The SLN SOLsummit will be broadcast LIVE!

The webcast is provided FREE of charge and there is no need for registration (no guarantees are made regarding quality of broadcast). Keep in mind that the times listed are EST.

The hashtag for the event is #slnsolsummit. Use the hashtag to interact, share information, and ask questions of the presenters.

Erin Maney (@ExpertlyMade) is the twitter captain-coordinating the online twitter interactions for the event.

Use the URLs below to tune in at the times listed:


Wednesday, February 26, 2014


10:00 Welcome & General SLN/Open SUNY Update
 Alexandra M. Pickett, Associate Director, SUNY Learning Network
 Carey Hatch, Associate Provost for Academic Technologies and Information Services 

11:15 – 12:15 Dr. Meg Schedel and Jennifer Adams
SUNY’s First Coursera MOOC: More than the Front Row Experience 

12:15 – 1:15 LUNCH (not streamed)

1:15 – 2:15 Dr. Peter Shea
Does Online Learning Inhibit or Support Community College Student Success?

2:15 – 5:15  How to help online faculty humanize the online teaching and learning experience – Michelle Pacansky-Brock
Workshop (with a break from 3:30 – 3:45pm)


Day 1 streaming concludes.


Thursday, February 27, 2014


9:00 – 10:15 Welcome & George Saltsman, director of the Adams Center for Teaching and Learning at Abilene Christian University
Pedagogy and Practice of Mobile Learning

10:15 – 10:45 5th annual Unsession!

10:45 – 11:00 Break not streamed.

11:00 – 12:00 Jennifer Maddrell, adjunct faculty, Instructional Design and Technology, College of Education, Old Dominion University
Designing Authentic Online Educational Experiences through Service-Learning

12:00 – 1:00 LUNCH not streamed

1:00 – 3:00 SLN 20th Anniversary Celebration and Keynote Address

  • Honoring 20 years of excellence and innovation in online teaching and learning at SUNY/SLN.
  • Special Guest: Frank Mayadas, Sloan Foundation
  • SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher – Keynote Address – Introducing Open SUNY


3:00 -3:30 Break not streamed.

3:30 – 4:00  Ellen Wagner Executive Director, WCET.
Putting Data to Work

Day 2 streaming concludes.
Friday, February 28, 2014


9:00am-10:15am Opening Introductions & Welcome!
-Alexandra M. Pickett,, Associate Director, SLN
-NUTN Leadership Panel – Moderator: Pam Quinn, DCCCD

Mark Sarver, EduKan
Mark Halsey, University Maryland System
Henry VanZyl, Thomas Edison
Jerry Rhead, MSU Global
John Sener, Sener Knowledge
George Saltzman, Lamar University

10:15- 10:30 Break not streamed.

10:30 -11:30pm Cindy Elliott, Assistant Provost for Strategic and International Partnerships and Dean of Distance Learning, Fort Hays State University (FHSU)
Exploration and Maintenance of International Partnerships

11:30 -12:30pm NUTN /SLN Engagement

Day 3 streaming and the Summit concludes.



  1. Bob Yavits says:

    I cannot find a link for streaming on this page:

    Am I missing something?

    – Bob Yavits

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