Who Should Attend?

CoSN 2017 includes 3 plenary sessions, dozens of breakout sessions, additional workshops, and pre- and post- conference events designed to maximize professional development for your entire school district team. Our conference environment enables a personalized and authentic learning environment with an emphasis on peer-to-peer sharing and networking. Content at a CoSN Conference is rooted in this team-oriented approach, so we encourage you to bring your school district team.

Chief Technology Officers

  • Learn proven strategies for getting the dollars you need to build the infrastructure for today and tomorrow
  • Connect with your peers and build your community of practice
  • Discover how to stretch scarce resources to make the greatest impact on teaching and learning

Instructional Technology Directors

  • Hear about new tools and models for engaging students and personalizing instruction
  • Strategize about how to bridge the gap between the technical and instructional silos
  • Improve your leadership skills and how to scale technology beyond islands of innovation

Superintendents, District Teams, and Education Service Agencies

  • Hear from thought leaders on how to create a vision for a digital conversion and continuously improving innovative culture in your district
  • Learn tips for breaking down the silos and leveraging technology to enable a 21st century school system
  • Share creative and strategic solutions about how to create robust learning environments at school and at home

Industry, Government, and Nonprofit Representatives

  • Understand what is keeping school system technology leaders up at night
  • Share information on emerging tools and services for learning
  • Learn about better strategies and models for implementing, maintaining, and evaluating technology for learning