Conference Dissemination Plans

Image source: Delwin Steven Campbell
Image source: Delwin Steven Campbell

Here are my current three iPad dissemination conference targets for 2014. One of the three conferences is already confirmed and I am planning to submit abstracts to the other two over the next few weeks. If you are at any of these conferences then please drop by my session or catch up with me during the conference breaks. Continue reading Conference Dissemination Plans

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UK HEIs’ iPad and other tablets Support Systems

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Image source: @olaojo15

The University of Brighton has a start-up kit which will help you to build your own tablet “App Swap Breakfast Event” at your own institution. The template is under a Creative Commons license so you are free to use and adapt this resource. Ever since, I was inspired to replicate the University of Southampton’s “iPad and alternative devices Coffee Club” at the University of Huddersfield; I have been on the lookout for iPad/tablet support systems used at other UK universities. Continue reading UK HEIs’ iPad and other tablets Support Systems

Second iPad (and other tablets) Coffee Club @ UoH

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Image source: olaojo15

The second iPad (and other tablets) Coffee Club event was held last week. The attendee turnout was lower than the first coffee club event because of the school half-term holidays. A lot of academic staff members were away on annual leave with their families. It was a major oversight on my part to plan the event during the school half-term holiday week. The date was selected late last year and the large conference room used as the venue was free on this day. If you are planning to hold similar events in your institution then take note of half-term holidays when planning your event. 11 people attended the session so it wasn’t a terrible turnout number but it could have been higher. 15 academics attended the previous event. Continue reading Second iPad (and other tablets) Coffee Club @ UoH