REN Studietur til Boston, 8.-12. OKTOBER 2017
PROGRAM 2017 (subject to change)
Sunday, October 8
Welcome Brunch at the Union Oyster House, 41 Union Street, Boston, tel 1-617 227-2750
Afternoon/Evening: Any activity you prefer, maybe a Self-guided tour on the Freedom Trail
Columbus Day weekend events in Boston (Saturday, Sunday, Monday)
Monday, October 9 (subject to change)
Morning 10-12: Appsembler As one of the earliest Open edX pioneers, Appsembler has worked with customers from around the world to understand their goals, and adapt the Open edX platform to meet their needs. Today, we are a software company that was built from listening to our customers. We’ve taken years of Open edX expertise, and packaged it into one, easy-to-use platform, empowering you to quickly create and deploy Open edX sites. Harry Klein, VP Customer Success
Its Learning is a cloud-based Learning Management System that connects people with passions, ideas, and each other.
Arne Bergby, CEO
Afternoon: EF (Education First) provides life-changing education for global citizens. For over 50 years, our mission has been to give confidence and freedom to people of all ages, nationalities and backgrounds.
Evening: On your own
Tuesday, October 10 (subject to change)
Morning 9:30-11:30: Harvard University/Harvard Graduate School of Education:
Dr. Katherine Boles, Faculty Director of the Learning and Teaching Program
Dr. Christopher Dede, Professor in Learning Technologies
The HGSE faculty is a singularly impressive group of scholars, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers actively working to improve the state of education worldwide.
Lunch: On your own at Harvard Campus
Afternoon: 1:30-3: Boston University: Digital Learning Initiative helps BU advance its global reputation and the value we provide to students by supporting the design and development of innovative learning projects.
Evening: On your own
Wednesday, October 11 (subject to change)
Morning: Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), is a leading global provider of powerful cloud solutions for delivering and monetizing video across connected devices. Address: 290 Congress Street, 4th Floor, Boston
Lunch: At Brightcove
Afternoon: IBM (Watson) Address: Cambridge Innovation Center, 1 Rogers Street, Cambridge
Evening: Dinner Cruise with invited guests
Thursday, October 12 (subject to change)
Morning: Harvard Business Publishing, developer of world-class leadership development solutions for global companies and organizations
Lunch At Harvard
Afternoon: Tour of Harvard Business School and the School's virtual learning environment, HBX
Bekreftet møte, men ikke tidspunkt:
Michael B. Horn speaks and writes about the future of education and works with a portfolio of education organizations to improve the life of each and every student. He serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for Entangled Ventures, an education technology studio, and as a principal consultant for Entangled Solutions, which offers innovation services to higher education institutions. He is also the co-founder of and a distinguished fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation, a non-profit think tank.
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