Meetings & Events

Throughout the year, SLATE has a number of meetings and events scheduled.  
The regular monthly meetings begin at 10:00am and are usually held on the third Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise noted in the list below*).  We also try to provide information on other upcoming events, conferences, and meetings that might be of interest to the community.  If you would like to post an event, please contact us for additional information.

NOTE:  If you are unable to attend in person – the monthly SLATE meetings are streamed live using Blackboard Collaborate.  To participate, visit: and enter your name to login.  
(Streaming usually begins at approximately 9:55am) 

Meeting Dates

Proposed Agenda/Topics

 January 22 TBD TBD 
 February 19 Course Design Showcase Adler School of Professional Psychology
 March 19     The Use of Social Media in the Classroom  College of Lake County
 April 16 What's Happening with Compentency-based Learning University of Illinois - Chicago
 April 25  Technology in Education Day  (click to register hosted by: Harold Washington College
 May 21 Assessing Student Readiness for Online Learning...beyond the technology Robert Morris University
 June 25* Faculty Disaster Preparedness: What They Need to Know Loyola University Chicago
 July 9* Gamefication in Education... Moraine Valley Community College
 July 14-17     BbWorld 2014  Las Vegas, NV
 August 20 TBD TBD
 September 26-27* Annual SLATE Summit & Retreat Goshen, IN
 October 22-24 2014 SLATE Conference  NIU Naperville Campus
 November 19 TBD Saint Xavier University
 December 17 Defining "hybrid learning": What to Consider in Balancing F2F vs. Online Chicago State University


187days until
the 2014 SLATE Conference