Event: The future of technology in education

One of Microsoft's education partners in the UK, Waterstons, is hosting an event with Durham Business School and Microsoft in Durham on the 6 August 2008 at image12:00.

The Agenda will be based on the following:

Registration and refreshments - 12:00pm
Seminar starts at 12:30pm

  • Introduction
  • IT Strategy: Durham Business School
    • Colin Ashurst , Senior Teaching Fellow in MIS at Durham Business School talks about the institute’s strategy for using technology to improve the student experience.
  • Virtual Learning Environment
    • Waterstons’ Chris Fenly and Daniel Halliday discuss the benefi ts of using MOSS 2007 as the platform for a comprehensive Virtual Learning Environment for full time, part time & distance learning students.
  • Efficient Administration
    • Lesley Renteurs and David Challenor from Waterstons discuss the use of Microsoft Dynamics CRM for admissions and programme management and the use of business intelligence tools in education.
  • Effective Marketing
    • Leveraging Microsoft Dynamics CRM to provide high quality service for prospective students and MOSS 2007 as a web authoring tool.
  • Virtualisation in Education
    • Simon Birbeck from Waterstons will discuss the use of the latest technologies for creating a secure and resilient IT infratructure
  • Buffet & Demonstrations


For further details and to register, please contact Michael King at Waterstons on 0845 094 094 5

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