Beyond Walls - Podcasting Conference
- Said Business School, Oxford
- 3 April 2009 10:00-16:30
The Learning Technologies Group at Oxford University Computing Services is pleased to announce its eighth annual one-day conference on educational technologies and the thirteenth ‘Beyond’ event.
Are you supporting students and staff in developing their use of new technology?
Are you responsible for designing IT skills training in your institution?
Are you interested in institutional approaches to open content, podcasting and educational video online?
If so, two popular annual conferences at Oxford University run by the Learning Technologies Group are relevant to you.
Shock of Digital Literacy and Beyond Walls - 2nd and 3rd April, Said Business School, Oxford
An opportunity to discuss issues surrounding the growth and expansion of institutional audio-visual work with experts from the field of multimedia and educational video. Come and hear regular podcasting experts , the work of STEEPLE, a JISC funded collaboration to disseminate from experience, and OPEN CAST, an international collaboration providing tools for improving efficiency in media production and publishing.
Expert presenters include:
- Peter Scott, KMi Director, Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University
- Nigel Warburton - www.philosophybites.com
- Bjoern Hassler, Centre for Applied Research in Educational Technologies, University of Cambridge
- Peter Robinson, Learning Technologies Group , Oxford University
- Ben Hawkridge, Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University
Session topics include:
"New Channels to New Learners: Podcasting and the Open University on iTunesU"
"Podcasting Philosophy Bytes"
"Can you hear me now ? How to get your videos into UK secondary education"
"The challenges and opportunities in podcasting at a research university"
Bookings are now open or for more details see www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/ltg/events/beyond2009/
These conferences usually fill quite fast so early booking is recommended.
Information about local accommodation for those who wish to attend on both days is available on the website.