Author Archives: Christian Friedl

ByChristian Friedl

National Round Table in Austria

36 guests, 4 key experts and 1 moderator – a mix of corporates, entrepreneurs, edupreneurs, policy-makers, lecturers, students etc. – had a lively discussion on 13th of September in Graz, Austria regarding “MOOCs – muss das sein” (“MOOCs – is this really a must”?). The Austrian BizMOOC round table introduced the participants to the core results of the project and followed-up with a discussion how the main project outcomes (especially the MOOC BOOK) and MOOCs in general could be uptaken on a broader scale for the benefit of all. We want to thank all the experts and guest for the valuable inputs and so positive feedback!!! 

ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC in the final round of an International Teaching Award!

The MOOC on Intrapreneurship which we have created in the course of the BizMOOC Project is in the final round of 2018 Teaching Innovation and Entrepreneurship Excellence Awards of the ECEI!
We are presenting our case on 19 September at the 13th European Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Aveiro (PT) in front of a jury. Keep your fingers crossed, we will keep you updated:-)
ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC going to Learning With MOOCs 2018 in Madrid

Exciting News! Our paper “Flexible, self-directed and bottom-up: Are employees overtaking their Human Resource departments with MOOCs?” based on BizMOOC research outcomes has been accepted at Learning with MOOCs 2018 taking place between 26th and 28th of September in Madrid! Three BizMOOC partners (FH Joanneum, HPI & EADTU) will be there to present and discuss our project findings – see you there as well?

 

 

ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC @ conferences again

Again, the BizMOOC Team has handed submissions based on our project findings to MOOC key conferences – and they have already been accepted/are in the final stage of review:-)

Stay tuned, more exiting news regarding this will follow soon!

ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC featured in the OpenUpEd Trend Report 2018

The 2018 OpenupEd Trend Report on MOOCs presents the latest innovations and developments in MOOCs from a European perspective. MOOCs, and open education in general, are providing new learning opportunities for millions of people. Investments in and the uptake of MOOCs are more and more significant worldwide. The article “Corporate MOOC Trends” is built on various BizMOOC findings and outcomes – check it our here: http://www.openuped.eu/images/Publications/The_2018_OpenupEd_trend_report_on_MOOCs.pdf

 

 

ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC is offering round tables in 9 countries

The BizMOOC team is currently planning round tables in 9 countries to discuss the results with stakeholders, target groups and policy-makers.

This is the current schedule, more information will follow soon:

  • Austria, Graz: 13.9.2018 at the elearning Day with the title “MOOCs – is this really necessary?”
  • Germany, Potsdam: 07.12.2017 at the openHPI 2017 Forum (done) & 19.09.2018 at the openHPI 2018 Forum
  • Netherlands, Maastricht: 13.&14.12.2018 at the Maastricht Innovation Days
  • Slovakia, Kosice: 29.09.2018 at the Profesia days Job fair
  • UK, Milton Keynes: 18.06.2018 at the CALRG
  • Bulgaria, Burgas: 1.&2.06.2018 at the international conference “Blue Economy and Blue Development”
  • Italy, Rome: September 2018
  • Spain, Alicante: October 2018
  • Belgium, Brussels: September 2018

Block your calendars to join the event in your region and get more in-depth information on our extensive findings we have gathered in more than 2 years.

Photo from the first round table in Potsdam.

ByChristian Friedl

Already more than 5000 people enrolled for our 3 Pilot MOOCs!!!

We are very happy and proud to announce that already more than 5000 people enrolled for our 3 Pilot MOOCs! Thank you all for your interest and motivation to learn 🙂

By this, we have also reached our projected target number – but we are still inviting learners to our MOOCs, so all of them are still available in self-paced mode. Get the overview here and join us.

ByChristian Friedl

BizMOOC at the Styrian Start-Up Festival

The BizMOOC Project took part in the Styrian Start-Up Festival on 6th of June 2018 in Graz, Austria. Especially our MOOCs about Idea Creation and Intrapreneurship gained a lot of interest by the participants.

ByChristian Friedl

Corporate Learning identified as one of the MOOC Trends by Class Central

Class Central (Shah, 2018) identified corporate learning as one of the MOOC Trends in 2017. Read the full article here: https://www.class-central.com/report/mooc-trends-online-degrees-corporate-learning/

ByChristian Friedl

INTRAPRENEURSHIP MOOC starts next Monday – already +2,200 learners > join us!

Enrol here http://mooc.house/bizmooc2018/ and become part of the 2,200+ learner community to an exciting topic.