Category: Op-Ed

Rethinking the Academic Conference – Notes from ASECS 2016

Rethinking the Conference" reconfigures the room as a circle so we can all interact. Photo courtesy of Mattie Burkert.

Prefatory Note: What follows is a working outline of suggestions generated at the “Rethinking the Academic Conference” workshop held at the 2016 ASECS meeting in Pittsburgh. In addition to the notes taken during that workshop, I asked that remote members use the #myasecs hashtag to provide further suggestions and comment. I am grateful to David…