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2019 Conference Information

Monday, June 17 - Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Location: Hilton Anaheim

Be a part of the learning experience by joining us at OTC'19!

General: $375 (April 15th - June 7th, 2019)
On Site: $425 (June 8th, 2019 to conference end)

Full conference registration includes breakout sessions, breakfast, lunch and evening receptions.  Half and full day pre-conference workshops available for purchase at an additional fee.


Need to request funding approval from your college or institution? Download, customize and submit the OTC’19 Attendance Justification Letter.

Conference Hotel Accommodations

Conference hotel rate expires May 20th and is based on availability.  Book early with the Hilton Anaheim to secure your room and be close to the action!  Click on the link below for rate information and instructions on how to reserve your room.

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Keynote Speakers

Register for OTC'19 to hear from our wonderful keynotes and experience all the conference has to offer.

Heather Hiles
Heather Hiles
CEO & President, California Online Community College District

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Flower Darby
Flower Darby
Sr. Instructional Designer & adjunct faculty, Northern Arizona University
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Program Line-Up

Our multi-track Program is now available on our website. Come and learn what leaders in the online teaching field have to share regarding equity, effective practices, support & resources and more! Check our Program page often for updates!

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Discounted Disney Theme Park Tickets!

Enjoy a park in the evening after a day at the conference or bring the family along for a summer trip! A link to purchase discounted Disney tickets is available to you upon completed registration to OTC'19!


Pre-Conference Workshops

OTC'19 Pre-Conference Workshops are available and listed on our website.  Full and half-day options are available - choose one of the two listed here or visit our Pre-Conference Workshops Page for a complete listing.  Register early as our pre-conference workshops generally sell out.

The Canvas Success Resolution – Using Canvas Assignment, Grades and Rubric Tools
Eric Wilson
(9:00am – 12:00pm)

Canvas has a suite of tools to help bring success and satisfaction to your course. Those tools are Assignments, Quizzes, Grades, and Rubrics/Outcomes. In Canvas lingo, Assignments are anything that is measurable. In this workshop, you will learn how to make assignments for projects, online graded discussions, and...more

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Zero Textbook Cost Degrees: Pathways to Student Equity and Achievement
Una Daly & Panel
(1:00 – 4:00pm)

The high cost of textbooks is a well-documented barrier to student success with a disproportionately adverse effect on traditionally underrepresented students. Zero Textbook Cost (ZTC) Degrees provide a complete pathway of classes where textbooks have been replaced with open educational resources (OER) or...more

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Featured OTC'19 Diamond Sponsor

Respondus (logo)

Over 1,500 institutions use Respondus applications to enhance online testing within their learning management system. “LockDown Browser” protects the integrity of online exams by locking down the student’s computer during online exams. “Respondus Monitor” adds webcam and powerful analytics to LockDown Browser for exams taken in non-proctored environments – suspicious behaviors are flagged, and exam sessions are ranked in terms of risk. “Respondus 4.0” allows instructors to easily create assessments for online courses. “StudyMate Campus” enables both students and instructors to create and share flash cards and learning games. To learn more, visit

OTC'19 Sponsorship Opportunities

Enjoy the opportunity to meet with a variety of attendees: faculty, deans, program/department chairs, and administrators, including CCC presidents from the 115 California Community Colleges, the UCs, CSUs, and other institutions.

Please email us so we can customize an OTC'19 package for you!

CCC TechConnect Resources

The Online Teaching Conference is brought to you by CCC TechConnect.  In addition to the OTC, CCC TechConnect provides a coordinated platform of technology products, services, trainings, and support to the 58,000 faculty, staff, and administrators of the CCC system at no cost!

Visit our website to find out more about our media storage solutions, video conferencing services and more.

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Special Thanks


Special thanks to CVC-OEI for their support of OTC'19!

The California Virtual Campus – Online Education Initiative (CVC-OEI) is a collaborative effort among California Community Colleges (CCCs) to ensure that significantly more students are able to complete their educational goals by increasing both access to and success in high-quality online courses. Please visit for information on services and opportunities offered to the system thru that system-wide initiative.

CCC TechConnect projects, (3C Media Solutions, CCC Confer, Online Teaching Conference), serve the 115 California Community Colleges, are funded by a grant from the California Community Colleges, and are hosted at Palomar College.

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