Thursday, February 12, 2015
River’s Edge Convention Center, 2nd Floor Atrium
Conference Opening, Tim Brockman, Supervisor of Information Systems, Forest Lake School District
Unconference Session Topic Selection and Schedule Building, Tim Wilson, Osseo School District
Unconference Sessions Section 1
Unconference Sessions Section 2
Unconference Sessions Section 3
|1:30 p.m.||Group Photo (Wear your TIES shirt!)
Atrium Area of the Convention Center
TIES: The Big Picture, Wilson Suite
Taking Advantage of Cloud-Based Services to Provide Better Uptime and Save Money, Opportunities Suite
Effective Technology Team Strategies, Stockinger Suite
Hear about the latest products and how they are innovatively used in the classroom and school district. After the showcase, visit with the vendors at the Vendor Exhibit Hall.
Vendor Exhibits, Wii Bowling Tournament, and Hospitality
Hospitality and Wii Bowling Tournament Finals
Friday, February 13, 2015
What's A Composable Enterprise and How Does It Help Me?, Herberger Suite
Chromebook Implementation and Support, Stockinger Suite
Tim Brockman, Forest Lake Public Schools; Ed Heier, Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan Public Schools
What criteria should you use when choosing a mobile device for the classroom? Does “one size fit all?” Who should be involved in the decision? Come discuss these questions and others with your peers at this community of interest open forum.
Best Practices for Google Apps for Education, Wilson Suite
How to Manage Digital Certificates, Stockinger Suite
Moderator: Lynn Tenney, Inver Grove Heights Public School
Participate and hear what districts are doing to enhance security for student safety. A panel will share different vendors and solutions and how they may integrate with each other or other systems. Make connections with districts that have already implemented systems you might be planning or previewing.
Personal Learning Networks for Technology Professionals, Stockinger Suite
Start up #MNTechlead and become part of the conversation as we work together to transform technology use in education.
iPad Management, Opportunities Suite
|12 p.m.||Conference Closing Session and Lunch