CILIP West Midlands Annual Members Day 2017

On Friday 10 February 2017 I gave an hour-long invited talk on “Predicting and Preparing For Emerging Learning Technologies” at the CILIP West Midlands Annual Members Day event which was held at the Priory Rooms Meeting and Conference Centre in Birmingham....

IWMW 2017: Call for Submissions Now Open!

I am pleased to announce that the call for submissions for the IWMW 2017 event is now open. The IWMW 2017 event will be held at the University of Kent on 11-13 July 2017. This year’s event is the 21st in the series, which was founded in 1997. This event is the...

The 10th Anniversary of the UK Web Focus Blog

The UK Web Focus blog was launched on 1st November 2006 so today sees its 10th anniversary! I suspect there will only be a handful of blogs which have been in operation within the UK educational technology over this period: Tony Hurst’s OUSeful blog is one that...

Planning For IWMW 2017 (comments from #IWMW16)

About This Post Having established the IWMW event series 20 years ago I am very aware of the importance of event evaluation, which can help to identify successful aspects of an event, areas which can be improved and how the event can be shaped for future years. This...

Use of Technologies at #IWMW16

About this Post A recent series of posts on this blog have looked back at the IWMW 2016 event. This post reviews the use of technologies at the event. Background The IWMW series of events has provided opportunities to evaluate a variety of online technologies, which...