IV eMadrid Workshop on MOOCs

Date

June 13 and 14, 2013.

Place

Campus de Leganés, Salón de grados del edificio Padre Soler, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Avda. de la Universidad, 30 (Leganés)

Títle

"The Transformational Effect of Technology over Education"

Attendance is open and free.

Interviews to the participants

Program PDF

Thursday June 13, 2013 (Session in English)

9:00–9:30 Registration
9:30–10:00

Opening:

  • Daniel Peña (Rector, UC3M)
  • Jorge Sáinz (Director General of University Policy, Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports)
  • Carlos Delgado Kloos (UC3M, eMadrid Network Coordinator) Slides of the presentation

10:00-10:15

Delivery of eMadrid 2013 Awards

10:15–11:00

Invited lecture:

Pierre Dillenbourg

(École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland)

"MOOCs are More Social than You Believe" Slides of the presentation

11:00–11:30

Coffee break

Demonstration of tools and products for e-Learning included. (Videos without audio.)

  • UC3M
  • PhyMEL-WS (Wheelchair Simulator) UC3M
  • UAM
  • UCM
11:30–12:15

Invited lecture:

Dave Cormier

(University of Prince Edward Island. Canada)

"The Impact of Technology on Higher Education" Slides of the presentation

12:15–13:00

Invited lecture:

Piotr Mitros

(edX, USA)

"Effective MOOCs" Slides of the presentation

13:00–13:45

Invited lecture:

Pavel Simakov

(Google, USA)

"Course Builder: Powering Innovators in Education" Slides of the presentation

13:45–15:30 Lunch break
15:30–16:00

Invited lecture:

Rob Cohen

(2U, USA)

"Not a MOOC: The Other Way to Go Online" Slides of the presentation

16:00–17:45

Panel Session:

"How will be Higher Education in 2020?"

Moderator: Carlos Delgado Kloos (UC3M, eMadrid Network Coordinator) Slides of the presentation

Participants:

  • Piotr Mitros (edX, USA)
  • David Cormier (University of Prince Edward Island. Canada)
  • Pierre Dillenbourg (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Pavel Simakov (Google, USA)
  • Rob Cohen (2U, USA)

Friday June 14, 2013 (Session in Spanish)

9:00–9:30 Registration
9:30–11:15

Panel Session:

"Strategies of Spanish Universities to the Phenomenon of MOOCs"

Moderator: Manuel Castro (UNED)

Participants:

  • Vicente Botti (Vice-Chancellor for the Development of Information and Communication Technologies, U. Politécnica de Valencia) Slides of the presentation
  • Fernando Cañizal (Vice-Chancellor of Profesorate, U. Cantabria) Slides of the presentation
  • Elena Valderrama (Academic Coordinator of Coursera at UAB) Slides of the presentation
  • Didina González (Associate Dean of Learning Innovation, IE Business School) Slides of the presentation
11:15–11:45

Coffee break

Demonstration of tools and products for e-Learning included. (Videos without audio.)

  • UNED
  • UPM
  • URJC
11:45–13:30

Panel Session:

"Perspectives of Massive Courses Initiatives in Spain"

Moderator: Baltasar Fernández Manjón (UCM) Slides of the presentation

Participants:

  • Pedro Aranzadi (General Manager, Universia) Slides of the presentation
  • Elena Rodríguez Navarro (Deputy Director of Planning and Responsible for Institutional Relations, CSEV) Slides of the presentation
  • Miguel Gea (Director of Virtual Learning Center, U. Granada) Slides of the presentation
  • Manuel Marco Such (Instituto de Economía Internacional, U. Alicante) Slides of the presentation
13:30–15:00

Lunch Break

15:00–16:00

Conferences of the winners of the eMadrid 2013 Awards

  • "Propuesta de desarrollo centrado en el usuario de un agente conversacional pedagógico para la comprensión lectora de ejercicios de matemática a nivel escolar", Silvia Tamayo Moreno (URJC) - eMadrid 2013 Award to the Best Degree work or Master Work.Slides of the presentation
  • "Recycla.me: Aplicación móvil Android para enseñar a reciclar a niños de 7 a 11 años", Daniel J. Sanz Candilejo, Mariam Saucedo Alonso y Pilar Torralbo Fernández (UCM)) - Honorable mention in the eMadrid 2013 Awards to the Best Degree work or Master Work. Slides of the presentation
  • "GLUE!: An Architecture for the Integration of External Tools in Virtual Learning Environments", Carlos Alario Hoyos (UVA-UC3M) - Honorable mention in the eMadrid 2013 Awards to the Best Doctoral Thesis. Slides of the presentation
16:00–17:30

Panel Session:

"Evolution of Massive Courses Technological Platforms"

Moderator: Gregorio Robles (URJC)

Participants:

  • Timothy Read (Manager, UNED Abierta, UNED) Slides of the presentation
  • Carlos Vicente Corral (Telefónica Learning Services) Slides of the presentation
  • Pedro Pernías (Instituto de Economía Internacional, U. Alicante) Slides of the presentation
17:30–17:45

Closing:

  • Daniel Segovia Vargas (Dean, School of Engineering, UC3M)
  • Carlos Delgado Kloos (UC3M, eMadrid Network Coordinator)

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