What isought Fest ?
Thought Fest is a two-day eventbeing organized by Pontydysguwith the support of the JISC Evolve network andthe European Mature-IP project. The event will bring together researchers in Technology EnhancedLearning in an open forum to debate the currentissues surrounding educational technologiesand discuss how and where research impacts onpractice and where practice drives research.
Who is ought Festaimed at ?
Thought Fest is an event for researchers andpractitioners in the area of Learning Technologies.
When is oughtFest ?
Thought Fest will beheld in March, 5-6.
Where is oughtFest taking place ?
The workshop will take placein Manchester, UK, hosted atthe University of Salford.
How can you getinvolved ?
We will provide the physical space for discussion, debate,and exchange of ideas in a relaxed environment.But of course, for that to happen we need your helpshaping the event.
Are you up for thechallenge ?
Tired of having a passive role when taking part inevents in your ﬁeld of research? Would you like, atleast for once, to take part in an event where peopleactually do what they preach, that is communicateand collaborate with people in your ﬁeld insteadof talking at them? If yes,here is your chance to do so.In order for this to happenwe need people to help usorganize the Spring ThoughtFest 2009. Please submit yourinterest about taking activepart in the Thought Fest.Apply to co-organizing one of the possible event sectionsdescribed below. Alternatively,send us your own ideas onhow you think a part of thisevent should be organized, andhow you would like to help usapproach the different issuesconcerned with TechnologyEnhanced Learning.
an opportunity for realnetworking
a chance to exploreeducational issueswith an international group