Breaking!! MoodleMoot US 2017 will be hosted by BbWorld17 from 25-27th July #MootUS17 #BbWorld17

Get ready for the biggest EdTech conference in the world! MoodleMoot US 2017 will be hosted by BbWorld17 – Blackboard’s annual conference in New Orleans from 25-27th July 2017. This year there will be two MoodleMoots in USA – First one along with BbWorld in New Orleans and second one in Florida in the month of November 2017.

The EdTech innovators, educators, and industry leaders will have the chance to discover the state of the art in online learning. MoodleMoot US 2017 – New Orleans, hosted by BbWorld will feature three days of developers’ convention sessions, over 100 presentations, keynotes by leading global edtech leaders, exhibitions, workshops and masterclasses.

BbWorld is education’s leading conference, bringing together thousands of educators from around the globe for three days of conversation, networking, and problem solving.

In a recent announcement, CEO & Founder of Moodle – Dr. Martin Dougiamas commented:

“While many might come for one conference or the other, this conference provides a particularly unique opportunity for Moodlerooms clients to get both worlds in one place.”

“Participants will have the opportunity to recharge their practice, discover the state of the art in online learning, meet peers and empower each other to provide the best in education technology.”

MoodleMoot US 2017 will be hosted by BbWorld17 from 25-27th July #MootUS17 #BbWorld17

On the other side, Blackboard Chairman, CEO and President, Bill Ballhaus, spoken:

“As a long-time supporter of open standards and contributor to the open source community, Blackboard is honored to host a MoodleMoot at BbWorld 2017. Bringing MoodleMoot and BbWorld together will provide attendees an opportunity to network, share experiences and learn from each other, regardless of the specific education technology solutions they use.”

For more details about the MoodleMoot US 2017 – New Orleans, check out the official website here and here. For those who are interested in presenting their experience, MoodleMoot US 2017 – New Orleans, hosted by BbWorld, is accepting proposals to present at the event. The deadline to present is May 8, 2017. The types of presentation for this year’s Moot are:

Types of presentations for submission:

  • Short Presentations
  • Pico Format
  • Posters

Registrations:

If you would like to attend this awesome conference then you need to register through the BbWorld or DevCon+BbWorld to attend. Currently they are offering a discounted registration price with Early Bird discount which will be valid till 21st of April.

I am very much excited about this year’s MoodleMoot. What’s your take about convergence of these two best EdTech conferences. Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book “How to use Moodle 2.7”. In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User’s Association Committee member – the first to make it from India.

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