Always been interested in OER but never had the time to really sit down and learn about it? This could be your chance, and you don’t have to go anywhere to do it! College of DuPage is hosting the Illinois Community Colleges OER Summit at the end of this month. Sound interesting? Read on.

First, the important basic stuff. Registration closes November 16th, so the sooner you register, the better. The cost is $40 and it does include lunch. It will be held November 30th from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at College of DuPage in the Jack Turner Conference Center (SRC 2000). Sessions cover topics like the cost-savings of OER, creating the biggest impact with OER programs, the benefits of OER and will give participants a chance to engage with experts and share experiences. Speakers include:

  • Dr. Lisa Young
  • Amy Hofer
  • Nicole Finkbeiner
  • Una Daly

Learn more about the program, the speakers, and find all the information you need to register and ask questions about the event on the conference homepage.