Interesting that Twitter, which has acquainted people with participating in a larger ‘unknown’ community, as led to Educause Midwest 09 publicizing and encouraging and incorporating Twitter into the networking opportunities of the conference, but also … has posted large whiteboards with seeded comments (some from Twitter) on which folks can do ..ah … hard-copy? real-world? non-cyberspace? Twitter.
Another cool networking item: we have name badge banner with which we can self-identify our interests.
KeyNote: Nancy Zimpher, President, University of Cincinnati. As of June 1st, she’ll be moving to Chancellor of University of of New York (SUNY) system.