”Perhaps the most useful conference I have ever attended.“

Melanie Wilderman, Professor, University of Oklahoma

”So much passion. So much innovation. So much fun. See you next year!“

Luke Green, Professor, St. Cloud Technical and Community College

”Not your run-of-the-mill academic conference!“

Steven Sehrlick, Professor, Ryerson University

”It's not just younger faculty and shiny objects; it's seasoned professors using technology to complement their teaching.“

Tim Cigelske, Professor, Marquette University
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Join 300+ progressive educators for the third annual Top Hat Engage conference. This year’s theme is Teaching with Insight.

March 5–7, 2020 | New Orleans Marriot | New Orleans, LA

Top Hat Engage 2020 will be hosted at the New Orleans Marriott. Top Hat has arranged for all attendees to receive a limited-time special room rate.

Book your accommodations now
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About Top Hat Engage

What if you could engage students before, during and after class, get a holistic view of their progress, and easily identify and act on opportunities to improve their learning?

At Top Hat Engage 2020, join hundreds of like-minded and passionate educators on a shared mission to make a greater impact on students by teaching with insight. You’ll discover how real-time instructional decisions—powered by data—maximize engagement, learning and student outcomes. You’ll get inspired by your academic peers, and learn practical Top Hat tips and tricks that improve your teaching experience and help your students succeed.

Speaker: Nina Angelo
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Why you should attend

Past attendee? Here's what's new!

  • Two streams (foundations and advanced) for Top Hat Certification followed by a VIP event at a secret location in the French Quarter on Thursday, May 5, 2020
  • Extended HOW I TAUGHT THIS sessions for professors to teach and learn from their peers
  • Discipline-specific networking opportunities (see pictures from the last Engage event)
  • A new and exciting vibrant destination—New Orleans is filled with art, music and food

Industry Leading Speakers

Stay tuned—we’ll be announcing exciting new keynote speakers soon

Event Overview & Agenda

  • Thursday, March 5th
  • 3:00 pm

    Level 1 Foundations Top Hat Certification Workshop

  • 3:00 pm

    Level 2 Advanced Top Hat Certification Workshop

  • 6:30 pm

    VIP Cocktail Reception at a secret location for Top Hat Certification participants

Register for Top Hat Engage 2020 now!

Hatchling Pricing (Ends October 31)

$149

Promo Code: HATCH

Early Bird Pricing

$199

Starts November 1

Full Price

$249

Starts December 1