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22/09/2017, 9.30 - 13.00



What is Learning Analytics about and how can education at your organisation benefit from it? Expert speakers in the field discuss important trends and realisations worldwide. Research findings and outputs of the EU-VITAL project implementing LA at Hasselt University, the University of Amsterdam and the University of Central Lancashire are presented.


9.30  Welcome

9.40   Keynote speaker: N. Sclater, consultant Jisc, UK, author of “Learning Analytics
         Affordances of LA for students and instructors – Presentation



 10.20  The VITAL project: processes and results – A. Gelan, Hasselt University –



Statistical analysis and PM algorithms – N. Martin, Hasselt University
Conclusions for each course – University of Amsterdam, University of Central Lancashire, Hasselt University


10.50  VITAL Student and instructor dashboards – A. Gelan, Hasselt University

11.00  Parallel sessions 

Pedagogical student models for feedback in workplace based learning. Lessons from the WATCHME project.

J. Donkers, FHML EDUC – Maastricht University, The Netherlands



Academic analytics or learning analytics: is that the question?

T. Broos, K. Verbert, T. De Laet – KULeuven


Learning Analytics and Language MOOCs: Are we teaching strangers?

E. Martín-Monje, M. Dolores Castrillo – Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Madrid, Spain, J. Mañana-Rodríguez – Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, Spain


Learning Analytics project at PXL University College

T. Baeyens – PXL University College


PAZAPA: identifying and supporting at-risk students

S. Verlinde, J. Heeren, N. Nouwen – KU Leuven, Leuven Language Institute


The LISSA case-study: learning analytics dashboard to support adviser-student dialogue

M. Millecamp, S. Charleer, K. Verbert, T. De Laet – KULeuven


12.10  Plenary session: Ben Betts, expert learning & performance technology, CEO                          HT2Labs, UK

          xAPI, logs and three simple steps to predict the future… – Presentation

 12.40  Lunch


Questions about the event can be sent to martine.verjans@uhasselt.be.


The VITAL project has been funded with support from the European Commission (Project number: 2015-BE02-KA203-012317). The information in this research reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.