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The Michigan Design Educators Association Conference is an opportunity for design instructors to expand their knowledge, become updated on industry, and take part in professional development opportunities that are meaningful to their career.

All conference events will be held at:
Lansing Community College - West Campus
5708 Cornerstone Dr.
Lansing, MI 48917

Accommodations: Country Inn and Suites
When making your reservation be sure to mention you are with Michigan Design and Educators Association.
Rate available: Now through October 25, 2012.  
Cost: $75.00
Room Options: King bed or 2 Queens (limited quantities)
Cancellation Policy: 2 days prior to arrival

Agenda
It is highly recommended that participants bring a laptop, sample textbooks, sample assignments and any other relevant resources.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Optional Workshop
Resources Needed: Participants should bring a laptop with their preferred Parametric Design Application
Monday, November 5, 2012
8:00 a.m.– 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Buffet & Registration
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Welcome and Overview of Presentations
* Turning Standards into Curriculum
* Review and Revision Process and Navigator Guidelines
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Team Work at Segment Level Using LearnPort
10:00 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. Break– Visit Exhibitor Displays
10:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Continue with Team Work
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lunch– Visit Exhibitor Displays
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Sharing of Team Work
2:00 p.m. – 2:10 p.m. Break – Visit Exhibitor Displays
2:10 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Complete Gap Analysis
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wrap Up & Evaluation – Instructions on accessing resources uploaded to LearnPort
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Dinner – Visit Exhibitor Displays
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Keynote Address
7:00 p.m. – ? Informal Gathering
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Buffet Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

MDEA General Membership Meeting

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Break — Visit Exhibitor Displays

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Breakout Session 1
Breakout Session 2

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Breakout Session 3
Breakout Session 4

1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Break– Visit Exhibitor Displays

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Breakout Session 5

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Break– Visit Exhibitors Displays

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Round Table Discussions

4:00 p.m.

Wrap-Up and Dismissal