We are Virtually Connecting from the AMICAL 2018 conference, which will be held this year May 4-7 at the American University of Central Asia in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
Both keynotes at this event have a digital literacy focus, and will be livestreamed on YouTube. The links below take you to the keynote abstract and the link to watch:
- Students at the center, all of us in support: Digital competencies at scale in the liberal arts by Gina Siesing (May 6, 9am Bishkek time)
- Digital Literacy…is it critical? by John Traxler (May 5 at 11:30 Bishkek time)
Sunday May 6 with keynote speakers Gina Siesing & John Traxler
We are planning a session on Sunday, May 6 at 13:45 Bishkek time with Gina Siesing, CIO and Constance A. Jones Director of Libraries at Bryn Mawr College (@gsiesing on Twitter) and John Traxler (@JohnTraxler on Twitter), who was Professor of Mobile Learning, the world’s first, from September 2009, and now Professor of Digital Learning in the Institute of Education at the University of Wolverhampton. Our onsite buddy will be Nadine Aboulmagd and our virtual buddy will be Maha Bali. Please see below for the timezone conversion to your local time. You can watch the livestream or recording in the embedded video below, or you can join the session and be part of the conversation!
To join the session, please leave a comment below or tweet to @vconnecting or @bali_maha and we’ll ask you to send us your email so we can send you a link to join the Google Hangout on the day.
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