ATLIS 2019 Annual Conference

Schedule-at-a-Glance
   
Full Program
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Location

THE WESTIN DALLAS PARK CENTRAL
12720 Merit Drive
Dallas, TX 75251-1206
T +1 972.385.3000  D +1 972.851.2095 F +1 972.851.2033

Make your hotel reservation here.
Hotel room conference discounts end on March 22nd!

Registration/Information Desk Hours
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (Early Registration)
Sunday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am 12:00 pm

Sunday, April 14

8:30 am - 3:30 pm  Makey Makey "Train the Trainer" FULL -DAY Workshop (Separate registration required)
9:00 am - 3:30 pm Early Career and Aspiring Technology Directors Institute (ECATD) (pre-registration and fee required)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Sponsor Exhibit Set-Up
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Student Gallery Set-up
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Bootcamps
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm Student Gallery Open
12:00 pm - 5:30 pm Sponsor Exhibits Open

4:00 pm  - 5:30 pm Opening Keynote & Conversation: Dr. Ayanna Howard

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Welcome Reception
6:30 pm  - 9:00 pm Dine-Arounds with Table Topics (pre-registration required)
Dine-Arounds are now full. Changes to Dine-Around selections can be made on site at the conference.

MONDAY, April 15

Head of School Day -- Registered attendees can invite their Heads of School to attend the conference for no charge. Contact Susan Davis, [email protected], for a special registration code.

7:00 am - 8:30 am Member Breakfast
7:30 am - 8:30 am Attendee Breakfast Buffet
8:30 am - 9:30 am Sessions

9:45 am - 10:45 am Featured Keynote: Dr. George Siemens (Q&A following)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm Sessions
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Attendee Lunch Buffet
1:30 pm - 3:15 pm Deep Dives
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Sessions
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Sponsor Reception
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Open Mic

TUESDAY, April 16

8:00 am - 9:00 am Attendee Breakfast Buffet
8:00 am - 3:30 pm Sponsor Exhibits Open
9:00 am - 10:00 am Sessions
10:15 am - 12:00 pm Deep Dives
10:15 am - 12:00 pm Leadership Institute I: Visionary Leadership (pre-registration required)
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm Awards Luncheon
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Sessions
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Leadership Institute II: Leadership Communication Sandbox (pre-registration required)
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm Sessions
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Networking Happy Hour
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hackathon

Wednesday, April 17

8:30 Meet in Hotel Lobby for School Tours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm School Tours (pre-registration and transportation fee required)
9:45 am Meet in Hotel Lobby for Site Visit
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Dallas Arboretum Site Visit (pre-registration and transportation fee required)
9:00 am - 11:00 am DIY Unconference
9:00 am - 11:00 am ATLIS Reflection ⇒ Ideation Lab

 

More Information

School Tour 1: Parish Episcopal School, Greenhill School
8:30 Leave hotel
8:45-9:00 Arrive at Parish Episcopal School
9:00-10:30 Tour Parish Episcopal School
10:45 Board bus
11:00 arrive at Greenhill School
11:15-12:15 Lunch provided by Greenhill School
12:15-1:45 Tour Greenhill School
2:00 Board bus and return to hotel

School Tour 2: Lamplighter School, Good Shepherd Episcopal School, The Hockaday School
8:30 Leave hotel
8:45 Arrive at Good Shepherd Episcopal School
9:00-10:00 Tour Good Shepherd Episcopal School
10:15 Board bus 
10:30-11:30 Tour Lamplighter School
11:45 Board bus
12:00-1:00 Lunch provided by The Hockaday School
1:00-2:30 Tour Hockaday’s STEM building
2:45 Board bus and return to hotel

  • 10:00 am-1:00 pm Dallas Arboretum Site Visit (transportation fee, separate pre-registration required)
    Visitors will explore the Dallas Arboretum’s 8-acre science lab, the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, which features all of the technology and hands-on learning of a science museum in a lush, outdoor garden setting. You’ll never look at science learning in the same way again! Opportunities to purchase lunch are available on site.
  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Informal networking opportunities

Ready to attend ATLIS 2019?