HILT hosts a number of large and small events throughout the year geared toward building connections among, and strengthening the resources of, the Harvard community.

Recurring events include:

HILT Annual Conference

  • Held annually in the fall

HILT Speaker Series

  • Held 2-3 times a year on a wide variety of topics.

Colleague Conversations

  • Held periodically throughout the academic year.

Special University-wide Programming

Periodically, HILT is involved in hosting events that impact teaching and learning across schools. Examples of past events include:

  • Learning Spaces Week, where over 200 Harvard affiliates participated in demonstrations and open houses of 23 campus learning spaces around Harvard University in Cambridge, Allston, and the Longwood Medical Campus.
  • Hackathon open to all Harvard students, providing mentoring and tools to develop learning and teaching tools.
  • January Academy, a boot camp for doctoral students from across the university, co-sponsored with HarvardX, to develop technology-enabled teaching innovations for use in a classroom setting.