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Thursday, October 3 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ignite Talks

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Ignite talks are radically different from traditional conference talks. You will be dazzled by humor, wit, energy and inspiration packed into one powerful five-minute talk.

Ignite Talks will be hosted by Sam Dyson.

Presentations:
The Magic Ingredient: Using Pop Culture Effectively
Janae Phillips

Design Charrettes: Serving the Community That Served You
Wendy Roldan

Queering Up Game Development Spaces Through Discord Servers
Jeremy Dietmeier

On Being Late to the Game
Corey Sparks

The Crisis of Democracy, the Problem With Algorithms, the Lack of Discord, the Truth About Reality and Fantasy and the Most Important Thing About Humans in 5 Minutes or Less
Nikolaus Koenig

Towards a Powerful Role for Public Libraries in the CL Ecosystem
Kelly Wortham

More Than Just a Bunch of Parts: Expanding the Learning Ecosystem Analogy Using Insights From Biological Systems
Marijke Hecht

Preparing K-5 Teachers to Integrate the Computer Science Standards of Learning in Inclusive Classrooms to Support Students With High Incidence Disabilities
Amy Hutchison



Speakers
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Amy Hutchison

Associate Professor, George Mason University
digital literacy, computer science for students with disabilitiesDr. Hutchison is an associate professor and the Director of the Division of Elementary, Literacy, and Secondary Education at George Mason University. Currently, she is the Primiary Investigator or Co-Primary Investigator... Read More →
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Janae Phillips

Director of Leadership and Education, Harry Potter Alliance
Janae Phillips is a multimedia storyteller focused on finding the through lines that connect us all. In a decade of work as a trainer and organizer, including five years as the Director of Leadership and Education at the Harry Potter Alliance, she has worked with thousands of the... Read More →
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Kelly Wortham

Librarian, Santa Monica Public Library
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Corey Sparks

Assistant Professor, California State University, Chico
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Jeremy Dietmeier

University of Iowa
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Marijke Hecht

Graduate Student Researcher, University of Pittsburgh School of Education
perpetually curious learning ecologist & urban nature geek
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Wendy Roldan

PhD Student, University of Washington
Family learning, equity in HCI and engineering education
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Nikolaus Koenig

Researcher, Danube-University


Thursday October 3, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm PDT
Pacific Ballroom D 311 Peltason Dr., Irvine, CA, 92697