BlackboardProduct Roadshow (information from Gillian Fielding, Customer success advocate)EVENTDETAILS- DUBLIN -Monday 13th Nov, Trinity College Dublin- LONDON -Tuesday 14th Nov, Regent's University- MANCHESTER- Wednesday 15th Nov - University of Manchester- EDINBURGH- Thursday 16th Nov, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh First- AMSTERDAM- Friday 17th Nov, De Bazel Conference CentreWORKSHOPS
Our fullagenda is available on the website with adetailed roadmap update covering all our teaching and learning solutions, Allyand Analytics tools. In the afternoon, we will host breakout workshops streamscovering the following topics:Stream 1: Electronic Management of AssessmentTheElectronic Management of Assessment (EMA) is becoming increasingly importantfor institutions, both in terms of improving the student learning experience,rolling out innovative assessment models and creating efficiency gains foradministrators and academics. The aim ofthe workshop is to outline the product roadmap for assessment and feedbackworkflows in Blackboard Learn Original experience & Ultra experience,discuss how it has been used, and most importantly gather participants views ofhow it can be further enhanced to meet their institutional needs for EMA.Stream 2: Accessibility and InclusivityAccessibleand inclusive learning is a key priority for many institutions. The purpose ofthe workshop is to share some deeper insights into our experience with implementingALLY. It will also provide an opportunity to participate in usability testingfor upcoming Blackboard Ally features, as well as participate in discussions onhow these can best benefit your institution.Stream 2.1: Analytics - Student Retention &Student SuccessStudentretention, student success and the quality of the student experience are thegoals. Developing students as responsible learners, academics as effectiveeducations, and tutors as effective support professionals is the strategy. Jointhis session to see and hear how Blackboard’s Analytics solutions can provideyou and your institution with the insight and tools to perfect your strategiesfor success. In the firstpart of this session the analytics team will share an overview of our analyticsstrategy & solutions by looking at the practical way that clients are usingour solutions to drive student success and improve the quality of education. Inthe second part of the session, the product managers for the analytics andstudent success solutions will open a discussion on the analytics roadmap andseek your feedback on what we have planned.Stream 3: Blackboard’s approach to Data Privacy andSecurityData privacyand security are crucial in today’s data-driven and connected world. Across theglobe, the focus on data privacy and cyber risks is increasing. The EU has seta new global benchmark with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).In the first half of the roadshow session, Blackboard’s Global Privacy Officer,Stephan Geering, will highlight the key challenges of the GDPR for yourinstitutions and debunk some of the myths that surround the GDPR.Stephanwill explain how Blackboard uses the GDPR as an opportunity to strengthenBlackboard’s global privacy practices and how Blackboard can support itsClients with GDPR compliance. In the second half of the session, Blackboard’sChief Information Security Officer, Rebecca McHale will present on key attributesof a security program, to include risk governance, protection measures, andincident detection and response practices, to ultimately minimise exposure andinform business risk decisions. As part of this discussion, Rebecca willprovide an overview on Blackboard’s own information security program andefforts to help keep Client information secure.
For more information contact Gillian Fielding, firstname.lastname@example.org
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