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2017 NC3ADL Conference

October 15 – 17, 2017 | Embassy Suites, Cary NC

Lights! Camera! Action! Remake Distance Learning

NC3ADL is excited to issue a casting call for our 2017 Conference starring YOU and a great supporting cast of characters. The stage is set for a great event. Don’t miss this engaging professional development opportunity!



Submit your registration form today!

Registration (non-member) $200 $225
NC3ADL Member Registration $150 $175

Note: Registration fee includes a reception on Sunday evening; a continental breakfast, lunch, and evening social on Monday; and brunch on Tuesday.

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Are you a vendor? See the vendor page for registration fees and forms.

Conference Schedule

View the schedule of events (pdf)

Call for Proposals

Submit a presentation proposal now through August 18

We invite YOU to star in a leading role by presenting on the e-learning innovations, strategies, and successes happening at your college. Presentations are encouraged that align with this year’s theme: Lights! Camera! Action! Remake Distance Learning

  • Lights: Spotlight on Student Success, Quality, and Compliance (Accessibility and State Authorization)
  • Camera: Showcase of Innovative Tools and Instructional Pedagogies making a scene in Distance Learning
  • Action: Focus on Active Learning and Engagement through effective tool use, collaboration and communication, instructor presence, learning support services, and more

Call for Innovators

At this year’s conference, the NC3ADL Board will recognize an individual or team that exemplifies innovation through their accomplishments and demonstration of best practices in distance learning.

Spotlight your innovation by nominating yourself, a colleague, or your team by Friday, September 8, 2017.
2017 NC3ADL Innovator of the Year Award Nomination Form


Keynote Speaker

Dr. Lodge McCammonSpeaker in a Leading Role

Dr. Lodge McCammon’s instructional methods, research, stories, and songs have inspired thousands around the world to make significant changes in the way they teach and learn. Most notably, he has developed resources and strategies that have helped many instructors move from passive, lecture-based classrooms toward active, student-centered learning environments. Read Dr. McCammon’s bio


Featured Speakers

NC3ADL Debut

Jennifer HaygoodJennifer Haygood currently serves as the Chief of Staff for the NC Community College System. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing the internal operations of the System Office and creating a fully integrated, highly performing System Office team that supports the System’s mission. Read Ms. Haygood’s bio


Guest Appearance

James ParkerJames (Jim) Parker is Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of the North Carolina Community College System. He has more than 20 years of executive leadership in IT operations, programs, organizational change and business development across federal/state government and the private sectors. Read Mr. Parker’s bio


Conference Venue and Hotel

Embassy Suites in Cary NCThe conference will take place at the Embassy Suites by Hilton RTP, located at 210 Harrison Oaks Blvd. in Cary, NC.

A special rate of $144 per night (plus tax) is available for conference attendees. Includes complimentary wi-fi, free parking, cooked-to-order breakfast, and appetizers and beverages each evening.

You must reserve by 5 pm on September 22 to qualify for the discounted rate. 

Reserve your hotel room today!