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🎫 Registration

  1. Click Sign up below if this is your first time to use Sched OR click Log in if you already have a Sched account. Please use your SCHOOL EMAIL address to avoid having an invoice sent to you. If you are working in a different district next school year and don’t yet have an email address for that district, then use your personal email address and enter the name of your new school district in the Company field of your profile.

  2. Once you have created an account you can go to your settings page to add a photo and update your profile. Please enter your district/university/organization in the Company field.

  3. Click on the open circle next to each session that you want to attend. You can sign up for one session per time slot.

  4. Search GOCSD in the Apple Store or Google Play Store to install our app, which provides access to your conference schedule. You can also print or email your schedule to yourself, if you prefer to not download the app.

💳 Payment

  • Non-members will need to pay $100 in advance, using our Payment Portal.

  • Faculty from one of our Member Universities will need to pay $20 in advance, using our Payment Portal.

  • Teacher Education Students attending one of our Member Universities can attend for free.

  • After the event, Member Districts will be invoiced. Each District Member will be billed for a certain number of seats, whether they are used or not. The seat allotment is 1% of your enrollment, at a rate of $20. The minimum seat allotment is 5. If a district’s registrations go beyond their allotted number, each additional seat will be billed at $20 each.

  • Substitutions are encouraged as refunds will not be provided.

🏬 Vendors

If you are a vendor interested in sponsoring this event, please see the Vendors page on the Innovation Summit website for all the details.

🗺️ Location

Branson Convention Center, 200 S Sycamore St, Branson, MO 65616
📍 Venue Map

🚗 Arrival
  1. You will need to pay to park unless you use the lot at the south end of the convention center. That lot has been sponsored by AspirEdu to allow for free parking.

  2. Stop by the Registration table outside the ballroom to check-in and get your lanyard.

🕐 Schedule
Thursday, August 4th
  • 8am Registration and Breakfast
  • 9am Keynote: Bill Daggett
  • 10:30am Breakout Session 1
  • 11:15am Lunch on Your Own
  • 1pm Breakout Session 2
  • 2pm Breakout Session 3
  • 3pm Breakout Session 4
Friday, August 5th
  • 7:45am Registration and Breakfast
  • 8:30am Breakout Session 5
  • 9:30am Breakout Session 6
  • 10:30am Keynote: Kim Bearden
  • 11:30am Door Prizes & Teacher Proud Recognition

📱Download the GOCSD app
Download the GOCSD app and have easy access to your personal Innovation Summit schedule as well as all the event details. Just search GOCSD in the app store. You will also want to enter the Drawing for 2 free nights at the Branson Hilton, only available from the GOCSD app.

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📸 Conference Photos
From time to time GOCSD uses photographs of events in its promotional materials, on the website and social media channels. Unless this permission is revoked in writing to GOCSD, by virtue of their attendance all attendees agree to the use of their likeness in such materials.