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Eduserv Digital Identity Event

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Thursday, January 8, 2009 from 9:45 AM to 5:00 PM (GMT)

Eduserv Digital Identity Event

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Eduserv Digital Identities Workshop

Event Details

Where & When: January 8th 2009, British Library, London, UK.

Who: Eduserv funded projects and invited guests

Facilitators: Steven Warburton and Yishay Mor

Registration website for the event: http://digitalidentity.eventbrite.com

Homepage for the case studies: http://patternlanguagenetwork.myxwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Groups.DigitalIdentities/

 

We use the term ‘digital identity’ to refer to the online representation of an individual within a community, as adopted by that individual and projected by others.  An individual may have multiple digital identities in multiple communities.

 

Eduserv have recently funded three projects on digital identity as a result of our 2008 grants call. This workshop will help the projects gather case-studies about the ways in which digital identity is currently manifest in UK higher education.

 

This event is aimed at people who have an interest in the issues around digital identity in higher education including employers, HR staff, careers guidance staff, standards experts, students and academics.

 

Prior to the workshop we will be collecting a series of “stories” about digital identity from people attending the event. On the day, we will be working in groups to discuss and add to the stories. Following this, we will analyse the stories in order to find reoccurring themes or patterns.

 

We would like to invite all attendees to register for the Pattern Language Network (PLANET) site and look at some of the stories which have been written for the event. In addition we would be grateful if attendees could submit their own stories. The more stories we receive, the more potential there will be to find recurring patterns and to understand the important issues associated with digital identity.

Projects

Assisting the W3C in opening social networking data - Harry Halpin, University of Edinburgh.

Rhizome - Steven Warburton, King's College London.

This is me - Shirley Williams, University of Reading

 

How to view the stories and to submit your own story

Firstly to register for PLANET site, please visit:: http://tinyurl.com/5by9y2

Following registration, you can login using: http://tinyurl.com/5mhkbo

To view the stories associated with the event:

  1. Click on case studies on the menu on the right
  2. Sort the case studies by “Group”
  3. View the case studies in the group “Digital Identities”

 

To submit a story for the event:

  1. Click on case studies on the menu on the right
  2. Enter the name of your case study in the box next to “New Case Study” and click the “Create” button
  3. Fill in the Template.
  4. Make sure that the Group/Workshop entry is “Digital Identities”

Draft Agenda

Time

Activity

9:45

Coffee

10:15

Introduction and overview of methodology

11:00

Group work on case studies

12:15

Case story presentation

12:45

Lunch

13:45

Group work on patterns

15:30

Pattern presentations

16:00

Reflections and conclusions

17:00

Goodbye

 

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Britsh Library
96 Euston Road
NW1 2DB
United Kingdom

Thursday, January 8, 2009 from 9:45 AM to 5:00 PM (GMT)


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