Conference Program

Monday, 6th March 2017Tuesday, 7th March 2017Wednesday, 8th March 2017
08:00 - 09:00 Registration & Coffee
09:00 - 10:30 Congress Opening 

Congress Main Keynote Speaker Ali Jaber

Group TV Director, Middle East Broadcasting Corporation, MBC
Title: Media and Its Role In The Development Of The Arab World

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break & Poster Sessions
11:00 - 11:15 Conference Opening by Conference Chair
Dr. Khadeegha Alzouebi
Faculty Member - Assistant Professor, School of e-Education, HBMSU

11:15 - 12:30 Panel Discussion hosted by Microsoft
Digital transformation in Education
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch & Networking
13:30 - 15:00 Parallel Sessions Training Workshop:  Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)
15:00 - 15:30  Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions Training Workshop: Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)
08:00 - 09:00 Registration and Coffee
09:00 - 09:15 Conference Opening by Conference Chair
Dr. Khadeegha Alzouebi
Faculty Member - Assistant Professor, School of e-Education, HBMSU
09:15 - 10:00 Conference Keynote Address by Gard Titlestad
Secretary General of International Council for Distance Education (ICDE)
Title: Learning - the Future is Now
10:00 - 11:00 Panel Discussion hosted by Ellucian
The use of new technologies for sustainable development in learning
11:00 - 11:30  Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30 Panel Discussion hosted by Connec ME
Making Change Happen, Innovation in Education
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch & Networking
13:30 - 15:00 Parallel Sessions Training Workshop: Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions Training Workshop: Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)
20:00 Gala Dinner
08:00 - 09:00 Registration and Coffee
09:00 - 09:15 Conference Opening by Conference Chair
Dr. Khadeegha Alzouebi
Faculty Member - Assistant Professor, School of e-Education, HBMSU
09:15 - 10:00 Steven Duggan
Title: Bridging The Next Digital Divide
10:00 - 11:00 Panel Discussion hosted by Hamdan Bin Rashid Award for Distinguished Academic Performance
Gifted Education between Theory and Practice
11:00 - 11:30  Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00 Congress Closing Ceremony
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch & Networking
13:00 - 15:00 Parallel Sessions Training Workshop: Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)
15:00 - 15:30  Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:00 Training Workshop: Empowering Technology Tools for Education
(Workshop Language: Arabic)