Create Virtual Learning Environments to Improve the Student Experience

Wednesday, October 26 | 2:30PM–3:20PM | Meeting Room 303B, Level Three
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Industry and Client-Led Session
Today digital transformation is opening a new world of learning opportunities. This roundtable discussion with Georgia State University and Mercer University will explore digital in higher education: how students learn with mobile devices anywhere, anytime; how instructors engage in classes and online communities through interactive video and virtual labs; and how online courses expand reach and complement traditional instruction, creating global classrooms.

Outcomes: Set a vision to create a world-class virtual learning environment * Obtain concrete guidance on how to create * Best practices for faculty adoption of technology, student engagement, and measuring results


  • Tracy Adkins

    Executive Director of Academic Technology, Georgia Gwinnett College
  • Shane Milam

    Executive Director, Technology Infrastructure, Mercer University
  • Renee Patton

    Cisco Global Director of Education and Healthcare, Cisco Systems, Inc.