Programme

The programme for the IWMW 2016 event is given below. Note that a copy suitable for downloading and printing is available on Scribd. In addition details of the event are also available on Lanyrd.

Tuesday 21st June 2016

Time Session Location and Notes
11:00 – 17:00 Registration Redmonds building
13.45 – 15:30 Opening Session: Understanding Users
Chair: Brian Kelly
13:45 – 14:00 Plenary 0: Welcome
Brian Kelly
14:00 – 14:45 Plenary 1: Requirements Are Hypotheses:
How Lean UX Can Help You Develop Better Products

Neil Allison, University of Edinburgh
14:45 – 15:30 Plenary 2: Skin Deep: Using Cosmetic Improvement to Drive Real Change
Gareth Edwards, The University of Greenwich
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee
16:00 – 17:30 Parallel Sessions:

A1: Migrating People to a New CMS
A2: Digital Fire Fighting
A3: Leadership 101
A4: 10 years of a Web Team of One: the Lessons Learnt
A6: Rich Media: Maximising Influence During the Student Recruitment Cycle
A7: Real-world Natural Language Processing for Higher Education
A8: 360o Virtual Tours as a Communications and Marketing Tool
A9: Design a Content Strategy to Optimise Engagement With International Users

17:30 – 19:00 Free time
19:00 – late Workshop Dinner, Merseyside Maritime Museum Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock

Wednesday 22nd June 2016

Time Session Location and Notes
09:00 – 10:45 Morning Session 1: Managing Change
Chair: Andrew Millar, University of Dundee
Redmonds building
09:00 – 09:45 Plenary 3: Managing Change: Leading Horses to Water
Rob van Tol, Precedent
09:45 – 10:15 Plenary 4: Building a New University Website – an Agile Content Case Study
Rich Prowse, University of Bath
10.15 – 10.45 Plenary 5: Establishing Digital at the Heart of the University
Gareth Saunders, St Andrews
10:45 – 11:15 Tea/Coffee
11:15 – 12:45 Morning Session 2: Delivering Services
Chair: Rich Prowse, University of Bath
11:15 – 11:45 Plenary 6: Building a digital team (almost) from scratch
Duncan Stephen, SRUC
11:45 – 12:15 Plenary 7: Prototyping the Digital University
Chris Scott, Headscape and Simon Dewey, University of Hull
12.15 – 12:45 Plenary 8: 100 to 1(ish) – Unifying a Sprawling Web Estate
Richard West, Jisc
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 Afternoon Session: Analytics
Chair: Marieke Guy, QAA
14:00 – 14:30 Plenary 9: Google Analytics of Things
Martin Hawksey, ALT
14:45 – 17:30 Master Classes
B1: Agile Usability Testing
B2: Future-proof Your Content Using an Adaptive Approach
B3: IWMW in Miniature
B4: Corporate Use of Social Media
B5: Google Analytics Workout
B6: Planning Digital Transformation for Old Skool Universities
B7: Digital Governance:
Tools and Practices for Managing the Content Chaos
19:00 – late DIY eating and entertainment  You can choose where to eat and drink (suggestions will be provided)

Thursday 23rd June 2016

Time Session Location and Notes
09:00 – 11:00 Morning Session 1: Beyond the Institution
Chair: Claire Gibbons, University of Bradford
Redmonds building
09:00 – 09:30 Plenary 10: It’s Time to Get Personal
Piero Tintori, TERMINALFOUR
 
09:30 – 10.00 Plenary 11: Working With External Partners
Mandy Phillips, Liverpool John Moores University
 
10:00 – 10:30 Plenary 12: Right Here; Right Now:
Providing the Information your Students Need and your Regulator Requires

Marieke Guy, QAA
 
10:30 – 11:00 Tea/Coffee
  Morning Session 2: When Things Go Wrong!
Chair: Mike McConnell, University of Aberdeen
 
11:00 – 11:15 Open to all: Sharing Horror Stories!  
11:15 – 12:00 Plenary 13: When your website is a ‘national embarrassment’ the only way is up
Matt Jukes, ONS
 
12.00 – 12:45 Concluding Session: Learning … and Planning
12:00 – 12:30 Plenary 14: Learning From the Past; Looking to the Future
Panel session facilitated by Mike McConnell
 
12:30 – 12:45 Conclusions