The GlobalEdCon Presenter Guide

Prepare for Your Global Education Conference Presentation

The 2017 Global Education Conference

Monday, Nov. 13th, 10am to Thursday, Nov. 16th, 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.

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.

The Volunteer Lounge

We have a BbC room set up as a lounge for our volunteers. This is where they come to get their moderating assignments. Anyone is welcome to drop in and ask for help. You can also ask for help in the chat room on the front page of our main website.

Presenter/Moderator Links - For Presenters ONLY

DO NOT SHARE THIS PAGE. The links on this page give administrative privileges to those who enter a session. These are for moderators, presenters and co-presenters ONLY!

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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 Session or Watch a Recording

There will be live sessions on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday. Watch the recording if you can't make one of these!

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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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Find Conference Recordings Here

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

Get Help - Visit the Volunteer Lounge & Front Page Chat

Conference organizers 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.

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!

Conference Notes

Many Thanks to Our Sponsors

We appreciate the support of these innovative organizations that support globally connected teaching and learning.

Meet Our Premier Partners

Visit these leading global education organizations to learn about their programs and initiatives.

Follow Us on Twitter

Our event hashtag is #globaled17.

Discover More GlobalEd Events

Find out more about Global Collaboration Day, Global Leadership Week, and Global Education Day.