Dr Rick Ede shares his insights and lessons learned having been at the helm of Unitec in New Zealand for almost a decade. He speaks about Unitec’s approach to remain competitive and his thoughts on leveraging technology for pedagogical and product renewal, and Unitec’s Living Job Initiative.
Dr David Parsons speaks about The Mind Lab and its focus on building digital literacy and critical knowledge creation skills. He talks about how Unitec is leveraging cultural diversity in their digital learning experience, being a change agent for teachers to undertake postgrad study in digital and collaborative learning, and much more.
Intersective’s Co-CEO and COO/CFO share why they invest their time into a relationship with EduGrowth supporting edtech startups, the work they’re doing in creating opportunity through experiential learning, and their own startup story.
Maria Spies shares her insights on how EdTechs are reimagining education, current innovations and trends, Australia’s VET sector today, and disruptive companies offering short, intensive skills-based programs that are tied explicitly to workplace readiness.
Lucy Schulz talks about the initiatives and uniqueness of the Cloud Campus, using Future Learn as the MOOC platform, the challenges of online education, digital credentialing and their newly launched ‘Masters in Professional Practice’.
Siva Navaratnam talks about his approach to creating engagement and interest in a dry topic like risk management, ANZ Bank’s digital strategy and engaging with disruptive players like partnering with Apple on Apple Pay, and embracing agile and design thinking.
Mark Robertson discusses why the current LMS’s are not cutting it, the features of next-gen digital learning platforms and benefits to learners, and the deeper cultural and organisational challenges that educational leaders need to address.
Peter Kilcoyne speaks about the Blended Learning Consortium, its benefits to members, how college partnerships can improve the quality of educational outcomes, and best practice insights on the deployment of knowledge sharing channels and tools.
Dror Ben-Naim talks about Smart Sparrow’s beginning as an LMS and its evolution to an adaptive learning and courseware development platform. We discuss the company’s collaboration with universities, education consortiums and edtech incubators to develop better learning experiences, and advice for edtech entrepreneurs.
Dr Bridget Burns shares insights on what it takes to build Higher Education systems at scale and what the sector should focus on to better shape macro policy. We learn about the University Innovation Alliance, how the organisation has improved outcomes for all learners, and much more.
Professor Nicolas Hawkins shares his insights on technology-infused, quality learning and teaching and his vision and work with the BEST Network. We explore graduate employability and career development today.s, and 21st century career development.
Prof. Beverley Oliver shares her thoughts on Deakin’s ‘Live the Future’ digital agenda, the use of technology in solving challenges in student learning and experience, the importance of collaborating with other universities, her work and 2016 paper on ‘Better 21C Credentials’.
Prof. Bob Fox discusses the differences in Asia Pacific universities, how they are “unbundling” higher education, finding the right balance in blended learning programs, and leveraging technology-rich learning environments.
Prof. Michael Keppell shares insights on the significant shift from F2F to blended learning and teaching, and the importance of building ecosystems and learning analytics for a more holistic learning experience.
EPISODE 2 Published on 11 July 2017 | Running Time: 30:50 EduGrowth is a national not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and promoting the edtech sector and is a prominent Australian edtech accelerator network. Episode Highlights: We talk with Riley Batchelor, EduGrowth’s CEO, about why the organisation was started, its pre-accelerator and accelerator programs, events, conference, […]
Episode 1 Published on April 2017 | Running Time: 54:02 The 360ed.tv crew headed to iDesignX 2017 in Brisbane, Australia, where we learned about the future of learning in instructional design and virtual reality. We had insightful discussions on recent research on the Future of Work, learning trends and next-gen digital environments, AI and adaptive […]