Supporting personalised and distance learning across Europe with new technologies

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in or organising a workshop, seminar, course


In this 45 minute session, we will cover: • What AI-powered tools and other teaching and learning innovations can now be utilised by universities • How 24/7 tools such as chatbots can reduce the workload on staff and administrator workload and increase student support • Best practice for centralised and cloud-based systems to enable institution-wide adoption • The role of gathering, organizing and cleaning quality data is critical in supporting student success (eg, maximising retention and attainment) • Futureproofing universities curricula and administration with new and emerging AI-enhanced tools Speakers include: • Alejandro Armellini, dean of digital and distributed learning, University of Portsmouth • Marie Clarke, dean of undergraduate studies, University College Dublin • Jim Levi, education manager - Ireland & UK - Google Cloud • Tracy Lightfoot, pro vice-chancellor for teaching, learning and students, University of York Agenda: • Introduction from THE chair • Exclusive look at Google Cloud's Student Success Solution (15 minutes) • Webinar panel discussion and Q&A (30 minutes) An on-demand video recording of the webinar and a summary article will be shared with via the THE/Google hub.
Period17 Jun 2021
Event typeWorkshop
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • higher education
  • blended learning
  • e-learning
  • distance learning