COVID-19 updates: The Distance Teaching & Learning conference will be held online from August 3-7, 2020. For the latest, view Continuing Studies COVID-19 updates.

Special Interest Groups (SIGS)

Take advantage of additional networking opportunities with peers by signing up for one of these SIGs at no additional cost. Sign up when you register.


  • Meet-ups during the conference
  • Reserved tables at the Wednesday and Thursday meals
  • Networking with peers and experts in your area of work

SIGs to choose from:

  • Faculty development
  • Health care online educators
  • Instructional designers
  • Librarians supporting distance education
  • Military distance educators
  • Online administrators
  • Researchers in distance education
  • Virtual reality
  • Workforce development online training
SIG group at the 2018 DT&L Conference
2018 Distance Teaching & Learning Conference, Monona Terrace, Madison, WI

Depending on interest and space availability, a SIG facilitator will be in contact with interested participants before the conference regarding possible times and locations for meet-ups.

For questions or additional information, contact Jenny Peabody at