LERN’s annual conference is coming up quick (the conference begins this Friday, November 21). This year’s gathering includes 30 new sessions, with 15 new speakers. Plus, LERN is offering eight pre-conference seminars on Thursday, November 20, in addition to a “future leaders” meeting for Generation Y’ers (also scheduled for Thursday). The conference itself features keynote addresses by industry leaders, including Charles Marohn, Delatorro McNeal, and Tracy King. Topics are as diverse as the brain and learning, new tools for the world of continuing education, and motivating staff and teachers in the age of technology. Be sure to follow LERN on Twitter to stay up to date with conference insights and happenings.