Category Archives: smart campus

What can we learn from the TFL?

At Digifest 2017 , the closing keynote was from Lauren Seger Weinstein, chief data officer at Transport for London (TFL). Lauren Sager Weinstein, head of analytics at Transport for London, has responsibility for the analysis of customer data, supporting operational and planning areas in delivery of services to TfL’s customers. She joined TfL in 2002, … Read more

Is there any space in the library?

In my previous blog post I asked the question So do you already have such a system in place, does it do what it’s supposed to do, what would you do differently? Using the power of the Twitter I received a few responses, one was from Ruth MacMullen. .@UoYLibrary & @UoYITServices used Google (& dark … Read more

What are our new priorities, and what next? #codesign17

There has been plenty of hype over artificial intelligence and the internet of things. We believe it may be time to put aside the cynicism that this kind of hype generates and look seriously at how we can take advantage of these emerging technologies to improve the student experience, research and the management of our … Read more

Could we use artificial intelligence to help manage learning spaces and improve teaching and learning?

Learners and staff often have problems with inappropriate or restrictive learning spaces, or problematic environments that are impacting on the learning. If you have ever tried to undertake group work in a raked lecture theatre, you will know the sort of thing I am talking about. Or listening to a rather dry subject We probably … Read more

Building a smart campus?

As part of the co-design challenge looking at the intelligent campus, one area that we have found interesting and would like your views on is the smart campus. In the past we had standard televisions, today most televisions that are sold are smart televisions, as well as having traditional tuners, they are also able to … Read more