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Technical Congress & Workgroup Meetings [clear filter]
Tuesday, May 16

9:00am MDT

Assessment / Accessibility Special Session
09:00 am - 10:00 am    
IMS Executive Board on Assessment - monthly meeting and status update.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm    
Assistive Technology Roadmap - An opportunity to gather leadership from assessment accessibility and assistive technology vendors and interested end users to discuss and develop a roadmap for collaboration that can advance the state of assessment accessibility and assistive technology support. The challenges are many, but the opportunity to develop solutions will result in better user experience, enhanced capabilities in both content and assistive technologies.

12:00 pm - 13:00 pm    

13:00 pm - 15:00 pm    
Computer Adaptive Testing - This IMS Task Force will review the progress of the development of the best practices and API documentation defining a standard way of implementing an adaptive testing solution.

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Mark McKell

Product Manager, IMS Global Learning Consortium

Tuesday May 16, 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm MDT

1:00pm MDT

Thursday, May 18

2:00pm MDT

IMS Annual Meeting and Technical Congress
The IMS Technical Congress will kick off the IMS Quarterly Member Meeting. Join fellow IMS members to learn the latest progress of technical activity aligned with each of the IMS key initiatives, including an overview of what lies ahead for the IMS roadmap. Come share your feedback and ideas to advance the work of the IMS community.

2:00 - 2:30 pm: Member Annual Meeting (Pursuant to IMS Global By-laws)

2:30 - 5:00 pm: IMS Technical Congress

Latest Specification Updates 

  • Caliper   
  • Competencies and Academic Standards Exchange  
  • Data Use Label
  • Extended Transcript
  • Open Badges
  • LTI 2.1
  • Gradebook Services 2.0
  • OneRoster 1.1/1.2
  • Access for All/QTI v3.0
  • OpenVideo 1.0

Conformance Processes

  • Recertify Requirements
  • Conformance Directory
  • Validators


Program and Product Management

  • Product Steering Committee Updates
- LTI  
- OneRoster  
- Caliper 
  • Program Management Practices

Technical Process Management

  • Expanded Use of GitHub
  • Code libraries
  • Specification authoring processes, outputs and OpenAPI
  • Agile workgroup management using GitHub projects
  • Identity Management and Source ID's

Open Mic 

Thursday May 18, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm MDT
Grand Ballroom
Friday, May 19

9:00am MDT

Caliper Workgroup
9:00 - 10:00 Introductions and Overview
10:00 - 12:00 Discussion of Caliper v1.1
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 Conformance Discussion
2:00 - 5:00 Open Issues 

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT
Grand Ballroom

9:00am MDT

CBE & Extended Transcript Workgroup
9:00 am - 10:15 am
eT conformance testing
Effective Practices documentation
Go to market, promotion of standard

10:15 - Break

10:30 am - Noon
Joint meeting with Open Badges workgroup

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Deborah Everhart

VP, Design & Innovation, Learning Objects, A Cengage Learning Company
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Jeff Grann

Credential Solutions Lead, Credential Engine

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT
Tower Court B

9:00am MDT

Competencies and Academic Standards Exchange Taskforce
19 May CASE Connect-a-Thon Agenda
9am - 12 pm MT

9:00 - 9:05 Welcome and Introductions
9:05 - 10:00 Demonstrations of CASE Connections
10:00 - 10:45 Discussion
  • Discuss any problems that occurred in the process of these connections, implications, next steps
  • Discussion of discoverable end-points? How will that happen?
  • Create a proposal for how a CC, TCC, certificate, eT, etc will reference a framework.
  • Establishing trust and stable identifiers (for example from Common Core)
10:45 - 11:00 Wrap-up and next steps

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Jill Hobson

K-12 Program Manager, IMS Global Learning Consortium

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT
Tower Court C

9:00am MDT

LTI Services Taskforce
Welcome and introductions 
LTI 2.1 implementation issues (including new security model) 
Content-Item Update message  
Notifications service  

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT

9:00am MDT

Open Badges Workgroup
9:00 am -  10:15 am
Implementation updates
Recommended Practices documentation
Certification requirements
Conformance testing

10:15 am - Break

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Joint meeting with CBE & Extended Transcript Workgroup

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Jeff Bohrer

Technical Program Manager, IMS Global Learning Consortium
Jeff supports a number of IMS projects and programs related to digital credentials and Open Badges. Jeff's career has focused on supporting the mission of educational institutions through IT administration, support, and training. Prior to joining IMS, Jeff was an IT manager at the... Read More →

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT
Tower Court D

9:00am MDT

QTI Workgroup Meeting
AM Agenda:

09:00 am - 09:30 am     Introductions, Review Agenda, EBA Status Update
09:30 am - 10:30 am     Review Spec Document Progress and Issues
10:30 am - 10:45 am     Break
10:45 am - 12:00 pm     Interoperability Demonstration

Friday May 19, 2017 9:00am - 12:00pm MDT

1:00pm MDT

1:00pm MDT

LTI Services Taskforce
Continuation of agenda from morning session.

Friday May 19, 2017 1:00pm - 5:00pm MDT

1:00pm MDT

QTI Workgroup Meeting
Afternoon Agenda

13:00 pm - 15:00 pm     Accessibility, Metrics
15:00 pm - 15:30 pm     Break
15:30 pm - 17:00 pm     Conformance Certification, Computer Adaptive Testing

Friday May 19, 2017 1:00pm - 5:00pm MDT