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Have you participated in Analytics Labs or one if its previous incarnations? Like to stay in touch? Join our new Alumni group

We have been running Analytics Labs (previously known as Heidi Labs) since late 2015 and since that time we have had 290 participants join us from 109 UK Higher Education Providers (including 11 Alternative HE Providers). Previous participants have contributed so much to the development of Analytics Labs and future development of community dashboards. We … Read more

Update: additional themes and dates available for Analytics Labs – interested? Apply now!

We have an update on our latest call for applications for Analytics Labs. We are delighted to announce that we have new themes available to applicants: Wellbeing Lab – we are seeing increasing interest in student wellbeing within the sector (various sources including BBC, Universities UK and WonkHE). Outputs might include benchmarking, resource planning and … Read more

Analytics Labs Update Summer 2018

It’s been a busy time on the Analytics Labs front. Here’s what’s been happening recently. Our second cohort of 2017/18 ran from February until May and we had 5 teams (43 participants from 38 higher education providers) working away on some interesting themes that provided some excellent proof of concepts to demonstrate to sector peers … Read more

Latest Analytics Labs cohort complete

The first Analytics Labs teams of 2017/18 have just completed their 12 weeks of agile dashboard development. Participants (35 from 27 HE organisations) presented their work at a showcase event in Manchester on 7 February. Using the unique supported approach and secure data processing environment, teams have been developing their data and analytics skills, and … Read more