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The following colleges and universities were represented at the conference through the presentations and poster sessions presenters.

Alamo Colleges DistrictMercer UniversityUniversity of California San Diego
Auburn UniversityMinerva UniversityUniversity of Central Florida
California State University, NorthridgeMissouri State UniversityUniversity of Delaware
Calvin UniversityPacific UniversityUniversity of Florida
Cleveland State UniversityPenn State ShenangoUniversity of Kentucky
Concordia UniversityProvidence CollegeUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Daytona State CollegeRingling College of Art and DesignUniversity of Michigan
Duke UniversityRowan UniversityUniversity of Missouri
D’Youville UniversitySanta Fe CollegeUniversity of Nebraska at Kearney
Eastern Florida State CollegeSouth Georgia State CollegeUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversitySouthern Illinois UniversityUniversity of North Florida
Florida International UniversitySouthern New Hampshire UniversityUniversity of Pennsylvania
Florida Gulf Coast UniversityThe Chicago School of Professional PsychologyUniversity of Rochester
Florida SouthWestern State CollegeThe Ohio State UniversityUniversity of South Florida
Georgia Institute of TechnologyThe University of Texas at San AntonioUniversity of Virginia
Hood CollegeThe University of Texas Rio Grande ValleyUtah State University
Kennesaw State UniversityUnity Environmental UniversityValencia College
Lake-Sumter State CollegeUniversity of AlabamaVilnius University, Lithuania
MacEwan UniversityUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesVirginia Tech

Keynote – Dr. Ray Schroeder

Dr. Ray Schroeder
Dr. Ray Schroeder

Dr. Ray Schroeder is a Senior Fellow of the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) and Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS). After several years as an instructor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, he came to the university in Springfield in 1977, beginning as an assistant professor, then associate, then full professor, prior to becoming an emeritus professor in 2001. During his tenure, he launched the online learning program at UIS in 1997. He founded the Center for Online Learning, Research and Service and became Associate Vice Chancellor for Online Learning in 2013, a position held until 2021. To continue research, publication and presentations, Ray was appointed Senior Fellow for Online Learning in the Provost’s Office beginning in August 2021, returning to Professor Emeritus in August 2022.

The recipient of numerous national awards and citations for individual excellence and leadership from many associations and entities including the Sloan Consortium (OLC), US Distance Learning Association, American Journal of Distance Education, Illinois Council for Continuing Higher Education, University of Wisconsin and University of Illinois, Ray is the author of book chapters, articles, widely read curated reading lists, blogs, and social media feeds on news and research in online learning/educational technology. Ray is a noted speaker, consultant, researcher, and author on topics related to online learning, emerging educational technologies, and technology-enhanced learning.

He has also recently published articles on the top of generative AI: “This Fall, How Will You Integrate Gen AI Into Your University Work?“, “Productively and Painlessly Integrating Gen AI Into Your Fall Classes“, and “Generative AI in College and Departmental Administration.”

We look forward to his keynote address, Preparing for Gen AI in the Higher Education Mainstream.

Closing – Sid Dobrin

Dr. Sid Dobrin

Dr. Sid Dobrin is a Professor and Chair in the Department of English at the University of Florida. Positioned within writing studies, Dobrin’s research focuses on aspects of the Digital Humanities and Environmental Humanities. Specifically, his work considers the relationship between writing and emerging technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Augmented Reality (AR), and Virtual Reality (VR). Dobrin is the Founding Director of the Trace Innovation Initiative, a research hub that studies emerging writing technologies such as AI, AR, and VR. Dr. Dobrin has been named a Digital Thought Leader by Adobe. He is also a member of the Florida Institute for National Security (FINS), part of UF’s AI Initiative.

Join us for his closing session, What Comes Next? Questions about GenAI and Higher Education Moving Forward.


Agenda at a Glance:

Sunday, September 24, 2023

Times (EST)Daily Events
8:00 – 4:00Registration (Pegasus pre-function area)
8:00 – 9:00Buffet Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00Keynote Address: Dr. Ray Schroeder
10:15 – 11:15Concurrent session #1
11:30 – 12:30Concurrent session #2
12:30 – 1:30Buffet Lunch
1:30 – 3:00AI Poet and Photo Booth (#TeachWithAI2023)
1:30 – 2:30Concurrent session #3
2:45 – 3:45Concurrent session #4
4:00 – 5:00Reception*, Poster Session, & Vendor Expo
*Open bar reception; Dinner on your own

Monday, September 25, 2023

Times (EST)Daily Events
8:00 – 4:00Registration (Pegasus pre-function area)
8:00 – 9:00Buffet Breakfast
9:00 – 10:00Concurrent session #5
10:15 – 11:15Concurrent session #6
11:30 – 12:30Concurrent session #7
12:30 – 1:30Buffet Lunch. Speaker: Dr. Michael Johnson
1:30 – 3:00AI Poet and Photo Booth (#TeachWithAI2023)
1:30 – 2:30Concurrent session #8
2:45 – 3:45Concurrent session #9
4:00 – 5:00Closing Speaker: Dr. Sid Dobrin
5:00 – 5:15Closing Thoughts, Raffle, & Conference Gift


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