AcademiX 2011 – Redefining the university experience

Discover how mobile devices and iOS are helping transform education. AcademiX 2011 is a free conference, and will take place simultaneously at four universities, including Northeastern University, as well as via live webcast.

AcademiX 2011 will focus on how the mobile revolution is redefining education. Presenters from around higher education will share their experiences from both practical and pedagogical perspectives. Eight 20-minute talks will discuss topics like "Using Mobile and Social Media for Research and Teaching," "Supporting iPad Across Different Departments," and "Piloting Innovative Mobile Programs in Academia".

Event details:

Date/Time : Friday, April 29, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Location: Northeastern University, Egan Center Raytheon Amphitheater, 120 Forsyth Street
Registration: Visit the MacLearning website to register and for more information, including a list of speakers and topics.

This conference is hosted by EdTech, CIETL, and Information Technology Services, and is sponsored by MacLearning. is an open community that promotes effective pedagogical use of Apple and related third-party technologies. Its mission is to encourage innovative education through the open exchange of information, solutions, and ideas.

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