Managing an International Collaborative & Learning Network

ID: 34387 Type: Best Practices Session
  1. Gary Westergren, University of Missouri, United States

Tuesday, October 18 3:05-3:25 PM Location: Ni'ihau

Presider: Pasquina Campanella, University of Bari "Aldo Moro", Italy

Abstract: This presentation outlines lessons learned in coordinating learning and research activities among a five-university partnership which focuses on usability studies. The partners included one institution in the United States and universities in Thailand, Singapore, China and Taiwan. Successful strategies to plan, coordinate and communicate are shared, particularly technological solutions utilizing easily-available and free social networking, VOIP and instant messaging applications. Examples and mutual benefits of collaborative work in usability will be described.


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