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Blackboard Analytics Symposium

Thursday, February 1st

9:00AM - 12:00 Central

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Analytics Symposium - Live Stream

Couldn’t make it to Austin for the Blackboard Analytics Symposium? We know it’s hard to get away. That’s why we’re offering you a chance to view a live stream on the first day of the Symposium.

Access the live stream at your convenience on Thursday, February 1 from 9:00AM-12:00 Central.

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Don’t miss out! View the live stream to join senior administrators, researchers, instructional designers, and more as they share high impact practices that make use of educational data in support of teaching, learning, student success, and institutional performance.

What you will learn

Viewers and attendees of the Blackboard Analytics Symposium will learn:

  • How other Blackboard users are making use of educational data to support teaching, learning, and student success.
  • How users are using tools like Analytics for Learn or X-Ray Learning Analytics to optimize learning environments.
  • How Blackboard Predict can help identify and assist at-risk students.
  • How administrators are eliminating barriers to enrollment and retention.




Bill Ballhaus
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Blackboard Inc.


Engaging the academics and students – making the promise of learning analytics real.

Deborah West
Pro Vice Chancellor for Learning and Teaching Innovation, Flinders University




“5 in 5” presentations

  • The greatest teacher, failure is: Or how I learned to stop worrying and love failure | Van Davis (Blackboard)
  • The New Girl on Campus – an Online Retention Specialist’s Experience | Dr. Amber Anderson (Wichita State University)
  • Defining Digital Transformation | Dr. Ken Russell (Pfeiffer University)
  • Tracking Non-Attending Students 2.0 | Rich Simpson (California Baptist University)
  • Engaging students FAST: Out of the Box | Andy Miller (Concordia University Wisconsin)
  • Using data to build community and promote progressive pedagogies | Leif Nelson (Boise State University)
  • Stack Time: Libraries as Laboratories of Student Success and Persistence | Dr. Jon Tysse (Blackhawk College)
  • Designing LMS Courses to Predict Student Success | Dr. John Whitmer (Blackboard)


What’s new and next for analytics at Blackboard

Phill Miller
VP, Teaching & Learning, Blackboard Inc.

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