On November 27 the Scientific Advisory Committee of the ITB met with the Vice Rector, the Board of the ITB, staff and PhD students to review the annual progress.
Month: November 2015
This week there are MSc Diploma ceremonies in Wageningen University. These ceremonies can be followed live on wurtv. They are also stored, like all academic meetings in the Auditorium.
On November 16 I visited Dave Bartram, former head of the R&D Department of SHL, known for his excellent work on the great eight competency framework. SHL is taken over by CEB and does not exist anymore as separate brand. Bartram will visit Wageningen for a workshop early 2016. Continue reading Visit to CEB Thames Ditton
Banras Hindu University, Varanasi, India (the global center of Hinduism) is hosting an International Extension Education conference to share expertise, and experiences, and to analyze the current innovations in extension teaching practices, research and extension services, and to share views on future developments. To get more information: www.ieecbhu.in
Having been addressing the future of education lately, and studying the advances in technology, pointing at the experiments in Germany about 6-people working being in remote places but working together live in 3D enabled by virtual reality, the first commercial application of a simpler version is live already. Continue reading live 3D hologram projections of people – a reality
On Friday, November 13th, Frank de Jong, lector at Stoas Vilentum in Wageningen, gave his second public lecture on ‘Understanding the difference. Responsive education: A search for ‘a difference which makes a difference’ for transition, learning and education’. Continue reading Frank de Jong – public lecture at Stoas Vilentum, Wageningen