-CAPA Conference Registration & Info

Helen Keefe lon-capa-dev@mail.lon-capa.org
Wed, 04 Dec 2002 14:35:24 -0500


Due to time constraints, please register via email for the third annual
workshop and conference.


January 17th and 18th, 2003
Truckee Meadows Community College
Reno, Nevada

To register, please provide the following information to 
Helen Keefe by December 16th, 2002:

1. Name
2. Title
3. Institution
4. Email address
5. Mailing address
6. Dates of attendance
7. Thursday Reception - # attending
8. Friday Dinner - # attending
9. Saturday Dinner - # attending

Training workshops will be offered.  A & B may be run concurrently with C.
10. Please select from the following in order of preference:
A. Author
B. Course Coordinator
C. System Administrator

Breakout Sessions
You are cordially invited to participate in working sessions addressing
some of LON-CAPA’s concerns.  
11. Please choose 2  of the following (A-E) in order of your preference
(You will be assigned to only one):
A. Economic Stability
        Explore various models of sustainability
B. Content Creation
        As more features are developed, content needs to be created to take
advantage of these features.  What are the key assumptions and guidelines?
C. Content Quality
        Existing content must be evaluated for quality and improved to
advantage of LON-CAPA features. Criteria need to be developed for
D. Research Efforts
        Research efforts should be collaborative and well coordinated.
E. Evaluation
        With the help of the Evaluation Advisory Board, evaluation efforts
to be furthered, well documented, and disseminated. 

12. Is there a particular topic you would like to see addressed at the

13. If you are planning to give a presentation, please provide:
        Time needed:
        Equipment needs:
Note: Please send your presentation to Gerd Kortemeyer
(korte@lite.msu.edu), so it can be uploaded to our website in time for
the conference.

Travel & Hotel
To assist with your planning, please note that we will cover the
following conference participation costs:

Airfare (you must book with our agent, Spartan Travel; 1-800-684-7384).
You must register for the conference before booking your flight.

Hotel accommodations (overnight room charges will be booked and billed
directly by us). Hotel accommodations will be provided by the Sienna
Hotel (http://www.sienareno.com/).

All conference meals (Thurs.- Reception, Fri.- B-L-Di, Sat.- B-L-Di,
Sun.– B).

Shuttle Service to and from the airport will be provided by the hotel.
Transportation between the hotel and conference site will be provided.

Incidental room charges, taxis, airport parking, car rental, and meals
during travel days are at your own expense.

Helen Keefe
LON-CAPA/ ITR Project Manager
Laboratory for Instructional Technology in Education
111 North Kedzie Labs
East Lansing, MI 48824

E-mail: helen@lon-capa.org
Web:   http://www.lite.msu.edu/
Phone: 517-432-9867
Fax:   517-432-5653