Schedule at a Glance

    Experience a program full of great mainstage keynote presentations, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities!
    Below is glance at the agenda for Fusion 2018.

    Breakout Tracks

    Instruction and Design

    This track will include both client-led and D2L-led sessions relevant to teachers, faculty, and trainers, and the people who support them.

    Technical and Development

    The ever-growing importance of technical expertise will be on full display in the sessions offered in this track.

    Leadership and Strategy

    Engage with thought leaders, senior educational leaders, and D2L subject matter experts in a comprehensive review of key topics.

    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 – Registration

    1-7pm
    Registration Open
    1-5pm
    Welcome Drink Networking
    7-9pm
    Wellness Activity –
    Paint Night (spots are limited – sign up required, additional cost to participate)
    View details on paint night

    Wednesday, July 25, 2018 – Main Conference Day 1

    6am-7am
    Wellness Activity – Yoga (spots are limited – sign-up required)
    View details on paint night
    7:30am-5:30pm
    Registration Open
    8am-4pm
    Exhibit Hall Open
    8-8:45am
    Breakfast
    8:45-9am
    Mainstage – Community Colleagues: featuring Barry Dahl, D2L & Kari Frisch, Central Lakes
    9-9:45am
    Mainstage – Opening Keynote: John Baker, D2L
    9:45-10am
    Walking Break
    10-10:50am
    Breakout 1
    10:50-11am
    Break
    11-11:50am
    Breakout 2
    11:50am-12:50pm
    Lunch in Exhibit Hall
    12:50-1:50pm
    Poster Sessions in Exhibit Hall
    1:55-2:45pm
    Breakout 3
    2:45-2:55pm
    Break
    2:55-3:45pm
    Breakout 4
    3:45-4pm
    Walking Break
    4-5pm
    Mainstage – Special Guest Keynote: Alec and George Couros
    7:30-9:30pm
    Evening Networking Event

    Thursday, July 26, 2018 – Main Conference Day 2

    6am-7am
    Wellness Activity – Yoga (spots are limited – sign-up required)
    View details on yoga
    6am-7am
    Wellness Activity – Jogging with John (spots are limited – sign-up required)
    View details on jogging with John
    8am-5:30pm
    Registration Open
    8am-4pm
    Exhibit Hall Open
    8-8:45am
    Breakfast
    8:45-9am
    Mainstage – Community Colleagues: featuring Rob Dunlop, District School Board of Niagara & speaker to be announced
    9-10am
    Mainstage – Solutions Spotlight: featuring Cheryl Ainoa, D2L
    10-10:20am
    Walking Break
    10:20-11:10am
    Breakout 5
    11:10-11:20am
    Break
    11:20am-12:10pm
    Breakout 6
    12:10-1:10pm
    Lunch and Networking in Exhibit Hall
    1:10-2pm
    Breakout 7
    2pm-2:10pm
    Break
    2:10pm-3pm
    Breakout 8
    3pm-3:10pm
    Break
    3:10-4pm
    Breakout 9
    4-4:10pm
    Walking Break
    4:10-5pm
    Mainstage – Closing Keynote: John Baker, D2L
    7-9pm
    Wellness Activity – Paint Night (spots are limited, sign-up required, additional cost to participate)
    View details on paint night

    Friday, July 27, 2018 – Post Conference

    8am-1pm
    Registration Open
    8-9am
    Breakfast
    9am-12pm
    Post-Conference Training Workshops
    10:30-10:45am
    Break
    12-1pm
    Lunch
    1-4pm
    Post-Conference Training Workshops
    2:30-2:45pm
    Break
    *Schedule subject to change