2024 K-12 Innovation Forum

Renaissance Austin Hotel, Austin, TX
May 5th
- 7th

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About The Program

Join us for the K12 Innovation Forum, where K12 district leaders from both general academic and technology departments come together to delve into the dynamic realm of K12 edtech. Guided by the theme, “Reigniting the Flame: Overcoming Public Apathy in Education for a Collective Commitment to Learning Success,” this program is designed to tackle the hottest topics and significant challenges in K12 edtech. From addressing staff shortages and chronic absenteeism to ensuring the online safety of our students, this forum aims to provide insights and solutions. The sessions will be interactive and engaging, fostering an environment where you are encouraged to share your knowledge and challenges, creating a space for collaborative problem-solving and knowledge exchange.

Topics Of Discussion

Spark enthusiasm for reading and writing among all students, utilizing contemporary methods to enhance their involvement and interest.

Explore the power of data analytics to make informed decisions, optimizing educational strategies for better student outcomes.

Foster a supportive environment by integrating social and emotional learning, empowering both students and staff for holistic growth.

Discover practical ways to incorporate artificial intelligence seamlessly into the classroom, enhancing the learning experience for students.

Navigate the digital landscape with insights into ensuring the online safety of students, emphasizing privacy, security, and responsible digital citizenship.

Implement effective strategies to tackle staff shortages and chronic absenteeism, ensuring a stable and supportive learning environment.

Dive into the world of augmented and virtual reality to create immersive learning experiences, captivating students and enhancing educational content.

Explore actionable steps to bridge achievement gaps and promote equity in education, fostering an inclusive learning environment for all.

Overall Experience
RTM Staff Rating
Value of time OOO

88.23% of delegates said this is the best event they’ve attended all year

Keynote Speakers

A dynamic roster of keynote speakers drives innovation at our congress events. Discover thought leaders and game-changers whose invaluable insights foster growth and excellence in each of our delegates.

Dr. Sandy Womack Jr.
Area Superintendent, Region 3,
Columbus City School


Anthony Asmus
Assistant Superintendent,
Greeley-Evans School District 6
Michelle Bourgeois
Chief Technology Officer,
St. Vrain Valley School District
Kimberly Britton
Deputy Superintendent,
Tupelo Public School District
Heather Brown
Director of Technology,
Santa Fe Independent School District
Chad Burnett
Director of Curriculum & Instruction,
Eanes Independent School District
Kevin Carney
Assistant Superintendent,
Vail Unified School District
Angela Cassimere
Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment,
St. Landry Parish School Board
David Chan
Director of Instructional Technology,
Evanston Township High School District 202
Marques Clayton
Chief Operations Officer,
Metropolitan School District of Warren Township

The Schedule

10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Event Registration

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

Opening Keynote

1:30 pm - 3:55 pm

Strategy Sessions/Business Meetings

2:35 pm - 2:50 pm

Afternoon Refreshments and Networking

4:05 pm - 5:45 pm

Workshops/Roundtable Discussions

5:45 pm - 6:45 pm

Free Time

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Welcome Drinks and Dinner

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Networking Breakfast

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Morning Keynote/Panel Session

9:05 am - 11:30 am

Strategy Sessions/Business Meetings

10:10 am - 10:25 am

Morning Refreshments and Networking

11:00 am - 11:40 am

Strategy Sessions/Business Meetings

11:40 am - 12:25 pm


12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Networking Luncheon

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Roundtables Discussion

2:25 pm - 4:50 pm

Business Meetings

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Afternoon Refreshments and Networking

5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Leadership Talk

5:45 pm - 6:45 pm

Free Time

6:45 pm - 8:30 pm

Networking Drinks and Dinner

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Morning Refreshments and Networking

8:15 am - 9:00 am


9:10 am - 9:55 am


10:00 am - 11:05 am

Business Meetings

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Closing Roundtable Discussions

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Our Commitments to You

Maximized Networking Opportunities

Cultivate meaningful relationships with peers and thought leaders via networking opportunities and functions, strategically designed and planned by our team ahead of the event.

A personal, customized itinerary

Participants customize their schedule by selecting from various sessions, tracks and private meetings that align specifically with their business needs and goals.

Exclusive qualified attendance

In order to facilitate the most optimal networking and meeting opportunities, participation is invitation only and strictly limited to Senior Level Administrators & Executives.

return on time and objective

Your time and the objectives you have set are our top priority. We strive to facilitate the right meetings and introductions to ensure your time with us is being justified with real value.

Delegate Testimonials

Keith Stacey
Maury County Public Schools TN

The structure and use of time is commendable. Networking opportunities are appreciated. Helpful staff. Great accommodations.

Shawn Woodell
Osceola County

I get a lot out of attending the RTM events with the networking, workshops, round tables, and business meetings. I feel this is a very relevant conference for the area I work in.

Luann Hughes
Rockwall ISD

The combination of informative sessions, networking activities, and personalized meetings with vendors make RTM conferences so very beneficial to educational leaders.

Siobhan Mehalek
Dover School District

This RTM conference has had the best networking experience out of any conference I have been to. Their attention to detail and personalized schedule has made it a pleasure to attend.

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