Advancing Learning with Technology Symposium
The ALT Symposium brings the higher education community together to examine and showcase instructional technology strategies that impact learning across a variety of disciplines. The program will include presentations by faculty as well as a keynote delivered through interactive video conference by Kevin Werbach, Associate Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics at The Wharton School , University of Pennsylvania. His research interests include: digital convergence, gamification, the future of telecommunications policy, and the implications of massive open online courses (MOOCs). He is a co-author of the book, For The Win. How Game Thinking Can Revolutionize your Business, teaches a MOOC on gamification through Coursera, and won the Wharton MBA 2011-2012 Teaching Commitment and Curricular Innovation Award.