Mobile Apps for in-class interaction: Applications of Clicker Apps in Swiss Higher Education

SIG Mobile Learning and CIEL


Classroom mobile response apps are good alternatives to seek student engagement. Over the past 5 years the Swiss Higher Education institutions have developed several solutions. This event will be dedicated to present several of these solutions through didactic activities and return of experience.

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13h - 13h30        

Participants arrival

13h30 - 13h40

Welcome + introduction - Christian Glahn (HTW Chur) and Patrick Roth (University of Geneva)

Tools presentations part I

13h40 - 14h

ETH EduApp, Thomas Korner, ETHZ 

14h - 14h20 (adobe connect), Dominik Hofer, University of Basel

14h20 - 14h40

Moodle eVoting activity, Anne-Dominique Salamin, HES-SO

Coffee break

Tools presentations part II

15h - 15h20 a webbased tool to enhance interaction efficiently, Johanna Braun und Roland Schläfli, University of Zurich

15h20 - 15h40

Votamatic, Steve Bennoun, University of Geneva

15h40 - 16h

ILIAS Live Voting System Martin Studer, University of Bern and PHZH


16h - 16h50

Advice, best practice, limit of mobile response apps 

16h50 - 17h

Summary & Conclusion