Virtual Conference Registration: May 1 - September 12, 2017

To register for the virtual conference or to add the virtual conference to your in-person registration, click here.

Pricing information for the 2017 Virtual Conference (2 days/8 sessions) is identified below.

Virtual Conference:  
Members: $150
Non-Members: $300

2-Day Archive Add-On to Conference Registration:
Members & Non-Members: $75

Access Information:
Any purchase of the Virtual Conference, whether as an add-on or not, allows the registrant to invite others at no additional cost to view the sessions either live or at a later date. The virtual conference sessions serve as the perfect opportunity for professional development for you and your staff.

All Times are Eastern Daylight Time.

Virtual Conference Sessions:
Wednesday September 13 (Live-Streamed and Archived)

10:00 am - 10:30 am Sponsor Workshop: McGraw Hill (virtual conference)
Proctoring Best Practices for ALEKS PPL
10:45 am - 11:15 am Sponsor Workshop: Castle Worldwide (virtual conference)
Jim Wollack and Sonya Sedivy, of the University of Wisconsin, are presenting on Tailwind Placement Exams, which combines over 40 years of placement testing experience from the University of Wisconsin System with the unparalleled test delivery engine and customer service of Castle Worldwide.
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Sponsor Workshop: Castle Worldwide (virtual conference)
A Behind-the-Scenes Look into the Technology Driving the Testing Industry

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The (Lost) Art of Communication

Naora Ben-Dov

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Testing Centers and OCR: Gaining a Better Understanding of the Issues in Providing Testing Accommodations

Tim O’Connor
David Espinoza
Katie Shifflett

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

A Crash Course in Cheating on Tests

Jim Wollack
Rachel Schoenig

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Developing your Test Center Business Plan

Rachel Hample


Thursday, September 14 (Available in the VC Archive)

10:15 am – 11:45 am

Five Things You Need to Know About Placement Testing

Sonya Sedivy
Jim Wollack

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Learning Through Crisis: One School's Crisis Response and Lessons Learned

Cindy Davis
Mike Stumpf

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Sticky, Stinky Situations

Rachel Schoenig
Faisel Alam
Ray Nicosia

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Remote Proctoring: Methods, Challenges, and Partnership Opportunities

Rory McCorkle

Also: Wednesday will likely have a live-streamed sponsor workshop.  Thursday will have the President’s Welcome and the Keynote Address