horizon report

NMC Partners with the Balboa Park Online Collaborative

The NMC and the Balboa Park Online Collaborative (BPOC) are embarking on a collaboration to conduct research and publish an NMC Horizon Report that describes the trends, challenges, and emerging technologies that will impact museums over the next five years. The NMC Horizon Report > 2015 Museum Edition will be released in Spring 2015, along with a special BPOC version to celebrate Balboa Park’s Exposition Centennial. Both reports will be jointly distributed free-of-charge, under a Creative Commons license.

It's Here! The NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Library Edition

The New Media Consortium (NMC) in collaboration with the University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Chur, the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB), Hannover, and ETH-Bibliothek Zurich are releasing the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Library Edition at a special session of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) World Library and Information Congress 80th General Conference and Assembly.

Bryan Alexander Joins the NMC Staff

The NMC is pleased to announce a new addition to our staff. Please join us in welcoming NMC Senior Researcher Bryan Alexander -- futurist, researcher, writer, speaker, consultant, and teacher. Previous to his now-formal position, Bryan has worked with the NMC for many years, serving on Horizon Project Expert Panels and speaking at NMC events, among other projects.

NMC and CoSN Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition

The NMC and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), with the support of HP, are releasing the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition at a special session at the 2014 NMC Summer Conference in Portland, Oregon. This sixth K-12 edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in education.

Submit Your Project for the First NMC Horizon Report > Library Edition!

For our first ever Horizon Project for academic and research libraries, the Horizon Project Library Expert Panel has just concluded their voting and the results are in!

Get the 2014 NMC Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education

The NMC and Open Universities Australia have jointly released the 2014 NMC Technology Outlook for Australian Tertiary Education: A Horizon Project Regional Report at a media event in Victoria, Australia and a special session in Melbourne. This report applies the process developed for the NMC Horizon Project, with a focus on identifying and describing emerging technologies likely to have an impact on teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in tertiary institutions across Australia.

Submit Your Projects: NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition

The 2014 Horizon Project K-12 Expert Panel has just concluded their voting and the results are in! We now have the official list of six key trends, six significant challenges, and six emerging technologies that will appear in the upcoming NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition, as showcased in the official Preview PDF. This project is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN).

It's Here! The NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition

The NMC and EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) jointly released the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 Higher Education Edition at a special session at the ELI Annual Meeting 2014. This eleventh edition describes annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, an ongoing research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry in education.

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The Edward and Betty Marcus Institute for Digital Education in the Arts (MIDEA) provides timely, succinct and practical knowledge about emerging technologies that museums can use to advance their missions.
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