Overview and General Conference Information

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 12:30 p.m. through 4:00 p.m. (Pre-Conference Field Trips)

Dogwood Canyon Audubon, Dallas Maker Space, Performing Arts Center, National Archives, FW Mint

7:00 p.m. Keynote Address:
Bertie Gregory, National Geographic Young Explorer
Making of a Wildlife, cinematographer
Ticket cost: $20

Conference Sessions
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 8:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m.2018 GeoTech conference $50
Full time college students: $25

Leveraging the best of today's teaching tools.

8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Keynote Address

10:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m.
Twenty four sessions on the use of tools for excellence in teaching and learning with strands in technology, social studies, STEM, language, creative and musical arts, physical education, social justice, data informed teaching, and student research.

Post conference special focus: Field Measurement, Analysis and GIS

Notre Dame ACE "Remick" Education sessions

  • Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday only: $10
  • 8:00 a.m. Registration Breakfast and Lunch

Nat Geo Explorers - Shaw Selbe and Jer Thorpe: Remote device approaches to field monitoring projects around the world.

Bad Elf GPS adding higher accuracy GPS to other interfaces

Roger Palmer: Basic GIS field mapping with Survey123

Pasco Scientific: Digital probes to maps

Brad Baker: Designing drone based class experiences

Adam Dastrop: Images in GIS powerful field resources

Registration:
Guests seeking hotels can contact the Belmont at 214-393-2300 and mention Bishop Dunne for conference rate of $125 a night.