Delft Data Science Seminar - Online Education - 31 March

15 March 2017 by web editor

Delft Data Science organises its newest edition in the series of Delft Data Science seminars from the EEMCS faculty. These seminars address the challenges and opportunities emerging from large quantities of heterogeneous, complex, networked and dynamic data influencing virtually all socio-economic domains. The resulting knowledge from DDS research has a huge impact on all those aspects in society. One of the socio-economic domains DDS is involved in is Online Education.

Massive Open Online Courses are an innovative way to make education available for everyone. But how can we guarantee the quality of Online Education with such a high demand. Three international speakers will share their insights together with Delft Data Science, other researchers, partners and with you at the international Open Education Week (27-31/03) on the 31st of March.

Programme

10:00  Welcome by dr. Claudia Hauff and Cristoph Lofi (Web Information Systems, DDS)

10:15  Justin Reich, Executive Director of the MIT Teaching Systems Lab, http://education.mit.edu/about/our-team/justin-reich/

11:00  Discussion

11:15  Coffee and Tea Break

11:30  Prof. Marcus Specht, Open University of the Netherlands, http://marcuspecht.de/about-me/

12:15  Discussion

12:30  Lunch

13:30  Dr. Jacob Whitehill, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, https://www.wpi.edu/people/faculty/jrwhitehill

14:15  Discussion

14:30  Closure by Claudia Hauff and Cristoph Lofi

 

 

More information

31st of March 2017, 10.00-15.00, TU Delft

For more information and where to register check the  Delft Data Science website: http://www.delftdatascience.tudelft.nl/news-and-events/ 

 

This Online Education Seminar will be combined with an event from the TU Delft Extension School for the Open Education Week about Open Science Being Strategic about Open:

http://www.open.tudelft.nl/year-of-open/calendar/march/open-science-seminar/

 

Do you want to know more about the international Open Education Week: https://www.openeducationweek.org/


 

 

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