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Open House Podcasting Conference

Wednesday 9th July at Wadham College, University of Oxford.

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This one day conference discussed the technical and pedagogic issues relating to podcasting at educational HE institutions. It was a unique opportunity to share experiences and discussed podcasting requirements and learnt about the Opencast podcasting initiative. Oxford University Computing Services and OSS Watch introduced a variety of talks from Europe and the US that showed the wealth of current activity in this exciting area.

Audio and video recordings of the talks from this event and related discussions are available on the Steeple project website

This conference had been made possible by generous contributions from OSS Watch, the Hewlett Foundation and the Mellon Foundation.

The conference is organsed by:
Oxford University Computing Services,
OSS Watch

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Table 1. Conference Schedule
Time Talk
09:30 *Registration ( coffee in the new refectory )
10:00 Welcome
Oxford University Computing Services, Berkeley OpenCast and JISC OSS Watch
10:10 Berkeley's OpenCast project
Adam Hochman, University of California, Berkeley
11:00 Making lectures portable
Andreas Busch, Oxford University
11:15 Filming for Podcasting 101
Oxford Internet Institute
11:30 Sustainable podcasting
Open Source Software Watch, JISC
11:50 Large scale project courses with podcasts: The Munich Airport DOLLI Project
Bernd Bruegge, Technische Universität München
12:15 Apple Computers
12:45 *Lunch in the Hall
14:00 Oxford - Institutional initiatives
Peter Robinson, University of Oxford
14:10 The View from Europe
University of Cambridge - Bjoern Hassler
University of Osnabrück - Markus Ketterl
ETH Zurich - Olaf Schulte
Panel - Overlapping podcasting networking opportunities across the regions
15:15 *Coffee
15:45 Podcast industrialisation & integration in a digital campus : the Lyon 2 University case
Nicolas Truchaud, University of Lyon
Sebastjan Mislej, Jozef Stefan Institute
17:00 End of presentations
18:00 Drinks
19:15 Dinner in the new refectory

Contact: Peter Robinson Acting Deputy, Learning Technologies Group.

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