Trends | 2013 NMC Horizon Report (Higher Ed)

2013 Horizon HEA collaborative effort between the New Media Consortium (NMC) and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), an EDUCAUSE Program, the NMC Horizon Report > 2013 Higher Education Edition is in its tenth edition. Describing annual findings from the NMC Horizon Project, a decade-long research project designed to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have an impact on learning, teaching, and creative inquiry in higher education – the report details six emerging technologies across three adoption horizons over the next one to five years – as well as key trends and challenges expected to continue over the same period, offering campus leaders and practitioners a valuable guide for strategic technology planning. The 2013 Horizon Project Higher Education Advisory Board initially voted on the top 12 emerging technologies — the result of which is documented in this interim report: the NMC Horizon Project Short List > 2013 Higher Education Edition (available on the link below). This Short List then helped the advisory board narrow down the 12 technologies to six for the full publication. Those results are available in the official Preview. View the work that produced these findings at

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