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Join us for the 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium, April 22-24, 2015 at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX
CFP will open October 1, 2014

Check out the Conference Wrap-up pages from the 2014 conference. 

Missed the conference? You can still view more than 70 of the sessions by purchasing the recordings in this Virtual Package

Watch the Keynote Address
Reclaim Learning: A Domain of One's Own
Keynoter Jim Groom, University of Mary Washington, shares innovations that support the ethos of open environments for online teaching and learning. 

Get the inside scoop on the event from key presenters, sponsors and Sloan-C executives in these on-site interviews.

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Join the Friday afternoon Unconference Session virtually!


7 Reasons Why You Should Join Us In Dallas
7 Reasons Why

Sloan-C Effective Practice Awardees - Read the Press Release

Best-in-Track Selections announced - Read the Press Release

#launchpad Visit our Launch Pad page to find out more about our Launch Pad Participants!

Jim Groom, University of Mary Washington, to deliver Keynote Address

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Save the Dates

22st Annual OLC International Conference
November 16-18, 2016 | Orlando, Florida | Walt Disney World Swan/Dolphin Resort

OLC Innovate 2016 - Innovations in Blended and Online Learning
April 20-22, 2016 | New Orleans, LA | Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

ET4Online Social Networking Information

Sloan-C Ninja

Social Media Enthusiasts - Become a Sloan-C Ninja!

Whether you are attending the conference onsite or virtually, you too can partake in the social media mania at #et4online!


Design and Distribute 50 Free MOO Social Cards


  • Register for ET4Online and receive 50 free MOO social cards designed by you online and picked up on in person in Dallas. Design your cards now!


Participate in our Social Media Contest

Sloan-C Social Media Contest Prizes* (tweet or post pics using #et4online)


Post the most photos on Instagram from the conference using the conference hashtag #et4online and tag @FlipSnack and @SloanConsortium to win one 3 month FlipSnack Education Premium subscription each day of the conference.

$25 Amazon gift card & a free trial for ProctorFree software
1 year subscription to SoftChalk Cloud
$100 Visa gift card
$50 Chalkfly gift card
Atomic Learning
1 year individual subscription to Atomic Learning
$50 Amazon gift card & a free 1 hour webinar about MERLOT
Grand Canyon University
Gift basket with Grand Canyon University swag
$100 Amazon gift card
1 free year of a teacher’s license from Ponder
Canvas by Instructure
1 pair of Canvas branded Skullcandy headphones from Instructure
$50 American Express gift card
One free Sloan-C individual membership
Sloan-COne free Sloan-C workshop (up to a $269 value)

*Winners will be announced following the conference and all prizes will be mailed or emailed by sponsor

Why be a Social Media Evangelist?

Evangelists empower our community by opting-in to improve the value of the conference. For more information, check out our blog post: http://blog.sloanconsortium.org/evangelists/

You don’t have to be physically present to be a Social Media Evangelist! As long as you’re posting through your social networks about the conference and using the hashtag: #et4online, you can receive a sticker badge. Once you post, send an email to Hayley at hworthman@sloanconsortium.org with your post.

After you have posted on the appropriate social networks using the #et4online hashtag, you will receive a sticker badge. Onsite attendees should visit the Social Networking Center in the Exhibit Hall to receive theirs and virtual attendees should email hworthman@sloanconsortium.org with the link to their post.


Gain ALL of the Sticker Badges

Facebook Badge - post on your personal Facebook or Google+ account using the conference hashtag (#et4online)
Twitter Badge - carry out a tweet on your personal Twitter account using the conference hashtag (#et4online)
InstagramInstagram Badge - post a photo on Instagram using the conference hashtag (#et4online)
VineVine Badge - post a video on Vine, Instagram or YouTube using the conference hashtag (#et4online)
RSSRSS Badge - write or repost a blog entry about the conference and post to the conference Facebook page and/or tag @et4online on Twitter
Sloan-C NinjaAfter you have received each sticker badge, let us know and you'll be presented with a shiny Sloan-C Ninja Badge!


Now What?

Virtual attendees: email Hayley at hworthman@sloanconsortium.org and in response you will receive a link with a form to fill out. Then post your shiny new Sloan-C Ninja badge to your social networks and let you know community known you're now a #sloancninja!