Attend a CEI Event

Collaborate with new colleagues from across disciplines and experiment with innovative pedagogy, educational technology, space design and more at our faculty-focused events.

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CEI Faculty Academies

The academies utilize a faculty-learning community framework, bringing together small groups of faculty to learn, share and explore the art of teaching and the science of learning.

Genteels' Excellence in Teaching Conference

This conference supports excellence in teaching at UB and is made possible through an endowment by Ron Gentile and Kay Johnson-Gentile.

Innovative Pedagogy and Educational Technology Showcases

Our showcase series highlights faculty who have integrated pedagogical and  educational technology innovations into their curriculum.


Learn how to write an effective syllabus and well as improving the accessibility of your online course materials using Ally in UBlearns.

Research Collaboration Happy Hour

This event is designed to encourage research collaboration among faculty.

Professional Community of Practice

A new Professional Community of Practice is being jointly organized by the Center for Educational Innovation and The University Libraries to explore and discuss the use of immersive environments in education.

UB Assessment Day

UB's annual Assessment Day is designed to help faculty, staff and administrators develop assessment strategies.

UPCEA Membership

CEI funds the UPCEA institutional membership to ensure faculty and staff have access to a community of practice dedicated to a wealth of resources focused on supporting quality professional, continuing, and online education programs. Whether through timely online publications addressing cutting-edge trends and topics, frequent webinars on actionable subjects, or access to professional development through conferences and seminars, UPCEA has the resources you need.

Visit the UPCEA website and click on membership at the top of the page. Then click on "Add Yourself to your Organizational Roster.".

A place for collaboration and experimentation

Faculty Collaboration Studio

Our Faculty Collaboration Studio provides faculty with a dedicated space to create, share, design and experiment with innovative models and learning designs.