Ignite Talks

Digital Media and Learning Conference 2017

 October 4-6, University of California, Irvine

Connecting Leading Innovators, Educators, and Researchers

Applications for Participation Due June 30, 2017.

Notifications of Acceptance: July 2017

igniteIgnite talks are radically different from traditional conference talks. We’re looking for humor, wit, energy and inspiration to be packed into one powerful five-minute talk. Visual and conceptual impact is also a must. To view ignite talks from last year’s DML Conference, click here.

If you haven’t seen an ignite talk, be sure to do a quick search for “ignite talks” to watch some of the thousands of Ignite Talks out there or check out these sites for a quick tutorial:

Ignite Talks will be hosted by Sybil Madison-Boyd and will take place Thursday, October 5, 2017 and Friday, October 6, 2017.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Ben Miller, The University of Iowa
Sarah Morris, Nucleus Learning Network
Chris Haskell, Boise State Univ
Gina Grant, Commonwealth Foundation
Stephen Jacobs, RIT School of Interactive Games and Media
Erin Hoffman-John, Carnegie Mellon University
Juliette Levy, University of California, Irvine
Christina Cantrill, National Writing Project
Brittany DeLacy, California State University, Chico
Seth Hudson, George Mason University
Mike Fischthal, Pixel Academy


Friday, October 6, 2017

Angel Martinez, Antioch University
Nil Tuzcu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Matthew Farber, Valleyview Middle School
Gabrielle Lyon, Chicago Architecture Foundation
Mark Warschauer, University of California, Irvine
Kelsey Hammer, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Colby Tofel-Grehl, Utah State University
Jerome, Green
Damola Morenikeji, Berkman Klein Centre for Internet and Society, Harvard University