Jamie Nelson and Megan Rushing
TechHub - Armory Room 151A
CITL Innovation Spaces are hosting a variety of hands-on emerging technology topics for beginners. Workshops are open to everyone. (Note: This workshop counts towards the Certificate in Technology-Enhanced Teaching.)
All workshops are free and scheduled to last one hour. Details are listed, below.
Virtual Reality and 360° Cameras with HTC Vive, Oculus Go, phone-based viewers, flat screens, and GoPro Fusion – Friday, April 19th at 11am at the TechHub (151A Armory)
Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning
Judith Pintar - iSchool
Armory Room 172 - Innovation Studio
Dexter is a free chatbot platform that uses the RiveScript, an easy to learn AI scripting language. It allows users to quickly create chatbots for multiple uses, including both web and hand-held interfaces as well as Alexa apps. In this presentation, you'll learn the basics of RiveScript, how to create an account in Dexter in which to develop and deploy a chatbot by the end of the session.
The Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning
Business Instructional Facility, Deloitte Auditorium 515 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign IL 61820
Competitive video gaming has become big business and is the fastest growing sport world-wide. The purpose of this summit is to highlight educational and research opportunities around e-sports, and to explore opportunities for making e-sports a varsity sport on our campus. There will be research focused panels, discussion on the business of esports, and interactive displays.
1:30 pm Welcome and Overview of Summit
1:45 pm Keynote Address:
2:15 pm The Student Perspective
3:00 pm The Faculty Perspective
3:45 pm Break
4:00 pm The Business of Esports
5:00 pm Varsity Esports
6:00 pm Concluding Remarks and Call to Action
Networking reception with interactive displays directly following
Business Instructional Facility Atrium
Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning / GIES College of Business
Campus offers a variety of digital tools to support your teaching and learning goals. Click below to get started with the three most commonly used tools. Our consultants can also help you to enhance your course with the effective use of campus supported tools such as Kaltura for streaming media, Publish for web publishing, Digication for ePortfolios, and more.
With new technologies emerging daily, it can be difficult to determine which tools can best support and enhance your teaching and learning. Whether you're teaching fully online, blended, or face-to-face there are tools that can help you actively engage your students and create opportunities for collaboration. Our consultants have the experience and expertise to help you explore the new tool you're considering or recommend the right technology to meet your goals.
Want some inspiration about new technologies available to enhance teaching and learning? Please visit us at the TechHub, an interactive, hands-on space located in Armory 151A where you can experience the latest technology including virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D scanning, 3D printing, 360° video, digital inking, and more.