July 26-28
Michigan State University

Tentative Schedule for Wednesday, July 26th

Start End Event
06:00pm 07:00pm

Reception (cash bar)

Welcome reception for T-Academy

07:00pm 07:45pm

Welcome and Dinner

Welcome and Dinner -- Doug Estry, Professor and Associate Provost Emeritus, Michigan State University

07:45pm 08:15pm

Introductions/Overview/Ground Rules

Introductions/Overview and Ground Rules -- John Beck, Associate Professor, Michigan State University, HRLR

08:15pm 09:15pm

Setting the Stage

Team project presentations inclusive of goals/challenges you hope to address

Tentative Schedule for Thursday, July 27th

Start End Event
08:00am 08:15am

Welcome and Reconnect

Reconnect and prep for first session of the day

08:15am 10:30am

Innovating the Learning Experience

Panel presentation:
Phil Gardner, Director, Collegiate Employment Research Institute, MSU -- Accepting the T Challenge:  Implications for Higher Education

Jeff Grabill, Associate Provost, Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology, MSU -- Culture as a Way to Create a New Business as Usual

Paul Urbanek, Design Principal, SmithGroupJJR -- Innovating the Learning Place

10:30am 10:45am

Break

Short break between sessions

10:45am 11:30am

Meeting by Cross-Campus Groups

Sharing of inter-institutional challenges and commonalities

11:45am 12:30pm

Report Outs and Faculty Reflections

Report outs and faculty reflections

12:30pm 01:30pm

Lunch

Lunch break

01:30pm 03:00pm

Meeting by Institutional Teams

Exploring our challenges/opportunities

03:00pm 03:15pm

Break

Short break between sessions

03:15pm 04:15pm

Report Outs and Discussion

Report Outs & Discussion

04:15pm 05:15pm

Meeting by Institutional Teams

Exploring our challenges/opportunities

05:15pm 07:15pm

Adjourn for Dinner

Adjourn for dinner -- On your own, see "Logistics" for information and suggestions.

Tentative Schedule for Friday, July 28th

Start End Event
08:00am 08:15am

Welcome and Reconnect

Reconnect and prepare for the day's session

08:15am 09:45am

Driving Institutional Change

Panel discussion:
Ann Austin, Associate Dean, College of Education, MSU -- Levels and Levers for Change

Tricia Beck, Higher Ed Studio Leader, SmithGroupJJR -- Creating Space for Learning

09:45am 10:00am

Break

Short break between sessions

10:00am 11:00am

Meeting by Cross Institutional Groups

Exploring our challenges/opportunities with other institutional team members

11:00am 12:00pm

Meeting by Institutional Teams

Exploring our challenges/opportunities and planning for next steps

12:00pm 01:00pm

Lunch

Lunch break

01:00pm 02:00pm

Report Outs and Discussion

Report Outs & Discussion

02:00pm 03:00pm

Next Steps

Discussion of next steps

03:00pm 03:00pm

Adjourn

Conference ends