Danish Minister of Science Visits

Today the Danish Minister for Science, Helge Sander, visited the OU with a team of MP’s from the permanent Research Affairs Committee and an advisory team from the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation. The delegation were here to share the UKs experience of online and distance learning. Their visit to KMi was hosted by Dr Peter Scott who spoke about the relationship between knowledge and media.

Other presentations picked up on our eLearning experience with corporate clients (Marion Baldwin); our overall strategy (Peter Wilson), standards and interoperability (Paul Lefrere) and the electronic library (Anne Ramsden).

The Danish Delegation included the minister, Helge Sander, plus MP Hanne Severinsen, MP Gitte Lillelund Bech, MP Jette Jespersen, MP Carina Christensen, MP Anne Grete Holmsgaard, MP Anders Moller, MP Freddie H. Madsen MP Jan Trojborg, Eva Esmarch, Leo Bjornskov, Jette Sogren Nielsen, Thorkild Meedom and Knud Larsen.