#Knetworks: Educational Innovations Beyond Technology


Picture taken by Vyacheslav Polonski

Last week was the closing meeting of the research project KNetworks.The event that took place at the Instituto Superior Técnico (Lisbon). The meeting was a good opportunity to present some of the main outcomes and lessons learned of this multidisciplinary and international collaborative research. This initiative was funded by the European Regional Development Fund (Atlantic Programme).

In this opportunity my presentation was focus on the transformations that Higher Education sector is facing. The analysis highlighted some of the key transformations identified during the period of this project (2010-2013).

Some keywords of the presentation are: Higher Education, Open Access, Open Publishing, Digital Identity, Liquid Times, Knowledge recognition, disintermediation, Moocs, Creative Commons, Open Badges, Skills, and Human Capital.