Author Weiqin Chen

Weiqin Chen is a professor in human-computer interaction at the Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, and an adjunct professor at University in Bergen, Norway. Her research focuses on semantic and intelligent technology in collaborative learning. In LACE she is working on the work package relating to interoperability in LA.

A successful workshop and establishment of a new special interest group on learning analytics under the auspices of Asian-Pacific Society of Computers in Education (APSCE), this was the outcome of a LACE project initiative of last year. Till now the focus on learning analytics in the region has been relatively modest, at least in terms of published research. Now experts from many different countries are joining the SIG, and there is good hope that a workshop on LA will be organised at each annual ICCE conference from now on. The International Conference on Computers in Education is an annual conference…