GILBERT, Ariz. (PRWEB) May 29, 2020
Unicon, Inc., a leading EdTech consulting and digital services company specializing in open source applications that support and enhance teaching and learning, will be leading and participating in a total of 7 virtual conference sessions at the upcoming Open Apereo 2020 Online conference June 15 - 19, 2020. Chris Beach, open-source software developer from Unicon, will present on Apereo Foundation projects for online campuses with topics including EdTech challenges, Creative Commons, portals, content management, and customization across the uPortal, openEQUELLA, and Fiosan solutions.
Open Apereo is the premier conference for open-source software in education. It is offered by the Apereo Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to developing and sustaining innovative open-source software solutions for education. Unicon has a notable involvement in Apereo open-source projects and shares its latest progress at the Open Apereo conference to help the community keep abreast of project developments and aid in project collaboration.
About Open Apereo
The Open Apereo conference provides participants with the opportunity to share their institutional experiences, learn from their colleagues, and develop an understanding of other areas of the academic enterprise they may not be familiar with. The conference is held every year with the intent to help attendees network, grow, share, and learn from each other. Apereo is still accepting registrations for this conference.
The Apereo Foundation exists to help educational institutions collaborate to develop, use, and sustain open-source software for learning, teaching, and research. It is a membership organization, with members on four continents. Membership ranges from community colleges to major research-intensive institutions. Apereo currently supports nineteen software solutions, which are listed at http://www.apereo.org. The Apereo Foundation is a non-profit corporation registered in New Jersey.
Unicon is a leading provider of education technology consulting and digital services. Institutions and corporations leverage Unicon’s domain expertise in online program content development and enablement as well as technology disciplines including identity and access management (IAM), learning analytics/student success, standards-based integration, portals, content lifecycle, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Unicon’s depth of experience in designing, building, integrating, operating, and supporting learning content, assessment, and institutional systems ensures that the right skills and technologies are applied to every engagement. Unicon is a Contributing Member of IMS Global Learning Consortium, a Commercial Affiliate of the Apereo Foundation, a Trust and Identity Solution Provider in the Internet2 Industry Program, an Industry Member of Internet2, an InCommon Participant, an Instructure Certified Partner, an Okta Premier Solution Provider, and a GSA Industry Partner and Schedule 70 Contract Holder. Unicon is also an AWS Partner Network (APN) Advanced Consulting Partner, has achieved the AWS Education Competency, and is a member of the AWS Public Sector Partner Program. For more information, visit: https://www.unicon.net
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