Gloria Lau describes some of the products built for the higher education sector, the data standardization process, determining school similarity and identifying notable alumni.
Karim Chine discusses the meaning of cloud computing to academic teachers and researchers in data sciences and how to take advantage of it. With public cloud computing a new era for research and higher education begins.
The panelists discuss their approaches in using APIs and open standards and data in the education sector.
Simon Peyton Jones discusses the need for a decent education system in IT and computer science, advocating for taking action now before it is too late.
Guilherme Silveira discusses the difficulties faced by an online educational platform and corresponding solutions implemented at Caelum, their curriculum - systems, languages and databases – and how everything works.
Ruth Lennon discusses the challenges, the benefits and the lessons learned transitioning from a traditional education form to a BYOD in the cloud-based one.
Sukrit Sondhi discusses using Industry-oriented Cloud Architecture in Higher Education sector.
Chris Granger discusses the need for enhancing the learning tools starting from his own experience watching through a mirror people trying to solve problems at Microsoft.
Fraser Speirs presents how computers are used at Cedars School, makes some suggestions on what educational software needs in order to be efficient, and how he sees the future of ICT in education.