DPI 2017: Digital Pedagogy Institute 4th Annual Conference

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 12:00am to Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 12:00am

DPI 2017: Digital Pedagogy Institute 4th Annual Conference

The 4th Annual Digital Pedagogy Institute conference will be held this August at Brock University in the beautiful Niagara Peninsula:


Dates: Wednesday August 16 – Thursday August 17, 2017

Location: Brock University (St. Catharines, Ontario)

Website: brocku.ca/dpi2017

Twitter: @DPI2017


Proposal Deadline: June 1

Early Bird Registration Deadline: June 22


The two-day conference will include keynote addresses, presentations, workshops, and digital tool training that focus on the innovative use of digital technologies to enhance and transform undergraduate and graduate teaching.


Plenary Speakers:


•          Dr. Ian Milligan, University of Waterloo

"Learning to Collaborate (or Why You Should Hang Out with Librarians)"


•          Dr. Bonnie Stewart, University of Prince Edward Island

"The State of Digital Pedagogy: Where Networks and Institutions Intersect"


•          Dr. Joycelyn Wilson, Georgia Tech

"The Hip Hop Archive as Pedagogical Design Issue: Speculating Across the Digital to the Physical "



Our selection of workshops and paper presentations (found at brocku.ca/dpi2017/program ) span the areas of:


•      digital pedagogy best practices in the Humanities or Social Sciences;

•      digital pedagogy collaborations between faculty, educational developers, librarians, and/or graduate/undergraduate students;

•      digital pedagogy collaborations with organizations outside the academy;

•      the state of digital pedagogy education in higher education;

•      digital pedagogy case studies, including course and assignment innovations;

•      innovative new uses for traditional digital pedagogy tools.


The Digital Pedagogy Institute is a partnership between Brock University, the University of Guelph, and the University of Toronto Scarborough.


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