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Sylvia Stein, president of StickTogether Products, discusses ISTE plans including the announcement of their latest innovation, the Puzzle Face Image Key app.

5 Sessions to Bookmark

Innovating Education with Esports: A Forum for Sharing Ideas

Sunday, June 25, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin 1/2

Join leaders from the Pennsylvania Scholastic Esports League and Garden State Esports for discussion, collaboration, and networking for all those involved in scholastics esports. Discussion will range from beginner level topics to deep dives into the impact esports is having on social emotional learning and career and technical education.

Building the Future of 5G Innovation for K-12 Education

Monday, June 26, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Pennsylvania Convention Center, 201C

Top education leaders from suburban, urban and rural school districts will share their thoughts on immersive technology solutions harnessing the power of 5G to enhance the K-12 learning experience. Attendees will hear how education leaders across the country are creating access to future workforce opportunities for underrepresented student populations.

CTO Forum

Tuesday, June 27, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Liberty Ballroom

Join CoSN, ATLIS and ISTE to convene the CTO Forum at ISTELive23. This session is designed for school and district leaders to explore essential abilities for successful leadership. This interactive session will allow participants to share best practices and also learn from colleagues through rich discussion. If you are a CTO, superintendent, head of curriculum, technology, finance or a building leader, this is where you need to be during ISTE.

Learning with and about AI: Explore opportunities to reimagine education

Tuesday, June 27, 10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Booth #2904

Hosted by Mark Sparvell, Marketing Director WW Education

Microsoft Corporation

Gather ‘round edu-friends and learn what you can do today to get ahead of the curve with practical AI-powered tools and learning pathways. The potential applications of AI in education are tremendous and we’ll discuss the opportunities it presents such as creating more inclusive and personalized experiences to accelerate learning.

Lessons Learned From a Ransomware Attack

Wednesday, June 28, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Pennsylvania Convention Center, 113B

In 2021 Hillsborough School District in New Jersey was hit by a cyberattack, knocking out all services for several days. In this session, leaders will briefly discuss what happened, the vulnerabilities that we all face, what steps they took to get back online, their successful anti-phishing training program and plans for future safeguards.

Five events outside the convention center

Constructing Modern Knowledge

Gary Stager and Sylvia Martinez are hosting FREE mini hands-on workshops (with snacks!) on Tuesday June 27, across the street from the Philly convention center. Join them for sessions on “Coding in the Age of AI,” “Secrets of the micro:bit,” or “Hummingbird Robotics” (with the CEO of Birdbrain Technology). The sessions are free, but registration is required. 

Celebration of Educators Event – hosted by zSpace     

Let’s raise a toast to all the innovative educators who have embraced EdTech and ventured beyond traditional teaching methods to integrate augmented and virtual reality into their lessons, enriching and facilitating deeper learning in math, science, and CTE.

Monday, June 26, 2023  |  6:00 P.M – 8:00 P.M.

WHERE: Liquid Art Barrel House

990 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Trafera’s ISTE 2023 After-Party

Please join us for a customer appreciation event on Monday, June 26 at 7:00pm at Howl at the Moon Philadelphia!

The Flocabulary EdTechPoetry Slam

Carl Hooker and Adam Phyall will be hosting the 12 slammers on Tuesday, June 27th, for an entertaining and exciting night at the 2023 Flocabulary EdTech Poetry Slam! Join us for this fun and interactive evening and help decide who will take home the 2023 Champion Belt – as the audience is highly involved and is part of determining who moves on to the next round! And a special, guest VIP performance by 2 Flocabulary Artists, Dizzy SenZe and Mike Judd! There will also be light appetizers, drinks, and time to network in between rounds! The first 200 registered guests to arrive will receive a complimentary drink ticket – and there will be opportunities for the audience to win prizes too!!

Experience ISTELive 2023 with Lü, one stride at a time

ISTE Run is back in force for its second edition! Join the #ISTERUN movement and enjoy a unique workout for three exceptional days, June 26 to 28, at ISTE Live 2023. The run is a great opportunity to meet people, get your day off to a good start, and explore Philadelphia with one of our 3-to-4-mile routes. Don’t miss the chance to combine physical activity, networking, and innovation alongside the Lü team and runner Brian Seymour.

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