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
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.
Thirty six 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
- Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 9:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m.
- Saturday only: $10
- 8:00 a.m. Registration Breakfast and Lunch
Larry Fox: Bad Elf GPS adding higher accuracy GPS to other interfaces
Anita Palmer: Basic GIS field mapping with Survey123Roger Palmer: Using digital probes to find regional environmental patterns
Brad Baker: Designing drone based class experiences
Dr. Fan Qiu: Using LIDAR to find power distribution facilitiesAdam Dastrop: Images in GIS powerful field resources
Scott Sires: Designing your own spatial curriculum and get paid for it!
Guests seeking hotels can contact the Belmont at 214-393-2300 and mention Bishop Dunne for conference rate of $125 a night.