Plug-In+Reboot 2017 registration now open

Curt BonkRegistration for Miami University’s 3rd annual Plug-In+Reboot is now open. This year’s event will be from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Jan. 18, at King Library.

Attendees will participate in presentations, hands-on workshops about teaching with technology, and sessions aiming to reinvigorate their bodies and spirits.

Curt Bonk, a professor at Indiana University and an authority on emerging technologies for learning, will give this year’s keynote speech. He will present “Education 20/20 meets Education 3.0: Visions of Our Changing Learning World” at 9 a.m. in 322 McGuffey Hall.

Bonk authored Empowering Online Learning, The Handbook of Blended Learning and other widely used books. He will lead two workshops for limited groups with a deep dive into using technology to enhance engaged learning.

The Technology (Plug-In) sessions will include:

  • Technology “test kitchen.”
  • Course Showcase. * Teaching with social media.
  • Engaging students with technology. * Web and document accessibility.

Wellness (Reboot) sessions will include:

  • Chair massage.
  • Calming foods and green tea.
  • Aromatherapy.
  • Blood pressure checks.
  • An exercise “Sample Platter.”

Breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided, and the day will end with an ice cream social.

Participants can enter to win theater tickets, a Fitbit, Adobe Acrobat Pro, fitness center passes, PhotoShop Elements and Premier Elements 14 and more.

To register and view the full event schedule, visit MiamiOh.edu/plugin-reboot2017.

Email Plugin-Reboot@MiamiOh.edu with questions.