FutureLearn , a prominent Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) provider, held its partners conference at Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona on 11 and 12 April where over 20 existing and potential partners met and shared their experiences. Members from GTI Learning also participated in the event and Davinia Hernandez-Leo participated in a panel discussion on “How […]
MirÃadaX is the main Spanish MOOC provider, promoted by TelefÃ³nica, Universia and Banco Santander. MirÃadaX offers MOOCs since 2013, most of them in Spanish, and few in Portuguese and English. In the context of the CÃ¡tedra TelefÃ³nica-UPF, we have analyzed MirÃadaX platform data till the end of 2014, including data form 144 courses and […]
Yesterday there was a TEDx event around Education in Barcelona (#TEDxBarcelonaED). The participation was outstanding, with 300 participating physically in the auditorium of Torre TelefÃ³nica and over 2000 people following via streaming. The talks were very varied: from values, to technology, to life experiences. A selection of the public also presented their education-related initiatives. Davinia […]
The GTI member Davinia HernÃ¡ndez-Leo has participated today in an expert panel in Helsinki with the titleÂ Are MOOCs providing the European workforce with necessary web skills? Experts fromÂ educational institutions, multinational companies, MOOC providers and MOOC platforms has discussed the role MOOCs can have to meet the increasing demand for the European workforce, including Web entrepreneurs, […]
âEL JOC DE LES TORRES: Discovering LâHospitalet using your Smartphoneâ In the frame of its Technology-Enhanced Learning research line, the GTI (Interactive Technologies Group, Universitat Pompeu Fabra â Barcelona) has developed an educational game for smartphones to discover the historical heritage of LâHospitalet in situ. The game has been designed by a team of 7 […]
The “Learning 3.0″ Showcase had a participation of 70 participants in the Workshops and 180 assistants in the presentations. Organized by the Learn3 project in collaboration with CibernÃ rium.
La Vanguardia uses the Tracker developed by the GTI to follow the progress of the regatta live. http://www.lavanguardia.es/deportes/barcelona-world-race/
Llega la videoconferencia multitÃ¡ctil: ProyectoÂ C3i2 www.total-media.es C3i2, an innovative project for collaborative and multi touch videoconferences www.bdigital.org Cultura, ComunicaciÃ³, ColÂ·laboraciÃ³, Interactivitat i InnovaciÃ³: una aplicaciÃ³ cultural i sense distÃ ncies www.upf.edu
On 31 December she sailed from the port of Barcelona Barcelona World Race. This year, however, the 14 official boats, the sailors are still thousands of virtual. www.tv3.cat
Barcelona World Race reach 33,000 digital sailings boats. The organization has created a game that faithfully reproduces the race. More Info: www.elpaÃs.com
A demonstration of the possibilities of the satellite distribution was given to directors and productors of digital cinema, in the context of the iMP 7th Framework project dissemination.