Schedule


Welcome to the iMoot online schedule.

For full access to this great 5 day program create an account then go the the Participants Lounge.

Times shown for timezone: Australia/Perth

Presentation Types: How To Case Study Academic Paper

Huw 28 May
05:00
(Australia/Perth)
Keynote - She Used UX Methods In Her Course Design. What Happened Next Will ...
Presenter : Joyce Seitzinger (Australia)
Presenter : Jessica Knott (United States of America)

In this age of experience, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter bring us content quickly and hook us in for more. Our devices, operating systems and technologies make this experience seamless, connect ...
Huw 28 May
06:30
(Australia/Perth)
Combating the threats to Moodle
Presenter : Stuart Mealor (New Zealand)

I've been involved with Moodle for over 10 years as a Moodle Partner.

Over the past few years we have seen developments which are a threat to Moodle.

I just want to share some thoughts, and ideas, ...

Huw 28 May
08:00
(Australia/Perth)
Stories from the Helpdesk
Presenter : Lindy Klein (Australia)
Presenter : Chris Mewburn (Australia)

In this session, Lindy Klein (Instructional Designer) and Chris Mewburn (Systems Administrator) discuss the experience of providing support to staff and students at Australian College of Nursing.

Li...

Huw 28 May
09:30
(Australia/Perth)
Making Homework Work with Moodle
Presenter : Joshua Bragg (United States of America)

Homework is sometimes viewed as a necessary evil in education. It is necessary because students need additional practice beyond the time during the school day. However, there have been many ...

Writing Moodle Plugins
Presenter : Justin Hunt ()

There are over 40 plugin types and hundreds of plugins in the Moodle Universe. The majority of those are 3rd party plugins that have been contributed to Moodle. Writing Moodle plugins is fun and ...
Huw 28 May
11:00
(Australia/Perth)
iMoot Participant's Lounge
Presenter : Gareth J Barnard (United Kingdom)
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)
Presenter : Teresa Gibbison (New Zealand)
Presenter : Stephan Rinke (Alemanya)
Presenter : Anthony Borrow (United States of America)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Stuart Mealor (New Zealand)
Presenter : Shane Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Suzanne Parkinson (Australia)
Presenter : Dom Seneque (Australia)
Presenter : Meg James (Australia)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)

The iMoot Participant's Lounge is a place that all attendees including presenters can participate in discussions before, during and after the event. It is a place for sharing ideas, networking with...

Huw 28 May
12:30
(Australia/Perth)
Bridging the Divide: Using Moodle in a remote tribal region in India
Presenter : Michelle Chawla (India)

I run a school for an indigenous (tribal) community of children in western India, close to the city of Mumbai.

Tamarind Tree  is situated in a small village in Dahanu, Maharashtra, India. The ...
Role Play - exploring Moodle role tailoring
Presenter : Lindy Klein (Australia)

While default settings can help you get up and running with Moodle, sometimes you need something a little more special!

Tailoring roles in Moodle offers Administrators a powerful way to customise ...

Huw 28 May
14:00
(Australia/Perth)
How to make peer assessment work in Moodle
Presenter : Ravi Murugesan (India)

The Workshop module in Moodle allows a teacher to set up a peer assessment activity, in which students evaluate their colleagues' work. This activity presents tantalizing prospects, but it can be ...

Rapid course page provisioning for course creators
Presenter : Austen Sinclair (New Zealand)

Is this the least sexy presentation title you've ever heard?

Our diverse course creator community adds dozens of new course pages every week. And, as a government agency focused on ...

Huw 28 May
15:30
(Australia/Perth)
5 blocks to enhance your learner experience
Presenter : Christophe Debarge (Belgium)

Creating content in Moodle is demanding, making your learners to come back can be a real challenge. Moodle offers a series of block which can turn your moodle course more engaging and dynamic in a ...

Lessons learned from implementing institutional Moodle standards and templates
Presenter : Tabitha Roder (New Zealand)
Presenter : Miranda Verswijvelen (New Zealand)

The historically grown diversity of our courses and the use of Moodle as a resource repository needed addressing. We focused on quality content, good web design and user-friendly navigation. We ...

Huw 28 May
17:00
(Australia/Perth)
Keynote - How to win friends and influence Moodle
Presenter : Moodle HQ (Australia)

I'm going to talk about our plans for Moodle over the next year or so, including some big changes.
Huw 28 May
18:30
(Australia/Perth)
I don't want to use Moodle
Presenter : Natalie Denmeade (Australia)

This is a panel discussion so bring a microphone and help explore the reasons why some Teachers are not using Moodle. Feel free to do some formal or informal research amongst your colleagues before...

Using Design Thinking to Create Moodle Magic
Presenter : Gina Veliotis (Australia)

Why are you creating a Moodle Course? What are you trying to achieve? Who will it benefit? What problems and challenges are you trying to address?

As educators, we use lots of different approaches ...

Huw 28 May
20:00
(Australia/Perth)
Blackboard-Moodle Converter-Tool
Presenter : Kathrin Braungardt (Alemanya)

At Ruhr-University Bochum in Germany there are two LMS in use: Blackboard and Moodle, Blackboard for about 15 years, Moodle for about 5 years. Recently we experienced a strong drive towards Moodle ...

Flipped classroom with Moodle
Presenter : Mark deBoer (Hapon)

In this presentation I will outline a case study done over the past 4 years. In this case study, I have examined the concept of using Moodle in a flipped classroom environment. At our university, I...
Huw 28 May
21:30
(Australia/Perth)
C5: How to manage courses in complex organisations
Presenter : Ralf Hilgenstock (Alemanya)

HR departments in huge corporates and international organisations have to organize onsite courses, online courses and blended learning scenarios for different target groups in different areas. They...

Moving Your Paper Exams to Moodle the Fast Way - with Respondus
Presenter : Sam Eneman (United States of America)

If you've been thinking about putting your tests online in Moodle but have been a bit overwhelmed by all the copying and pasting you would have to do, this session is for you.

You'll see how to use ...

Huw 28 May
23:00
(Australia/Perth)
25 Marvelous Ways to Moodle
Presenter : Diana Dell (United States of America)

Do you think Moodle is just about uploading documents? There is so much more that Moodle can do! Are you ready to go beyond the basic features? In this fast paced session, geared to K-12 Moodlers, ...

Supporting the delivery of Post Graduate Education to the Defence & Security ...
Presenter : Sam Taylor (United Kingdom)
Presenter : Aurélie Owens (United Kingdom)

You often see case studies from mainstream colleges and universities sharing their experiences of learning technologies, but you rarely see examples from those that support the continued ...
Biy 29 May
00:30
(Australia/Perth)
Sponsor Session - How to use PowerPoint as an authoring tool e.g. for SCORM
Presenter : Guido Hornig (Alemanya)

A demonstration of a well known authoring tool: PowerPoint.

But did you know that it can add interactive questions, voice-over and create content for mobile learning as well? PowerPoint exists on ...

Biy 29 May
02:00
(Australia/Perth)
Power to the Learner
Presenter : Sigi Jakob-Kühn (Alemanya)

How to change Learning with an ePortfolio

Adding an 'e' to learning or changing from analog to digital does not necessarily mean better instruction or learning. To make learning successful and a ...

Theme customisation for beginners
Presenter : Gareth J Barnard (United Kingdom)

I will demonstrate theme customisation for absolute beginners. To get the most from it, participants will need a local Moodle install afterwards to try out the examples, for this I will make ...

Biy 29 May
03:30
(Australia/Perth)
Configurable Reports as a Learning Analytics Tool
Presenter : Elizabeth Dalton (United States of America)

In this presentation, I show how Granite State College uses the Configurable Reports plugin in Moodle with several SQL reports we've developed for a variety of quality control and administrative ...
Moodle for the Lone Ranger
Presenter : Andy Chaplin (Alemanya)

Moodle is a great benefit to organisations, but often it needs a single teacher to start out providing such a course and leading by example.  This presentation will look at how a single teacher ...

Biy 29 May
05:00
(Australia/Perth)
Glossary Activity for Terminology and Vocabulary Building
Presenter : Adam Lossing (Canada)

Glossary activities can be a very rich, student centred and collaborative knowledge building activity. This presentation will introduce a framework for implementing the use of the Glossary Activity...

Myths in your Moodle
Presenter : Michael de Raadt (Australia)

Digital natives, problem-based learning, MOOCs, learning styles, socio-economic factors, brain use and big data; which of these ed-tech related ideas are supported by evidence? Should we follow ...

Biy 29 May
06:30
(Australia/Perth)
Sponsor Session - HRDNZ - MoodleBites courses
Presenter : Stuart Mealor (New Zealand)

This presentation will explore the MoodleBites range of 100% online courses, which we have developed over the past 8 years.

  • MoodleBites for Teachers (also used for MCCC preparation)
  • MoodleBites for ...
Biy 29 May
08:00
(Australia/Perth)
Promoting Active Learning through Moodle Tools
Presenter : Raj Mohan (United States of America)

Promoting Active Learning through Moodle Tools

Activity: Collaboration

Description of the presentation: I will demonstrate options for creating student engagement using Moodle Tools. ...

Rapid course page provisioning for course creators
Presenter : Austen Sinclair (New Zealand)

Is this the least sexy presentation title you've ever heard?

Our diverse course creator community adds dozens of new course pages every week. And, as a government agency focused on ...

Biy 29 May
09:30
(Australia/Perth)
Moodle with a side of ePortfolio
Presenter : Kristina Hoeppner (New Zealand)

Moodle is already a powerful course management system. You can extend its functionality in multiple ways. This presentation explores the possibilities of using Moodle in conjunction with the ...

Stories from the Helpdesk
Presenter : Lindy Klein (Australia)
Presenter : Chris Mewburn (Australia)

In this session, Lindy Klein (Instructional Designer) and Chris Mewburn (Systems Administrator) discuss the experience of providing support to staff and students at Australian College of Nursing.

Li...

Biy 29 May
11:00
(Australia/Perth)
Effective online facilitation
Presenter : Richard Jones (New Zealand)

The presentation will cover some of the key issues in Online course facilitation with emphasis on Gilly Salmon's 5 step model. How to motivate and engage learners: what to be doing at each stage of...

Myths in your Moodle
Presenter : Michael de Raadt (Australia)

Digital natives, problem-based learning, MOOCs, learning styles, socio-economic factors, brain use and big data; which of these ed-tech related ideas are supported by evidence? Should we follow ...

Biy 29 May
12:30
(Australia/Perth)
Sponsor Session - Pukunui - Buy my duck
Presenter : Meg James (Australia)
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Suzanne Parkinson (Australia)
Presenter : Leonie Beetham (Australia)

Come and meet the friendly folk at Pukunui.
Biy 29 May
14:00
(Australia/Perth)
Gamify your Moodle
Presenter : John Okely (Australia)

Creating a fun and engaging learning experience in moodle, with just a plugin or two. Exploring gamification and its benefits and how you can gamify your moodle by just installing a plugin.
Moodle & Personality Types
Presenter : Alireza Meshkin Mehr (Iran (Islamic Republic of))

 Yes, indeed ... Everyone Matters ... That's what I believe and would like to talk about . People are different and so are their learning preferences . Accordingly , they require different kinds ...

Biy 29 May
15:30
(Australia/Perth)
Semester rollover, ongoing access and enrolment strategies - the challenges ...
Presenter : Tabitha Roder (New Zealand)
Presenter : Miriam Laidlaw (New Zealand)

We would like to open a discussion on how different institutes tackle the challenges around enrolment, access to courses outside of "official dates"€, and managing semester/year/term rollover.

We ...
Templates in Moodle 2.9
Presenter : Jetha Chan (Australia)

The new template system in Moodle 2.9 offers new opportunities for developers and themers alike to create and theme Moodle components in a much cleaner fashion than before. An introduction of the ...
Biy 29 May
17:00
(Australia/Perth)
Gamification and Open Badges in Moodle
Presenter : Natalie Denmeade (Australia)

Gamification design is achieving outstanding success globally. Watch this demonstration of some basic Moodle skills to get you started down this road, well up and down. The fun is in the risk, ...

Supporting the delivery of Post Graduate Education to the Defence & Security ...
Presenter : Sam Taylor (United Kingdom)
Presenter : Aurélie Owens (United Kingdom)

You often see case studies from mainstream colleges and universities sharing their experiences of learning technologies, but you rarely see examples from those that support the continued ...
Biy 29 May
18:30
(Australia/Perth)
Confessions of a Moodle Trainer
Presenter : Jim Judges (United Kingdom)

This interactive presentation and discussion will draw on the presenters experience as a Lecturer, Consultant and more recently as a Senior Academic Technologist in Higher Education to share ideas ...

How to sell moodle courses via a payment gateway
Presenter : Guido Hornig (Alemanya)

Use a WordPress membership plugin for moodle courses

moodle offers already PayPal to make people pay for courses. But how to issue an correct invoice? How to offer more payment methods? How to do a ...

Biy 29 May
20:00
(Australia/Perth)
5 blocks to enhance your learner experience
Presenter : Christophe Debarge (Belgium)

Creating content in Moodle is demanding, making your learners to come back can be a real challenge. Moodle offers a series of block which can turn your moodle course more engaging and dynamic in a ...

Enhancements to IBS Moodle: Attendance through MIS Reports
Presenter : Indira Koneru (India)

As a Moodle Font-end Administrator and Trainer, I would like to share how various Moodle enhancements and new applications integration helped us meet our end-users' requirements.

Biy 29 May
21:30
(Australia/Perth)
Big Data, Small Data, Trendy Data
Presenter : Lewis Carr (United Kingdom)

We all use Moodle to achieve different goals yet are we all using Moodle in the same way?

This presentation will look broadly at how several UK Colleges and Universities are using Moodle, it will ...

Engage Online Students with Human Touch
Presenter : John Thompson, PhD (United States of America)

Online instructors first need to be engaged if they want their students engaged. Learn how "human touch"€ serves to get everyone engaged.


Human touch is really all about creating and maintaining ...

Biy 29 May
23:00
(Australia/Perth)
A picture says more than a thousand words...
Presenter : Stephan Rinke (Alemanya)

This presentation is aimed at Moodlers who want to explore using pictures in Moodle for various purposes. Although the web is becoming more and more visual and less text-based, a lot of Moodle ...

Inspired Uses of Choice Moodle Module
Presenter : Paula Clough (United States of America)


In my experience, the choice module is one of the most underused MOODLE modules. Even though it does not have grading, it can become a very useful and easy to set up part a MOODLE course. This ...

Sab 30 May
00:30
(Australia/Perth)
Keynote - Agile teaching
Presenter : Miles Berry (United Kingdom)

Miles's keynote explores some of the parallels between the worlds of software development and education. Focusing particularly on the insights offered by agile development and software ...
Sab 30 May
02:00
(Australia/Perth)
Configurable Reports as a Learning Analytics Tool
Presenter : Elizabeth Dalton (United States of America)

In this presentation, I show how Granite State College uses the Configurable Reports plugin in Moodle with several SQL reports we've developed for a variety of quality control and administrative ...
Moodle as Help Desk
Presenter : Mary M Rydesky (United States of America)

Moodle is effective as a Help Desk for teachers, parents, clients, employees - think of the population you serve. By building answers to most frequently asked questions, you can use Moodle to ...

Sab 30 May
03:30
(Australia/Perth)
Phyisics Remote Labs integration with Moodle Platform
Presenter : Ema Aveleyra (Arhentina)

The integration of remote labs for Physics experiments and Moodle platform is presented in this work still in progress, however some conclusions are presented. One of the premises was to achieve ...

Quiz at the OU: How we use it. How that helps students
Presenter : Tim Hunt (United Kingdom)

The Open University has been using online computer-marked assessment since at least 2006. Online quizzes are now used in 146 courses each year, one quarter of the total. In one sixth of all courses...

Sab 30 May
05:00
(Australia/Perth)
Moodle with a side of ePortfolio
Presenter : Kristina Hoeppner (New Zealand)

Moodle is already a powerful course management system. You can extend its functionality in multiple ways. This presentation explores the possibilities of using Moodle in conjunction with the ...

Theme customisation for beginners
Presenter : Gareth J Barnard (United Kingdom)

I will demonstrate theme customisation for absolute beginners. To get the most from it, participants will need a local Moodle install afterwards to try out the examples, for this I will make ...

Sab 30 May
06:30
(Australia/Perth)
Promoting Active Learning through Moodle Tools
Presenter : Raj Mohan (United States of America)

Promoting Active Learning through Moodle Tools

Activity: Collaboration

Description of the presentation: I will demonstrate options for creating student engagement using Moodle Tools. ...

Semester rollover, ongoing access and enrolment strategies - the challenges ...
Presenter : Tabitha Roder (New Zealand)
Presenter : Miriam Laidlaw (New Zealand)

We would like to open a discussion on how different institutes tackle the challenges around enrolment, access to courses outside of "official dates"€, and managing semester/year/term rollover.

We ...
Sab 30 May
08:00
(Australia/Perth)
Standardisation and Support - Lessons Learned
Presenter : Lindy Klein (Australia)

Lindy Klein (@moodlechick) looks at the evolution of Moodle use at ACN, and how this has impacted the support provided for staff and students. This session shares changes in look and feel of ...
Using Design Thinking to Create Moodle Magic
Presenter : Gina Veliotis (Australia)

Why are you creating a Moodle Course? What are you trying to achieve? Who will it benefit? What problems and challenges are you trying to address?

As educators, we use lots of different approaches ...

Sab 30 May
09:30
(Australia/Perth)
Role Play - exploring Moodle role tailoring
Presenter : Lindy Klein (Australia)

While default settings can help you get up and running with Moodle, sometimes you need something a little more special!

Tailoring roles in Moodle offers Administrators a powerful way to customise ...

The Importance of Student Engagement in an Online Learning Environment uses ...
Presenter : Jonathan Tan (United States of America)

Student engagement in an online learning environment is crucial especially in the rapid growth digital world today. Are the Learning Management Systems (LMS) available today able to indicate a ...

Sab 30 May
11:00
(Australia/Perth)
Keynote - Putting Learners in the Driver's Seat: Outsourcing Control to ...
Presenter : Elton LaClare (Hapon)

This presentation will explore the proposition that learning outcomes improve as the locus of control shifts away from the teacher and toward the learner. The Moodle Learning Management System ...

Sab 30 May
12:30
(Australia/Perth)
Instruction & Assessment with Moodle
Presenter : John Frymire (United Arab Emirates)

This presentation will outline the use of Moodle for instruction and assessment as implemented at a Petroleum Industry technical training institute in their English Foundation section It will ...

Newbie guide for Mobile App customization
Presenter : Sam Suresh (Malaysia)

Simple guide to customize branding of Moodle mobile app, compile and distribute to your students.
Sab 30 May
14:00
(Australia/Perth)
Enhancements to IBS Moodle: Attendance through MIS Reports
Presenter : Indira Koneru (India)

As a Moodle Font-end Administrator and Trainer, I would like to share how various Moodle enhancements and new applications integration helped us meet our end-users' requirements.

Legal aspects for eLearning in Germany
Presenter : Ralf Hilgenstock (Alemanya)

Germany is the country for regulations.

  • Do you know that copyright is defined differently in Germany and US or Switzerland?
  • Do you know what data protection means in Germany?
  • Do you know that some ...
Sab 30 May
15:30
(Australia/Perth)
Blackboard-Moodle Converter-Tool
Presenter : Kathrin Braungardt (Alemanya)

At Ruhr-University Bochum in Germany there are two LMS in use: Blackboard and Moodle, Blackboard for about 15 years, Moodle for about 5 years. Recently we experienced a strong drive towards Moodle ...

Using Moodle quizzes to flip the classroom and enhance independent study
Presenter : Lewis Waitt (United Kingdom)

As the Head of English Development at a multi-campus further education college in England, we have faced continued challenges engaging students in independent study that is standardised to ...

Sab 30 May
17:00
(Australia/Perth)
Lessons learned from implementing institutional Moodle standards and templates
Presenter : Tabitha Roder (New Zealand)
Presenter : Miranda Verswijvelen (New Zealand)

The historically grown diversity of our courses and the use of Moodle as a resource repository needed addressing. We focused on quality content, good web design and user-friendly navigation. We ...

Sab 30 May
18:30
(Australia/Perth)
Big Data, Small Data, Trendy Data
Presenter : Lewis Carr (United Kingdom)

We all use Moodle to achieve different goals yet are we all using Moodle in the same way?

This presentation will look broadly at how several UK Colleges and Universities are using Moodle, it will ...

The Mobius Effect - a Gamified Moodle Course
Presenter : Dorian Love (Timog Aprika)

An overview of a Gamified Moodle Course in Computer Skills which I ran with my grade 9 students. The course used the Badges Module and the conditional features of Moodle to release clues to solve a...
Sab 30 May
20:00
(Australia/Perth)
Flipped classroom with Moodle
Presenter : Mark deBoer (Hapon)

In this presentation I will outline a case study done over the past 4 years. In this case study, I have examined the concept of using Moodle in a flipped classroom environment. At our university, I...
Sab 30 May
21:30
(Australia/Perth)
How to make peer assessment work in Moodle
Presenter : Ravi Murugesan (India)

The Workshop module in Moodle allows a teacher to set up a peer assessment activity, in which students evaluate their colleagues' work. This activity presents tantalizing prospects, but it can be ...

Making Homework Work with Moodle
Presenter : Joshua Bragg (United States of America)

Homework is sometimes viewed as a necessary evil in education. It is necessary because students need additional practice beyond the time during the school day. However, there have been many ...

Sab 30 May
23:00
(Australia/Perth)
The Importance of Student Engagement in an Online Learning Environment uses ...
Presenter : Jonathan Tan (United States of America)

Student engagement in an online learning environment is crucial especially in the rapid growth digital world today. Are the Learning Management Systems (LMS) available today able to indicate a ...

Lin 31 May
00:30
(Australia/Perth)
It's only PHP! A hobbyist developer's guide to customising Moodle
Presenter : Richard Pilbery (United Kingdom)

Moodle is written in PHP, which means that if you have even a rudimentary knowledge of the language, it is possible to customise Moodle.

In this session, we will review the modular design of Moodle ...

Using Moodle quizzes to flip the classroom and enhance independent study
Presenter : Lewis Waitt (United Kingdom)

As the Head of English Development at a multi-campus further education college in England, we have faced continued challenges engaging students in independent study that is standardised to ...

Lin 31 May
02:00
(Australia/Perth)
How to increase sales with an LMS
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Stuart Mealor (New Zealand)
Presenter : Stephan Rinke (Alemanya)
Presenter : Gareth J Barnard (United Kingdom)
Presenter : Teresa Gibbison (New Zealand)
Presenter : Anthony Borrow (United States of America)
Presenter : Ben Wagner (United Kingdom)

In this presentation I will be looking at ways an LMS can be more than an internal tool for a workplace. I will take real examples from projects I've worked on to show how you can use your LMS to ...

Workflow, Course Quality and User Experience
Presenter : Jeremy Hopkins (United Kingdom)

An overview of how Birmingham City University are progressing in terms of automatic provisioning of Moodle courses through web services, extending this into a simple workflow for course setup which...

Lin 31 May
03:30
(Australia/Perth)
Moving Your Paper Exams to Moodle the Fast Way - with Respondus
Presenter : Sam Eneman (United States of America)

If you've been thinking about putting your tests online in Moodle but have been a bit overwhelmed by all the copying and pasting you would have to do, this session is for you.

You'll see how to use ...

Simplify Moodle
Presenter : Ralf Hilgenstock (Alemanya)

Moodle is a powerfull LMS. Yes it is. After years of working I find that there is no scenario you can't realize with Moodle.

The consequence of this situation is atht there are a lot of settings for...

Lin 31 May
05:00
(Australia/Perth)
Sponsor Session - Blindside Networks
Presenter : Fred Dixon (Canada)
Presenter : Charmaine Akiwenzie (Canada)

Sponsor
Lin 31 May
06:30
(Australia/Perth)
Inspired Uses of Choice Moodle Module
Presenter : Paula Clough (United States of America)


In my experience, the choice module is one of the most underused MOODLE modules. Even though it does not have grading, it can become a very useful and easy to set up part a MOODLE course. This ...

Moodle for Homeschool Support
Presenter : Mary M Rydesky (United States of America)

Home schooling has become mainstream in the USA - parents teaching children is especially attractive in parts of Alaska where transportation is challenging, or where educational opportunities fall ...

Lin 31 May
08:00
(Australia/Perth)
I don't want to use Moodle
Presenter : Natalie Denmeade (Australia)

This is a panel discussion so bring a microphone and help explore the reasons why some Teachers are not using Moodle. Feel free to do some formal or informal research amongst your colleagues before...

Make a calculate-able database activity
Presenter : William Lu (New Zealand)

I will show you how to create a calculate-able database activity which will work like a spreadsheet. I will create a ‘Time Tracking’ database from scratch, then add JavaScript and CSS to its ...
Lin 31 May
09:30
(Australia/Perth)
iMoot Participant's Lounge
Presenter : Gareth J Barnard (United Kingdom)
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)
Presenter : Teresa Gibbison (New Zealand)
Presenter : Stephan Rinke (Alemanya)
Presenter : Anthony Borrow (United States of America)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Stuart Mealor (New Zealand)
Presenter : Shane Elliott (Australia)
Presenter : Suzanne Parkinson (Australia)
Presenter : Dom Seneque (Australia)
Presenter : Meg James (Australia)
Presenter : Wendi Kirwan-Elliott (Australia)

The iMoot Participant's Lounge is a place that all attendees including presenters can participate in discussions before, during and after the event. It is a place for sharing ideas, networking with...

Lin 31 May
11:00
(Australia/Perth)
Moodle for Beginners or Tips to Avoid PDFs
Presenter : Meg James (Australia)

It's very easy when starting out with Moodle to simply put up a few PDFs and then maybe a quiz or assignment at the end. So here are a few quick tips and ideas for moving beyond having a long list ...
Lin 31 May
12:30
(Australia/Perth)
Moodle security for non-techies
Presenter : Shane Elliott (Australia)

Moodle security for non-techies


"Is my site secure?" "Can anybody in the world see my course?" "I heard that the server got hacked - I don't even know what that means!" "What should I do?"

Security ...

Lin 31 May
14:00
(Australia/Perth)
Writing Moodle Plugins
Presenter : Justin Hunt ()

There are over 40 plugin types and hundreds of plugins in the Moodle Universe. The majority of those are 3rd party plugins that have been contributed to Moodle. Writing Moodle plugins is fun and ...
Lin 31 May
15:30
(Australia/Perth)
It's only PHP! A hobbyist developer's guide to customising Moodle
Presenter : Richard Pilbery (United Kingdom)

Moodle is written in PHP, which means that if you have even a rudimentary knowledge of the language, it is possible to customise Moodle.

In this session, we will review the modular design of Moodle ...

Simplify Moodle
Presenter : Ralf Hilgenstock (Alemanya)

Moodle is a powerfull LMS. Yes it is. After years of working I find that there is no scenario you can't realize with Moodle.

The consequence of this situation is atht there are a lot of settings for...

Lin 31 May
17:00
(Australia/Perth)
Quiz at the OU: How we use it. How that helps students
Presenter : Tim Hunt (United Kingdom)

The Open University has been using online computer-marked assessment since at least 2006. Online quizzes are now used in 146 courses each year, one quarter of the total. In one sixth of all courses...

Lin 31 May
18:30
(Australia/Perth)
Behind the scenes of the iMoot15 site
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)

A brief talk about the iMoot15 site, structure, and everything iMoot.
Gamification and Open Badges in Moodle
Presenter : Natalie Denmeade (Australia)

Gamification design is achieving outstanding success globally. Watch this demonstration of some basic Moodle skills to get you started down this road, well up and down. The fun is in the risk, ...

Lin 31 May
20:00
(Australia/Perth)
Live demo: How to fix a bug in Moodle
Presenter : Tim Hunt (United Kingdom)

Are you a developer who has not yet submitted a code to Moodle core, but wants to know how?

Are you a Moodle user who wonders what it is that these strange creatures called "developers" do?

Are you a...

Moodle for the Lone Ranger
Presenter : Andy Chaplin (Alemanya)

Moodle is a great benefit to organisations, but often it needs a single teacher to start out providing such a course and leading by example.  This presentation will look at how a single teacher ...

Lin 31 May
21:30
(Australia/Perth)
Keynote - Community Software
Presenter : Salim Badakhchani (Sweden)

An introduction to the Community Software movement and why community will be the focus as software becomes a service.
Lin 31 May
23:00
(Australia/Perth)
How to sell moodle courses via a payment gateway
Presenter : Guido Hornig (Alemanya)

Use a WordPress membership plugin for moodle courses

moodle offers already PayPal to make people pay for courses. But how to issue an correct invoice? How to offer more payment methods? How to do a ...

The Mobius Effect - a Gamified Moodle Course
Presenter : Dorian Love (Timog Aprika)

An overview of a Gamified Moodle Course in Computer Skills which I ran with my grade 9 students. The course used the Badges Module and the conditional features of Moodle to release clues to solve a...
Lun 1 Hun
00:30
(Australia/Perth)
Power to the Learner
Presenter : Sigi Jakob-Kühn (Alemanya)

How to change Learning with an ePortfolio

Adding an 'e' to learning or changing from analog to digital does not necessarily mean better instruction or learning. To make learning successful and a ...

Templates in Moodle 2.9
Presenter : Jetha Chan (Australia)

The new template system in Moodle 2.9 offers new opportunities for developers and themers alike to create and theme Moodle components in a much cleaner fashion than before. An introduction of the ...
Lun 1 Hun
02:00
(Australia/Perth)
Moodle & Personality Types
Presenter : Alireza Meshkin Mehr (Iran (Islamic Republic of))

 Yes, indeed ... Everyone Matters ... That's what I believe and would like to talk about . People are different and so are their learning preferences . Accordingly , they require different kinds ...

Sponsor Session - actXcellence: PowerPoint & iSpring Autoren-Tool z.B. für ...
Presenter : Guido Hornig (Alemanya)

A demonstration of a well known authoring tool: PowerPoint | Ein alt bekanntes Autorenwerkzeug - PowerPoint - für moodle neu genutzt!

(Link to first English session...) WE WILL CHOOSE LANGUAGE AT ...
Lun 1 Hun
03:30
(Australia/Perth)
Live demo: How to fix a bug in Moodle
Presenter : Tim Hunt (United Kingdom)

Are you a developer who has not yet submitted a code to Moodle core, but wants to know how?

Are you a Moodle user who wonders what it is that these strange creatures called "developers" do?

Are you a...

SmartLesson Plugin: expanding the Lesson resource's potential in the Moodle
Presenter : Carlos Adriano Cardoso (Brasil)

The objective of this report is to present the Moodle plugin "SmartLesson".

The SmartLesson plugin is a Lesson feature adaptation that enables the "jump" of a SmartLesson for all the other ...

Lun 1 Hun
05:00
(Australia/Perth)
Effective online facilitation
Presenter : Richard Jones (New Zealand)

The presentation will cover some of the key issues in Online course facilitation with emphasis on Gilly Salmon's 5 step model. How to motivate and engage learners: what to be doing at each stage of...

Workflow, Course Quality and User Experience
Presenter : Jeremy Hopkins (United Kingdom)

An overview of how Birmingham City University are progressing in terms of automatic provisioning of Moodle courses through web services, extending this into a simple workflow for course setup which...

Lun 1 Hun
06:30
(Australia/Perth)
Make a calculate-able database activity
Presenter : William Lu (New Zealand)

I will show you how to create a calculate-able database activity which will work like a spreadsheet. I will create a ‘Time Tracking’ database from scratch, then add JavaScript and CSS to its ...
Moodle security for non-techies
Presenter : Shane Elliott (Australia)

Moodle security for non-techies


"Is my site secure?" "Can anybody in the world see my course?" "I heard that the server got hacked - I don't even know what that means!" "What should I do?"

Security ...

Lun 1 Hun
08:00
(Australia/Perth)
So long and thanks for all the tweets.
Presenter : Vinny Stocker (Malaysia)
Presenter : Shane Elliott (Australia)

Bid farewell to the iMoot for this year......... The stats and the thanks.
custom code by Shane Elliott, Pukunui Australia