Schedule
ADMINISTRATOR TRACK PRACTITIONER TRACK
7:30 AM BREAKFAST
8:00 AM
Auditorium

Welcome / Keynote Address
Effective Teaching and Learning: Elements that Make a Difference

9:30 AM BREAK
9:45 AM
Auditorium

University System of Georgia Student Success Analytics Project
Angela Bell (University System of Georgia)
David Tanner (Carl Vinson Institute of Government)

Using Advanced Analytics to Inform Course Scheduling and Improve Student Time to Completion
Laura Kelley (Ad Astra Information Systems)

Rm 120

The Virtuous Loop of Learning Analytics & Academic Technology Innovation
John Whitmer (Blackboard Inc.)


Predictive Modeling of Student Outcomes in Introductory History Courses

Jeffrey R. Young (Georgia State University)

10:45 AM BREAK
11:00 AM
Auditorium

Creating a Culture of Analytics: Identifying advocates, overcoming objectives, and avoiding technology fatigue during a high-stakes rollout at a large, decentralized university
Chris Hutt (Kennesaw State University)
Wendy Kallina (Kennesaw State University)

MOOCs, Big Data, and Learning Analytics: A 21st Century Opportunity
Amanda Madden (Center for 21st Century Universities)
Rob Kadel (Center for 21st Century Universities)

Rm 120

Quantifying the Qualitative for Holistic Program Evaluation
L. Roxanne Russell (Emory University)
Vijaykant Nadadur (Stride.AI)
Bryan L. Dawson (University of North Georgia)

Analytics & Action for Student-Centered LMS Support
Dana Smith Bryant (Emory University)

12:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM
Auditorium

WORKSHOP
Toward an Ethical Use of Student Data

Rm 120

WORKSHOP
Practical Learning Analytics

3:45 PM BREAK
4:00 PM
Auditorium

PANEL DISCUSSION
Learning vs Learner Analytics

5:30 PM RECEPTION