Griffith IT 2020 Strategy Competition Winner


The IT 2020 Strategy Google Nexus Competition was a great success with many of you writing in to tell us how you think IT will shape higher education in the future – and we thank you for your informative, creative and altogether awesome answers!

After careful consideration, the IT 2020 Strategy Panel has chosen 1 winner and 4 runners up.

 

 

 

 

And the winner is…

  • Christopher Underwood!

Christopher receiving his prize

Christopher accepting his prize from Jennie Hardware, Project Officer, Information Services.

Congratulations Christopher! You have picked yourself up at fantastic 16GB Google Nexus 7.

 

 

 

 

The runners up are:
Hayden Moulds
Jessica Korte
Lochlan Morrissey
Carlos Ramos Garcia

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to the runners up! You will all be receiving a $25 Coles/Myer gift voucher.

The panel assessed each entry on a number of factors; namely thoughtfulness about the educational experience, creativity, and imagination/innovation.

The common ideas coming out of your answers were:

  • Virtual real time classrooms, allowing full participation from any location
  • A fully integrated learning environment
  • All resources online
  • All resources available from mobile devices
  • Enhanced communication with lecturers using technology and face-to-face consultations
  • Excitement, inspiration, and engagement as part of the educational experience

You can read some of the answers to the competition by visiting the IT 2020 Strategy webpage.