A Learning Analytics Summer Institute (LASI) event will be held at The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK on Tuesday 8 July 2014. This will form part of the worldwide series of LASIs organised in conjunction with the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR). The European Learning Analytics Community Exchange (LACE) programme is organising two LASI Local events in 2014 as part of this programme, LASI Utrecht (30 June – 1 July) and LASI@MK.
LASI@MK will be a low-key event where people will present and share their work on learning analytics, and watch and discuss key presentations from the main LASI event held at Harvard the previous week.
Confirmed speakers include
- Shaun Boyd (Victorian Higher Education and Skills Group Fellow)
- Professor Denise Whitelock (SAFeSEA Project)
- Shreeharsh Kelkar, MIT
11.05am Lightning presentations (2-5 minutes) on the work of attendees, followed by discussion
11.45am Speaker: Shaun Boyd (NMIT Australia)
12.15am Lunch break
1.15pm Screen viewing and discussion of Keynote from LASI14 by Pierre Dillenbourg, ‘ Orchestration graphs: design for analytics’
2.15pm Coffee break
2.30pm ‘Visualisations of Learning Analytics’: Denise Whitelock (The Open University)
3.00pm Speaker: Shreeharsh Kelkar (MIT)
3.30pm Discussions and informal gathering
For more details, contact Bart.Rienties or Rebecca.Ferguson at open.ac.uk