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Learning Design & Technology Fall 2016 Symposium


    October 08, 2016

    Old Town | PSFA 350 | The Dodge's House

Come learn about the Learning Design & Technology program offered at SDSU! We offer a master's degree as well as a minor for all SDSU undergrads. Hear from LDT alumni who are technology transformers and trailblazers in health care, energy, high tech, K12, and higher education. Speakers feature instructional designers, technology specialists, and senior academic technology officers from organizations including Twitter, NuVasive, Pacific Gas & Electric, Kisco Senior Living, UCSD, SDSU, Miracosta College, and more!

How to RSVP:
We strongly encourage you to RSVP to these events. Please be sure to RSVP to all events you plan on attending. We look forward to meeting with you!
The Events:

Friday, October 7, 2016
Welcome Reception
Join Learning Design & Technology in Old Town for the launch of the Fall Symposium! Current students, community partners and alums are all welcome! Joing us from 5-7 p.m. $25. Please register in advance and we look forward to seeing you there.

Here's the Friday schedule:
  • 5:00 to 5:30 pm: Welcome
  • 5:30 to 7:00 pm: Reception mix and mingle

Saturday, October 8, 2016
Information Sessions and Social
We will start the day off at San Diego State University in the Professional Studies and Fine arts building. Panels will focus on career paths for the LDT graduate; new technologies, strategies, and techniques; emerging trends in mobile learning; evaluation and analytics; and so much more! There is no cost to attend the workshops, but please register in advance so we can set up enough seats!

We recommend purchasing parking in advance. We will be meeting on the third floor of the PSFA building.

Here's the Saturday Schedule:
  • 8:30 to 9:45 (newly admitted students): Welcome and advising
  • 10:00 to noon (prospective and current students, alums): Panels (multiple topics/multiple rounds) -- focused on career paths for the LDT graduate; new technologies, strategies, and techniques; emerging trends in mobile learning; evaluation and analytics; and so much more!
  • Noon to 1 pm: Lunch on your own
  • 1:00 to 3:00: More panels
  • 3:00 to 3:30 pm (prospective and current students, alums): Closing remarks
  • 5:00 to 8:30 pm (prospective and current students, alums -- bring the family): social at the Dodge's house
The symposium will conclude with the social at the Dodge's. Please