Knowledge Based Artificial Augmentation\ Intelligence Technology: The Next Step In Academic Instructional Tools

Pecha Kucha Presentation. Mr. Lapierre is my dissertation student for whom I am his chair. An additional co-presenter was Mansureh Kebritchi, Ph.D. University Research Chair Center for Educational and Instructional Technology Research (CEITR)

Association for Educational & Communications Technology (AECT)
Dr. Dale Crowe, Mr. Martin La Pierre (Doctoral Candidate), Dr. Mansureh Kebritchi
Presentation Date: 
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Event or Conference: 
Learning In Las Vegas
Presentation Type: 
Discussion Panel Moderator
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Presentation Location: 
Westgate Resort and Casino
3000 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89109
United States
Dear Dale Crowe,

Thank you for submitting your proposal, Knowledge Based Artificial Intelligence Technology: The Next Step In Academic Instructional Tools, for presentation at the 2016 AECT International Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada this coming October. I am pleased to inform you that your proposal has been accepted as a Pecha Kucha Session. Pecha Kucha presentation is a single session of: One topic/title/theme, 3-person panel, each member creates a Pecha Kucha which is a quick succession presentation style – each panelist prepares 20 graphic slides and each slide is shown for 20 seconds (use the presentation timing option), allowi ng six minutes and 40 seconds for their portion of the presentation. Pecha Kucha sessions will be scheduled into 60-minute presentation slots to allow a minimum of 20 minutes of interaction time with the audience at the conclusion of the panelistsÂ’ presentations. Panels with themes of contemporary concerns, innovative practices, and professional interest are encouraged to stimulate active audience engagement. (Note: A PowerPoint template with the appropriate timing will be sent to you.)

AECT has historically accepted approximately 60% of proposals submitted. So you are to be congratulated on being accepted to the program of AECT's refereed annual convention.
The reviewer comments regarding your proposal will be available by 01 May 2016, and I encourage you to login ( after this date to view the comments and suggestions for your presentation. 

As you make your plans to attend the convention, please note that workshops will take place all day Monday (17 Oct), Tuesday morning (18 Oct), and Friday morning (21 Oct). Concurrent sessions are scheduled to begin Tuesday morning (18 Nov), and will continue through Thursday (20 Oct) between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM each day. The full convention schedule will be available by 01 August 2016.

All THREE presenters must register must register no later than September 1, 2016 for the convention. However, please note that the Early Bird Registration Rate is only valid through May 18, 2016. To complete the registration process, please visit As noted in the call for proposals, failure to register by the deadline will result in your submission being removed from the convention schedule and program. Additionally, failure to arrive and present your session will render you ineligible to contribute to the Conference Proceedings. Information regarding proceedings submission can be found at ts/proceedings/.

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Lastly, I ask that you REPLY TO THIS EMAIL to confirm your intent to register, attend, and deliver your highly valued presentation. This confirmation allows us to reserve a presentation space for you until you register for the convention. If, however, you find at any time that you can no longer attend, please email me to let me know.

Once again, congratulations on being accepted and we look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas!

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