Cristobal Romani

Personal Information

First name: 
Cristobal
Last name: 
Cobo Romani
Brief Bio: 

Director of the Center for Research – Ceibal Foundation in Uruguay, and also an associate researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, where he coordinates research on innovation, open knowledge initiatives and future of learning research projects. Currently he works on Internet Science and OportUnidad project (founded by European Commission). Cristobal has been distinguished by the British Council of Economic and Social Research (ESRC) and visiting Fellow at the Centre on Skills, Knowledge and Organisational Performance, University of Oxford. He was Professor and director of Communication and New Technologies at the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences, Mexico. He has served as external Evaluator for National Science Foundation and MIT Press (US), International Labour Organization (UN), and the International Development Research Centre (Canada). Invited Expert for RAND EU in future trends on technology and education commissioned by the Bureau of European Policy Advisors (BEPA). Dr Cobo currently serves on the board of the Global Open Educational Resource (OER) Graduate Network. More information: wikipedia.org

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Twitter Handle: 
cristobalcobo

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EdTech Winter School: Emerging trends and new horizons in the study of education and technology

Education and Technology Winter School in South America - Apply for Scholarships

July 2 2017 to July 6 2017
Event
3rd to 7th July 2017 DEADLINE 19th May 2017 -Apply for a scholarship- Download more information about the EdTech Winter School 2017 Ceibal Foundation is organizing the 1st EdTech Winter School to take place in Uruguay, called “Emerging trends and new horizons in the study of education and...
Uruguay
1st International Workshop “New Metrics for Evaluation: Towards innovation in learning”

1st International Workshop “New Metrics for Evaluation: Towards innovation in learning”

April 15 2016
15th of April 2016 Montevideo, Uruguay [Ver la versión en español]. The Center for Research Ceibal Foundation in collaboration with the Instituto de Educación y Evaluación Educativa -INEEd-, the Center ICT4V and the Inter-American Development Bank - Education Division are pleased to invite you to...
Uruguay
Launching the 1:1 Research Fund -  "Digital Inclusion: Education with New Horizons"

Launching the 1:1 Research Fund - "Digital Inclusion: Education with New Horizons"

Grants and Funding
The A gencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación de Uruguay (National Agency for Research and Innovation in Uruguay), the Centro de Estudios Fundación Ceibal ( Center for Research-Ceibal Foundation ), the Ministry of Education and Culture, ANEP (National Administration of Public Education) and...
Av. Italia 6201
Montevideo
Uruguay

#Unplugging > Beyond Hyper-Connected Societies

April 24 2014 to June 20 2014
Event
Date : 20 Jun 2014 Location: The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (Humanities Division, University of Oxford). Registration : Eventbrite Convernos: Dr Igor Calzada : Future of Cities/COMPAS @icalzada Dr Cristobal Cobo : OII @cristobalcobo University of Oxford http://www.unplugging.eu http...
Woodstock Road, OX2 6GG,.
Oxford
UK
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