11 – 17 Year Old “Power Users” are Shaping our World – Today

July 22, 2005

Live Online Speakers Include:

Kathy Bushkin, COO, United Nations Foundation
Patrick R. Gaston, President of the Verizon Foundation
Don Knezek, CEO of ISTE
Sugata Mitra, Senior Vice-President for R&D at NIIT in rural India
David Saedi, CEO of Certiport
Megan Stewart, Director Global Education, Macromedia

Plus an International Economic Development Panel and a Business Roundtable, featuring representatives from Macromedia Worldwide Education; Worldwide Education, PTC; Atomic Learning; Microsoft, Costa Rica; ADOBE Systems, Inc.; SEER Education Corporation; Intel; and moderated by the FedEx Technology Institute

Live Online Activities Include:

    · Interviews with international experts
    · Live events with Power User Learning Challenge Teams
    · Blogs and podcasts providing updates from the field
    · Access to conference materials and research papers
    · Interaction via text- and voice-based discussion areas
    · Online “Happy Hour” in the virtual Conference Lounge
    · Images galleries of Power Users activities
In addition to LearningTimes, Kempster Group, EDC and the United Nations Fund for International Partners, sponsors include Verizon Foundation, Microsoft, Adobe Systems, Inc., Intel, Macromedia, Certiport, the Universidad Nacional (UNA) in Costa Rica, University for Peace, SEER Education Corporation, Atomic Learning, and others.

Registration is only $125 and includes access to the online community, session recordings, materials and discussions for 1-year.

For more information and to sign-up visit: http://www.ictliteracy.info/summitonline.htm