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More opinionated edtech responses then you can shake a blog at

While I was in Barcelona this past October to co-present with Brian Lamb at the Open University of Catalonia’s (UOC) “Pushing the Boundaries of Higher Ed” symposium (presentation video above), they decided to subject themselves to my opinionated responses to a … Continue reading

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Pushing It Real Good in Barcelona

you pushed it real good! #PushingHE https://t.co/SIcYlsCi9H — Grant Potter (@grantpotter) October 3, 2017 Over two weeks ago I co-presented at the Open University of Catalonia’s “Pushing the Boundaries of Higher Ed”  symposium with Brian Lamb. Our session was centered on … Continue reading

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OpenMed

A little over two weeks ago I ventured to nearby Torino, Italy for the final two days of a week-long training event that is part of the OpenMed initiative. What’s OpenMed, well I am glad you asked: Five partners from … Continue reading

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A Mediterranean Diet for Open EdTech

From the Wikipedia article on the Mediterranean Diet: In 2013, UNESCO added the Mediterranean diet to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity of Italy (promoter), France, Morocco, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Cyprus, and Croatia. It was chosen … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Small: SPLOTTING the Future

I believe we can #SPLOT https://t.co/aOR4o0VJR9 — Jim Groom (@jimgroom) July 30, 2017 I am winding up my time in Australia today and I have a ton of things to write about between the awesome people I’ve met, places I’ve … Continue reading

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Last Futures: From Web 2.0 Utopia to Platform Capitalism

I am presenting at Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia in about two hours, and I have been working on my talk pretty diligently over the last 24 hours. It will work in a bunch of my favorite topics such as … Continue reading

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An Integrated Domain at THETA17

I already wrote my post-mortem on the THETA17 conference in New Zealand this May, so I do not have all that much more to add. But given they recently shared the images and videos from the conference, I grabbed a … Continue reading

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THETA 2017 Post Mortem

It’s a couple of weeks now since I was at THETA 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand and I am almost fully adjusted before my next trip in a week. It’s been quite the year for travel so far, after the … Continue reading

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The Twenty Days of Turin

On the long journey to New Zealand I detailed in my previous post, I had some time to read a novel given there was no internet for most of the 36 hour journey. I’ve been looking forward to reading Giorgio De … Continue reading

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On Next Generation Digital Learning Environments

Image credit: Bionic Teaching’s “Karlstads” Two weeks ago Tom Woodward and I went to Karlstad University in Sweden to help run a two-day workshop. It was a lot of fun, and I have a ton to share about the experience. In … Continue reading

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