Early bird rates for the 2017 Open edX annual conference will end tomorrow, Wednesday, March 1! The conference will take place at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in Madrid, Spain, on May 24 & 25, with hands-on days preceding and following the two-day conference. Hands-on technical tutorials will be held on Tuesday May 23 and there will be a project day following the conference, Friday May 26, both at the same location.

To connect with the Open edX community and learn more about how the Open edX platform is making an impact in social entrepreneurship, large-scale online learning and professional education and training, take advantage of the discounted rates and register today!

We would also like to remind you that our call for conference proposals will also end tomorrow, Wednesday, March 1. We are excited to hear your Open edX stories, particularly if you have new and interesting ideas and findings about the following topics: innovative courses; course authoring, production and promotion techniques; analytics and research; technical deployment; platform integration; and, online learning and training trends. Submit your proposal before tomorrow, March 1!

If you wish to learn more about our conference, our keynote speakers and tracks, please visit the conference website at con.openedx.org. You will also find accommodation and travel information which includes hotels with special conference rates. These hotel rates will be available until April 14.

Looking forward to seeing you in Madrid in May!