KY Innovations Conference 2013

A new blend of the former conferences: Convergence/CPE's KYSoTL/Teacher Quality Summit

One conference, one trip, and wide array of information, ideas, and updates!

Click HERE for a live stream of the Keynote presentations!


Click HERE for the Kentucky Innovations 2013 Blog!

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Keynote: Joel Thierstein, J.D., Ph.D.

thierstein_photoDr. Joel Thierstein is Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Kentucky State University.

Prior to coming to Kentucky State, Dr. Thierstein worked as Senior Advisor and Counsel to the Under Secretary of Education in the U.S. Department of Education. He also served as Associate Provost at Rice University and Executive Director of Connexions.· He was a professor and administrator at Oregon State University and Baylor University; a professor at Purdue University Calumet and Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville; Get Payday Loans in Florida from $50 to $1500 and visiting professor of Communications Law at Syracuse University.

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Keynote: Dr. Vince Kellen Ph.D.

Vince Kellen, PhD is the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Planning, Analytics & Technologies at the University of Kentucky, one of the top public research institutions and academic medical centers in the U.S. Dr. Kellen brings a rare combination of business, academic and IT architecture experience to his role, with a focus on transformational leadership within IT. Dr. Kellen is a Senior Consultant and Business Technology Council member with the leading IT industry think-tank, Cutter Consortium, where he writes on business and IT strategy. Dr. Kellen also speaks nationally and international on IT strategy topics. Read More...