About is an open and free global encyclopedia for higher education. It

  • provides access to educational programs and courses around the world,
  • connects people sharing an interest in competences and educational topics, and
  • facilitates sharing and reuse of educational resources.

Support has been developed with the financial support of the University of Liechtenstein. A community effort, each contributor is an important partner in making the movement happen:

Benefits for Institutions

  • Promote your programs,
  • Find educators and talents,
  • Benchmark programs and courses, and
  • Support curriculum design and update.

Benefits for Educators

  • Share and reuse resources from the community,
  • Provide your own resources and experience to the community,
  • Promote your personal profile and support your career, and
  • Engage with the global education community.

Benefits for Students

  • Find institutions and programs,
  • Learn about experiences of fellow students,
  • Have a voice and rate programs, courses, and resources, and
  • Access educational resources from global experts.

Benefits for Researchers

  • Have your papers used in classrooms worldwide,
  • Connect with students and find talents,
  • Connect with fellow reseachers,
  • Engage in research seminars, and
  • Find resources for skill enhancement.

Benefits for Industry

  • Find trainers for professional education,
  • Find experts for advisory and consulting,
  • Connect with universities and find graduates, and
  • Promote your company among young talents.

History has been started in 2015 by Jan vom Brocke in the field of Information Systems. It is fast growing in areas of computer education and management, and it is open to contributions from various disciplines.

People is a community effort. It is driven and realized by the academic community itself. A team of passionate people is behind it facilitating the platform in cooperation with professional web development experts.


Software Development
Dr. Stefan Fleischer

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Data Science
Johannes Schneider

Any ideas on data analytics and making even smarter?


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Jan is the Hilti Endowed Chair of Business Process Management and Director of the Institute of Information Systems at the University of Liechtenstein.

His research has appeared amongst others in Management Information Systems Quarterly (MISQ)Journal of Management Information Systems (JMIS), the EuropeanJournal of Information Systems (EJIS), Information Systems Journal (ISJ), Journal of Information Technology (JIT) and Communications of the ACM (CACM) as well as in practitioners’ outlets such as MIT Sloan Management Review (MIT SRM) and Management Information Systems Ececutive (MISQe).

Jan has teaching experience from 24 universities in 13 countries, including many of the Financial Times Top 50 Business Schools such as the University of St.Gallenin Switzerland, the Vlerick Business School in Belgium, the University of Warwick in the UK, and the Smurfit School of Business in Ireland. He is also an active supporter of the AAU IS PhD program at the University of Addis Ababa (Ethiopia).He served as AIS Vice President Education 2014-2017 and he has been awarded the AIS Award for Innovation in Teaching 2013 as well as the AIS Technology Challenge Award 2015.   

Jan is an invited speaker, trusted advisor and trainer on IT and Management for many organizations around the world. For more details see


Prof. Dr. Jan vom Brocke

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