February 25 - 27, 2019
The Line LA Live

Main Conference: Day 1

7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration & Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:45 am Chairperson’s Opening Remarks


Dano Weisbord

Director of Sustainability and Campus Planning
Smith College


Jeffrey Ashley PhD.

Director of Teaching & Learning Center
Thomas Jefferson University


Marie-Christine Potvin

Interim Director Occupational Therapy Program
Thomas Jefferson University


Martha Añez

Associate Director Interior Design Interior Architecture Programs
Thomas Jefferson University


Monique Chabot PhD.

Assistant Professor Occupational Therapy- East Falls Campus
Thomas Jefferson University

10:00 am - 11:00 am Morning Networking Break & Demonstration Drive

The Active Learning: Ecosystem

11:00 am - 12:05 pm Creating Competitive and Cost Effective Spaces

11:00 am - 12:05 pm The EdTech Market

11:00 am - 12:05 pm Private Public Partnerships


Cristi Ford PhD.

Associate Vice Provost, Center for Innovation in Learning and Student Success
University of Maryland, University College

Choose your Focus
First Selection: 11:00AM - 11:30AM | Second Selection: 11:35 AM - 12:05 PM
Participants will be sorted into groups of 10-15 to take part in Interactive Discussions around the topics below. Attendees will have the
opportunity to select two topics and will rotate between their choices every 45 minutes. Discussion groups are kept small to ensure all attendees get the opportunity to ask their most pressing questions, ensuring a perfectly tailored experience.

12:05 pm - 1:00 pm Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Using Technology to Create an Active Learning Environment

Laura Lucas - Learning Spaces Manageer, St. Edward's University

Laura Lucas

Learning Spaces Manageer
St. Edward's University


Catherine Rudowsky

Dean of Libraries
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi


Ed Evans

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Afternoon Networking Break


Rita-Marie Conrad PhD.

Senior Pedagogical Consultant-Center for Teaching and Learning
UC, Berkeley Center for Teaching and Learning

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm GENERATION Z Why Design is Changing...Again


David Woodburry

Associate Head of User Experience
North Carolina State University


James Frazee

Director of Instructional Technology Services
San Diego State University


Megan Dee Durocher

Audio Visual and Integration Experience Solutions Architect
University of Southern California


Chi Hang Lo

IT Analyst
University of Southern California

5:00 pm - 5:00 pm End of Day One & Cocktail Reception