[Open-education] Invitation reminder for #OEPSforum4

OEP Scotland oepscotland at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 16:58:20 UTC 2016

We would like to invite you to join us at #OEPSForum4 on Wednesday 9th
March 2016. The forum is an opportunity to discuss the current issues in
open educational practices and open educational resources with others in
the field.

This year we are delighted to announce that Josie Fraser (
will be delivering the keynote address. Josie is a social and educational
technologist and is well known for her innovative work with Leicester City
Council, De Montfort University, and JISC.  She is passionate about
ensuring access to education for everyone and about widening participation.
Josie will share her knowledge and experience on how to embed open
educational practice and resources and how to create the necessary culture
change for this to be successful.

Josie’s keynote leads into the rest of the forum which will focus on:

   - Using OER – what does good practice look like?
   - Changing culture, changing practice
   - Open education and digital engagement through a widening participation

*Who should attend?*
Anyone interested in or working in opening educational practices or open
educational resources including educators, education and learning
technologists, practitioners, policy makers and others from the education,
and wider public and third sectors.

*Event information and registration*
The event is free of charge and lunch will be provided, however
registration is required
*Date: *Wednesday 9 March 2016, 10:00am - 4:00pm
*Venue: *Stirling Court Hotel, Stirling, FK9 4LA Scotland.
*Registration: *Register now on Eventbrite


10:00 – 10:30

 Registration, Posters and Networking

10:30 – 11:00


11:00 - 11:15

 Introduction to our workshop sessions

11:15 – 12:30

 Parallel workshops (session 1)

12:30 – 13:30

 Lunch, Posters and Networking

13:30 – 14:30

 Parallel workshops (session 2)

14:30 – 14:45


14:45 – 15:45

 Parallel workshops (session 3)


 Closing Plenary

We looking forward to welcoming you to #OEPSforum4 on 9th March 2016.
The OEPS team

For more information, please contact:
Email: oepscotland at gmail.com
Tel: 0131 549 7990

Follow us on Twitter @OEPScotland  #OEPSforum4
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