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Pre-Conference Workshops

 

Pre-Conference Workshops

The Pre-Conference Workshops are deep dives with interactive formats for individuals to follow along and build items presented, so bring your laptop and be prepared to work!


Workshop Logistics:

Date, Time, Cost:
Date: Monday, April 15th
Time: Please see below for specific workshop times
Cost: $125 / workshop


Registration:

You can register for a Pre-Conference Workshop by itself or in addition to the main TDU Global Conference.  With either choice, you will need to complete a TDU Global registration form and indicate your preferred Pre-Conference Workshop(s).  If you are already registered for the main TDU Global Conference, complete the following items to add a workshop:
 
  • If you’d like to pay by credit card, log into https://conference.terradotta.com and make the payment by selecting the "Pay by Credit Card: Pre-Conference Workshop Only" payment option under "Credit Card Payments".  Then please email conference@terradotta.com to let us know which workshop you wish to attend.   
  • If you need to pay by check, please email us at conference@terradotta.com, let us know which workshop you wish to attend, and an invoice will be sent.

Contact conference@terradotta.com with any questions.
 
 

Workshop Details:

 
Morning Workshops:
    8:00am - 12:00pm:

ISSS New User Workshop

This workshop is for individuals who are either implementing Terra Dotta software or are new to an office using Terra Dotta software for ISSS.  Attendees will learn the building blocks of the software and be introduced to RTI Connect.

Cost: $125

Click here for more information about the ISSS New User Workshop
8:30am - 11:30am: Study Abroad Workshop - Building Programs and Applications for Beginners

This workshop is for individuals who are either implementing Terra Dotta software or are new to an office using Terra Dotta software for Study Abroad.  Attendees will gain a better understanding of TDS basics and how to build, edit and configure the most critical pieces of TDS - programs and applications. This workshop can be taken either as a stand-alone workshop for those beginners who wish to learn more about building programs and applications, or in conjunction with the afternoon workshop for beginners - “Study Abroad Workshop - Managing Applications”.

Cost: $125

Click here for more information about the Study Abroad Workshop - Building Programs and Applications for Beginners
 
 
Afternoon Workshops:
    1:00pm - 5:00pm:

ISSS Advanced Workshop

This workshop is designed to help staff explore the tools offered in TDS for auditing and improving SEVIS data quality. By the end of the workshop, participants will understand how to review and submit to SEVIS updates from their SIS datafeed.

Cost: $125

Click here for more information about the ISSS Advanced Workshop

1:00pm - 5:00pm: Study Abroad Workshop - Managing Applications for Beginners

This workshop can be taken either as a continuance of the morning workshop “Study Abroad Workshop - Building Programs and Applications for Beginners” or as a stand-alone workshop for those beginners who wish to learn more about utilizing TDS for application management. The afternoon workshop will advance participants' learning of essential skills in TDS application management along with query and report building. The workshop will also provide tips and tricks to help users optimize their use of TDS and develop a strong foundation of TDS knowledge.

Cost: $125

Click here for more information about the Study Abroad Workshop - Managing Applications for Beginners
1:00pm - 5:00pm: Study Abroad Workshop - Reporting

This workshop is for individuals who already have a basic understanding of querying and reporting in TDS for Study Abroad, but want to dive further into data analysis.  By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to create queries and reports as well as useful and relevant charts.

Cost: $125

Click here for more information about the Study Abroad Workshop - Reporting