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Past Locations

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2019 Kissimmee, FL

There was lots to discover in the magical city of Kissimmee! Our Fusion Main Stage was packed with learnings from keynote speakers Bonnie St. John and Heather McGowan, and our attendees were inspired by special guests McClain Hermes and Joe Kelly, who shared the impact of technology on their education.

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2018 Houston, TX

Inspiration and energy set the stage for Houston. Focusing on our ‘Inspired by You” theme our amazing partnership with our customers was felt throughout the conference. Keynote speakers Alec & George Couros reminded us all why educators are changing lives!

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2017 Las Vegas, NV

What better place to reimagine education than the iconic Bellagio Hotel? With a vision to Reach Every Learner our attendees heard from education game changer Ray Kurzweil and were surrounded by educators working to change the future of learning. Our most impactful Fusion yet showcased everyone’s commitment to improve learning.

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2016 Washington, DC

Keynotes by Sir Ken Robinson and Angela Maiers, networking with 1000 educators from around the world, Night at the Newseum exclusive party, and latest in edtech innovations, 2016 was our greatest Fusion—so far!

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2015 Orlando, FL

Insightful keynotes from visionaries Steven Johnson and Paul Tough, the brightest minds in education gathered in sunny Florida in 2015.

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2014 Nashville, TN

Collaboration ignited the imagination of educators in Music City, with special guest speakers LeVar Burton and former Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield.

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2013 Boston, MA

Celebrating the evolution of learning and innovation, our 10th annual conference brought attendees to beautiful Boston for provacative speakers Alec Couros, Karen Cator and Michael Horn.

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2012 San Diego, CA

Docking in sunny San Diego, Fusion 2012 discovered what would be possible in education for years to come, with inspiring speakers and educators Sal Khan and Rafe Esquith. All aboard!

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2011 Denver, CO

Attendees to Fusion 2011 elevated teaching and learning in their organizations, inspired by guest speakers such as experimental designer Natalie Jeremijenko, and comedian and teacher Steve Brinder.

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2010 Chicago, IL

Attendees at Fusion Chicago became architects of education, enriching their approaches to teaching and learning, and sharing creative ideas and expertise.

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2009 Minneapolis-St Paul, MN

Fusion 2009 explored the art of learning through immersive discussions, presentations, and networking with educators from around the world.

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2008 Memphis, TN

With inspiring keynotes from George Siemens and Jason Ohler, educators at Fusion 2008 collaborated to explore best practices in education, and provide a positive impact on teaching and learning.

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2007 Duluth, MN

Attendees to Fusion 2007 came together to collaborate on the latest challenges, trends, and opportunities facing education and be inspired by thought provoking keynotes.

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2006 Guelph, ON

At our 3rd annual conference, attendees expanded their horizons through thought-provoking presentations and keynotes.

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2005 Madison, WI

Building bridges with educators from around the world, attendees explored best practices and innovations in education.

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2004 Madison, WI

Our 1st annual conference brought together educators in Madison, WI to share experiences and ideas on teaching and learning, technology, and the future of education.

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Fusion schedule

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