Beyond 2010 – programme

535_th_location6Indicative timetable

Beyond Borders conference at Oxford on April 20th.

9.00-9.45 Registration in the foyer of Said Business School

10.00 Welcome 

10.05 Beyond Borders. Melissa Highton, Learning Technologies Group, Oxford University.

10.20 Content, Collaboration and Innovation: Past, Present and Future. Andy Lane, OpenLearn, Open University.

10.50 Giving Knowledge for Free. Jan Hylen, OECD

11.30  Q and A

11.45 Coffee

 12.00  Connecting Teachers with Content. Fred Mednick, TeachersWithoutBorders

12.30  ICT for Development, African OER: ideologies and realities. Tim Unwin, UNESCO


1.00 Lunch and time for posters.


 2.00  – OER:Case Studies from Oxford

Celebrating and showcasing work done this year. Featuring, Peter Robinson, Marianne Talbot, Peter McDonald, Oliver Taplin, Tristram Wyatt, Martin Kemp, Emma Smith and the James Martin 21st Century School.

3.00 Break to stretch and drink coffee

3.20 Challenges Panel

Discussion and debate on the following themes:

•     Use and re-use of Open Educational Resources (OER) in research-led teaching; Business models for OER in a global market; Open access and open content; Sustainability and support at institutional, national and international level; Legal and IPR issues for researchers who teach.

4.20 Communicating mathematics – a historical and personal journey. Robin Wilson, Open University and Keble College, Oxford.

5.00 Wine reception in Foyer. Sponsored by Cisco Systems

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