ICT Summit Schedule
*Times subject to change.
The summit will be held in the Campus Center Auditorium at UMass Amherst.
Coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided to attendees.
|An introduction by Patricia Galvis-Assmus.|
|9:10-10am||Panel 1: Open Collaboration|
|A panel discussion that will introduce attendees to open collaboration models that are being used today and discuss their professional experiences in the growing open source community.|
Leslie Hawthorn- Oregon State University Open Source Labs
Kate James - MIT Open Courseware
Charlie Schweik - UMass Amherst
|10-11am||Panel 2: Cultivating a 1st Class Education|
|A panel discussion about building a 1st class education and the role that IT plays in it.|
Youlanda Gibbons - Georgetown University
Norman Bier - Open Learning Initiative
Ken Udas - UMass Online
|11-12:15pm||At Your Own Speed Dating|
|A networking session allowing educators, professionals, administrators, and students to meet and share their interests.|
|Lunch is free of charge and will be provided for attendees.|
|1-2:30pm||IT in the Valley|
Rally to Action
The Provost will announce and present a new initiative.
Computing Drivers License:
What computer literacies do students require in the professional world?
Iinnovative IT practitioners in the
5 College Community. Speaker's Page
|2:30-3:30pm||1st Class Education Discussion|
|Lightning presenters from IT in the Valley session will facilitate breakout discussions educational endeavors.|
|3:30-4:30pm||Getting Wiki with It: Collaborations in Academia|
|This is a two part session that shares how to work with the academic system to find success for collaborative initiatives and explore options to protect intellectual property.
Elisa Lanzi discussing the Five College Shared Media
and Intellectual Property Committee
|4:30-5pm||Connections/ Closing Remarks|
|This session gives attendees a chance to either connect with those they have met during the summit or meet with anyone or project group that they may not have had a chance to meet during the summit .|
|Location: UMass Amherst Campus Center Reading Room.|