Interesting article about News corporation offering very cheap tablets for education. LINK
I had an interesting discussion regarding the design of Information System and Computer Science curriculum. Where is the balance between teaching foundation knowledge and teaching new knowledge related to emerging areas.
My interview with the ABC regarding the Syrian Internet situation. LINK
Will online courses be a direct threat to universities. An interesting article from the UK about this subject. LINK
Interesting article on how the outcome of the US Election could impact higher education in Australia. LINK
Interersting article on the future of Universities. LINK
Ernst and Young warn that Australian universities won’t survive under current business model. An interesting report.The cloud will a dramatic impact on transforming business models. LINK
The National Broadband Network (NBN) will impact all of Australia including higher education. Interesting article regarding Communications Minister Stephen Conroy view regarding the impact of NBN on higher education. LINK
Attended the Australian Council of Professors and Heads of Information Systems (ACPHIS) Workshop in Melbourne (27th– 28th September). Many interesting presentations, the presentation on the Australian Qualification Framework was very interesting and especially the qualification framework criteria from 1 – 10.