2014 Coursera Partners' Conference

Agenda

A downloadable version of the agenda can be found here.

Silverman Hall and Golkin Hall are located within the Penn Law School (click here for a map. The Silfen Forum, which takes place in Irvine Auditorium, is a 5-10 minute walk from the Law School but will be streamed live at the Law School.

Friday, April 5, 2013

9:00am – 6:00pm Registration & Check-In Silverman Hall, 1st Floor, Lobby (34th Street entrance)
10:00am – 11:45am Tech Chats – informal chats with Coursera engineers Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Lobby
11:00am – 2:00pm Boxed Lunch Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Levy Ballroom
12:00pm – 1:30pm Silfen Forum: “Open Online Learning and the Future of Higher Education” Irvine Auditorium (34th & Spruce, a 5-10 minute walk from the Penn Law School)

Overflow: Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Rooms 240A & B

1:30pm – 2:15pm Break
2:15pm – 3:45pm Welcome & Keynote Address

  • Welcome from Vincent Price (University of Pennsylvania), Daphne Koller (Coursera), and Andrew Ng (Coursera)
  • Keynote address by William G. Bowen (President Emeritus, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation)
Golkin Hall, Ground Floor, Fitts Auditorium

Overflow: Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 240A

3:45pm – 4:00pm Break
4:00pm – 4:50pm Panels, Session 1 (parallel tracks) Gittis Hall, Rooms 1, 2, 213, and 214
5:00pm – 5:50pm Panels, Session 2 (parallel tracks) Gittis Hall, Rooms 1, 2, 213, & 214
6:00pm – 7:30pm Reception Silverman Hall, 1st floor, The Goat & Great Hall
7:30pm – 8:15pm Tech Session 1: Social Learning Gittis Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 213
8:15pm – 9:00pm Tech Session 2: Coursera App Platform Gittis Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 214

Saturday, April 6, 2013

8:00am – 9:30am Registration Silverman Hall, 1st Floor, Lobby
8:00am – 8:50am Breakfast, Poster Session, & Tech Chats with Coursera Engineers Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Lobby & Levy Ballroom
9:00am – 9:50am Panels, Session 3 (parallel tracks) Gittis Hall, Rooms 1, 2, 213, & 214
10:00am – 10:50am Panels, Session 4 (parallel tracks) Gittis Hall, Rooms 1, 2, 213, & 214
11:00am – 12:15pm Closing Plenary: “The Future of On-Campus Teaching in the 21st Century” Golkin Hall, Ground Floor, Fitts Auditorium

Overflow: Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 240A

12:15pm – 1:00pm Boxed Lunch Silverman Hall, 2nd Floor, Levy Ballroom

For questions about the conference, please email us at conference@coursera.org.