June 1-5, 2020


EdMedia Social Events


Amsterdam Windmills Tour

Monday, June 24, 9 AM-2 PM

See the iconic windmills of the Dutch countryside just a short drive outside Amsterdam’s city center. The tour bus and guide will meet our group at the hotel for a prompt 9:00 AM departure. Please be in the Renaissance lobby by 8:30 AM. Lunch is not included, but there will be shops along the tour route to purchase food and snacks.

€35 per person. (Attendees can purchase multiple tickets to bring a guest or family.)

Tour is limited to 50 attendees.

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Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings


Join colleagues for a Special Interest Group meeting. All attendees welcome to join a SIG (or both!) For more information and SIG descriptions, please visit aace.org/conf/edmeda/sigs.






Newcomer Welcome

If this is your first time to EdMedia, join for this fun opportunity to meet fellow attendees and members of the Executive Committee!

Good Morning Beverage Break

Tuesday – Friday, June 25-29, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Each morning, join for coffee and the fun opportunity to meet fellow attendees and members of the Executive Committee before the Keynote session!

EdMedia + Innovate Learning 2019 Happy Hour Social!

Monday, June 24, 4:00 – 6:00 PM


All attendees & a guest welcome to join as we welcome you to EdMedia + Innovate Learning 2018!

Music, drinks, mingling, and hors d’oeuvres!

Poster Demonstrations

Poster Sessions

Tuesday, June 25, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

All attendees welcome to join this Informal and popular venue for exchanging ideas. Poster Presentations are presented alongside a PechaKucha event!ij

PechaKucha 20×20 is a simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each for 20 seconds. The images advance automatically and you talk along to the images.



Innovators Showcases

Thursday, June 25, 3:30-5:00 PM

There is a critical need for EdTech startup companies to have direct access to and interaction with educators and leaders in education. In addition, educators need the same to help influence product development and integration to serve the learning needs of students. Bridges are needed!

Participants: Educators, leaders and decision-makers, founders, developers, and venture capitalists working in higher education and Primary Education/K-12 levels.

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Emerging Scholars Social Event: Grad Student Night Out

Tuesday, June 25, 8:00 PM


Join with fellow grad students and local Amsterdam Executive Committee Members for a social night out on the town!

Meet in the 2B Bar area for group departure.

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EdMedia + Innovate Learning Party

Wednesday, June 26, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM 


All attendees and a guest invited to dance the night away with live music, food, and drinks!


Amsterdam Canal Dinner Cruise

Thursday, June 27, 7:00-9:00 PM

Enjoy a casual dinner as you glide along the canals amid the beautiful scenery of the city. We will provide walking directions to the dock when you pick up your tickets. Please arrive at the dock at 6:30 PM. Boats will leave promptly at 7 PM. We will return to the same location around 8:30 PM.

€25 per person. (Attendees can purchase multiple tickets to bring a guest or family.)

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Closing Reception

Friday, June 28, 1:00 – 2:15 PM


All attendees are welcome to attend a reception to close out our time together in Amsterdam. We’ll also have a special invitation to EdMedia + Innovate Learning 2020.