Wednesday, January 17 Keynote Event:
Gary Lopez Ph. D.
Join Gary Lopez on January 17, 2013, when he discusses his insights on technology-based solutions and new business models in education.
Dr. Lopez has been working in software development, media production, and education for 30 years. He is currently the Founder and Executive Director of Monterey Institute for Technology and Education (MITE), a non-profit corporation dedicated to helping meet society’s need for access to quality education, and the manager of the National Repository of Online Courses (NROC) and HippoCampus.org. MITE receives its major funding from The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
Dr. Lopez is also the former President and CEO of NETg (1997-2002). NETg developed a library of more than 1,200 multimedia-based courses, grew to more than 800 employees, and had offices in 30 countries. Dr. Lopez received a BS in Zoology from University of California, Davis in 1973, and a Ph.D. in Marine Biology from Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 1982.
January 15 – Pre-Conference All Day Training Workshops
Attendees can choose to attend the Scenario-Based Question Writing Boot Camp conducted by Dr. William Thalheimer OR the SimWriter Simplicity training workshop.
January 16 & 17 – Main Conference
The two-day main conference is a destination to learn theories behind immersive learning, investigate simulation authoring, and look deeper into the practice of using immersive learning in the real world. We will discuss why, how, when and with what to simulate.
Please visit www.ImmersiveLearningUniversity.com
today to receive the early bird registration discount and learn more about this wonderful opportunity to expand your learning horizons and network with key industry experts.
We look forward to seeing you at ILU 2013!