October 2018 and February 2019 meetings

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Last meeting - Friday 1st February 2019, London, and virtually via Collaborate

Click on the links below to access the presentations and Collaborate recordings.


11:30 Arrival and networking

12:00 Lunch

12:30 Introductions, Blackboard update – Chris Boon, User Group Leader

12:40 Digital Day – Tony McConnell, South West College

13:20 Learning to Learn... Seamlessly - Maria Tannant, University for the Creative Arts

13:50 Moving to SaaS – Bobby Burchill, Dudley College

Collaborate recording of first half

14:30 Break

14:50 Round table discussion – Favourite Building Blocks – which Building Blocks do you use at your institution? Which are the best? These could be commercial, from Blackboard or other vendors, free from the Blackboard community, or created in-house

16:10 Blackboard updates – Gillian Fielding, Customer Success Advocate, Blackboard

Collaborate recording of second half

16:30 Finish


Previous meeting - Wednesday 31st October

Webinar - Blackboard Learn Best of the Best Building Blocks - find out about the best extensions for your VLE

Presented by Richard Gibbons, Solutions Engineer, Blackboard

Collaborate recording of meeting