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Microsoft Immersion 2020: An Online Summit for Educators

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· Expo
Expo Area Open For All Attendees
Expo areas open for all to explore
2020-10-29T15:50:00Z 2020-10-29T16:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Expo+Area+Open+For+All+Attendees https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote with Travis Smith
Thriving in a hybrid world: How schools around the world have risen to the demands of a global pandemic.
Travis Smith
2020-10-29T16:00:00Z 2020-10-29T16:30:00Z Pacific/Auckland Keynote+with+Travis+Smith https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Outlook on the web - your email efficiency friend!
Is your Inbox out of control? Do you waste time finding, organising & keeping track of emails? Outlook on the web is the friend you need!
Samantha Garrett
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Outlook+on+the+web+-+your+email+efficiency+friend%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Need to collect data? Simplify your life with Forms.
Do you need to send out questionnaires or collect data? Does creating a self marking quiz interest you? Explore how Forms makes things easy.
Mark Herring
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Need+to+collect+data%3F+Simplify+your+life+with+Forms. https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Here is the technology framework you’ve been looking for!
A session for school leaders exploring the ETF framework from Microsoft - one of the best tools for sustainable technology plans!
Mike Reading
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Here+is+the+technology+framework+you%E2%80%99ve+been+looking+for%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Getting Started with Minecraft:EE on Chromebooks
Learn what you need to do so you can use Minecraft: Education Edition on Chromebooks in the classroom.
Glen Pringle
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Getting+Started+with+Minecraft%3AEE+on+Chromebooks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Assignments and Feedback in Teams
See how you can use Assignments in Teams to assign work, distribute self-marking quizzes, provide feedback and track student progress
Morgan McKeen
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland Assignments+and+Feedback+in+Teams https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
OneNote Classnote book to Rule Them All
Tap into the power of OneNote to create a digital learning environment for students. Learn how to manage assignments and content easily.
Adrian Francis
2020-10-29T16:15:00Z 2020-10-29T17:00:00Z Pacific/Auckland OneNote+Classnote+book+to+Rule+Them+All https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking Time
Meet and chat with like-minded people. It's refreshing and inspiring. Head across to the networking area and jump into a conversation.
2020-10-29T16:50:00Z 2020-10-29T17:15:00Z Pacific/Auckland Networking+Time https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Time
We all love roaming the expo area during a conference & have no fear, just because we are online doesn't mean you have to miss out!
2020-10-29T16:50:00Z 2020-10-29T17:15:00Z Pacific/Auckland Expo+Time https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Getting Started with Minecraft:EE
Discover how you can foster collaboration and creativity in your classroom with Minecraft: Education Edition
Morgan McKeen
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Getting+Started+with+Minecraft%3AEE https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Creating awesome presentations with Sway
Explore Sway’s easy to use design tools that will allow all of your students to produce awesome presentations.
Donna Golightly
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Creating+awesome+presentations+with+Sway https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How to run effective meetings!
Want an actionable model to make your meetings more efficient, and have everyone on the same page? This session is for you!
Mike Reading
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland How+to+run+effective+meetings%21 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Getting Started with O365 Administration
If you’ve been thrown in the deep-end managing your O365 tenant, this session will give you the basic skills to manage it effectively.
Glen Pringle
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Getting+Started+with+O365+Administration https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Introduction to Microsoft Teams
Teams is the hub for all your communications, document management and more when you tap into the efficiencies that are built into this tool.
Lara Kirk
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Introduction+to+Microsoft+Teams https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Hybrid learning in Teams
Learn how hybrid learning intentionally creates a learner-centered experience that is "profoundly personalized, relevant, and engaging."
Adrian Francis
2020-10-29T17:05:00Z 2020-10-29T17:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Hybrid+learning+in+Teams https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Time
We all love roaming the expo area during a conference & have no fear, just because we are online doesn't mean you have to miss out!
2020-10-29T17:40:00Z 2020-10-29T18:05:00Z Pacific/Auckland Expo+Time https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Networking Time
Meet and chat with like-minded people. It's refreshing and inspiring. Head across to the networking area and jump into a conversation.
2020-10-29T17:40:00Z 2020-10-29T18:05:00Z Pacific/Auckland Networking+Time https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Creating magic with PowerPoint
If you have been using PowerPoint for presentations only, you’re probably unaware of the magic you can create with animation. Let me show you!
Paul Hamilton
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Creating+magic+with+PowerPoint https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Make task management a breeze with Microsoft To Do
Do you feel like you spend more time managing your task list than actually doing tasks? Learn how Microsoft To Do can change all that!
Samantha Garrett
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Make+task+management+a+breeze+with+Microsoft+To+Do https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Increasing Accessibility and Fostering Inclusive Classrooms
Explore the free, built-in, mainstream, non-stigmatizing tools available to teachers and students to make learning accessible
Morgan McKeen
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Increasing+Accessibility+and+Fostering+Inclusive+Classrooms https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Amplifying Student Voice with Flipgrid
Discover the many tools built in to Flipgrid and explore the fun ways you can use them to give every learner a voice.
Donna Golightly
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Amplifying+Student+Voice+with+Flipgrid https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Inking your Thinking
See how digitally inking in Word, PowerPoint and OneNote can improve learning outcomes for students and efficiencies for teachers.
Adrian Francis
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Inking+your+Thinking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Bringing Minecraft: EE creations to life
Celebrate creativity in M:EE by capturing artifacts and worlds to share outside of the game. Add life with 3D presentations and more!
Lara Kirk
2020-10-29T17:55:00Z 2020-10-29T18:40:00Z Pacific/Auckland Bringing+Minecraft%3A+EE+creations+to+life https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking + spot prizes
Huge prizes to be won! Plus meet and chat with like-minded people. It's refreshing and inspiring. Head across to the networking area start chatting.
2020-10-29T18:30:00Z 2020-10-29T18:50:00Z Pacific/Auckland Networking+%2B+spot+prizes https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fmicrosoft-immersion-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Travis Smith

Education Industry Lead at Microsoft

Donna Golightly

Educational Resource Master and HR Champion

Mark Herring

STEAM and Creative Learning Nerd

Morgan McKeen

Microsoft Education Manager

Adrian Francis

Creative Spreadsheets Nerd (Solving Problems One Sheet At A Time)

Glen Pringle

Technical Specialist

Lara Kirk

Creative Curriculum Design & NZ Professional and Development Learning Lead

Samantha Garrett

Efficiency, Productivity & Organisation Nerd

Paul Hamilton

Apple and Creativity Wizard

Mike Reading

Founder and Director of Using Technology Better

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