Great things happen at Convergence
The conference committee is pleased to announce that Lori Gracey will be the Keynote Speaker for Convergence 2019. Lori is the Executive Director of Texas Computer Educators Association (TCEA). She is widely respected for her leadership in defining and addressing the critical issues related to using technology to create powerful learning strategies. In addition to the keynote, Lori will also be presenting a session in the conference breakout program.
Note the Conference Hotel Change - the actual building location hasn't changed. However, April 1, the Sheraton Red Deer Hotel will be re-branded as the Cambridge Red Deer Hotel and Conference Centre. If you already have a reservation at the Sheraton, that reservation will be carried into the new reservation system.
The Convergence conference has the largest exhibition of its kind in western Canada. The exhibition provides the ideal opportunity for sponsors to share solutions with jurisdictions leaders. Sponsorship registration for Convergence 2019 will open in mid-May of 2019. Stay tuned for more information.
2018 conference attendance was approximately
- 60% Educational Leaders and Classroom Teachers
- 40% Education Technology Professionals and Education Technology Leaders
350+ attendees and nearly 100 exhibitors and sponsors
The Convergence Conference 2019 will continue to include IT decision makers from major post-secondary institutions as well as K-12.