ACSW

DAYS 2022

Register here for one (or more) of the free, teacher-focused Academic Software Demo Days between 26 April and 11 May 2022.

The Demo Days are a perfect opportunity for you to take some time out to grow your knowledge and learn about apps, learning platforms, and software you can use in the classroom, directly from the makers.

You can choose one or as many sessions as you want.
Register for free, and you’ll receive an email with joining details. After the event, you can also access video recordings of the demo sessions, so you can go back and replay anything you’d like to see again.

We look forward to seeing you at the Academic Software Demo Days!
#WatchMeGrow 🌱

These sessions are in English

Registrations for these webinars are closed.


Click on a session name for more information

  • 09:00 - 10:00

    Snagit

    Damien Bruyndonckx

    eLearning Expert

    TechSmith

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    About the session:

    Techsmith Snagit is a simple yet powerful screen capture software that goes far beyond screen capture, making it the perfect companion for teachers, trainers, and instructors. You can use it to turn presentations into videos, create short instructional videos, capture and prepare images for use in your course materials, generate animated GIF files, combine your captures into documents and guides that can be easily shared, and much more. Join us in this session to get started with TechSmith Snagit and learn

    • various techniques for efficiently capturing your screen
    • how to enhance your screenshots with annotations, shapes and effects
    • how to produce short video clips with Snagit
    • how to combine your screenshots into effective how-to guides

    By the end of this session, you will be able to use TechSmith Snagit to produce amazing training materials in no time.

    About the speaker:

    Damien Bruyndonckx is an eLearning expert and the founder & CEO of One2Learn, a Belgian based eLearning company that provides various types of eLearning content creation and training services with the leading eLearning authoring tools. Damien holds a primary school teacher's degree and has more than 15 years of experience in the eLearning industry. He is the author of numerous books on eLearning authoring tools, including 'Camtasia 2020 - Réalisez vos tutoriels et vidéos d’entreprise', the first ever book in French on TechSmith Camtasia published by ENI Editions, as well as the 'Mastering Adobe Captivate' series published in English by Packt Publishing. Damien is a recommended TechSmith trainer for Snagit and Camtasia

  • 10:00 - 11:00

    Maple Learn

    Nadia Sid

    Product Management Specialist

    Maplesoft

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    About the session:

    Ideal for any course involving math, the Maple Learn platform allows you to create course documents, demonstrate, illustrate, and also generate exercises. Maple Learn puts all the writing, visualisation, solving, and interactive tools needed for mathematics at your fingertips.

    Teachers and students use it as if they were at a whiteboard or notebook, while having the power of a dedicated tool to manipulate mathematical objects, plot, calculate, check their solution steps, and also share their documents.

    Join this webinar to discover Maple Learn for yourself. You will learn how to:

    • create interactive documents to illustrate mathematical concepts such as integrals, differentials and vectors
    • create content for your students ranging from simple explorations of graphs and problems to solve, to complete lessons that require maths skills
    • create exercises for students
    • share documents with your students and comment on the documents they share with you

    About the speaker:

    A chemical engineer by education, with a background in the aerospace and energy sectors, Nadia has spent most of her career helping people meet their project goals and make the most of the tools they’re using. Working with Maplesoft customers ranging from students and teachers, to researchers and engineers, Nadia’s days are always varied and never dull!

  • 11:00 - 12:00

    MAXQDA

    Alex Köpke

    Junior Manager of Content and Support

    VERBI Software

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    About the session:

    In this webinar we will take a closer look at how to start your MAXQDA project; how to import data into MAXQDA, how to display and work through the different files in a project and how to start developing analytical categories (codes) from that material. The general workflow of the main four window interface in MAXQDA will be the starting point from which on data management, code creation and different analysis options in MAXQDA will be discussed. The webinar is suitable for MAXQDA beginners. 

    About the speaker:

    Alexander Köpke is Junior Manager of Content and Support at VERBI Software, where he creates resources such as video tutorials, gives webinars and workshops and is part of the functional support team. 

  • 12:00 - 13:00

    Break

  • 13:00 - 14:00

    MathType

    Tugce Sevgi Ertekin

    Channel Manager

    Wiris

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    About the session:

    • Typing maths and inorganic chemistry formulas in different platforms by using MathType and ChemType
    • Tips to enrich your digital STEM assessment and create any content by using different question types such as open questions, graphical questions and statistical questions
    • Using random variables in WirisQuizzes to prevent cheating on online exams
    • Time optimization techniques by using instant auto-grading and feedback in WirisQuizzes
  • 14:00 - 16:00

    Avid

    Orla O'Rourke

    Audio Application Specialist

    Avid

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    About the session:

    • How the software is used by professionals all over the world
    • How the software interacts with hardware (Pro Tools with I/O and Controllers; Media Composer with video I/O and Nexis Shared Storage)
    • How the software looks like in general (live demo)
    • The license model, costs for teachers/students (single seat) and schools (multi-seat)
    • Benefits of specific license types for schools
  • 16:00 - 17:00

    JMP

    Paolo Chiappa

    Global Academic Program Manager

    JMP

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    About the session:

    Have you ever heard your students complaining because they cannot see why to learn and how to apply fundamental statistical concepts? Or have you ever had to teach modules on data analysis or process improvement and spent a significant amount of time teaching the software rather than the relevant concepts?
     
    We offer an opportunity to enhance your teaching, to make your students more engaged and to join a collaborative and growing network of academia and industry. At the end of the presentation, you may request your starting package which includes a free license for you and your students for evaluation purposes, a free book on data analysis and a guided tour through our teaching resources.

    About the speaker:

    Paolo Chiappa is Global Academic Program Manager for JMP in Europe, enabling students, teachers, and researchers to learn, teach, and leverage problem-solving and data-driven decision-making techniques through the use of JMP software. He has a solid background in innovative information technology, and has been working with JMP for nearly 10 years, with almost 7 of them spent weaving relationships and collaborations with top universities in EMEA.

We look forward to seeing you at the Academic Software Demo Days!

#WatchMeGrow

Academic Software is the all-in-one solution for teachers and students to access high-end and up-to-date software and digital assets needed in their educational trajectory through their school account, enriching the teaching and learning experience and increasing the quality of education.