2018 LMS Preconference: Aug. 1

LMS PreConference / SIDLIT 2018 / Tools • Trends • Challenges

Registration is open for the LMS pre-conference and the main conference!
Registration closes July 20.

The second annual 2018 LMS Preconference will be held at the JCCC Co-Lab located in the OCB Building on JCCC’s campus on Aug. 1, 2018 (Wed.).  The event begins 10:30 a.m. and will wrap around 5 p.m.

A Call for Presentation Proposals! 

A call for presentations has been announced. This year, the presentations will be organized by “role” tracks:  administrator, instructional designer, faculty/instructor/teacher, educational technologist, librarian, and other.  Please consider presenting.

An optional social will follow.  (More details to come!)


The 2018 LMS Preconference event is $10, and the optional boxed lunch is an additional $15.  This event is an add-on to the SIDLIT 2018 conference and is billed separately.

A Tentative General Schedule 

A tentative general schedule follows.


General LMS Preconference Schedule
10 a.m. – onward Registration
10:30 – 11:20 a.m. Hands-on Session
11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Lunch (with optional box lunch for $15)
12:30 – 1:20 p.m. Presentations by Role Tracks
1:30 – 2:20 p.m. Presentations by Role Tracks
2:30 – 3:20 p.m. Presentations by Role Tracks
3:30 – 4:45 p.m. Invited Hosted Panel
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. C2C Social at Johnny’s Tavern (optional)



(The photos of the inaugural 2017 LMS Preconference above are by David Swisher.  These are used with his permission.)


If you have any questions, please contact the event organizers:  Brian A. Dye (bdye@butlercc.edu) and David Swisher (davids@tabor.edu).

Event Location Map

The JCCC Campus is located at the corner of College Blvd and Quivira
12345 College Boulevard
Overland Park. Kansas 66210