2016 Instructional Technology Roundtable

Navigating Academic Transformation

November 2-4, 2016
Courtyard by Marriott Portland City Center
550 SW Oak St 97204

Registration is closed. If you have a question about your registration, please contact Molly.

Keynote Speaker: Bryan Alexander, Educator, Futurist, Speaker, Writer

Agenda: View the agenda here. Participants are encouraged to share their work in the 3 Minutes of Fame session.

The Roundtable will begin with a reception and dinner at 5:30pm on November 2 and will adjourn at noon on November 4.

Workshop Attendance and Cost: Instructional technologists, librarians, and others from NWACC member institutions who assist faculty, students, and staff in making effective use of educational technologies are welcome to participate in this roundtable. One seat at the workshop is guaranteed for each NWACC member institution. Additional seats will be alotted on a first come, first served basis after the registration period closes. If you would like to send a second attendee, please email Molly and she will place them on the waiting list. Attendance is limited to 55 participants.

NWACC will subsidize the registration, hotel, and travel costs for all participants (Review our travel policy here.)

Hotel: If you requested a hotel reservation at registration, your reservation will be made for you and you will receive a confirmation number via email prior to the conference. NWACC will cover hotel costs directly.

Travel and Ground Transportation: Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. Travel expense reimbursement requests should be submitted within 21 days of the event and require receipts/documentation (electronic copies are acceptable).

The MAX light rail provides service from the airport and the Amtrak Station to the hotel. Tickets are $2.50 and can be purchased at the MAX ticket kiosk (NWACC will reimburse you for the expense). The Red Line (direct from the airport) stops 4 blocks from the hotel. If you prefer, you can transfer to the Yellow or Green line at the Rose Quarter Transit Center. These lines stop at SW 5th and Oak St, directly by the hotel.

Parking: Hotel parking for overnight guests is valet-only and will be billed directly to NWACC. Participants driving in each day should park at the Smart Park garage at SW 3rd and SW Alder St.

Meals: NWACC will provide dinner on Nov 2; breakfast, lunch, and snacks on Nov 3; and breakfast on Nov 4. NWACC will reimburse dinner expenses on Nov 5.

Questions: Email Molly or call 503-498-8935.