The objectives of this session are to:

  1. Determine operational priorities for the OERu 2016 implementation year
  2. Calibrate key performance indicators (KPIs) for the OERu “evergreen” Strategic plan 2015 – 2017

Time Details
2016 operational priorities and strategic plan KPIs

Facilitator: Wayne Mackintosh
15 mins

  1. Overview of the OERu “evergreen” strategic planning process
  2. Identifying groups for breakout session:
    • Goal 1: Develop a coherent OERu programme of study with defined learning pathways and exit credentials (Focus: OERu 1st year of study.)
    • Goal 2: Improve processes for efficient OERu operations that underpin academic quality at scale (Focus: Partner engagement, capacity building, quality assurance and credit transfer.)
    • Goal 3: Achieve a fiscally sustainable and scalable OERu network (Focus: Partner recruitment and external funding sources)
    • Goal 4: Foster innovation through pilot projects which demonstrate the viability and strategic opportunities for the OERu network (Focus: Open boundary course offered simultaneously by two or more partners).

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OERu strategic plan

Drafting 2016 priorities and KPIs

60 mins
Participants self-select to work in local breakout groups plus virtual remote group:

  1. Goal 1: Coherent programme of study – Rory McGreal
  2. Goal 2: Processes for efficient OERu operations – Irwin DeVries
  3. Goal 3: Fiscally sustainable OERu network – Phil Ker
  4. Goal 4: Innovation pilots – Wayne Mackintosh
  5. Virtual group – Brian Lamb (Rapporteur)

Goal 1  |  Goal 2  |  Goal 3  |  Goal 4  |  Virtual participant group  |  Issues4CEOs
Help for virtual participants

Report back on 2016 priorities and KPIs

Facilitator: Clive Mulholland
30 mins
Group leaders report back on proposed priorities and KPIs for 2016.

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3:00PM3:30PM Tea / Coffee break

30 mins