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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Faculty Tech Day - David Pogue of Yahoo, CBS, NYT and PBS - Monday, May 12, 9-4pm

Fordham IT - ITAC invites you to:
Faculty Technology Day 2014
Monday, May 12, 2014, 9 AM - 4 PM
Lincoln Center Campus, 12th Floor Lounge

We are pleased to announce that our morning keynote, The Digital Generation Comes of Age: Challenges for Education, will be presented by best-selling author, David Pogue (

Mr. Pogue is the current anchor columnist for Yahoo Tech, a CBS news correspondent, host of PBS’s Nova, and a former personal technology columnist for The New York Times.

Following this keynote, Charles K. Kinzer, Ph.D., will present on the faculty perspective of this issue. Dr. Kinzer is Professor of Communication and Education at Teacher’s College, Columbia University. His research focuses on computing, communication and technology in education.

After the morning presentations, there will be a full buffet lunch and then a variety of concurrent workshops to choose from on topics including:
  • Fostering Student Discussion Using Technology
  • Flipped Classrooms
  • Social Media for Education and Research
  • Matching Tools to Tasks: Finding the Right Learning Solution
  • MOOC: The New Buzzword?
  • And more!
There will also be a 9 AM continental breakfast, IT Update, an Open Forum, a raffle and a reception.

Please RSVP here.

For up-to-date information, visit

We hope you can join us for this exciting day of exchanging ideas and sharing experiences in the use of technology in teaching, learning and research.

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