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March 13, 2017 Suffolk ASSET's 19th Annual Technology Conference: Digital Transformation ...Transforming the Learning Space 
 (Exhibit Tables Are Sold Out)
                                 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Milton Chen

Dr. Milton Chen is senior fellow and executive director, emeritus at The George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF), a non-profit operating foundation in the San Francisco Bay Area that utilizes its multimedia website, Edutopia.org, and documentary films to communicate a new vision for 21st Century education. He served as executive director of GLEF for 12 years from 1998 to 2010. During his tenure, GLEF and its media brand, Edutopia, greatly expanded their editorial publishing efforts, including the award-winning Edutopia magazine. Edutopia.org is known as a destination Web site for educators and others interested in educational innovation and has won numerous honors, including the 2009 Webby People’s Voice Award for best education website. Edutopia.org’s web traffic averages more than 1 million unique visitors per month.

His 2010 book, Education Nation: Six Leading Edges of Innovation in our Schools, was named one of the year’s 10 best education books by the American School Board Journal. He is a frequent speaker at education conferences in the U. S. and abroad. Since 2010, he has presented more than 100 keynote addresses in 41 states and 10 countries. Perhaps most importantly, on his 50th birthday, Dr. Chen was named a Jedi Master by George Lucas.

Note: Cancellations are accepted in writing via treasurer@suffolkasset.com through March 3, 2017. Registration fees, including Purchase Orders, are non-refundable after this date.

Association of Suffolk Supervisors for Educational Technologies
Suffolk ASSET exists to enhance teaching and learning in Suffolk County, New York school districts through the use of computers and other educational technologies by encouraging the integration of technology into the K-12 curriculum and ensuring that our students are provided with the educational opportunities necessary to prepare them for the 21st century.

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