The GlobalEdCon Presenter Guide

Prepare for Your Global Education Conference Presentation

The 2019 Global Education Conference

Monday, Nov. 18th, 10am to Wednesday, Nov. 20th, 4pm

This is an online event.

The Global Education Conference ( is a collaborative, inclusive, world-wide event involving students, educators, and organizations at all levels. It is designed to significantly increase opportunities for connecting classrooms while supporting cultural awareness and recognition of diversity and educational access for all. There is NO cost to attend.

Conference Notes


Registration is required to attend the FREE, virtual Global Education Conference.

Attending and Schedule Page for the General Public

Attendees can see the entire conference schedule in their own time zone. The links in each calendar entry are the ones the public use to enter session rooms. Direct friends and colleagues to this page if they want to see your presentation.

The GlobalEdCon Guide for Attendees

This flyer gives step-by-step directions for participating the conference. Share this on social media and send to friends and colleagues.

Presenter/Moderator Links - For Presenters ONLY

This links will be available closer to the conference.

Find Conference Recordings Here

All sessions are recorded and archived. They should be available shortly after everyone has left a session room.

Visit the Volunteer Lounge & Front Page Chat

Conference organizers and volunteers will be in the conference lounge during the conference if you need help. Also, you can use the chat room on the front page of our main website to ask for help.

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Blackboard Collaborate Troubleshooting Tips

Visit this page on Blackboard's site for help configuring your system.

If you are experiencing difficulty entering one of our Blackboard Collaborate session rooms, try the following.

  1. Make sure Java is updated on your computer.
  2. Clear your browser's cache.
  3. Try another browser.

If you are still experiencing issues, visit the front page of our main website and login. There is a chat room on the front page, and if you post there, we'll do our best to help you!

If you are having Java issues on a Mac, try some of these tips:

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Accepted Presenters Only

Need to change your presentation time? Email Steve Hargadon at

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Join This Group Just for Presenters

Important information for presenters is posted in this group. Make sure to browse the posts in here.

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Attend a Live Training Session or Watch a Recording

Watch the recording if you can't make one of these! Steve will be sending this soon.

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View the Checklist

This document contains detailed information on how to prepare for your presentation.

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Use the Training Room to Practice Your Presentation

There may be others in there practicing!

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Find Publicity Resources Here

Help us get the word out about the conference and your individual session. Use our sample tweets, images and more.

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Join Our Volunteer Group

All hands on deck! Support your fellow presenters and take in a few sessions. This is also a great way to meet other global educators.

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Click Here for Help with Blackboard Collaborate

Read our tips for troubleshooting any problems with the Blackboard Collaborate platform.