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17:00 - 20:00 10 November 2015

Is today's ed-tech fit for purpose?

Location

Sir Ambrose Fleming LT | Roberts Building (link Map)
Malet Place | London | WC1E 7JE | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Diana Laurillard, Chair of Learning with Digital Technology at UCL Institute of Education
Andrea Sella, Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at UCL
Dave White, Head of Technology Enhanced Learning, University of the Arts
John Baker, Chief Executive, D2L
Paul Balogh, Chief Executive, Lean Forward
Rajay Naik, Chief Executive, Keypath
Daniel Copleston, Part-time UCL Master’s student in Mega Infrastructure Planning, Appraisal and Delivery
Sareh Heidari, PhD student in the UCL London Centre for Nanotechnology
Chaired by Maren Deepwell, Chief Executive, Association for Learning Technology

As technology takes an ever larger role in learning, as Massive Open Online Courses boom, and as Google fast-tracks yet more educational services, our panel of academics and students will lock horns with the technology community for a frank discussion: Is today’s ed tech fit for purpose?

Join speakers from universities, the technology sector, and student leadership for an evening of dialogue and argument. Maren Deepwell- Chief Executuve of the Association for Learning Technology will be in the chair.

Hot drinks will be available from 17:00, and wine, soft drinks and nibbles at the end in the Roberts Foyer.

We'll be using #ucledtech to gather questions and carry on the conversation


Contact

Fiona Strawbridge
+44 (0)20 3549 5130 | f.strawbridge@ucl.ac.uk


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