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Recapping the Digital Education Summit


Similar to 2020, we knew things would be a little different for this year’s Digital Education Summit. Instead of gathering in person for our 10th annual event, we came together virtually for an event like no other held before.

#DES21 featured 28 presentations given by presenters from across the globe, along with an inspiring keynote and workshop from high-impact motivational speaker Chad E. Foster. Chad’s presentations entertained, inspired, and motivated attendees through two hours of inspirational messaging focused on overcoming difficult circumstances to create a promising positive future. Catch all of Chad’s messages and 28 presentations on-demand until December 27, 2021, at

#DES21 by the Numbers

28 Presentations + Keynote and Workshop from Chad E. Foster.

45 Presenters. Including presenters from Auburn University, Hill College, Houston Community College, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Sam Houston State University, Southern Cross University, Sul Ross State University, Tarrant County College, The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, The University of Texas at Austin, The University of Texas Permian Basin, University of Calgary, Western Sydney University, as well as LinkedIn, Turnitin, and Vidlet.

Over 450 registered attendees with more than 200 registrations from Texas State University System institutions, over 100 from other higher ed institutions, 16 school districts, and ten companies.

Experience #DES21 On-Demand

It’s not too late to attend the 10th annual Digital Education Summit. Each session of this year’s event was recorded and is available for on-demand playback on the event website. You must be registered for #DES21 to watch on-demand sessions, so head over to to register and access all of this year’s sessions.

Visit to register and access all of the #DES21 on-demand sessions, available until December 17, 2021.

Have Questions?

If you have any questions, please reach out to our #DES21 Planning Team at