Forum on Active Learning with LMS: Now and Beyond

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Title: Forum on Active Learning with LMS: Now and Beyond
Date: 12 May 2016
Time: 2:20 pm - 6:00 pm
Venue: TU103
Facilitator: Prof. Eric Tsui (ISE), Dr Chloe Lau (SHTM), Ian Brown (EDC), Dr Kevin Chan (APSS)
Coordinator: Leona Li (EDC)
We are now in an era in which education in universities and colleges offers more possibilities and opportunities brought by ever-changing technologies, one of which is the Learning Management System (LMS) that has been increasingly used in learning and teaching. Together with distinguished guests from Blackboard, CityU, CUHK, HKBU and Tung Wah College, this half-day forum focuses on improving students’ engagement in online learning as well as sharing experience in using different LMS systems.
*This event is jointly organised by CoP on Using Blackboard LMS to Enhance Learning & Teaching and EDC
Presentation 1
Nicole Wall (Senior Consultant, Blackboard)
Transforming Education in the Big Data Era
Presentation 2
Dr Paul Lam (Associate Professor, CUHK) & Dr Kevin Chan (Research Assistant Professor, PolyU)
Extension of LMS for Classroom Activities
Presentation 3
Dr Joe Yuen (Instructor, CityU)
Learning Management System, Good or Bad?
Panel Discussion
The panel will explore issues and challenges on how to maximise our LMS to enhance teaching and learning.
  • Prof. Eric Tsui
    Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, PolyU
  • Ian Brown
    Senior Educational Development Officer
    Educational Development Centre, PolyU
  • Dr Paul Lam 
    Associate Professor
    Centre for Learning Enhancement And Research, CUHK
  • Pony Ma
    Head of Information Technology Services Office
    Tung Wah College
  • Philip Murray
    Regional Vice President, Asia 
  • Dr Eva Wong 
    Centre for Holistic Teaching and Learning, HKBU
  • Dr Joe Yuen
    Department of Computer Science, CityU