Conference Sponsors


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eMajor is a group of collaborative institutions with the USG that partner with one another to deliver high-quality, online, bachelor’s degree programs featuring workforce-ready majors that prepare you for success in diverse professional fields, to advance in your current career, or to open new professional doors. All eMajor degree programs are offered by traditional, public, regionally accredited, USG institutions. Students know that an eMajor program offers the flexibility, online delivery, and professional skill development they need to excel in their studies and careers.

eMajor offers an innovative approach to learning that will meet the needs of traditional and non-traditional students. eMajor students have the opportunity to earn credits for prior learning through Prior Learning Assessments (PLA) which that can reduce time to graduation, so working professionals, active duty military personnel, veterans, transfer students, and adult learners who may have stepped away from the traditional classroom can find success.


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eCore® is short for electronic core-curriculum and allows University System of Georgia (USG) students the opportunity to complete their first two years of their collegiate careers in an online environment. eCore® courses are taught entirely online, except for the occasional proctored exam. eCore® courses are designed, developed, taught and supported by faculty and staff from the USG.

eCore is not a formal degree program but is a convenient and adaptable option for either getting started in college or for resuming college after a break or pause. The core curriculum primarily consists of courses required during the first two years of college for a given degree. Not all core curriculum classes are available via eCore; you may need to take some core classes in a traditional classroom setting.

eCore offers courses in English, mathematics, science, history, and the social sciences.


atomic learning

Founded in 2000 by a group of technology educators, Atomic Learning was created by educators, for educators. Now over a decade later, Atomic Learning is the trusted training solutions provider of 16 million individuals in more than 45 countries worldwide. Offering educational institutions cost-effective solutions for on-demand software and technology training and support, Atomic Learning creates flexible learning opportunities that make it easy for learners of all ages to embrace technology and develop critical skills for success at school, at work and in life. 

AMAC Accessibility Solutions

AMAC Accessibility Solutions provides practical solutions for real challenges faced daily by individuals with disabilities. AMAC offers corporate, governmental and nonprofit memberships for services, including disability compliance consultation, braille, captioning, accessible digital content and assistive technology. Our services are affordable, ensuring your environments become and remain accessible.

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At Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) customers come first and an integral part of our DNA is creating long-lasting customer partnerships and working with them to identify their needs and provide solutions that support their success.

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Valdosta State University IDEA Center - Innovative Designs for Enhancing the Academy

The Center is a safe place to think about your teaching, research and writing, your career, and how to live a balanced life as an academic. We offer monthly workshops, teaching circles, writing groups, research groups, private coaching, and free coffee and tea. Stop by 102 Georgia Avenue. You are always welcome at The IDEA Center.

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The ShareStream Video Platform is a comprehensive, end-to-end system for uploading, transcoding, editing, storing, managing and delivering media in a secure and auditable environment worldwide. It is designed specifically to address the unique challenges educational institutions face in establishing an institution-wide video system that services a wide variety of user groups and departments across campuses.

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Our mission is to organize and analyze data that empowers people to make smarter decisions. SmarterServices analyzes data about students, faculty, teachers, employees, and courses. We provide SmarterMeasure- online learning readiness indicator; SmarterSurveys- end-of-course survey management service; SmarterFaculty- database of online faculty; and SmarterProctoring- database of test proctors. 

turning technologies

Founded in 2002, Turning Technologies is headquartered in Youngstown, Ohio. The company began with three goals in mind: to make response technology more affordable, user-friendly, and better documented so that users could easily grasp its benefits. As markets have become increasingly sophisticated in the requirements necessary for the best solutions, Turning has emerged and is continuing to establish itself as the dominant global leader in the response industry.

Door Prize Sponsors 

Cengage Learning

Cengage Learning is a leading provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. The company's products and services are designed to foster academic excellence and professional development, increase student engagement, improve learning outcomes and deliver authoritative information to people whenever and wherever they need it.


The Employee and Organizational Development Department is primarily a resource unit to assist employees to achieve University goals, realize career ambitions and enhance personal job satisfaction levels. This Department provides on going programs to orient, train and develop employees, thereby improving skill levels, promoting personal career growth, and optimizing employee performance.

Quality Matters (QM) Program

Quality Matters (QM) is a leader in quality assurance for online education and has received national recognition for its peer-based approach to continuous improvement in online education and student learning.

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Respondus, Inc. develops assessment applications for the elearning market. Thousands of instructors at over 2,000 colleges and universities in over 50 countries use Respondus software to enhance the capabilities of their learning management systems. Respondus, Inc. also licenses its "next generation" test bank delivery system to publishing companies and offers supporting services.


The VSU Bookstore is located in the Student Union Building at the intersection of Baytree Road and North Oak Street. Our mailing address is 1500 North Patterson Street, Valdosta, GA 31698. Friendly employees, dedicated to providing you quality products and quality customer service, are ready to personally help you with your shopping needs. You can do some limited shopping via these web pages which we continue to expand.

VSU Departmental Sponsors 

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The mission of the VSU Access Office is to create an accessible, inclusive, sustainable learning environment, where disability is recognized as an aspect of diversity that is integral to the campus community and to society.

Our primary objective is to provide equal access to campus programs and activities for all students while upholding the academic standards of Valdosta State University.

center for elearning

Valdosta State University offers a variety of distance learning programs via online courses and IP video conference. The Center for eLearning staff stands ready to assist students, faculty and staff with all types of distance delivery.

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Continuing Education's mission is to enhance the quality of life in the region by providing educational, artistic, cultural, technological, and economic development activities and programs. The Continuing Education Program works to develop and present programs and activities for professional and personal enrichment of community persons. 


The Employee and Organizational Development Department is primarily a resource unit to assist employees to achieve University goals, realize career ambitions and enhance personal job satisfaction levels. This Department provides on going programs to orient, train and develop employees, thereby improving skill levels, promoting personal career growth, and optimizing employee performance.

Information Technology

VSU Information Technology handles the majority of VSU's hardware and software that make up the computers and computer systems and services of Valdosta State University. In addition, support is provided to campus special events, activities, and conferences. 

VSU SHRM Student Chapter

The mission of the SHRM Student Chapter at Valdosta State University is to:

  • Provide a forum where undergraduate and graduate students alike can establish contact with HR professionals.
  • Introduce students considering a career in the business arena to HR management.
  • Act as a resource where members can seek job shadowing, internships, and employment opportunities.