It’s now less than a month until the #BIT14 Bring IT, Together conference in Niagara Falls. ECOO hopes to see you there November 5-7. Three days of great learning and socializing have been planned. Don’t miss it. Complete details are available at http://www.bringittogether.ca.
Make sure you check out the accommodations page. We’ve negotiated discounts for rooms with selected hotels.
Please note that the price at the Marriott hotels is good until October 16.
Arrangements are also being made for discounts at local restaurants. Your registration badge is your passport.
Please stay connected as we lead up to the conference, at the conference itself, and celebrate in the learning afterwards. The official hashtag is #bit14.
Facebook users, you can keep up to date with BIT by adding the BIT Facebook Page to your news feed. Go to the Facebook Page and click ‘Like’ – do it now! https://www.facebook.com/bit4ontedu
Our Google+is a community of like minded people interested in educational technology. You can join the Community – now 177 members – and read about upcoming workshops, pose questions to presenters or present your own ideas.
This is a growing audience of educators that can be a valuable resource to us all. Please join the community, then post your workshop, a comment and/or a question. It’s time to get things humming for BIT 2014!
Stay in touch with the conference committee here – https://twitter.com/bit2014 (BIT14 was already taken) Our Twitter social media presence is highlighting sessions that you’ll be able to attend with your registration.
Again, this year, there will be no paper program. Everything is published through Lanyrd. http://lanyrd.com/2014/ecoo14/Download and install the Lanyrd app on your mobile device or bookmark the site so that you have easy access. By logging into Lanyrd, you can plan the sessions that you wish to attend so that you’re not scrambling at the conference. Don’t forget to book your time in the Exhibit Hall or to the many social events. In Lanyrd, you can even identify the people that you want to meet at the conference. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet the people face to face that you’re learning from daily.
See you in Niagara Falls!