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Spotlight on digital capabilities


Videos from the event are now also available
of the UCISA YouTube channel

Day 1 Wednesday 25 May

 

0930
Registration opens    

Chair: Fiona Strawbridge, University College London
   
1030 
Welcome and introduction. Putting the spotlight on staff digital capabilities
Fiona Strawbridge, Head of Digital Education, University College London
Interview with Martha Lane-Fox video1 and video 2
  [PDF] 
presentation
1040
  DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities 
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Farzana Latif, Technology Enhanced Learning Manager, University of Sheffield
  [PDF] 
presentation
1050   Building digital capability for new digital leadership, pedagogy and efficiency 
James Clay, Jisc Project Manager, Jisc
[PDF]
presentation
1130
Technology, Digital Capabilities and the Language of Change
David Walker, Head of Technology Enhanced Learning, University of Sussex
[PDF]
presentation
1200
Benchmarking your students’ digital experience  
Ellie Russell, Student Engagement Partnership Manager, NUS, and Sarah Knight, Senior Co-design Manager, Jisc
Download the Jisc NUS Benchmarking tool
[PDF]
presentation
1230
Lunch  

Chair: Fiona Strawbridge, University College London
   
1330
DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Farzana Latif, Technology Enhanced Learning Manager, University of Sheffield
 
1335
Amber Miro Award winner 2015: Lessons from a Learners’ Toolkit
Hamish Loveday, Senior Educational Technologist, University of Dundee
[PDF]
presentation
1355   Supporting staff to embed inclusivity and accessibility in their practice 
Alistair McNaught, Subject Specialist, Accessibility and Inclusion, Jisc
[PDF]
presentation
1415
  Online learning and digital capabilities - the theory and the reality
Kathryn Wenczek, IT Learning Centre Manager, University of Oxford and Silke Prodinger-Leong, Client Success Consultant, Lynda.com, a LinkedIn Company
  [PDF] 
Kath's presentation 
Silke's presentation
1445   Refreshments
   
1515   A Content Strategist's role in decision making for digital design
Ellen de Vries, Content Strategist, Clearleft
[PDF]
presentation 
1545   Debate: Do we still need IT training teams? 
Chair: Sarah Knight, Senior Co-design Manager, Jisc
  • James Clay, Project Manager, Jisc
  • Fiona Handley, Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching, University of Brighton
  • Ellie Russell, Student Engagement Partnership Manager, NUS
  • Fiona Strawbridge, Head of Digital Education, University College London
  • David Walker, Head of Technology Enhanced Learning, University of Sussex

Link to live drawing feed

 
1625
 

DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities 
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Farzana Latif, Technology Enhanced Learning Manager, University of Sheffield       

   
1930   Drinks reception in the Round Room, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
   
2000   Dinner in the Industrial Room, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery    

   

Day 2 Thursday 26 May

Chair: Fiona Strawbridge, University College London      
0945   DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Farzana Latif, Technology Enhanced Learning Manager, University of Sheffield
   
1000   Finding and minding the gaps; digital diversity in higher education 
Sue Watling, Technology Enhanced Learning Advisor, University of Hull  
  [PDF] 
presentation 
1025   Developing digital scholarship and information literate staff
Jane Secker, Copyright and Digital Literacy Advisor, London School of Economics
  [PDF] 
presentation
1050
 
  Refreshments      
1120   An institutional digital literacies framework
Fiona Handley, Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching, University of Brighton
  [PDF] 
presentation
1140
  Digital Nirvana
Moira Wright, Digital Literacy Officer, and Eileen Kennedy, Project Officer, Digital Education, University College London
    [PDF]
presentation
1210   Lunch
     
1310   DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Farzana Latif, Technology Enhanced Learning Manager, University of Sheffield
   
1330   Question time 
Chair: Gillian Fielding, University of Salford
  • James Clay, Project Manager, Jisc
  • Fiona Handley, Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching, University of Brighton  
  • Jane Secker, Copyright and Digital Literacy Adviser, London School of Economics
  • Sue Watling, Technology Enhanced Learning Adviser, University of Hull
   
1415   Looking behind: looking ahead: reflections on digital capability in UK HE 
Helen Beetham, Independent Consultant
  [PDF] 
presentation
1455   DigCap Play Track: Groups for Capabilities: wrap up
Fiona MacNeill, Learning Technologies Adviser, University of Brighton and Fiona Strawbridge, Head of Head of Digital Education, University College London
     
1500    Close
     

 

 
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