November 2020 QM Agenda (Day 4)

IMS Quarterly Member Meeting

Thursday, 19 November 2020


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All times listed are in Eastern Standard Time

9:00–9:30 AM

K-12 District Track

K-12 Coffee Talk: Ensuring Academic Integrity and Testing Credibility in an Online Environment

  • Mark McKell, Product Manager, IMS Global

Learn how to achieve fully-automated verification, uninterrupted exams, and secure credibility with LTI Proctoring Services.

Higher Education Track

HED Coffee Talk: Beyond Core Teaching and Learning

Edtech interoperability means more than just learning management systems and tools. Student information systems, advising and tutoring, recruitment, and admissions are critical parts of the digital ecosystem on campus. Let’s talk about your experiences incorporating these technologies and new paths forward.


9:00–9:30 AM

Technical Track

Reference Implementation: OneRoster

  • Joshua McGhee, Technical Program Manager, IMS Global
  • James Rissler, Software Standards Architect, IMS Global
  • Colin Smythe, Chief Architect, IMS Global

IMS technical staff demonstrate tools available to assist with the certification process.


10:00 AM-Noon

Technical Track

Office Hours: OneRoster and Assessment Results Profile

  • Dereck Haskins, Senior Software Engineer, IMS Global
  • Miles Lyon, Software Engineer, IMS Global
  • Joshua McGhee, Technical Program Manager, IMS Global
  • Colin Smythe, Chief Architect, IMS Global

IMS technical staff are available to help you get your product certification across the finish line. This set of office hours focus on certification for OneRoster 1.2 and 1.1 (for both CSV and REST API) and the use of the new OneRoster Reference Implementation.

Join the open office hours or schedule an appointment in advance. To pre-book your 30-minute timeslot, register using the link below and email Joshua McGhee at


11:00 AM–11:45 AM

K-12 District Track

Reality Check: Are Your Integrations Really Plug-and-Play?

  • Lisa Mattson, Chief Operating Officer, IMS Global
  • Ian Weddell, Program Manager, IMS Global

Introducing IMS Compatibility Check, the new way IMS members are verifying that their integrations using IMS standards work—the first time and every time. IMS OneRoster and Common Cartridge are the first standards included in the Compatibility Check to guarantee the interoperability of your data. Find out more about this new service and how you can take advantage of its benefits.


11:30 AM–1:00 PM

Supplier Track

CLR Interoperability Showcase

CLR interoperability is real, and a connected ecosystem of tools is emerging quickly. See it live and in action! Get updates on support from early adopters like AEFIS, ELocker, Greenlight Credentials LLC, Public Consulting Group, and more.


1:00–3:00 PM

Higher Education Track

HED Board Meeting (Closed Meeting)

This is a closed meeting for Contributing Members on the HED Institutional Leadership Board, which is sponsored by:

AEFIS logo

3:30–4:30 PM

K-12 District Track

Statewide Track

K-12 and Statewide Happy Hour

K-12 district and state members gather for informal networking.

Higher Education Track

HED Happy Hour

Miss those hallway conversations with your peers at conferences? Grab a beverage of your choice, and come and chat! No agenda, just a chance to socialize and catch up.



Visit with Sponsors

Get resources from Learning Impact 2020 sponsors and IMS Contributing Members to help you scale up your plug-and-play digital ecosystem. See the Virtual Sponsor Swag.