Presentations

Ron Owston speaks regularly to national and international audiences on technology and elearning in schools and higher education. Here are some examples of his talks:

2016

Empowering Learners in Higher Education through Blended Learning, Online Education Berlin, November, 2016.

Featured podcast on blended learning with Mindshare Learning, April 2016.

2015

If blending learning offers so many advantages, why are so few institutions adopting it?
Online Learning Consortium Blended Learning Conference, Denver, July 2015
Student engagement in blended learning: A three year study.
4th National e-learning conference, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, March 2015

2014

Revisiting: Blending to learn, learning to blend.
Mohawk College. May, 2014

2013

Updated version: Blending to learn, learning to blend.
University of Alberta. December, 2013

2011

Blending to learn, learning to blend.
Tufts University. December, 2011

2011

Blending to learn, learning to blend.
Tufts University. December, 2011

2010

The secrets to professional development success.
Mindshare Learning interview at York University. February, 2010

2009

Interview at the Deanship of eLearning Part 1; Interview at the Deanship of eLearning Part 2
King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia. October, 2009.
Workshop on eLearning in Higher Education
King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia. May 2009.

2008

 

Change forces: Teaching, Learning, and Technology on the Campus of the Future and Two Case Studies of Campuses of the Future
Microsoft Form for University Presidents and CIOs, Taipei, Taiwan. December, 2008.
Workshop on Teaching and Learning with the Web in Higher Education
King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. May, 2008.
Teaching and Learning with the Web: Where We’ve Been, Where We’re Headed.
King Fahd University of Minerals and Petroleum, Saudi Arabia. January, 2008.

2007

 

21st Century Learning: Engaging Students through ICT (streamed video).
The Learning Partnership Roundtable on Technology: York University, Toronto. October, 2007.
Teachers can make a difference! Linking teacher learning with student learning (streamed video).
ABEL Summer Institute: York University, Toronto. August, 2007.
Linking blended PD with improvements in student achievement: How can it be done?
York Region Workshop: Learning in a Digital World, Newmarket, Ontario. June 4, 2007.
Teachers, Technology, and Students: Teaching Outside of the Triangle.
Leading and Learning Conference, Huntsville, Ontario. May 7, 2007.
The Future of Education The Agenda with Steve PaikinView streaming video.
Panelist on TV Ontario. April 26, 2007.
Teachers, Technology, and Students: Teaching Outside of the Triangle. (2.7 mb can be slow to download)
Western New York Education Services Council, Buffalo, NY. March 31, 2007 .
Peninsula daily news as well as on the SEC’s Web site.
Qatar Supreme Education Council Annual National Education conference. March 15, 2007.

2011

 

From Mosaic to Coursecasting (streamed video). 
University of Buffalo. October 20, 2006.
The World Wide Web Revisited. 
Mid-Western Educational Research Association, Columbus, OH. October 12, 2006.

2004

Sustaining Technology Innovation in the Classroom: What Does it Take? 
Intel Teach to the Future Curriculum Roundtable. Portland, OR. May, 2004.