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Recapturing #aufgs2012 Athabasca University's Graduate student conference

Ignatia Webs

during the conference I got to meet people that really made me feel part of a community, the Athabasca University community.The wonderful thing about this gathering was the high quality research that was shared, and at the same time the feeling of being embraced in the community. The conference was small enough to allow real contact to happen. great combination. it was fun!

Free Informal language & MOOC conference call #CfP #MOOC #Language

Ignatia Webs

Consider joining (by attending and/or presenting) at the International conference on MOOCs, Informal Language Learning, and Mobility. Conference dates : 20 - 21 October 2016 Location : The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. Conference page. Most of the time academic conferences require considerable fees to attend a conference, so take advantage of this one being internationally oriented, yet free. call for papers conference education eLearning informal learning language mooc online learning researchDeadline for submitting : 27 May 2016.

New conference formats in Experience track of #emoocs2015 share

Ignatia Webs

With the #eMOOCs2015 conference coming to a finish, it is time for me as the experience track chair to look back and think about what happened, how, and the feeling it gave me and possibly others as well. Enable people - insight and outside of the conference - to have a look, pose questions, add comments. All of that happened. to all of these papers/videos. How did it go?

Two call for papers #MOOC conference deadlines

Ignatia Webs

Networked Learning conference - 7 - 9 April 2014 - University of Edinburgh, UK Deadline for papers for Ninth International Conference on Networked Learning in Higher Education, Lifelong Learning and Professional Development is Friday 4th October. The conference is hosted by the University of Edinburgh, at the John McIntyre Conference Centre in Edinburgh, on the 7th.

Mobile Learning Conferences

Mobile Learning Edge

The most comprehensive listing of conferences for learning technologies is the one produced by Clayton Wright. Here are all the conferences on Clayton’s current list related to mobile learning: February 7-10, 2011 International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security , 4 th , sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Paris, France. February 23-28, 2011 Digital World 2011 including (3 rd ), International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid and Online Learning (3 rd ), Gosier, Guadeloupe, France. For a copy see: [link].

Serious #gaming conference with #education interest

Ignatia Webs

With mobile gaming getting more and more attention in education as well, this conference seems a good immersion for serious gaming. At the upcoming 2 nd Annual Serious Play Conference , some of the top thinkers in serious games will be brought together to discuss big questions facing the use of non-entertainment games and sims. games education conferences

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Call for papers/demos on #xAPI workshop during EC-Tel conference in September, Austria

Ignatia Webs

Organisers* Milos Kravcik, RWTH Aachen University, Germany Alexander Mikroyannidis, The Open University, United Kingdom Viktoria Pammer, Graz University of Technology, Austria Michael Prilla, University of Bochum, Germany Thomas Ullmann, The Open University, United Kingdom Fridolin Wild, The Open University, United Kingdom. SGWID=0-164-6- 793341- 0 ).

Join the #eMOOCs2015 call for contributions and let's meet

Ignatia Webs

Finally, after weeks of tough organising and getting all the information into place, the eMOOCs2015 conference site is up and running, and the call for contributions is open to all of us. The eMOOCs conference is the biggest MOOC conference in Europe, and if you want to see what was going on in 2014, take a look at the collected papers from the previous conference rolling out here.

Call for papers and proposals #eLearning, #MOOC, #mlearning

Ignatia Webs

A quick list with calls for papers (journals and conferences), workshops and events. On the verge of submission: Online Educa Berlin 2015 One of the top online learning/training conferences in Europe. conferences education eLearning mLearning mobile learning mooc online learning workshopspages) as PDF via EasyChair and design samples of own work (e.g.

Call for papers on #MOOC for eMOOC2014

Ignatia Webs

And adding to the call for papers I send out earlier today , a call send out by a MOOC conference. Name of the conference: European MOOCs Stakeholder Summit (eMOOC) 2014 Date of conference: 10, 11 and 12 February 2013 Location: Lausanne, Switzerland. This conference is the follow-up of the MOOC Summit 2013. online learning mooc eLearning call for papers conferences

Call for papers: mobile and online learning #CfP

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high-impact, grass-roots training conference for classroom teachers by classroom teachers. EDEN Annual Conference 2016, Budapest Re-Imagining Learning Environments Dates: 14-17 June 2016 Venue: Budapest, Hungary More information/website here. Join the Conference in Budapest to tell about your research, projects and experience! Dr. Prof. In particular, with the study of ".how

Register for the Plymouth eLearning conference organized by Steve Wheeler

Ignatia Webs

The wonderful and enlightened Steve Wheeler is organizing the 6th Plymouth e-Learning conference that will last for three days: 6, 7, and 8 April 2011. The central theme for this years conference will be: Learning in a Connected World , which is a hot topic by all means. hope some of you got your papers in, and if not, you can still just come over and join the conference. must admit thought that I feel the anxiety coming as it will be a challenge to add anything to the central idea of the conference after having such wonderful keynote people speaking the days before.

5 Call for #papers on #mLearning, #MOOC and #eLearning

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EdMedia 2013 – World Conference on Educational Media and Technology Deadline for submissions : 12 December 2012 Conference dates : 24 – 28 June 2013 Location: Victoria, British Colombia, Canada. The conference theme will provide a focus for keynote addresses and invited events. ECER is the annual conference held by the European Educational Research Association (EERA).

#MOOC for development report #ict4D

Ignatia Webs

Finally the inspirational and informative report of Massive Open Online Courses for Development (MOOC4D) is published by the Penn University, and it can be downloaded here. The conference on MOOC4D was held in April 2014 and it focused on the challenges and potentials of MOOCs in developing countries. The conference existed of panel discussions on various MOOC topics.

Call for papers and presentations on #mobile and online learning

Ignatia Webs

Interesting conference options for all of us researching mobile, online, and technology enhanced learning. mLearn 2014 conference Dates of conference : 3 - 5 November 2014 Location : Kadir-Has University, Istanbul, Turkey (which is a WONDERFUL location with GREAT researchers!) The conference follows a double blind peer review process.

5 Calls for #papers, presentations or/and proposals for #mlearning and #eLearning

Ignatia Webs

If anyone is organizing a conference, workshop. Conference on open education: ECER 2012 Subject: the need for educational research to champion Freedom, Education and Development for All Just for all the gender enthusiasts in learning: Rosi Braidotti is one of the keynote speakers. It may also be taken as a reference within the conference sessions organised by the EERA networks.

Gary Woodill: The Past, Present and Future of Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy future symposium

#CALRG14 #heutagogy as option & thoughts on learners and education emerged

Ignatia Webs

During the #CALRG14 conference, something emerged in my minds eye: fluidity and the move from fixed learning outcome driven education to more fluid information sharing and resulting knowledge. collaborative learning conferences eLearning heutagogy informal learning online learning But during CALRG14 the focus on informal learning, and specifically the move towards students (e.g.

IAmLearn #mobile newsletter is out: research, ethics, CfP @IAMLorg

Ignatia Webs

The 15th World Conference on Mobile and Contextual Learning (mLearn 2016) will be hosted by the University of Technology Sydney. The 2016 conference theme is Mobile Learning Futures: Sustaining Quality Research and Practice in Mobile Learning. Full details can be found on the Call for Papers section of the conference website. via JISC.

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Sian Bayne keynote on teacherbot #emoocs2015

Ignatia Webs

Great keynote by Siän Bayne who is professor of digital education at the University of Edinburgh, UK, on teacherbot, a twitterbot used within an educational mooc. artificial intelligence automation conferences liveBlog mooc online learning twitterReally interesting from the automation point and social effect on the debate. Arthur C. Who is thinking against this? Everyone knew.

keynote #emoocs2015 @davecormier on rhizomatic learning

Ignatia Webs

At the university of Toulouse students scrutinizes the bosom of nature. conferences eLearning future of education mooc online learning open content open education pedagogyHe is a teacher by nature. He recounts the moment where he thought (as a teacher): what am I doing, what am I missing, what is out there and what is not. He did this to see one guy Molin (also taught Cicero).

4T Virtual Education Technology Conference! FREE for K-12 edcuators and administrators

Cell Phones in Learning

The current Elementary and Secondary Master of Arts with Certification (MAC) interns at the University of Michigan School of Education are assisting with the development of the conference. The conference is FREE and OPEN to all educators. The conference will be held virtually—no plane tickets, no hotel fees! and the conference will continue through 11:00 p.m. Educators and others are invited to present by submitting a conference session. The conference is run by instructors from the MAC programs at the University of Michigan School of Education.

eMOOCs2016 proceedings and a call of papers #CfP #MOOC

Ignatia Webs

The eMOOCs2016 conference in Graz, Austria just finished. The conference proceedings (which can be downloaded here) are a wonderful, inspiring read for anyone with an interest in MOOCs, either as a researcher or as a practitioner. call for papers conference education mooc papers researchThe full call can be found here.

Call for #papers and #chapters

Ignatia Webs

Since its inception in 1998 the conference has developed a strong following by international researchers. The conference is considered a major event in the international ''technology enhanced learning'' conference circuit. mLearning mobile learning eLearning call for papers conferences

#mLearn12 on #augmented reality with Elizabeth Fitzgerald

Ignatia Webs

Elizabeth Fitzgerald from Open University UK gives an overview of augmented learning state of the art. authentic learning augmented learning pedagogy mobile conference mLearning technology mobile learning ARLive blogging from mLearn12, so writing and vocabulary is influenced by writing speed need. Is it a matter of time? Increased hapticness, audio. see E.

A Visit to Abilene Christian University

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Today I was excited to visit the folks at Abilene Christian University ( ACU ) in Abilene, TX, to talk about mobile learning. Lots of students with iPhones or iPods and lots of activity. I was unable to attend their sold-out conference at the end of February due to another commitment, but all their materials are (or very soon will be) on their ConnectEd Summit 2009 site.

July 2011 Float Learning Newsletter

Float Mobile Learning

Conferences Featured Float Symposium mLearnCon Newsletter Bradley University Clark Quinn Gary Woodill Lectora mLearnCon 2011 Neil Lasher symposium Tanya Seidel TrivantisFloat's been on the road, read more on our travels and view some interviews from industry thought leaders.

enlightening conference

Ignatia Webs

What a wonderful conference it was in Fredericton, New Brunswick on mobile learning. Government, universities and research centers were represented and attended. It was a real treed to be able to speak in front of such an enlightened audience. The speakers were the cream of the crop on mobile learning: John Traxler, Steve Wexler, Stella Lee, Kevin Harvey and me (me not being cream, just soje). My presentation focused on mobile learning projects and social media to support the participants in those mobile projects.

Chad Udell: Design Strategies for Adapting Content for mLearning

Float Mobile Learning

Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Pedagogy and Learning Strategy mobile strategy symposium

Steve Wozniak Streams Live Tonight

Mobile Learning Edge

Catch Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, tonight from Abilene Christian University’s Connected Summit. In a release through Business Wire this morning, it was announced that his evening keynote speech for the conference would be streamed live here at 7:45 pm CST (8:45 pm EST). In 1976, Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computer Inc. Connected Summit, 2011).

Conference blogging tips (from others)

Ignatia Webs

If I attend a conference, I blog, so I am a conference blogger. There are a few rules regarding blogging however and thanks to Ethan Zuckerman and Bruno Giussani it is really easy to swiftly go through a few guidelines that will make your life easier as you broadcast almost instantly from a conference. Want to know more, look at Bruno Giussani 's blogpost

Liveblog #Ectel2015 keynote Juan Pelegrin EU #funding #Edtech

Ignatia Webs

remark: this makes it possible if you write a high quality call to get funding: make it new, authentically fitting the call…) Outcome Topic 20: Coverage Good coverage overall with wide reach of learning contexts from formal to informal (schools, universities, VET, workplace, social learning). conferences education eLearning europe funding k12 technologyso make bid.

#oeb14 Ellen Wagner @edwsonoma on PAR and #data are changing everything

Ignatia Webs

In California: license of student textbooks must be tied to student performance, but this effects universities lives. The institutes varied: community colleges (done rarely), schools that were considered progressive, as well as ''old school'', competency based universities. big data conference data learning analytics OEB REALLY interesting. Where are we heading?

Call for papers: Digital Futures: learning in a connected world

Ignatia Webs

Steve is chair for the 6th Plymouth eLearning conference , which will take place in Plymouth from April 6 - 8, in 2011. This year the conference will focus on innovation including emerging technologies in education and training. So all of you k12 teachers, university pioneers, and trainers. Accepted paper abstracts will also be published on the conference website. Web 2.0:

IADIS09 location-based mLearning reminders for university students

Ignatia Webs

Arrived at the IADIS conference in Barcelona and looking at the first presentation by Bjorn Hedin from Stockholm university. Some interesting points: His university tried to push content to the students and they liked it as long as the content pushed was relevant and not too stearing (e.g. Because that would enable the university to tell the students that during their mobile day, they were passing good study locations (like library, on the metro, a content relevant building.). Tags: mobile mobile learning conferences Why was an estimated location enough?

Steven Verjans shows a structured #PLE at #studiedagVlhora

Ignatia Webs

Not the dry stuff of PLE, no a personal narrative showing his PLE and what a wonderfully structured knowledge universe he has created! PLE knowledge conferencesPersonal Learning Environments (PLE) have been hot news for a couple of years now. My PLE is not very well structured to say the least, in fact chaos is my middle name when it comes to PLE.

Josh Campbell: Multiscreen Design Strategies

Float Mobile Learning

Float Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Strategy User Experience multiscreen symposium ux

#CALRG14 Eileen Scanlon narrates her journey of MOOC-in-the-Now

Ignatia Webs

From the CALRG conference in the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. conference on sharing latest ideas in online learning related fields (broad and interesting). Single track conference (so you could go to all the tracks, which was really nice). conferences eLearning liveBlog mooc online learning open education open science research Her talk was of interest.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

Mobile Learning Edge

In June 2012, at the mLearnCon conference in San Jose, Float Mobile Learning took aim at the elusive 70-20 with the release of the Tappestry app for iOS, Android and the web, and have since released several updates. A review by Jessica Knox. Full disclosure: My employer, Metrix Group, is currently partnering with Float Mobile on an app development project).

My Impressions from the 2008 ECOO Conference

The Mobile Learner

It has been one week since the ECOO 2008 conference and I have had some time to reflect upon my learning.  I’ve used some of this time to consider how effective I thought the conference was and the effectiveness of my presentation on mobile learning.  Interesting messages are being passed on by those who are using technology with their students.