Invited Talks


  • Invited presentation at the International Conference on Big Data and Innnovationsn for Education. Title: “Can data help to improve learning experiences?”. Korea National University of Education, 5 December 2019.

  • Invited presentation at the Defence Learning Technologies Conference. Title: “Learning Analytics to improve Learning Experiences: Pedagogical, Technological and Ethical aspect”. Australian Defence College, Weston, Canberra, 23-24 October 2019.

  • Invited workshop and keynote presentation at the School of Medicine Education Forum. Title: “How to make the best use of data about learners?”. University of Tasmania, 9 July, 2019.

  • Invited presentation at the International Symposium on Learninga Analytics”. Title: “Supporting Evidence-Based Education through Learning Analytics”. Kyoto University, 22 March, 2019.


  • Invited presentation at the Open University Japan International Seminar. Title: “From Data to Tangible Actions in Digital Education”. Tokyo, Japan. 7-8 September, 2018

  • Invited presentation at the Open Apereo Conference. Title:”Facilitating feedback processes at scale through personalized support actions”. Montreal, Canada, 5 June, 2018

  • Invited presentation at the University of Auckland. Title:”Providing personalized student support in blended learning at scale”. University of Auckland, 24 April, 2018.


  • Invited presentation at The University of Edinburgh. Title: ” Providing personalized student support in flipped classrooms at scale”. 15 December 2017, Edinburgh, UK

  • Invited presentation at the Biosciences Education Forum, Title: “Designing Engaging Learning Experiences in Digital Environments”, 11 December 2017, Canberra, Australia.

  • Invited presentation at the 6th International Workshop on Learning Technology for Education challenges. Title: “From Knowledge to Action. Analytics to Support Learning and Teaching”, 21- 24 August, 2017, Beijing, China.

  • Invited presentation at Heads of Student Administration Conference 2017, Title: “Using data to improve teaching and learning experiences”. Sunshine Coast, 10 August 2017

  • Invited presentation at the Learning Analytics 2017, UTS. Title: “Using learning analytics to discover how students engage with active learning”. Sydney, 21 June 2017

  • Invited seminar at the Centre for Research in Assessment and Digital Learning, Deakin University. Title: “Connecting data with student support actions at scale”. Melbourne, 29 May 2017

  • Invited talk at the Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning & Faculty of Education, Hong Kong University. Title: “Provision of personalized feedback at scale using learning analytics”, Hong Kong, 19 May, 2017

  • Invited webinar for the Spanish Network of Learning Analytics (SNOLA). Title: “Can data help me learn?”, Spain, 23 February, 2017


  • Presentation at the Australian Curriculum Studies Association Symposium. Title: “Exploring hands-on multidisciplinary STEM with Arduino Esplora”. Sydney, 14 October 2016.

  • Invited presentation at Blended Learning Summit 2016. Title: “Supporting Active Learning Strategies with Real Time Feedback to Promote Student Engagement”. Sydney, October 2016.

  • Guest speaker at the 6th Education and Research Technology Forum of the Association of Pacific Rim Universities. Title: “The role of data in the provision of feedback at scale”, Singapore, 17-18 November 2016.

  • Keynote at the Australian Learning Analytics Summer Institute. Adelaide, 27 November 2016


  • Invited presentation at the UNSW Learning Analytics & Data Science in Education Research Group. Title: “Videos in the curriculum – What does the research tell us?”. Sydney, September 2015.

  • Invited presentation “Using Learning Analytics for Student Success”. Charles Sturt University, 23 September 2015.

  • Invited to participate in the panel discussion titled “Leveraging data for strategic advantage”, EduTECH 2015, Brisbane, June 2015.


  • Guest speaker at the IARU EdTech Horizons Workshop on Technology Enabled Education. Title: “Analytics for decision making in Learning Environments”. National University of Singapore, November 2014.

  • Invited presentation at the 1st International Forum on Big Data Analysis for Learning Improvements. Title: “The use of Data and Analytics to Guide the Improvement of Learning Experiences”. Seoul National University, November 2014.

  • Invited presentation. UNSW Learning and Teaching Forum. Title: “Using Learning Analytics to Personalize a Learning Experience”. The University of New South Wales. October 2014.

  • Invited presentation. Title: “Analítica del aprendizaje en entornos online”. Universidad Internacional de La Rioja, Spain. July 2014.

  • Invited presentation. 2nd UNESCO Seminar “Educación Digital Escalable para Todos”. Title: “Analítica del aprendizaje para el escalado de la participación de los estudiantes”. University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain. July 2014.

  • Invited talk at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain. Title: “Using Learning Analytics to deploy a Flipped Classroom”. July 2014.

  • Workshop facilitated together with A/Prof Carl Reidsema at the Institutional Strategies for Blended Learning. Title: “How to design a scalable flipped classroom”, Sydney, March 2014.