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InPlace and Queensland University of Technology team up to promote student work placement software on the world stage
In August, InPlace supported its client Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in its presentation of a workshop for delegates at the WACE 19th World Conference on Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education, held in Japan. Attendees came from as far afield as the USA, Canada, UK, China, South Africa and Thailand. The hour-long interactive presentation was given by Judith Smith, Associate Director, Academic – Real World Learning at QUT, with input provided by representatives from InPlace. Ms. Smith facilitated a workshop focused on the future of work and 21st century capabilities, QUT’s highly successful institutional strategy and approach to strengthening work
ASET do great things for UK Work Integrated Learning and InPlace is a proud sponsor of their Annual Conference. This year one presentation not to be missed is by Rachel Heyes from Nottingham Trent University (an InPlace partner) who have deployed InPlace enterprise wide. Here is the abstract: Support effective stakeholder collaboration to deliver successful placement experiences using a single placement management software solution – is it worth it?/the highs and lows? – Rachel Heyes, University Placement Manager, Employability and Enterprise, Nottingham Trent University “To share in one university’s journey and highlight the challenges and benefits of supporting collaboration of all placement
The 6th Australian User Group was hosted by RMIT at their Melbourne campus July 16 ‐ 17, 2015 and featured representatives from InPlace’s 17 Australian based clients which comprised over 100 attendees. The annual User Conference (previously bi annual) is the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere and brings together work integrated learning professionals from all study disciplines across Australia. The event promotes best practice in work integrated learning placements through best use of the InPlace product to help higher education institutes achieve their work integrated learning goals. The sessions are curated for collaborative insights and feedback
Quantum IT is pleased to release the latest, highly-anticipated version of InPlace. New Features and notable additions include: InPlace Calendar The new InPlace Calendar allows you to manage various events such as Placements, Engagements, and Opportunities in Day, Week, Month and List views. The Calendar displays summary information on hover either grouped or ungrouped, and powerful filtering. Using the sync feature, students can log on to InPlace and export their placements from the Calendar to their mobile devices. Placements History Ruleset The pre-loaded Allocation Rules have been expanded and there are six new Placement History Rule Bases in the