Excellence at the Center Conference

Conference Schedule


  • You are invited to meet outside of the entrance to the Barnes and Noble coffee shop in the Elliott University Center at 9am for a short meander to tour of both the Digital ACT Studio & Digital Media Commons located in the lower level of the Jackson Library on campus.  Directors Vaughn Stewart and Armondo Collins will entertain questions and talk about their spaces and partnership.  These are the two newest studio/center spaces on campus.  We highly recommend a visit. If you are going to purchase a drink, we ask that you have your drink in hand and are ready to move with the group at 9 promptly. 
  • 9:30am registration opens, conference hospitality room, School of Education Building 202
  • 10:30 am optional 30-minute campus tour which will start at the registration room
  • Early lunch on your own before conference starts
  • Noon – 12:50 Welcome & keynote
  • 1:00 – 5:00 concurrent sessions with grab & go snack break
  • 5:00 evening meal for those registered
  • 5:30 awards ceremony during meal

We highly recommend that you find your way downtown on Friday night after the conference.


  • Breakfast is not offered at the conference. It is included for those staying at conference hotels. Coffee will be provided prior to the 9am sessions.
  • 9am – 4:00 Concurrent sessions with lunch & grab and go snack break scheduled.  Bottled water & coffee will be provided periodically. Vending machines are available for individual drink purchases on the first floor. 
  • 4:00 – 5:00 virtual business meeting to be attended by personal devices

We highly recommend that you find your way downtown on Saturday night after the conference.


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