TechDay 2018

TECHDAY 2018

Technology-Driven
Student success

Utilizing technology and innovation
to support student success

04.25.2018 | 9am–2:30pm | Pollak Library

 

On  behalf of Amir Dabirian, Vice President for Information Technology/CIO,
we are excited to announce that Framroze M. Virjee, President, California State University, Fullerton
will
kick off this year's TechDay event with opening remarks. 

 

FRAMROZE M. VIRJEE

President, California State University, Fullerton

Framroze Virjee- President

 

Amir Dabirian

Vice President for Information Technology/CIO

Amir Dabirian, Vice President for Information Technology

 

Session Schedule

09:00am – 10:15am

Opening Remarks
Framroze M. Virjee
President, California State University, Fullerton

Presentation 
Amir Dabirian
Vice President for Information Technology/CIO

PLN–130

  

10:30am – 10:50am

Innovation/Makerspace Center Tour

Tour the Space created to fulfill students’ creativity, innovation and talent through advanced technology such as virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D printing, Microsoft Surface Hub, Raspberry Pi, and high-end computing.

Location: Innovation Space

11:00am – 11:20am

VoiceThread

Come and see how VoiceThread can be used for asynchronous discussion, web-based content presentation, and student reflection  through video, audio, or screen recording.

Dr. Loretta Donovan, Professor, Elementary & Bilingual Education

PLS–237 (ATC)

Beyond Paper: Character Design with Adobe Photoshop on Dell Canvas

CSUF College of the Arts student will demonstrate how to use digital tools to paint dynamic stills and walk viewers through his design process.

Miguel Baltazar, CSUF Art Major (Illustration Concentration), Class of 2018 

PLS–240

 

11:30am-11:50pm

Quality Matters

The CSU has a systemwide agreement with Quality Matters™ (QM), a process designed to certify the quality of online/hybrid courses. In this session, learn about QM professional development opportunities available to all CSUF faculty and the support services to help meet the QM standards.

Dr. Shelli Wynants, Faculty Support Services

PLS– 237 (ATC)

Career Center, Ready Made Career Assignments

No time to proof or review? No problem. Learn which Tech Tools the Career Center offers and how students are using them. This session will feature V-Mock, a newly launched software that provides immediate resume feedback, InterviewStream, Titan Resume Builder and more.

Elizabeth Zavala-Acevez, Career Center; Megan Martinez, Mihaylo Career Services

PLS–240

Learning & Research with MATLAB

Learn about new tools for building apps, writing scripts, and team-based software development. Learn about our latest options for data analytics, machine learning, and deep learning.

Kortney Capretta & Sumit Tandon  

Location: Innovation Space

01:00pm – 01:20pm

Titan Direct Access Program

Save up to 80% off the new print price! An overview of the Titan Direct Access program which provides free eBook access to students for the first two weeks of the semester, now includes analytical reports, courseware integration with Pearson, Cengage, and Human Kinetics.

Pearson, VitalSource, TitanShops and
Division of Information Technology

PLS–237 (ATC)

Innovation/Makerspace Center Tour

Tour the Space created to fulfill students’ creativity, innovation and talent through advanced technology such as virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D printing, Microsoft Surface Hub, Raspberry Pi, and high-end computing.

Location: Innovation Space

 

Adobe in the Classroom

This presentation will highlight how BUAD300 instructors utilize Adobe software in different assignments to promote digital literacy in their class.

Megan Martinez, Mihaylo Career Center Services and Marisol Cardenas, Deans Office Mihaylo College of Business and Economics

PLS–240

01:30pm–01:50pm

Dossier: An Introduction to Interfolio's Dossier and Review, Promotion & Tenure

This presentation will provide a brief introduction to Interfolio products at CSUF. Dossier is a secure, storage platform while Review, Promotion & Tenure is an evaluation platform.  

Dr. Ed Collom, Director of Faculty Affairs & Records

PLS–237 (ATC)

LinkedIn Networking Tips

LinkedIn is a powerful tool for career advancement, networking, and for job search. Learn how to strategically use LinkedIn to gain a competitive advantage.

Ryan Zervakos & Meg Callahan, LinkedIn/lynda.com 

PLS–240

 

02:00pm – 02:20pm

MERLOT: A New Look at finding Open Education Resources

MERLOT is the gateway to Open Education Resources and provides smart searches. This session will highlight the new generation of MERLOT that incorporates visual and functional technology changes that have taken place since the last release.

Barbra Sperling, MERLOT Technical Services, CSU, Office of the Chancellor

PLS– 237 (ATC)

Innovation/Makerspace Center Tour

Tour the Space created to fulfill students’ creativity, innovation and talent through advanced technology such as virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D printing, Microsoft Surface Hub, Raspberry Pi, and high-end computing.

Location: Innovation Space

Enrich Your TITANium Course with ShareStream Video

Learn how to upload, insert and manage video content within TITANium course pages using the ShareStream plugin. ShareStream simplifies video workflows, fosters active learning and facilitates collaboration and vibrant online conversations about media content.

Philip Isles, Customer Success Manager, ShareStream

PLS– 240

  

 

Vendors

 A list of TechDay 2018 vendors.

TechDay Vendors Include

Adobe | Apple | Dell | SHI, International Corp | HP
Digital Print Services | Lea(R)n | aruba | Sprint | EAB | Spinitar
Dropbox | GreyHeller | MathWorks | Microsoft | Concur
VitalSource | Pearson | proofpoint | Verizon | Xerox
Corporate Travel Planners (CTP) | MERLOT | US Bank | ShareStream | LinkedIn
Faculty Development Center | Titan Shops | CSUF Career Center