I of course said ‘What is a futures observatory
do?’ and I’m about to find out but the broad description is that it’s open of course to
all new technolgies, applying them to the way we teach and learn to unkleash the imgaintions
and the genius of those who use the obvservatory. Makes perfect sense. Welcome to the official opening of the University
of Western Australia’s Futures Observatory. For over 100 years, the University of Western
Australia has been committed to innovative education, producing outstanding graduates.
Our students agree that technology enhances their university experience. Technology provides
an engaging, anywhere, anytime experience which complements our vibrant campus. The Futures Observatory takes us even further.
Through collaboration with our technology and industry partners, we can showcase the
latest technology and insightful industry experience. Our partners are enabling academics
to explore emerging technologies to further engage with their students and create the
future for learning and teaching. This collaboration will increase student satisfaction and enhance
their university experience. Come inside and explore the emerging technologies
and innovations that will influence our students’ futures