Academic Technology Expo 1.11.13

It’s that time of year again – Academic Technology Expo time! Last year’s event was an overwhelming success, and we expect nothing less this time around. We will have more presentations, more topics, more interaction, and a keynote presentation by Dr. Mark Morvant. Beverages and lunch will be provided, and we will surely be giving stuff away.

WHEN: January 11th, 2013 – 9:30AM – 4:30PM
WHERE: Devon Energy Hall – 1st Floor
WHAT: A full day focused on one of the most important and pressing topics in higher education – academic technology!


  • One University, Innovation Meets Tradition, Dr. Mark Morvant (Keynote Presentation)
  • iTunes U inside and outside of the classroom, Brandt Smith (Interactive Presentation)
  • Using Technology to engage students in the Action Center, Cindy Gordon & Mark Walvoord (Workshop)
  • Academic Integrity in Online Learning: The Value and Significance of Exam Proctoring in Online Courses, Roberto Voci and Tammara Williams-Dias (Interactive Presentation)
  • D2L 10 Upgrade, Michelle Crowe & Kevin Buck (Interactive Presentation)
  • Student Response Systems/Clickers, Bruce Mason, Sepideh Stewart (Panel Discussion)
  • Scholarly Communication Issues, Karen Rupp-Serrano (Roundtable Discussion)
  • The Core (Interactive Presentation)
  • Creating Interactive Textbooks using iBooks Author, Austin Lau & Mario Rosas(Workshop)
  • Preparing our Faculty: Integrating iPads into instruction, Dr. Teresa DeBacker (Interactive Presentation)
  • Social Media/Social Support, Janna Martin (Roundtable Discussion)
  • Using Zotero to Gather and Manage Citations, Molly Strothmann (Interactive Presentation)
  • Presentation on the OU Electronic Information Technology and Multimedia Policy, Suzette Dyer & Alicia Burris (interactive Presentation)
  • Getting Started with Lecture Capture, Kevin Blake (Interactive Presentation)
  • What is Data Management and Why Do We Care?, Karen Antell (Interactive Presentation)

INTERACTIVE TABLES: (Work one-on-one with campus technologists!)

  • D2L 10 Features Demo (OUIT)
  • Open Access and Resources Demo (OU Libraries)
  • iBooks Demo (CTE)
  • iTunes U Demo (WebComm)


  • The Core
  • CAS Online Programs
  • Skillport
  • IT Security
  • Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Language Learning Center
  • Research IT
  • CIDL
  • OU Writing Center


Jeremy Hessman