Portals: learning lessons from Edinburgh

This is part of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. Read an introduction and the other posts. On the final day of IWMW there was an entertaining and useful talk about portals by Martin Morrey from the …

Thursday 21 August 2014 | IWMW


Social media and statistics

This is part of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. So far the posts have looked at themes surrounding digital transformationand organisational change. Read an introduction and the other posts. But away from those big ideas were …

Monday 4 August 2014 | IWMW


The digital vision

This is the fourth of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. Read an introduction and the other posts. The final session asked: “what is our vision for the institutional web and can we implement that vision?” …

Friday 1 August 2014 | IWMW


Different digital models

This is the third of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. Read an introduction and the other posts. On day three of IWMW we heard from Hiten Vaghmaria, head of digital development at the University …

Thursday 31 July 2014 | IWMW


Improving user experience and fostering change

This is the second of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. Read an introduction and the other posts. Following Ross Ferguson’s inspiring talk, further food for thought was provided by Neil Allison, head of user …

Thursday 31 July 2014 | IWMW


Digital transformation and the startup playbook

This is the first of a series of reflections on this year’s Institutional Web Management Workshop. Read an introductory post. Why we need to transform the way we do digital On day one of IWMW we were treated to an inspiring …

Wednesday 30 July 2014 | IWMW


Reflections on IWMW 2014

This month I attended the Institutional Web Management Workshop at Northumbria University. The conference, aimed mainly at university web managers, has been running for 18 years. The theme of this year was rebooting the web, after a participant at last …

Wednesday 30 July 2014 | IWMW