CAMBRIDGE 2012 CONFERENCE THEMES

Innovation and Impact - Openly Collaborating to Enhance Education

The major themes of the conference are:

Innovation:

The role of open technologies in encouraging sharing and reuse of open content. The methods for researching and evaluating open academic practices. The ways in which people can be trained to utilise open content more effectively

Impact:

How OCW/OER are changing the practices of teachers The impacts that OCW/OER are having on formal and informal learners How institutional or governmental policies are supporting the open education movement

Collaboration:

The ways in which educational institutions are effectively working together around open content. How educational institutions are working on open content with commercial and not for profit organisations