University of Iowa

Thursday, January 11, 2018


Registration and Breakfast: 8:30 am - 9:00 am


Featured Speaker 1: 9:00 am - 10:15 am

Erica Estrada-Liou - Director of Curriculum & Experiential Learning at the University of Maryland Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship 

"Re-imagining the Learning Experience with a Student-Centered Approach"


Break: 10:15 am - 10:30 am


Workshop Part 2: 10:30 am - 11:20 pm


Lunch & Foyer Presentations: 11:20 am - 12:15 pm


Breakout Session 1 (choose one to attend): 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm

  1. Creating an Engaging Learning/Making Space for Students to Collaborate from the First Day - Daniel Fine, Assistant Professor in Digital Media for Performance, Theatre Arts, Dance and Public Digital Art
  2. Designing with Accessibility In Mind: Accessibility Needs and Opportunities in Online Course Design - Todd M. Weissenberger, IT Accessibility Coordinator, Information Security and Policy Office 

Break: 12:45 pm - 12:55 pm


Breakout Session 2 (choose one to attend): 12:55 pm - 1:25 pm

  1. Introduction to Question Storming - John Mirth, Professor of Instruction, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering 
  2. The Process of Making Design to Connect - Monica Correia, Collegiate Scholar Professor of 3D Design 

Break: 1:25 pm - 1:35 pm


Welcome Back & Workshop Part 3: 1:35 pm - 2:30 pm

Erica Estrada-Liou - Director of Curriculum & Experiential Learning at the University of Maryland Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship 

"Re-imagining the Learning Experience with a Student-Centered Approach"


Closing Remarks and Q&A: 2:30 pm