I am heading to the EMOOCs2017 conference in Madrid, Spain. We have 1 paper accepted in the experience track as well as a short paper in the HybridED workshop. The cool concept of emoocs2017 is that both the experience and the research tracks are published by Springer. This definitely means that emoocs2017 papers will be … More Heading to the EMOOCs2017
The defense day is on 8th of May. With this in mind, I am holding my breath, practicing and reading my thesis again. Wish everything will be ok.
The printed copies of my thesis are here!
Woke up in the morning to find an unread email. Opened that email and it was from the second examiner (Prof. Carlos). He asked me submit the thesis! great news indeed. Next step is to proofread it again, apply his annotations and send it back. Hopefully it will be a smooth process. My heart is hardly beating till the … More Last steps before the defense day!
Since 31.October 2016..i was recording how many words I was writing every day. around 2 months and 2 weeks fully dedicated to writing my PhD Thesis. In the image below, you can find my progress.. in total, 68,000 words were written.
Battle has started! Iam currently writing my thesis.Big Challenge..big challenge
Much thanks to Dr. Michael Giannakos for inviting me to the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim campus. I also presented a short talk about Learning Analytics and MOOCs: Slides available HERE
This year emoocs 2017 will be in Madrid. We will submit two experience papers. I would love to submit a research article, but because of my dissertation preparations, this can’t happen.
Am proud that our second examiner of my Ph.D. dissertation is Prof. Carlos Delgado Kloos. We are still in the process of managing the exact time of the defense.
This year, am not going anywhere. Am staying in Graz to work and work. As writing my thesis is knocking the door from here or there, I’ve told my family to wait till i finish my defense and have the degree Inshalla. It is a life matter !