Institutional Web Management Workshop 2008:
Podcasting and iTunes U: Institutional Approaches to Scaleable Service

Top-down Bottom-up Podcasting: Institutional Approaches to Scaleable Service

Podcasting and iTunes U: Institutional Approaches to Scaleable Service
Jeremy Speller, Head of Media Services, University College London and Nicholas Watson, Open University
The Open University and UCL have been pursuing projects to deliver on-demand audio and video podcasting recording and distribution services primarily via Apple's iTunes U service. In this talk, Nicholas and Jeremy will discuss how the different approaches of two very different institutions impacted on the nature of the two projects, how challenges were addressed and how solutions were developed.
Learning Objectives:
At the end of the talk participants will have:
  • Learned about practical integration technologies for podcasting
  • Understood the cultural challenges involved in taking forward such a project
  • Considered issues relevant to scaling such solutions to the enterprise Level
Room Requirements:
PC and data projector provided as standard.
Taylor A26
Wednesday 23rd July 2008 from 15:30-17:00
Contact Details
Jeremy Speller
Head of Media Services
University College London
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7679 9258 hcard
Nicholas Watson
Open University
Phone: +44 (0) 1908 654099 Further information about hcard use and Microformats