We are pleased to announce the 8th Sloan-C International Conference on Asynchronous Learning Networks (ALN), The Power of Online Learning: The Faculty Experience will be held on November 8-10, 2002 in Orlando Florida. The conference is being hosted by the University of Central Florida in cooperation with the Sloan Center for Online Education (SCOLE) at Olin and Babson Colleges, American Distance Education Consortium (ADEC) and the Pennsylvania State University.
The Rosen Centre Hotel, one of Orlando's premier conference centers, is this year's conference site. The Rosen Centre is just 15 minutes from the Orlando International Airport, and convenient to many Orlando-area attractions. This year's conference will be more exciting than ever. It features a keynote speaker, five pre-conference workshops, an exhibit hall, and over 100 topics to choose from seven concurrent sessions.
Featured Keynote Speaker: Chris Dede
Chris Dede is the Timothy E. Wirth Professor of Learning Technologies at Harvard's Graduate School of Education. He is also Chair of the Learning & Teaching Area in the School.
Here are some topic samples...
Eliminating Accessibility Barriers in Distance Learning David Barrow-Britton, Conrad N. Hilton College Morgan Geddie, Conrad N. Hilton College
The CSUSM Script-Interpreter Pair in Java: Tools for Creating Conversational Tutoring Systems Rika Yoshii, California State University Alastair Milne, California State University
Online Laboratories and Interactive Simulations in ALNs Haniph A. Latchman, University of Florida Denis Gillet, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Jim Henry, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Oscar Crisalle, University of Florida
Register now and take advantage of the early bird discount. For registration or more information about the conference, visit our website. You can also call our toll free number or email us. We appreciate you sharing this information with your colleages and friends.
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