LERN Annual Conference Daily News, Nov. 22

Sat, Nov 22,2014 @ 05:00 AM
by LERN |

Strong Towns: How to Make Them Happencharles

Find out how to recreate your community as a strong town in the 21st Century from author Charles Marohn. Catch his general session today from 9 a.m. to 9:50 a.m. in North Hemisphere C-D.

New School Integrates Old School

One trend we observed in this year’s award winners is the increasing integration of new school media with old school print based marketing techniques.  Come see the best in our field for 2015 in lifelong learning marketing, programming and management.

Today’s Awards luncheon features the latest new ideas.  Award winners are from 3 countries and all institutional settings, including associations, recreation, public schools, universities and community colleges.

Check out the Posters

Posters of new ideas and success stories are on display today. Come steal some great ideas. 

Today’s SuperStarstracy

Charles Marohn, Strong Towns

Tracy King, New! NeuroEducation and Learning and the Brain

50 percent off LERN Publications

LERN manuals, books and publications are 50 percent off at the LERN Bookstore. Come great great deals on “Information That Works.”

Last Day for exhibits

The exhibits close today at 3 p.m. in the Hall of Learning.

Support Scholarships

Support scholarships for LERN membership and events for professionals serving low income, minority communities and less developed countries. 

More concurrents tomorrow

More great sessions tomorrow morning, 8 a.m. – 8:50 a.m., 9 a.m. – 9:50 a.m., and 10 a.m.-11 a.m..

Sports Sunday

Sunday is casual day. Wear your favorite sports team shirt or hat.

“The Landslide Begins”

Don’t miss it!

All new, with stories, humor, more hats, and a quiz show! With all their predictions coming true, come get a new perspective on the 21st Century.

“I’ll never leave a LERN conference early again,” said Ellen O’Brien after hearing Nine Shift.  Tomorrow (Sunday morning, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. (we end on time).


Tomorrow's Power Up Your Copy session has been cancelled. Check the app or schedule to find another great breakout session.

Today’s Schedule

8 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.:  Concurrent Sessions

9 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.:  Charles Marohn, Strong Towns, General Session

10:50 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.:  Break

10:20 a.m.– 11:10 a.m.: Concurrent Sessions

11:20 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.: Concurrent Sessions

12:10 p.m.– 1:30 p.m.: International Awards Luncheon

1:30 p.m.– 2 p.m.:  Break

2 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.:  Concurrent Sessions

3 p.m.: Silent Auction

3 p.m.: Exhibits Close




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