FIU Online Con provides the opportunity to dig into new instructional technology, innovative learning tools, and learn about quality online course design. The conference is open to all FIU teaching professionals, who are interested in or currently teaching fully online courses. After a two-year hiatus, FIU Online Con is back, live and in-person.
When is the FIU Online Conference?
Friday, April 22nd, 2022. Registration kicks-off at 8:00 am.
Where will the FIU Online Conference take place?
Marriott Miami Dadeland
9090 S. Dadeland Blvd.
Miami, FL 33156 (View Google Map)
Keynote Speaker: Dr. John Medina
FIU Online invited brain scientist John Medina to present as the keynote speaker for the annual conference. Wherever the very latest neuroscience intersects with real-world challenges facing the workplace, classroom, home-life, healthcare, and our everyday lives, you’ll find energizing insights from brain scientist John Medina. His client-customized presentations, based on his own research and the findings of others share a common takeaway: How to optimize the performance of the human brain by improving practices, interactions and environments. Dr. Medina unlocks solutions and explains the fascinating inner-workings of the human brain with his trademark humor and enthusiasm.
Faculty Choice Awards
The FIU Online Con Faculty Choice Awards honors faculty who advance quality course design and enhance the student online learning experience.
Our panel of expert judges will recognize winners in three categories:
- Excellence in Online Learner Engagement
- Best Use of Technology
- Online Course of the Year
Will you be recognized? Submit your best fully online course by April 1, 2022 to find out.
Why should I go?
The FIU Online conference is an excellent opportunity to grow your network with other instructors who teach online. It’s a perfect time to share ideas and your valuable experience with colleagues. Additionally, you can meet with your instructional designer. Only at FIU Online Con can you be inspired by our keynote speaker, Dr. John Medina, to cultivate your own course.
The conference agenda provides several interesting break-out sessions. These present a wide variety of technology and techniques that can help you to cultivate high-quality learning experiences for your students. Lastly, you’ll be able to discover who will win the 2022 FIU Online Faculty Choice Awards during our exciting live awards presentation.
Read more about some of our past winners in these Insider articles.