PAECT Happenings at PETE&C 2019

February 10 - 13, 2019, Hershey, PA

PAECT is one of four organizations working together to bring you PETE&C 2019!

Stop by our booth (near the registration desk) to say "hello" and check your membership status.

Check out Twitter regularly to find members of our Professional Development Committee with PAECT Swag!

Here are some of our events happening during the conference:

Sunday, February 10th

KTI Pre-Conference Event

Hershey Lodge, 12-4pm, Location TBA

Register at

Free and open to all!

Edcamp PETE&C 2019

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Classlink Panel Discussion

Hershey Lodge, 1-2pm, Suite 3338/3339

Are you attending PETE&C? Are you willing to share your insights and ideas with a panel as you learn about some new products from one of PAECT’s premier sponsors? Please join us for a sponsor panel! Food and drink provided by Classlink. We’d love your input on product offerings and ideas regarding trends and current state of education in your region of Pennsylvania.

Register to see ClassLink’s approach to single sign-on and class rostering, two essentials for enabling access to digital learning resources. Provide feedback on new tools, like analytics and directory account creation. Provide feedback on the market, trends in your state around digital material access and privacy/security. Network with fellow instructional and technology leaders in a closed setting, enabling a free exchange of ideas, challenges, and best practices. Offer feedback directly to company leadership on technology and services that will meaningfully improve the technology experience for millions of students.

ClassLink welcomes the diverse input from many educator stakeholders & leaders, and sees this session as a uniquely powerful forum for continuing education and constant improvement.

PAECT Board Meeting

Hershey Lodge, 4:30pm, Suite (Room 3338/3339)

All members are welcome!

Monday, February 11th

Discover PAECT Higher Ed Student Chapters

Hershey Lodge, 11:30 - 12:30, Cocoa Board Room

Discover PAECT Higher Education Student Chapters and the incredible opportunities they provide. Hear from active student PAECT members and their advisers as they share how beneficial being involved with a PAECT Student Chapter can be! Learn how to start a student chapter, get involved in regional activities, and expand higher ed students PLN!

PAECT Student Chapter Meet and Greet

Hershey Lodge, 4:30, Bloomsburg University booth #416 in the Exhibition Hall

PAECT Student Chapter members who would like to meet and collaborate with student chapter members from other colleges and universities can plan meet each other during PETE&C.

PAECT Banquet, Awards Ceremony and Business Meeting

Hershey Lodge, 6:30PM, Aztec Ballroom.

Tickets must be purchased in advance.

President's Reception and Regional Gatherings

Hershey Lodge, Suite 3338/3339

Following the dinner approximately 8:00PM

Tuesday, February 12th

PAECT Higher ED Session

Hershey Lodge, 9:30 - 10:30, Cocoa 6

By attending this session you can meet and collaborate with others interested in higher education, discuss PAECT Higher Education Student Chapters, Higher Ed at KTI, TERS 2019 by PAECT, future higher education events, and talk about other important topics pertaining to our field.

PA CTO Council of the PAECT Annual Lunch Meeting

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The PA Chief Technology Officers (CTL) Council of the PAECT (The PA CoSN State Chapter) will be hosting its annual lunch meeting in the Hotel Hershey Vista room (located on the 2nd floor of the Blue Mountain Meeting Space near the Harvest Restaurant), starting at 12:15 PM on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. If you are a public, private, IU or school CTO, CIO, Technology Director or equivalent senior technology leader in your organization, you are invited to join us and to bring a friend or colleague (register here, seating is limited). Come network with colleagues from across the state. During lunch, the chapter will talk about plans and initiatives for the year and other items of interest to technology leaders across Pennsylvania. Special Thanks to our lunch sponsor Parago.

PAECT Student Chapter Meet & Greet

Hershey Lodge, 1:00, by the fireplace in the lobby

Meet & Greets are informal events that allows our student chapters members to expand their professional learning networks by meeting with other student chapter members. We look forward to seeing you there!

Wednesday, February 13th

Leading Education and Information Technologies in PA

Hershey Lodge, 9:15 - 10:15, Empire C

Tech leaders come discuss and learn about PA CTO Council resources, the Certified Education Technology Leader credential, Smart Networks, Data Privacy, Cybersecurity, Emerging Technologies and more.

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