Friday 22 June

Session 4 - Chair: Tony Mays

9:00 - 9:25

Increasing the Impact of Open Education
Open Education at MIT: The Past Decade and the Next

Mary Lou Forward
Executive Director
OpenCourseWare Consortium

Stephen Carson
External Relations Director
MIT OpenCourseWare
United States

9:30 - 9:55

Developing and Using OER in 27 African countries

Bakary Diallo
CEO/Rector
African Virtual University
Kenya, Africa

10:00 - 10:25

VideoLectures.NET

Davor Orlic
Publication Manager at VideoLectures.NET
Researcher at Knowledge for All Foundation Ltd (K4ALL)

Session 5 - Chair: Tony Mays

10:55 - 11:20

Bridging the Chasm: Certification of OER Learning

John F. Ebersole
President
Excelsior College
United States of America

11:25 - 11:50

How OER can mutually fertilize with Open Access and Open Research

Daniel Mietchen
Wikimedian in Residence on Open Science
Open Knowledge Foundation

Presentation ( Bio - Presentation abstract )

11:55 - 12:20

Health OER: Local Capacity Building and Global Sharing

Theodore A. Hanss
Chief Information Officer
University of Michigan

12:25 - 12:35

Video "OER's for Africa: the Role of UNISA"

Mandla Stanley Makhanya
Principal and Vice Chancellor
University of South Africa (Unisa)

Presentation ( Video )

Session 6a - Chair: Tony Mays

14:30 - 14:55

TESSA - Teacher Education in Sub Saharan Africa

Michèle Deane
Education Consultant
TESSA (Teacher Education in Sub Saharan Africa)

14:55 - 15:20

Wikiwijs: the Dutch National OER strategy 2009-2013

Fred Mulder
UNESCO Chair in OER
Open Universiteit (OUNL)
Canada

Robert Schuwer
Associate Professor and OER Expert

Joint presentation (PDF - ODP - Video - Bio / Presentation abstract )

15:25 - 15:50

OER in Slovenian Schools

Mojca Skrinjar
State Secretary
Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
Slovenia

Borut Campelj
Secretary
Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
Slovenia

Joint presentation (PDF - ODP - Video 1 - Video 2Bios / Presentation abstract )

15:55 - 16:20

OER in bridging formal education and informal learning

Satoshi Yamawaki
CEO
Castalia Co. Ltd
Japan

Tsuneaki Kobayashi
Board Member
Shingakukai Educational Corporation
Japan

Joint presentation (PDF - ODP - VideoBios / Presentation Abstract )

16:25 -16:50

Oportunidad OER Project in Latin America

Antonio Teixeira
University of Lisbon
Portugal

Cristobal Cobo
University of Oxford
United Kingdom

Andreia Inamorato dos Santos
Consultant
Fluminense Federal University
Brazil

Marcelo Maina
Universidad Oberta Catalunya
Spain

Daniel Villar
Oxford Internet Institute
University of Oxford
united Kingdom

Joint presentation ( PDF - ODP - Presentation abstract )

16:55: - 17:20

Knowledge Sharing through Open KU

Hikyoung Lee
Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning
Korea University
South Korea

Min Ja Kim
Researcher of the Center for Teaching and Learning
Korea University
South Korea

Joint presentation (PDF - ODP - Bios / Presentation abstract )

Session 6b - Chair: Tony Mays

14:30 - 14:55

OER in non-English-speaking countries

Dendev Badarch
UNESCO Representative to the Russian Federation
Director of the UNESCO Moscow Office
Acting Director of the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE)

Bernard Cornu
Cabinet Director
National Center for Distance Education (CNED)
Poitiers, France

Svetlana Knyazeva
Chief of the Higher Education and Pedagogical Technologies Section
UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education (IITE)
Moscow, Russian Federation

Alexei Sigalov
Informika
St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Airina Volungeviciene
Vytautas Magnus University, (LieDM) Association

Joint Presentation ( PDF - Bios / Presentation abstract )

14:55 - 15:20

Open Discovery Space

Sofokolis Sotiriou
Head of Research and Development Department
Ellinogermaniki Agogi
Greece

Davide Poletto
Programme Officer, Sciences
UNESCO Venice Office
Italy

Joint presentation (PDF - ODP - Bios/Presentation abstract )

15:25 - 15:50

Semantic Web Technologies: Linked Data and OER

Nelson Piedra
Professor
Computer Sciences
Technical University of Loja (UTPL)
Ecuador

Prof. Edmundo Tovar

OCW UPM

Spain

Prof. Jorge Lopez
UTPL

Prof. Janneth Chicaiza

OCW UTPL
Ecuador

15:55 - 16:20

Digitization of the Primary School Curriculum in Mauritius

Vicky Avinash Oojorah
Mauritius Institute of Education

Albert-Claude Benhamou 
Délégué Interministériel pour l'Éducation Numérique en Afrique (DIENA)
France

Presentation (PDF - ODP - Bios/Presentation abstract )

16:25 - 16:50

edX - MIT and Harvard University online learning system

Anant Agarwal
MIT

Session 7 - Chair: Tony Mays

16:55 - 17:20

The OER university network: Free learning opportunities for all students worldwide

Rory McGreal
UNESCO/COL Chair in OER
Atabasca University
Canada

Wayne Mackintosh
OER Foundation and COL Chair in OER
New Zealand

David Porter
Executive Director
BcCampus Canada

Belinda Tynan
Pro Vice-Chancellor Learning, Teaching and Quality University of Southern Queensland

Australia

Theresa Koroivulaono
University of the South Pacific
Fiji

Joint Presentation (PDF - ODP - Video Wayne Mackintosh - Video USP )
Bio / Presentation abstract 

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