John Spencer a former middle school teacher and current college professor on a quest to transform schools into bastions of creativity and wonder. John is on a mission to see teachers unleash the creative potential in all of their students so that kids can be makers, designers, artists, and engineers. He regularly explores research, interviews educators, deconstructs systems, and studies real-world examples of design thinking in action. He shares these insights in books, blog posts, journal articles, free resources, animated videos, and podcasts.
Alec Couros is a Professor of Educational Technology and Media and the Director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning at the University of Regina. He has given hundreds of workshops and presentations, nationally and internationally, on topics such as Openness in education, Networked Learning, Social Media in Education, Digital Citizenship, and Critical Media Literacy. His courses help current and future educators understand how to use and take advantage of the educational potential offered by the tools of connectivity.
Fortinet secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network—today and into the future.
Biztec was founded to be a true partner for our customers; we set a high bar, and do not believe in templates, boilerplate designs, or one size fits all solutions. We work with our clients to determine their true requirements and transparently build bespoke solutions to meet those goals. Biztec was created on the belief that a service-first mentality and white glove approach to all customer interactions are the cornerstones that will serve us and our customers for years to come.
Filewave is a pioneer in multi-platform endpoint management, FileWave® was founded in 1992. Offering a single management solution for apps, devices, and configurations for Mac, Windows, and mobile, FileWave® gives IT the ability to proactively and automatically provision and maintain every device.