What MOOCs mean for universities: revolution or evolution?



1 August 2013


The Gallery, Park Hyatt Sydney

This public forum, which was the only public event with Coursera co-founder Daphne Koller during her visit to Australia, featured a moderated conversation with business and academic leaders on the future of technology enabled higher education. Issues addressed included:

  • the pedagogical benefits of technology enabled higher education
  • the future of MOOCs
  • new business models for universities
  • implications for Australian and NSW higher education


  • Daphne Koller
    Chief Computing Officer, Calico Labs

    Daphne Koller was a visitor at the US Studies Centre in 2014. In 2012, Koller co-founded Coursera and is currently co-Chair of the Coursera Board. Before founding Coursera, Koller was the Rajeev Motwani Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University.