Category Archives: intelligent campus

Reflections on the Intelligent Campus Community Event in Sheffield

Sheffield was the setting for our first Intelligent Campus Community Event for our new community of practice. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are doing and what Jisc is doing in this space. The event proved popular with Jisc members and over 70 people had booked onto … Read more

Reflections on the Intelligent Campus Community Event in Glasgow

Travelling up to Glasgow I was reminded how airports are using a range of technologies to track and cater for passengers as they travel by air. We know big airports are using technologies such as wayfinding to help travellers quickly access the right gate when boarding their plane for example. These technologies are easily transferable … Read more

Intelligent Campus Community Event 21st June 2018 – Plymouth Marjon University

If you are working in the area of the Intelligent campus and are interested in work being undertaken in this space by others, then we would like to invite you to attend one of our community events. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are doing and … Read more

The Intelligent Campus Community – a lightning talk at Digifest

At Jisc’s Digifest 2018 in Birmingham I gave a ten minute lightning talk on the Intelligent Campus Community we are building to support the Intelligent Campus project. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are doing and what Jisc is doing in the intelligent campus space. … Read more

Westminster Higher Education Forum Keynote

I was recently invited to give a ten minute keynote in trends in the intelligent campus space across higher education. There has been plenty of hype over artificial intelligence and the internet of things. Is it time to put aside the cynicism that this kind of hype generates and look seriously at how we can … Read more

Intelligent Campus Data Sources

Within the Intelligent Campus project we have been reflecting on the data sources that we would need to extract data from in order to undertake relevant analytics and also display on a future dashboard. When it comes to the physical campus and estate there are similar kinds of data that can be gathered about the … Read more

Intelligent Campus Community Event 10th April 2018 – Glasgow

If you are working in the area of the Intelligent campus and are interested in work being undertaken in this space by others, then we would like to invite you to attend the first of our community events. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are … Read more

Intelligent Campus Community Event 23rd March 2018 – Sheffield

If you are working in the area of the Intelligent campus and are interested in work being undertaken in this space by others, then we would like to invite you to attend the first of our community events. The community of practice gives people an opportunity to network, share practice, hear what various institutions are … Read more

Hot wifi

There are numerous software applications that allow Universities and Colleges to create wifi heat maps. This is a very competitive market with many different free, freemium and charged for products. The Jisc Technologies Wireless Advisory Service in 2015 recommended the Ekahau product for both mapping existing wifi networks and for planning new networks. Jisc Technologies published … Read more