Summit v. 7


129 people from eighteen states and three countries attended the April 23, 2021 summit held entirely online.

8:15 a.m. Zoom room opens
test audio, say hello, get settled

8:30 a.m. keynote address


Innovation in Technology Classrooms: Thinking Outside the Box Before, During, and Post Pandemic. Jim Jorstad, Interim CIO, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse [slides].

9:30 a.m. breakout sessions

1 Jim Jorstad, Interim CIO, University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse. Continuing the Keynote Discussion [slides].


2 Crestron Design/Programming.Jim Spencer, Educational Technologist, University of Notre Dame [no slides].


3 Classroom Camera Solutions.
Noah Holm, University of Minnesota [list of URLs referenced].


10:30 a.m. lightning talks:


Lightning round presentations [listing below].

1 Rodney Fillmore, Classroom Technical Services & Support Manager, St. Catherine University. History of the Midwest College and University AV Group.
2 Paul Bernhardt, Audio and Visual Technical Director, Weitz Center for Creativity, Carleton College. MCUAV in Statistics [slides].
3 Tim Schoenhofen, Classroom Support Specialist, St. Catherine University. Wireless Camera on a Cart [slides].
4 Dana Thompson, Presentation Technology Specialist, St. Olaf College. Cleaning Older Projection Screens [slides].
5 Asa Kelly, Video Production Specialist, Bloomsburg University. Zoom+Mediasite Integration for Virtual Conferences [portal].
6 Piet Bonte, EdTech Coordinator, KU Leuven. KU Leuven’s EduLab. [slides].
7 Tom Hill, Director of Learning Spaces, Winona State University. eSports [block diagram].

11:30 a.m. lunch

12:30 p.m. breakout sessions:


1 Active Learning Spaces. Matthew Clay, Assistant CIO for Academic Technology, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


2 RFPs: What Do You Ask of Your Vendors? Tim Schoenhofen, Classroom Support Specialist, St. Catherine University.


3 Extron GVE. Mark Eggert, Audio Visual Technician, Macalester College.

1:30 p.m. breakout sessions:


1 AV Bridging: Reducing Your Appliance Count..
Jason Unseth, Learning Spaces Technician, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire [no slides].


2 Streaming Theater during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Paul Bernhardt, Audio and Visual Technical Director, Weitz Center for Creativity, Carleton College [slides].


3 Faculty Buy-in/Training for New Technology. David Grimes, AV Manager, University of Northwestern.

2:30 p.m. door prizes (must be registered by 4/21 to enter. Must be present to win.)