TSO Qualifying Entries
Congratulations to Tech Support Olympiad qualifiers! Stay tuned for scores from Round 2!
The Poster Competition is BACK and is now LIVE!! This year it is hosted by Madison County Disaster Action Team. Make sure to submit by 3 p.m., CST, January 18!
New Conference Clips
Check out the 2 new Conference Clips videos (in the What's New section) for more information on Booth Judging & Competitions.
Golden Help Ticket Ending Soon!
Solutions to the "Golden Help Ticket" are due TODAY, before 3 p.m., CST!!
Thanks to the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub for hosting the "Arduinos Control It All" Competition! Make sure to submit your microcontroller project by Jan. 14. Also, we have released new information for this year's Best of Conference Awards. Make sure to submit your school's t-shirt design by March 1 to be eligible to win the Dressed to a Tee category, and make sure to check out the new voting procedures.
Spring Planning Checklist
We added a Spring Planning Checklist to help with Conference planning from now until March. See the Planning Resources section in the To Dos tab.
There are MANY opportunities for School Administrators to get involved at EAST Conference, including the Administrators Reception. See the agenda for more information.
"Leveling Up with EAST" Alumni Video Competition
Our EAST Alumni are hosting a video competition again this year! The deadline to submit is Jan. 25 (3 p.m. CST). Check it out!
Applications for Photographer, Tech Team Member, & Tech Team Leader
Due to an oversight on the application form, we will continue to accept applications for the positions for Photographer, Tech Team Leader and Tech Team Member until 3 p.m. (CST) Friday, Dec. 2. ALL other applications for Leadership Team are due by 3 p.m. (CST) tomorrow, Nov. 18.
Leadership Teams Application Deadline
Friday, Nov. 18 (at 3 p.m. CST) is the deadline to apply for a position on the student Ambassador, Documentation, and Technical Support teams. Don't forget that a Facilitator Nomination form is required for each applicant and must also be submitted by the deadline.
Fay Jones Architectural Challenge
Check out the NEW competition this year hosted by Fay Jones featuring architectural design! Deadline to submit is Jan. 18!
The Conference agenda has been updated with locations for the First-Timers Orientation (Arena), the Administrator's Reception (Grand Lobby), and the Tech Support Olympiad - Final Round (Grand Lobby).
Breakout Session Proposals Due
THIS Friday (Nov. 11) is the last day to submit proposals to host a breakout session at Conference. Proposals will only be accepted until 3 p.m. CST. Check out the Get Involved tab for more information.
"Pictures Up!" Video Competition
Thanks to SAU Tech Multimedia for hosting the video competition this year! Be sure to add in a 3D design element for bonus points! Deadline to submit is Jan. 18!
School Gala Guests
This year, the Conference Gala will be held in the Area, which has MUCH more seating than than the previous location. Therefore, there is NO LIMIT on the number of additional guest tickets that each EAST Program can purchase for the Gala!
Conference Clips - Leadership Teams
The first Conference Clips video is posted! Check out the Conference Videos section in the "What's New" tab to learn more about the opportunity to work behind the scenes at Conference!
Check out the "What's New this Year" page for everything new and exciting in Conference 2017!
Conference Website is LIVE!!
We are excited to share the new website!! Have a look around, and don't forget to register your school!
You Belong at Conference
March 14 - 16, 2017
DAYS UNTIL CONFERENCE
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