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Annual Symposium on Communication and Communication-Intensive Instruction

Since 2000, our Annual Symposium on Communication and Communication-Intensive Instruction has brought together leading educators and business professionals from around the country for a conversation on fostering effective speaking and writing in the classroom and the workplace. The Symposium is an intensive, all-day invitation-only event that emphasizes dialogue, collaboration, and collective problem solving. Past featured speakers have included: professor and author, Clay Shirky; Jeff Jarvis, blogger at Buzzmachine, and author of What Would Google Do?; Peter Elbow, Professor University of Massachusetts, Amherst and author, Writing With Power; William F. Baker, lecturer, former CEO of New York’s WNET-TV (Channel Thirteen); Richard Lederer, humorist, author of Anguished English; Esther Dyson, founder, EDVenture Holdings; Alan Webber, founding editor of Fast Company magazine; Steve Kerr, former Chief Learning Officer at Goldman Sachs; Grant McCracken, the author of Chief Culture Officer; and Laura Fitton, author of Twitter for Dummies.

The 13th Annual Symposium is scheduled for Friday, May 31, 2013. For more information, please visit the Symposium site.

To request an invitation, click here.

Selected photos from 2012 Symposium.