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Best Practice Criteria for Sustainable E-Learning

This event took place on 1st November 2011 at 10:30am (10:30 GMT)

10.30 - 10.40 JISC and Best Practice E-Learning Rob Bristow, Green IT Programme Manager, and Sarah Knight, E-Learning Programme Manager

10.40 - 11.10 Economic Best Practice Criteria Andrew Lane, Professor of Environmental Systems, Open University and Director, SusTeach

11.10 - 11.40 Pedagogic Best Practice Criteria Dr. Doug Clow, Lecturer in Interactive Media Development, Open University

11.40 - 12.10 Environmental Best Practice Criteria Peter James, Professor of Environmental Management, University of Bradford and Director, Virtually Sustainable

12.10 - 13.00 Moderated small group discussions

13.00 - 13.45 Lunch

13.45 - 15.15 Plenary session. Feedback from group discussion, voting on preferred criteria and reflection on outcomes

15.15 - 15.30 Tea

15.30 - 16.30 Open University Showcase E-learning initiatives and associated R&D projects such as OpenLearn, iTunesU, and YouTubeEDU

There is no charge for the event. As places are very limited cancellations after October 24th, and no shows that are not due to illness, will be charged at £50. Please book by visiting

The webcast was open to 200 users

Click below to play the event (72 minutes)