Held under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU)

  About the Track

Track Theme: Building Globally Competitive and Knowledge-oriented Learning Communities: Towards a Skill-based Learning Model

The 21st century educational and training paradigm is very much impacted by innovation and transformative technologies. Smart learning technological advances and mainly ICT are re-shaping the future of online pedagogy and curriculum design. The future online education and training models, programs, strategies and platforms will focus on developing human capital and learners’ disposition to foster an innovation-driven culture of learning for impact. The smart learning track in this conference lays emphasis  on how to develop a learning culture and community that empower soft skills and organizational learning. This theme will discuss how innovative technologies are transforming the current and future educational leadership and pedagogy worldwide to enable and empower smart and sustainable academic and career development. The expected outcomes of this track are to:

  1. Shed the light on how smart technologies can provide solutions for professional development problems and challenges.
  2. Generate few ideas on how to implement and manage a culture of smart learning in education institutions
  3. Envision the basis of a structure to embed innovation and creativity in online learning and educational management systems.
  4. Formulate suggestions for an effective social learning analytics across the educational institutions and industries.