This session will provide a perspective of how open technologies are being supported, utilized and optimized by innovators around the world. Examples of open technology and open educational standards are being utilized to expand impacts across educational delivery and services. The audience will be engaged in helping to shape the next generation of open technology. The keynote and panelists will provide a vision for the impact of Open technologies on student success and highlight international efforts to challenge the market with examples from Germany, Asia, United States and Finland.
DXtera’s mission is to transform the way higher education does business and drive student success by providing efficient access to information.
EduCloud (ECA) is a business-oriented alliance that is based on open technology. It aims to build a nation-level ecosystem focusing on international awareness, which connects users, purchasers, developers and service providers of learning services.
15:00-15:10 Welcome and Introduction by Timo Väliharju, Chairman, EduCloud Alliance
15:10-15:30 KEYNOTE: Dr Anja Hagen, German Alliance for Education, Education 360° Consulting GmbH
15:30-16:10 Panel Discussion
xAPI as a part of the national digital learning infrastructure, Kalle Huhtala – Educloud Alliance
Open technology in education, Jim Larimore, Chief Equity Officer, Riiid Labs
Importance of open data infrastructure and datasets, Jeff Merriman, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, DXtera Institute
16:10-16:30 Discussion and questions
Facilitated by Dale Allen, President and Co-Founder, DXtera Institute
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