Author Archives: Matt Jukes

Survive or Thrive Conference

On the 8th and 9th June JISC and UKOLN hosted the Survive or Thrive conference in Manchester.  This event hadn’t been without its challenges in the planning stages but it came together brilliantly over the two days (give or take the occasional AV problem) with an agenda full of interesting talks and an engaged and … Read more

OER and the IE

The original Open Educational Resources Pilot Programme has recently ended. The involvement of the Information Environment team has been in managing the technical support of the project. This has been mainly been two strands of work; communicating with the team at JISC-CETIS who are helping steer additional activity in more technical areas that have been … Read more

The Magic Word is Repcloud

It is rare that the venue is discussed more on Twitter than the content of the event but at the Repositories and the Cloud (#repcloud) event on the 23rd of February it was a close run thing. The event took place at the rather amazing Magic Circle Headquarters in Euston which gave the speakers and … Read more