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

Featured Speaker – Wednesday, June 20, 2018
10:45 p.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

Presented by West Memphis Schools

Gary Jackson – Principal and the WMSD Cyber-Security TEAM

What’s NEW in K-12 Cyber-Security?

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 p.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

“What’s New in Google”

google

gilley Presented by: Susan Gilley and SWOW Friends swow team

 

Featured Speaker – Wednesday, June 20, 2018
2:30 p.m. – Hot Springs High School Auditorium

“Culture of Innovation”

google

 

Cassi

Cassi Caputo – Google in Education Team

 

 

Featured Speaker – Wednesday and Thursday, June 20-21, 2018
Times: vary – Location: Classroom of the Future in Upstairs Tech Center

amy

Amy Mayer – Fried Technology

Session Titles:
Recipe for Fried Learning: G Suite Hyperdocs and Slides
Beyond the Red Pen: Providing Meaningful Feedback for Students
Google Magic: The Best of the Best Apps & Extensions for Educators
G Suite Utility Belt for Administrators
Creating Engaging Professional Development

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