by Baiyun Chen
These professional organizations host annual conferences and events. Visit their sites for detailed information.
|American Association of State Colleges and Universities
|A Washington-based higher education association of nearly 420 public colleges, universities and systems whose members share a learning and teaching-centered culture, a historic commitment to underserved student populations and a dedication to research and creativity that advances their regions’ economic progress and cultural development.
|Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning
|An annual conference that provides an exchange of current resources, research, and best practices from around the world that are relevant to the design and delivery of distance education/training.
|Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
|An international, non-profit, educational organization with the mission of advancing Information Technology in Education and E-Learning research, development, learning, and its practical application.
|Association for Educational Communication and Technology (AECT)
|A professional association of thousands of educators and others whose activities are directed toward improving instruction through technology.
|Association for Talent Development
|A world’s leading association of workplace learning and performance professionals, forming a world-class community of practice.
|A nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology.
|EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI)
|A community of higher education institutions and organizations committed to advancing learning through information technology (IT) innovation.
|This series of conferences focus on College and University teaching and learning
|Online Learning Consortium (formerly Sloan-C)
|An organization focused on helping institutions and individual educators improve the quality, scale, and breadth of online education.
|Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education (SITE)
|An international, educational, and professional organization dedicated to the advancement of the knowledge, theory and quality of learning and teaching at all levels with information technology.
|Society for Applied Learning Technology (SALT)
|An organization that is oriented to professionals whose work requires knowledge and communication in the field of instructional technology.
|The eLearning Guild
|The eLearning Guild is a community of practice for designers, developers, and managers of e-Learning.
|The League for Innovation in the Community College
|The League for Innovation in the Community College (League) is an international nonprofit organization with a mission to cultivate innovation in the community college environment.
|United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA)
|An organization that serves the distance learning community by providing advocacy, information, networking and opportunity.
|WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET)
|An organization that accelerates the adoption of effective practices and policies, advancing excellence in technology-enhanced teaching and learning in higher education.