Connections 2014

Online registration has now closed. If you wish to attend Connections please contact Michelle Lowry.

 Connections Logo 2014

Join us at Okanagan College's Ninth Annual Employee Learning Conference

Connections 2014

Tuesday, August 19 and
Wednesday, August 20
 Kelowna Campus

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The first section of the form entitled RSVP must be completed. If you are attending Connections 2014 please complete the Registration Details section and the Concurrent Workshops section for whichever day you plan to attend. When you are finished click on the Preview button, PRINT the form for your records and then click on the Submit button. You cannot PRINT after submitting the form.
YES, I will attend Connections 2014.
Please accept my regrets; I will not attend.
Given Name (as you prefer it on your name badge)
Employee Number:
AdmissionsAdvancement and Alumni
Ancillary & Business ServicesArts
Board of GovernorsBusiness
Campus Development & Facilities ManagementContinuing Studies
Distance EducationEducation Council
Executive OfficeFinancial Services
Foundational ProgramsHealth & Social Development
Human ResourcesInstitutional Research
International EducationInstitute for Learning and Teaching
IT ServicesLegal Affairs & Policy Development
LibraryPublic Affairs
Records & RegistrationRegional Dean's Office
ScienceStudent Services
TechnologiesTrades & Apprenticeship
My email address is:
Registration Details
Employee Group:
Admin Association
BCGEU Support Staff
BCGEU Instructional
Board Member / Other
Continuing Studies Instructor
Excluded Staff
OC Faculty Association
Student Employee
Primary College Region:
South Okanagan
Central Okanagan
North Okanagan
Shuswap / Revelstoke
Please indicate which day you will attend Connections 2014.
Tuesday, August 19th
Wednesday, August 20th
Not attending
9:00 - 9:30 am Registration in the Breezeway. Coffee and goodies available.
9:30 - 10:15 am Plenary Session - President's Address and video presentation
10:30 - 11:30 am Learning Symposia 1 - see below to register
11:30 am - 12:45 pm Lunch in the Courtyard and fun activity
Your conference package will include a lunch ticket to be presented when you arrive for lunch. Food trucks will be set up in the courtyard and your ticket will be valid for lunch from one food vendor between 11:30 am and 12:45 pm
Please select the workshops you will attend. These sessions will occur each day at these times. Please note: some workshops only occur on one day. A description of each workshop can be found in the workshop planner.
Concurrent Workshops
10:30 - 11:30 am Session A:
A1: Smile: You are on customer service camera!
A2: Delicious, healthy, food!
A3: How to effectively manage learning in and out of class with a Lenovo Thinkpad tablet and Moodle
A4: Moodle 101
A5: Making inexpensive study models for demonstration in the classroom
A6: R & R Yoga
A7: The Future - in the Okanagan Valley
A8: Prezi - ready to share your prezi with the world?
A9: Introducing students to community: the benefits of service learning (TUESDAY ONLY)
A10: The term professor two-step
1:00 - 2:00 pm Session B:
B1: Banner - the truth is out there
B2: Advanced MS Office Skills
B3: Model Technology - Enhanced Classroom
B4: SURVIVE! What to do if stuck in the woods
B5: PD info session from Royal Roads University
B6: Enactus, going beyond business
B7: Bullying didn't end with high school
B8: Pearson Canada
B9: Contractor 101
B10: New technologies in practical assessment
B11: Items you can stream: Let us show you how, with your Library team, you can learn it now...
2:15 - 2:45 pm - ILT presentation and wrap up
2:45 pm Come and taste some of the Okanagan's best in the ATRIUM

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