Data Visualisation

Software is making it easier to create data visualisations that are interactive and can be shared via the web. For example, we can create maps with ArcGIS and QGIS, representations of networks with Gephi, interactive models of complex systems with … Continue reading

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Use of WebLearn to Support Teaching, Learning or Outreach

This category seeks examples of using WebLearn in innovative ways to support online study and interaction as part of a course or programme of study at undergraduate or graduate level. Winner: Dr Lucy Tallents for ‘Conservation Statistics’ Lucy is a prize-winner … Continue reading

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Innovative Teaching with Technology

This is a general category in which we recognise people who have made creative use of digital technologies other than WebLearn in their teaching. Entries this year were of such a high standard that we have awarded two honourable mentions … Continue reading

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Follow OxTALENT2015 online

Today’s award ceremony is invite-only! If you didn’t make the list you can see our winners announced via this blog or by following the #oxtalent2015 hashtag on twitter.

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Sprucing up the red carpet for 16th June #oxtalent2015

The judging is over, the winners and runners-up have been notified, and the organising teams have swung into action to prepare for a very exciting awards ceremony on the afternoon of Tuesday 16th June. This year has been exceptional for … Continue reading

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Announcing OxTALENT 2015

IT Services is delighted to launch the OxTALENT Competition 2015, celebrating and rewarding the innovative use of technology in teaching, learning, research, and outreach at Oxford. Once again, we have an array of categories for both staff and students to enter, whether … Continue reading

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Under wraps: OxTALENT 2015…

Planning is now under way for the 2015  OxTALENT competition. We will be open for entries in early March, and applicants will have until mid-May to send in their forms. The awards ceremony will take place on the afternoon of … Continue reading

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OxTALENT 2014: Thank you and so long until next time!

The OxTALENT awards for innovation and creativity in the use of digital technology in the University were presented in a packed Isis room at IT Services on Wednesday 18th June. This has been a particularly fruitful year, with the number … Continue reading

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OxTALENT Speaker- Marcus Du Sautoy

Marcus du Sautoy is the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science and a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford. In his launch talk for engage: Social Media Michaelmas in 2012 he talked about how he uses … Continue reading

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Student IT Innovation

In this category we invite students to show how they have used technology to enhance the experience of studying at Oxford, both for themselves and for their peers. Our three equal winners have worked to find innovative solutions to challenges … Continue reading

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