Evolving Education
at World of Watson

Evolving Education at World of Watson

Evolving Education is a multi-faceted program to help educators from all backgrounds, from Pre-K to Higher Ed, from administration to teaching and research, learn and discuss how to take full advantage of cognitive and data sciences. Evolving Education is comprised of two distinct programs held in conjunction with the IBM World of Watson conference. Select the registration option that is right for you!


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Evolving Education
with Cognitive
& Data Sciences.
Sunday, October 23rd

This workshop is open to anyone responsible for curriculum and program design, or building the talent pool of an organization with an interest in improving outcomes for learners, regardless of industry, for $195.

Overview

This full day workshop will bring together faculty, academic and industry leaders to explore how the exploding demand for graduates skilled in cognitive and data sciences can be put to work for students in the classroom.

Through key speakers from academia and industry, hands on workshops, panel discussions and networking events, attendees will experience a truly unique, learning experience.

What to expect

Opening Session
Discover how Artificial Intelligence will evolve both from a technological perspective and the impact it will make on human decision making from Michael Karasick, VP Cognitive, IBM Research.

Spotlight talks
Thought provoking flash talks from academic and industry leaders on how IBM technology is used to transform the student experience.

Hands on Workshops
Learn from experts how to leverage the power of Bluemix and developing in the cloud, gain deeper understanding of complex data sets with Watson Analytics or develop Cognitive applications using IBM Watson.

Panel Discussion
Hear from industry experts using Cognitive and Data Science to Evolve Education, and change the landscape of Education!

Networking Event
End the day engaging with the days’ experts, peers, and industry leaders in a relaxing, open environment. Make connections that will enhance the way you work, learn and leverage technology.

Agenda

9:00am – 10:00am

9:00am – 10:00am

Keynote: Future of AI

10:00am – 6:00pm

10:00pm – 6:00am

Workshops and Invited Talks

6:00pm – 7:00pm

6:00pm – 7:00am

Closing Panel: How will we evolve education?

7:00pm

7:00pm

Reception

Extend your learning for the Academic Experience conference option at a special rate or attend as a Full Conference or Cognitive Experience participant.
See the pricing options above prior to registering.

WatsonEDU
Monday, October 24
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Overview

Education leaders are invited to learn about the full breadth of IBM Watson Education solutions, designed to provide actionable insights for administrators, and teachers to support the learner's academic and career success.

Education leaders are invited to learn about the full breadth of IBM Watson Education solutions, designed to provide actionable insights for administrators, and teachers to support the learner's academic and career success.

What you will Learn

This full day of exclusive panel sessions, interviews with industry executives and strategic partners, like Sesame Workshop and Office Depot, and key clients like Coppell Independent School District, as well as interactive demos, will provide the roadmap of solutions from Pre-K to Higher Education developed to improve student outcomes, support educators with personalized education and foster a lifetime of learning.

WatsonEDU is ideally suited for Education Leaders, Provosts, Superintendents, Professors, EdTech Partners, Administrators, Teachers and Students.

This full day of exclusive panel sessions, interviews with industry executives and strategic partners, like Sesame Workshop and Office Depot, and key clients like Coppell Independent School District, as well as interactive demos, will provide the roadmap of solutions from Pre-K to Higher Education developed to improve student outcomes, support educators with personalized education and foster a lifetime of learning.

WatsonEDU is ideally suited for Education Leaders, Provosts, Superintendents, Professors, EdTech Partners, Administrators, Teachers and Students.

Agenda

9:00am – 9:45am

9:00am – 9:45am

Opening Strategy Talk: Outthink Old School with Watson for Education

IBM is dedicated to usher in the new cognitive era for education.
Attend this keynote and hear more about our mission, strategic vision and roadmap. Hear about new Watson solutions for education that take the student and teacher experience to the next level and get introduced to our strategic ecosystem of partners.

10:00am – 11:45am

10:00am – 11:45am

A Brand New Classroom Experience: Engaging Teachers through Mobile and Cognitive Computing.

Discover how IBM is changing the way that teachers connect with their students while mobile in the classroom to create a successful learning environment for their students. Client Speaker: Coppell Independent School District.

11:00am – 11:45am

11:00am – 11:45am

A New Twist: Teacher Classroom Planning using Cognitive tools

Learn how IBM is working with educators to enhance the way teachers plan for their classrooms and students' success. See the solutions built for teachers with the help of teachers, designed to meet the individual needs of their learners using advanced data and analytic technologies with IBM Watson for Educators solutions.

1:00pm – 1:45pm

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Intelligent Tutoring with IBM Watson

Hear how IBM Watson is providing personalized tutoring at scale for learners through the entire learning spectrum. By interacting with students and helping students understand their own knowledge gaps, this solution can offer tutoring help to remediate those identified gaps.

2:00pm – 2:45pm

2:00pm – 2:45pm

Jump start the Journey of Lifelong Learning with IBM Watson

Come learn how IBM Watson is developing solutions to help kids become smarter, stronger and kinder by harnessing the power of Watson to address early childhood learning. See how Watson can be used to build vocabularies for elementary age children will be shown.

3:00pm – 3:45pm

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Getting Started with Watson in Higher Education

IBM is partnering with leading higher education institutions, and with leading higher ed vendors like Blackboard, to develop new capabilities that leverage cognitive, mobile and analytics. This session will explore cognitive computing, mobile applications, and the Watson Education Data cloud as three fundamental components in the platform to the future. This session is appropriate for academic leaders as much as technology leaders

Full Conference
Experience

$1,995

Save $400 off standard rate

Experience everything World of Watson has to offer with option to add on Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Sciences on Sunday for an additional $195.
When registering select "Academic" Registration Type on the first screen for these options.

Includes:

T-Mobile Arena Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Mandalay Bay Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Cognitive Experience Zones
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Innovation Talks
10/24/16 – 10/26/16

Special Event
Evening, 10/26/16

Breakfast & Lunch
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Trends & Directions Sessions
10/24/16 – 10/25/16

Hands on Labs
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Certification Exams
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Micro Sessions
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

WatsonEDU Day
10/24/16

Optional add on for $195:
Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Science:
10/23/16


Cognitive
Experience

$995

Experience all the Cognitive Experiences, Keynotes, and Innovation Talks with the option to add on Evolving Education with Cognitive and Data Science on Sunday for an additional $195. When registering select "Academic" Registration Type on the first screen for these options.

Includes:

T-Mobile Arena Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Mandalay Bay Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Cognitive Experience Zones
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Innovation Talks
10/24/16 – 10/26/16

Breakfast & Lunch
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

WatsonEDU Day
10/24/16

Trends & Directions Sessions
10/24/16 – 10/25/16

Optional add on for $195:
Evolving Education with Cognitive & Data Science:
10/23/16


Academic
Experience

Contact WoW@omnienceevents.com
for rate information

Experience the Cognitive & Data Sciences session on Sunday and extend your stay to participate in select conference activities. When registering select "Academic" Registration Type on the first screen for these options.

Includes:

T-Mobile Arena Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Mandalay Bay Keynotes
10/25/16 – 10/26/16

Cognitive Experience Zones
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Innovation Talks
10/24/16 – 10/26/16

Breakfast & Lunch
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

WatsonEDU Day
10/24/16

Trends & Directions Sessions
10/24/16 – 10/25/16

Micro Sessions
10/24/16 – 10/27/16

Evolving Education with
Cognitive & Data Science:

10/24/16

Attend Evolving Education
with Cognitive & Data Science
on Sunday, October 23
for just $195

Enrollment options can be upgraded. Changes to reduced experiences can be made less $250 administrative fee. Please see the Cancellation Policy.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations on or before July 15, 2016: prepaid conference registration fees will be fully refunded less $250/person cancellation fee. Cancellations on or before September 23, 2016: 50% of prepaid conference registration fees will be refunded. No refund of conference registration fee available for cancellations after September 23, 2016. Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing.

Contact WoW@Omnienceevents.com with any questions.
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