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[Spring Workshop 2015] Schedule

Screen Shot 2015-03-11 at 10.52.49 PM*This schedule is subject to change. Note: We’ve provided more time between sessions to move between buildings and for setup.

Wednesday June 3rd activities: Please RSVP in the online form setup for the Visual Practice Community Meetup and when you register for the workshop for the ETUG Pub Night/Craft beer tasting at Club Ilia, Wednesday June 3rd , so we can better anticipate our numbers.


Faculty Development

  Learning Design

New models/resources – Case study

Academic Transformation /Experiments/Disruptive Tech


Thursday June 4 – DAY 1 @ SFU BBY

7:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Continental Breakfast
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
9:00 am  – 10:00 am
  Keynote: Simon Bates, UBC
10:00 am  – 10:30 am
Morning Networking Break
10:45 am – 11:30 am

DAC Upper

 Teaching in a Digital Age

Tony Bates


Halpern Centre 1

Mainstreaming Multi-Access Learning and Open Education

Valerie Irvine and Rich MCcue, UVic; Michael Paskevicius, VIU;  Janet Symmons, UVic and Tanya Little, TRU



Halpern Centre 2

Ditching Training Workshops: Building Learning Capacities in New Ways

Stephanie Boychuk and Melissa Robertson, VIU



 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
DAC Upper

A Technologist’s edX Case Study

Ian Linkletter, UBC

Halpern Centre 1

Faculty Development: It’s Complicated    

B.J. Eib and Daniel Nelson, RRU
Tracy Kelly, BCcampus 

Halpern Centre 2

Transforming Institutional Hierarchy: A Student’s Journey

Taryn Goodwin, Student

   12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
   Networking Lunch
 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

DAC Upper

 Open Pedagogy: Defining & Designing

Mary Burgess, Tracy Kelly and Amanda Coolidge, BCcampus

Halpern Centre 1

Let’s Collaborate: Considering, Designing, Developing and Sustaining Province-Wide Faculty ProD Initiative

Emily Schudel, Camosun

Halpern Centre 2

Mobile Technology Integration in an Applied Science Program: Forestry goes Paperless

Michael Pasckevicius, VIU

3:00 pm –3:45 pm

DAC Upper

Outreach Activities: Service – Learning Web Projects

Mohd Abdullah, TRU

Halpern Centre 1

Open the Box on Quality: An Open source Quality Measurement Framework

Chad O’Brien and Gina Bennett, College of the Rockies

Halpern Centre 2

An Integrated Approach to the Practice of Ed Development

 Jessica Earle-Meadows, Janet Dhanani, and Erin Yun, UBC

**Note: This session will be 90 minutes and will end at 4:30 pm

4:00 pm to 4:30 pm 
4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

 POSTERS and Showcase at DAC Lower Level 

*Appetizers and a no host bar.

  • Accessibility Toolkit – Amanda Coolidge – BCcampus
  • BCOER Librarians –  Erin Fields, UBC, Debra Flewelling, Douglas College & Leva Lee, BCcampus
  • ETUG! – Members from SCETUG
  • Evolving Towards Open at JIBC, Tannis Morgan, Justice Institute of BC
  • Imagine a world where marking student essays was fun – Daniel Reeve, Camosun College
  • Let’s Re-imagine Faculty Development – Daniel Nelson, B.J. Eib, Royal Roads University & Tracy Kelly, BCcampus
  • Privacy and Teaching and Learning: What do We Need to Know? – Denise Goudy, BCcampus
  • Robots in Education – Rich McCue and Valerie Irvine, University of Victoria and Tanya Little, TRU
  • Vancouver Maker Education/ Mozilla App Maker–  Helen Lee, Justice Institute of BC
  • The Web in Your Pocket: Distributing Digital Resources Using LibraryBox –  Debra Flewelling, Douglas College, Gina Bennett, College of the Rockies & Leva Lee, BCcampus
6:30 pm
 ETUG Dinner  (DAC Upper)

            Friday June 5 th Day 2

8:00 am – 8:50 am
Continental Breakfast
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
9:00 am  – 10:30 am

DAC Upper

Creating Conditions for Well-Being in Learning Environments

Alisa Stanton, Rosie Dahaliwal, and David Zandvliet, SFU


 Halpern Centre 1

By The Pen


Susan Clements-Vivian, and Jason Toal, SFU

Halpern Centre 2

Session 1: Intentional Collaboration: Moving Beyond Sharing in Higher Education (45)

Melissa Jakubec, Michelle Harrison, and Kelly Warnock, TRU

Session 2: PDPIE Framework: Online Course Development Quality Cycle (45)

Afsahneh Sharif, UBC

DAC Lower

Session 1: How do we increase universities support of professors OER and social network use in teaching Practice? (45)

Janet Symmons, UVic

Session 2 Adopting an open textbook: It doesn’t need to be all or nothing (45)
Lauri Aesoph, BCcampus

10:30 am – 11:00 am
Morning Break
11:00 am –11:45

DAC Upper

Yoga for Computer Users

Mohd Abdullah, TRU

 Halpern Centre 1

Using the Marginalia Annotation Tool to Critally Engage Students in Online Discussions of Assigned Readings

Lannie Kanevsky, SFU


Halpern Centre 2

Digitizing the Toolbox- Taking Trades Programs Online

Melissa Robertson and Stephanie Boychuk, VIU

12:00 Noon – 1:15
Networking Lunch
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC)
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

DAC Upper

“A Chicken in Every Pot”: Support strategies for faculty going online

Brian Powell and Hope Miller, Douglas College

Halpern Centre 1

Virtual Reality—Real Learning: Hands-on with Google Cardboard

Gina Bennett, College of the Rockies and Leva Lee, BCcampus


Halpern Centre 2

Sensemaking in the changing world of learning design

Irwin DeVries and Tania Elias, TRU


2:10 pm -2:30 pm
   Refreshments – Ice Cream Break
Diamond Alumni Centre (DAC Upper)
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

DAC Upper

 Keynote: Exploring Learning Ecologies: Models and Experiences So Far

Paul Hibbitts, SFU