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Friday, June 24 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Panel - How Technology Empowers: VR in the Classroom

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Is VR the ultimate in immersive learning? What’s real and what’s just hype? Hear how VR is re-imagining the classroom experience, helping teachers deliver content, and expanding the scope of learning.

Speakers
avatar for Colum Elliott-Kelly

Colum Elliott-Kelly

Head of Education, Blippar
Colum Elliott-Kelly joined Blippar, the world's foremost augmented reality platform, to lead a dedicated strategic initiative into education. Since launching in January 2015, Blippar for Education has set up an extensive four stage international pilot program to build and improve its educator product suite with the help of more than 40,000 schools from around the world. | Before joining Blippar, Colum co-founded Massolit, a UK e-learning... Read More →
avatar for Chet Faliszek

Chet Faliszek

Writer for Valve & VR Evangelist, Valve
Developer at Valve.
avatar for Jennie Magiera

Jennie Magiera

Chief Technology Officer, Des Plaines School District 62
Jennie Magiera is the Chief Technology Officer for Des Plaines School District 62, and the author of the upcoming book, Courageous Edventures. A White House Champion for Change, Apple Distinguished Educator, Google for Education Certified Innovator, and TEDx Speaker, Jennie works to redefine teaching and learning through innovative new practices. Jennie is also passionate about redefining professional learning, serving on the Technical Working... Read More →
avatar for Jonathan Rochelle

Jonathan Rochelle

Director of Product Management, Google
Jonathan Rochelle (aka JR) is Director of Product Management at Google and a co-founder of Google Docs and Google Drive, including other apps in that suite such as Google Sheets, Slides, Forms, Apps Script and Google Fonts. Jonathan is now responsible for Google Apps for Education, which reaches more than 40 million educators and students, and most recently launched Google Classroom and Google Expeditions. | | Prior to joining Google in 2005... Read More →


Friday June 24, 2016 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Tishman Auditorium

Attendees (59)