Magazine article University Business

UBTech 2014 to Examine How Technology Enables Innovation

Magazine article University Business

UBTech 2014 to Examine How Technology Enables Innovation

Article excerpt

The countdown for UBTech 2014 begins this month with the opening of event registration. From our keynotes to our concurrent sessions to our new peer-led tabletop discussions to our informed exhibitors, the conversation will be all about innovation across the campus.

Headlining our program are our two keynote speakers, Richard Baraniuk, of Rice University, and Kartik Hosanagar, of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Baraniuk, director of the Connexions and Open Stax initiatives, will speak on "Disruptive Innovation with Open Education." Hosanagar, Associate Professor of Internet Commerce, will present on "Innovation in Higher Ed: Why Most Initiatives Fail (and What We Can Do About It)."

Our lineup of featured sessions covers some of the hottest topics in higher ed:

* "Yours, Mine or Ours? Intellectual Property in a Digital Age," with Kevin Smith, Director of Copyright and Scholady Communication at Duke University.

* "The Evolution of MOOCs and Higher Education: An Inside View," with Edward Rock, Provost and Director of Open Course Initiatives at University of Pennsylvania Law School.

* "Managing Innovation From the Ground Up: Aligning Core Principles with Institutional Practices," with Karlyn Borysenko and Brian Fleming of Eduventures. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.