EDUPUB Europe 2014 and ISO/IEC JTC1/SC36 OpenForum
Digital Publishing for Education (#edupubeur2014) - Thursday 19th
The goal of this one-day meeting is to bring together major players of the global K-20 education segment- including publishers, institutions, platform and solution providers, standardization organizations, content distributors, and accessibility organizations - to provide an update and make further progress on the EDUPUB initiative to advance the effective adoption and use of e-textbooks and other digital learning materials by improving interoperability, accessibility, and baseline capabilities via broad adoption of enabling technical standards. (http://idpf.org/edupub-europe-2014)
SC36 Openforum on "Standards as requirement for global innovation of learning technologies" - Friday 20th
ISO/IEC JTC1/SC36 arranges a Open forum whith sessions on MOOC, Learning Analytics, Digital content, OER, Big Data, Semantic web technologies for education, Personalisation, Accessibility and how standards would foster innovation within these areas. More information and details will be available at: http://sc36norway.wordpress.com/
IDPF - IMS Global - ISO/IEC JTC1/SC36 - HIOA - LACE
EDUPUB Europe 2014 is organizationally sponsored by the IDPF with co-sponsor IMS Global Learning, and hosted by ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC36 and Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences / LACE project. EDUPUB Europe 2014 is coordinated with the ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC36 annual meeting and Open Forum, hosted by Standards Norway.