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Annual Distance Teaching & Learning Conference 100% Online

The Annual Distance Teaching and Learning conference is 100% online this year (Aug 3-7, 2020) for the first time. I will be online there, and hope you will be too. Registration is just $495.00 for the entire event.

Annual Distance Teaching & Learning conference registration open today

The annual Distance Teaching & Learning conference
Good news! The annual Distance Teaching & Learning conference (@UWDEPD #UWdtl) will take place, in person or fully online, this August 4-6. Registration opened today, and all registrations are now $495.00 (up to $300 savings).

If social-distancing continues in August, the in-person registrations will shift to virtual.

More information, and registration, can be found here:

36th Annual Distance Teaching & Learning (DT&L) Conference Call For Proposals Are Open

Distance Teaching & Learning (DT&L) Conference

The 36th annual Distance Teaching & Learning (DT&L) Conference call for proposals are open.

Areas include:

  • Program Administration
  • Accessibility
  • Course and program design
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Emerging techniques & technologies
  • Faculty growth & development
  • Learner engagement

The submission deadline: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 by 4 p.m. CST. You can apply here.


DT&L (Distance Teaching & Learning) Conference Call for Proposals Open

The DT&L (Distance Teaching & Learning) Conference Call for Proposals are open. If working in the field of Distance/Online Learning, I would highly recommend you to consider presenting at the conference.

The deadline to submit is 4:00 pm (Central Time) on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.


Annual DT&L Conference


Registration opens March 27th for the 34th Annual Distance Teaching & Learning Conference!
Join 800 distance education professionals for three days of innovation, inspiration, and connection. Gain new skills, fresh knowledge, and the motivation to apply what you've learned.

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33rd Distance Teaching & Learning Conference: Registration Open

2017 DT&L Conference

Whether you're new to distance education or have years of experience
, UW‑Madison's Distance Teaching & Learning Conference is the place to be July 25-27, 2017. Join colleagues from around the world to share strategies, best practices, and innovative ways to teach and support online learners.
Hear from keynote speakers…
-- Michelle R. Weise, Southern New Hampshire University—Disruptive Design for the Future of Online Learning
-- Nick Floro, Sealworks Interactive Studios—Designing eLearning: The Future is Today
-- Richard J. Davidson, University of Wisconsin-Madison—Cultivating the Skill of Well-being: Implications for Teaching and Learning
Choose from more than 170 engaging sessions from experts and thought leaders in the field on topics such as
·       Design for learning
·       Accessibility and Universal Design
·       Learner engagement strategies
·       Competency-based education
·       Instructional design & project management
·       Learning analytics and student success
·       Evaluating eLearning
·       Badging and digital credentialing
A great experience at a great price…
Early-bird registration is just $535 for 3 days of learning and networking. For an additional fee, attend preconference workshops, conference blended certificates, or the DE Research Symposium to dig deeper into issues that interest you most. Early-bird deadline is June 26, so don't delay!
Questions? Contact Kimary Peterson at or


31st Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning

 31st Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning

I am at the 31st Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning in Madison this week. To my mind, this is the best conference that focusses on online learning (full disclosure: I am on the conference planning committee). On Thursday, I will be making an Information Session presentation (Building The MiniStudio: Efficient & Effective Online Video). A video presentation, materials, and hyperlinks can be found here.


Distance & Learning Conference: Call for Proposals Now Open


The Call for Proposals is now open for the Distance Teaching & Learning Conference that takes place Madison, Wisconsin from August 11-13, 2015.

The deadline to submit your Call for Proposal is: Monday, January 26, 2015 at 4pm CST

The Distance Teaching & Learning Conference welcomes hundreds of distance education and online learning professionals every year to share effective practices, research, strategies, and new tools/techniques.

  • Share your data on established practices
  • Present a hot new topic in distance learning
  • Have your results published in the proceedings publication
  • Network with experts from around the world

Some suggested topics include: New course design models, mobile & social learning, learning analytics,
competency-based learning, gamification & badges, open educational resources

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