Six renowned experts from European universities will gather at the Faculty of Organization and Informatics, University of Zagreb (FOI), in March 2023, to participate in a focus group, work meeting and workshop of the HELA project, with the purpose of developing a maturity framework for implementing learning analytics (LA) in higher education institutions (HEIs).

The event will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, 01-02 March 2023. The experts who will participate in the focus group and workshop, come from Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven and University Computing Centre, University of Zagreb. They will be joined by the HELA research team from FOI.

Through the work meeting, participants will have a chance to learn more about the results that have been accomplished so far and plan activities for the rest of the second project period, which ends in August 2023.

Project IP-2020-02-5071 „HELA – Improving HEI maturity to implement learning analytics“ is funded by the Croatian Science Foundation, with a budget of € 103.023,00. Project leader is Prof. Nina Begičević Ređep, Ph.D. and the project co-leader is Prof. Diana Šimić, Ph.D. The project duration is 4 years (01/03/2021 – 28/02/2025). The purpose of this project is to contribute to a better understanding and optimization of the teaching and learning processes supported by LA through improving HEI maturity to implement LA.