Multiplier Event, 28 June, University of Hertfordshire

We invite everyone interested in e-Assessment in Higher Educations to join us as we share the final outcomes from our 3-year Online Proctoring for Remote Examinations (OP4RE), an Erasmus+ funded project.

The ‘largest global research project into online assessment’, the outcomes from OP4RE are expected to set the standard  for online proctoring and offer a significant contribution to the field of delivering safe and secure online examinations. The outcomes are relevant not just to other European countries and our EU funders, but will be of broader international interest as well.

Assuring proper accreditation for online examinations

On June 28th the OP4RE partners will be sharing recommendations relating to the following areas of conducting online examinations:

  • Managing a secure remote examination environment;
  • The development of Rule books according to European legislation remote proctoring,
  • Building an excellent Student experience of online proctored examination
  • And ensuring the Privacy of student data throughout the proctoring and assessment process

Booking: Places are limited for this event and we expect much interest from the wider education environment. Registration is now open: http://tiny.cc/op4re 

Note: This event is free. The organization reserves the right to charge a no-show fee (€50) in the event of an unannounced absence (five working days in advance).

See the flyer for our event.

Provisional Programme

From 09:00 Arrival Coffee/tea and pastries served
9:30 Introductions and welcome Welcome by Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Hertfordshire
9:45 Talk What is Online Proctoring in Practice?
10:00 Keynote By Adel Lelo

Adel Lelo is Senior Manager Assessment Solutions at the Western Governors University

Adel Leo has been with Western Governors University for over eight years and has initiated, worked on, and executed some of the university’s larger projects. These include the architecting, engineering, and rolling out of WGU’s online proctoring process with multiple vendors while strengthening and improving our on-site test delivery process. Currently serving as senior manager of assessment solutions, his responsibilities include vendor management, assessment security, and department projects.

10:45 Introduction of OP4RE teams  
11:00 Break  
11:15 Carousel sessions Hear from the project partners about their contribution to the different Intellectual Outputs of OP4RE
12:30 Lunch and poster session During lunch, a poster from each Intellectual Output will be displayed
14:00 Workshops and demonstrations from OP4RE teams Workshops and demonstrations to be announced.
14:45 Break
15:00 Panel discussion + Recipes for success in Online Proctoring Opportunity to ask questions to project teams. Several teams will share their success stories of experiments conducted during the project.
15:45 Talk Closing plenary session of the conference
16:00 Drinks and networking

 

Location: The location of the OP4RE multiplier event is ‘The Fielder Conference Centre’, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK.

http://conferencehertfordshire.co.uk/venues/fielder-centre/

Hatfield is straightforward to access by train from London within 30 minutes, including via the Eurostar, and it is easily accessible from local motorways by car. It is convenient for Luton airport and there are transport connections via London to the other London airports.

There are local hotels to suit all budgets and this semi-rural area of Hertfordshire offers many historic towns and tourist sites for those who can stay for a longer visit.