Illinois Education and Technology Conference

Comprehensive IETC 2013 Conference Schedule

Below is information relating to IETC 2013.  This page will be updated with 2014 information as conference plans are finalized.




IETC 2013 will be comprised of one Pre-Conference day offering full-day workshops Wednesday, Nov. 13, followed by two General Conference days (Thursday, Nov. 14 - Friday, Nov. 15) filled with one-hour and two-hour concurrent sessions.



Wednesday, November 13, 2013:

Five Full-Day Pre-Conference Workshops will take place Nov. 13.  Pre-registration for these workshops was required.


1) iPad iLearn: Tap into the Magic -- Plaza E meeting room -- 8:30am-3:30pm -- $125


2)  Make SMARTer Use of Your SMARTBoard -- Plaza D meeting room -- 8:30am-3:30pm -- $125


3)  Installing and Using Microsoft Windows Server 2012 -- Plaza A meeting room -- 8:30am-3:30pm -- $125


4)  Effective Evaluation of Technology Use in the Classroom (Administrator Academy credit session) -- Plaza B meeting room -- 8:30am-4pm -- $150


5)  Becoming an iAdministrator to Strengthen Your Leadership and Management Skills (Administrator Academy credit session) -- Plaza C meeting room -- 8:30am-4:00pm -- $150


Thursday, November 14, 2013:

This General Conference day consists of a morning Keynote Presentation and one-hour and two-hour sessions relating to educational technologies and strategies for implementation. Continental breakfast, an "eat when you'd like" lunch, exhibit hall, poster sessions, featured speaker presentations, BYOD (bring your own device) sessions and an evening reception with incredible prize drawings will take place this conference day.  On-site registration for this conference day will be available.



7:30am-5:00pm      Registration Open (Level 1)

7:30am-8:30am      Continental Breakfast in the Ballroom for Keynote Attendees (Level 2)

8:00am-5:15pm      Exhibit Hall Open / Continental Breakfast for those not attending Keynote (Level 1)

8:30am-9:30am      Welcome/Keynote Presentation in the Ballroom (Level 2)

9:30am-9:45am      Break

9:45am-10:35am    Session I Workshops

10:35am-11:15am  Poster Sessions / Exhibit Hall / Break (Level 1)

11:00am-1:30pm    "Eat when you'd like" -- Lunch available for pick-up in Ballroom lobby (Level 2)  (Dessert in Exhibit Hall)

11:15am-12:05pm  Session II Workshops

12:15pm-1:05pm    Session III Workshops

1:15pm-2:05pm      Session IV Workshops

2:15pm-3:05pm      Session V Workshops

3:15pm-4:05pm      Session VI Workshops

4:05pm-5:15pm      CPDUs / Hospitality Reception / Prize Drawing in Exhibit Hall (Level 1)



Friday, November 15, 2013:

This General Conference day also consists of one-hour and two-hour concurrent sessions, keynote presentation, lunch, featured speaker presentations, morning exhibit hall, BYOD (bring your own device) sessions, and opportunities for networking.  On-site registration for this conference day will be available.



7:30am-11:00am     Registration Open (Level 1)

7:30am-11:00am     Exhibit Hall Open (Level 1)

7:30am-9:00am       Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall (Level 1)

8:00am-8:50am       Session I Workshops

9:00am-9:50am       Session II Workshops

9:50am-10:30am     Exhibit Hall / Break / Prize Scavenger Hunt (Level 1)

10:30am-11:20am   Session III Workshops

11:30am-12:45pm   Lunch / Keynote Presentation / Prize Drawing from Morning

                                      Exhibit Hall Scavenger Hunt (Ballroom--Level 2)

12:45pm-12:55pm   Break

12:55pm-1:45pm     Session IV Workshops

1:55pm-2:45pm       Session V Workshops

2:45pm-3:15pm       CPDUs (Level 1)


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