Entries tagged: eLearn Center

Triple Alliance for Educational Innovation in Latin America: La Tríada All items

Triple Alliance for Educational Innovation in Latin America: La Tríada

Innovation, digital transformation and collaboration are fundamental for the future of Higher Education. Latin America faces the challenges of the incessant change brought about by globalization, and the continent’s best universities have managed to unite[…]

Use of text analytics models in the detection and analysis of trends in e-learning All items

Use of text analytics models in the detection and analysis of trends in e-learning

The review of scientific literature is a common task among researchers who wish to detect the trends that are influencing the evolution of a discipline or specific field of research. Obtaining such knowledge requires heavy[…]

Intellectual philanthropy: quality learning funded by École 42 and TUMO All items

Intellectual philanthropy: quality learning funded by École 42 and TUMO

Chapter 5 of La Reina Roja gives us the scoop on two proposals for future education in which students take control of their learning and collaborate directly with technology firms. Student satisfaction rates and work[…]

We meet the international profile centres Buckingham University and Class Afloat. Time optimization and learning by doing All items

We meet the international profile centres Buckingham University and Class Afloat. Time optimization and learning by doing

In the 4th chapter of La Reina Roja, we introduce two centres that are developing new ways of optimising their training by adapting to the needs of our time. This is the case of Buckingham[…]

Blockchain in education All items

Blockchain in education

What is blockchain The blockchain is a large and global encrypted database which attends the need for decentralization and security of processes common to citizens and businesses, ending the monopoly or oligopoly of information by the[…]

The eLearn Center at DXtera Academy in Chicago All items

The eLearn Center at DXtera Academy in Chicago

Francesc Santanach, from the eLearn Center, and Albert Ariza, from the Technology Area at UOC, together with Jeff Merriman, Dxtera’s CTO, presented the Next Generation Integration Scorecard (NGIS) project which is a methodology to help[…]

Update of the latest actions of the UOC along with DXtera Institute consortium All items

Update of the latest actions of the UOC along with DXtera Institute consortium

On January 15, Mr Emili Rubió, director of Operations and Dr Antoni Pérez-Navarro, research director of the eLearn Center and representative of the UOC in DXtera, attended the Board of Directors of DXtera. DXtera is[…]

Briefing paper: chatbots in education All items

Briefing paper: chatbots in education

By Marc Fuertes-Alpiste and Núria Molas-Castells Chatbots or conversational assistants are programs that integrate artificial intelligence and are able to simulate or maintain a certain level of conversation with people through the use of natural[…]

Artificial intelligence: humans, machines and everything in between All items

Artificial intelligence: humans, machines and everything in between

Mitsuku, Pandorabots’ three-time winner of the prestigious Loebner Prize, awarded to the most “human-like” chatbot, when asked who she is would say: “I am the latest result in artificial intelligence, which can reproduce the capabilities[…]

2018 Summer eLC Crew Holidays’ Recommended Reading All items

2018 Summer eLC Crew Holidays’ Recommended Reading

We have worked hard this year and we all deserve time for rest and for fun and also… to recharge our energies and keep on moving the wheel of educational advances! To be well informed[…]