CONFERENCE

Conference Registration Fee: $ 175.00
June 20-21, 2018

To see the full Conference Schedule of Events – CLICK HERE
Conference Program Final Version – Coming Soon
 

HSTI 2018 Keynote and Featured Speakers

Opening Keynote - Wednesday, June 20, 2018
9:00 a.m. - Hot Springs High School Auditorium

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Roy Rowe

Welcome from Mr. Roy Rowe – HSTI Creator

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Steve Dembo           Teach42

Opening Keynote Speaker
Steve Dembo
Invent the Future – Innovation Nation

HSTI Conference Breakout Session Strands/Topics

will include the following each day:

Coding in Education
Emerging Technologies
Maker Tools and 3D printing
Google for Education
Online Learning - Personalized Learning
Social Media Tools, Integration, and Resources
DIS – Security, E-Rate, Infrastructure and Networks
BYOD and 1:1 computing
Interactive Tech - Gaming and Virtual Reality
Apps for Educators
Wearable Tech and Gadgets
Technology for Classrom Teachers (K-12)
Technology for District and Building Administrators (K-12)
Tech for IT Directors and Staff
Ed Tech in Higher Education
Assessment Tech Tools
STEM/STEAM
Mobile Technology
Robotics and Drone Tech
Curriculum and Instructional Leaders
New Innovations in Ed Tech

Featured Speaker – Wednesday, June 20, 2018
12:00 p.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

weird tech

“The Weird, Wild and Wonderful Side of Education Technology”
Presented by: Steve Dembo

Featured Speaker – Wednesday, June 20, 2018
1:15 a.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

“What’s New in Google”

google

gilley Presented by: Susan Gilley and SWOW Friends swow team

 

 
Featured Guests 

The EduTech Guys - LIVE at HSTI 2018

You will have a chance to watch and hear David Henderson of Southwest Arkansas Ed Coop and Jeff Madlock of Hope Public Schools present HSTI live coverage during the 2018 event.

Visit their website for more info: http://www.edutechguys.com

 

 

Featured General Speaker – Thursday, June 21, 2018
9:00 a.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

tom murray                                       tom book

Thomas C. Murray – Director of Innovation for Future Ready Schools

https://www.thomascmurray.com/

Featured Session - Thursday, June 21, 2018
10:30 a.m. - Hot Springs High School Auditorium

“Robotics, Maker Spaces, and Cool Technology”
STEAM

matt Presented by: 
Dr. Matt Sutherlin, Michelle Johnson, and Friends
michelle johnson

 

 

Featured Session - Thursday, June 21, 2018
11:45 a.m. - Hot Springs High School Auditorium

“Artificial Intelligences in the Classroom”

artificial intelligence

harry Presented by: 
Harry Dickens and Tonia McMillan
tonia

 

Featured Speaker –  Thursday, June 21, 2018
1:00 p.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

Chris Jones

Dr. Chris Jones 
CEO and Lead Maker – Arkansas Regional Innovation HUB

ARHUB

Closing General Session - Thursday, June 21, 2018
2:15 p.m. - Hot Springs High School Auditorium

dustin

Dustin Nickerson
”Teenagers Aren’t Real People.”

 

 

Conference Registration fee includes access:  full conference, lunch, snacks, vendor exhibits, keynotes/featured sessions and access to all breakout sessions.
 

HSTI Conference Breakout Session Strands/Topics include the following:

Coding in Education
Emerging Technologies
Maker Tools and 3D printing
Google for Education
Online Learning - Personalized Learning
Social Media Tools, Integration, and Resources
DIS – Security, E-Rate, Infrastructure and Networks
BYOD and 1:1 computing
Interactive Tech - Gaming and Virtual Reality
Apps for Educators
Wearable Tech and Gadgets
Technology for Classrom Teachers (K-12)
Technology for District and Building Administrators (K-12)
Tech for IT Directors and Staff
Ed Tech in Higher Education
Assessment Tech Tools
STEM/STEAM
Mobile Technology
Robotics and Drone Tech
Curriculum and Instructional Leaders
New Innovations in Ed Tech



Arkansas Department of Education recognizes Hot Springs Technology Conference as a source for teacher "technology" in-service hours.  Attendees will be provided a certificate of attendance at the conference.

ADE IN-SERVICE APPROVAL # 5330111700000