SIDLIT 2019: Aug. 1 – 2, 2019

Celebrate C2C’s 20th annual SIDLIT conference in Hays, Kansas!

 

SIDLIT 2019:  celebrating our past + embracing our future 

SIDLIT is the Summer Institute on Distance Learning and Instructional Technology — pronounced “sidelight.”  All who use instructional technologies in their work are invited to attend and participate!  C2C includes participants from K-12 through higher education, government organizations, nonprofits, and corporate entities.

 

Save the Dates!

When

3rd Annual LMS Pre-Conference: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 (Wed.)

Main SIDLIT 2019 Conference: Aug. 1 – 2, 2019 (Thurs. & Fri.)

Where

Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas

 

SIDLIT 2019 Keynote Information will Follow

More SIDLIT 2019 information will follow shortly.

Share your Professional Knowledge and Skills!

Five Presentation Tracks 

The conference presentations are conceptualized as proceeding along five main themes:

Best Practices/Lessons Learned:  The proven best practices or lessons learned you use that continue to be a part of your toolbox.
Future Trends:  Research and insights on how practitioners can embrace and prepare for the future of instructional technology.
Technology Tools:  Tips, tricks, and resources for adopting and using past and emerging technology tools.
Administration of Instructional Technology:  Research and insights on managing the dynamic world of instructional design.
Sponsor Showcase:  Research and insights provided by our conference sponsors.

 

A Call for Presentation Proposals

A formal call for presentation proposals will be made in February.  Decisions on accepted presentations will be sent out by the end of April 2019.

 

Google Map to Hays, Kansas

Hotels in Hays, KS

Blocks have been arranged at the following hotels in Hays, KS. In order to secure the block price, you will need to identify yourself as staying with the SIDLIT Conference block. Accommodations are entirely the responsibility of conference attendees, and the cut-off dates for arranged prices vary by hotel.  (The links below should open in a new tab.)

Hampton Inn- Hays  by Hilton (20 rooms at $130)
4002 General Hays Rd; 785-621-4444
Contact: Oscar Flores-Panuco
Cut-off date for price: 7/16/2019

TownePlace Suites by Marriott (20 rooms at $124)
4001 General Hays Rd; 785-261-9630
Contact: Marjorie Dansel
Cut-off date for price: 7/2/2019

Best Western Plus Butterfield Inn (40 rooms at $117-127)
1010 E 41st Street, 785-621-4337
Contact: Courtney Marquez
Cut-off date for price: 6/30/2019

Holiday Inn Express & Suites (20 rooms at $129)
4650 Roth Avenue; 785-625-8000
Contact: Natashia Cecil
Cut-off date for price: 7/2/2019

 

(Note: Thanks to Molly Barnett, Media Assistant at FHSU, for the above banner.)