Summer Mid-Atlantic Conference

There'a a great summer conference opportunity in Salisbury, Maryland. Here's the info for the 2007 Mid-Atalantic Handheld & Emerging Technology Conference!

MAHETCThe Mid-Atlantic Handheld Conference (MAHC) is pleased to announce that we have expanded and grown into the Mid-Atlantic Handheld & Emerging Technology Conference (MAHETC)! This growth and expansion is a result of input from past conference attendees and the conference committee’s desire to meet the needs of local, regional, and national educators. Visit the conference website at:

This year’s conference will take place on the campus of Salisbury University (Maryland) on July 25-26, 2007. The main focus of the conference will continue to be handheld computers but there will also be sessions showcasing emerging technologies. Please note: this is a full 2-day conference with both days offering attendees keynote addresses, half-day hands-on workshops, concurrent sessions, and door prizes!

Some of the highlights of MAHETC 2007 include:

  • Sessions, workshops, and keynote by Tony Vincent
  • Sessions, workshops, and keynote by Karen Fasimpaur (K12 Handhelds)
  • Sessions & workshops by Mike Curtis
  • Conference wiki –
  • Cool Door Prizes
  • Lunch provided with registration!
  • Network with innovative educators
Session and Workshop Topics

  • Handheld Computer Sessions
  • Vodcasting (video podcasting)
  • Podcasting
  • Educational Gaming
  • Wikis and blogging
  • Response Pads
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Network Technologies
We also invite you to submit a proposal to present at this year’s conference. This is a great way to share your wealth of knowledge to other educators who are integrating technology to increase student achievement! Presenters also receive a gift card from BestBuy and their registration fee is waived.

For more information on submitting a proposal and general information about MAHETC 2007, visit the website at:

We look forward to seeing you in July,
MAHETC Planning Committee