OER Forum

Logo graphic for Utah OER Forum

Welcome to Utah: The State of OER, the first conference focused on OER development and implementation across the Utah System of Higher Education. Presenters from across the state will talk about how they are using OER at their colleges and universities. The keynote speaker for the conference is Dr. Robin DeRosa, Director of Interdisciplinary Studies at Plymouth State University.


Image of the Karen Gail Miller Conference CenterLocation:

The Event will be held at the Karen Gail Miller Conference Center, on the Miller Campus of Salt Lake Community College (just off of I-15). Click here for map.

Friday, February 23, 2018. 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM MST.

 For Registration:

Please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/utah-the-state-of-oer-tickets-39400482905


For the Conference you may park anywhere at the Miller Campus of Salt Lake Community College. No pass is required.


The Hilton Garden Inn
The Residence Inn Marriot Sandy
The Hampton Inn Sandy


Conference Schedule:

Conference Feb 23rd ; Keynote: Robin DeRosa 

  • 8:15-9:00–Check in at registration 
  • 9:00-9:30—Utah: The State of OER 
  • 9:30-10:30 (keynote, Robin DeRosa) 
  • 10:40-11:30 (breakout) 
  • 11:30-12:30 (lunch) 
  • 12:40-1:30pm (breakout) 
  • 1:40-2:30 (breakout) 
  • 2:30-2:50—Utah OER cookies and drinks 
  • 2:50-4:00—David Wiley and concluding remarks  

Twitter hashtag #utahoer18 

(Complete Schedule with Breakout Sessions included coming soon!!!)