Workshop on Learning Analytics and Big Data

  • Ari Korhonen
Tuesday 29 Aug

Workshop on Learning Analytics and Big Data

Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 09:00 - 12:00 Harald Herlin Learning Centre Otaniementie 9 Public event

This is a follow-up event for the JoLII Conference that is held on August 28 in University of Helsinki. See also the report on the JoLII Conference held in Beijing Normal University in October, 2016.

Aalto University is one of the Finnish partners in the co-operation scheme originally established in November 2015. Our responsibilities are related to JoLII ICT Center that is technology center, focusing on Internet based education and mobile learning. In this workshop, we discuss several topical issues related to online education research such as educational data mining and learning analytics.

Date: August 29

Time: 9 am – noon

Venue: Harald Herlin Learning Centre

Address: Otaniementie 9, Espoo

Registration: Doodle

9.00-9.30 Tour at Harald Herlin Learning Centre (Gryada Valeria, Aalto University)

9.30-10.00 Coffee/Tea & Welcome to Aalto Learning Center (Ari Korhonen, Aalto University)

10.00-10.30 Professor Yu Shengquan (Beijing Normal University): Regional education quality analysis and improvement based on big data

10.30-11.00 Baoping Li, PhD (Beijing Normal University): An introduction to the AI tutor project: several ongoing research on big data and artificial intelligence in education

11.00-11.30 Erkki Kaila, M.Sc. (University of Turku): Center for Learning Analytics: from primary school to university level

11.30-12.00 Discussion: JoLii WorkShop on Future cooperation between the 2 JoLII ICT Centers (Chair Ari Korhonen, Aalto University).

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following

  • data mining and AI in education
  • current related projects in China and Finland
  • further international collaboration among research teams

Contact ari.korhonen@aalto.fi if you want to reserve a time slot for a short presentation.

This is a free event, but registration is required before Aug 28, 2017.

Organizer: Ari Korhonen (Aalto University School of Science, Department of Computer Science)

Sponsored by Aalto Online Learning