Vocational

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Vocational, Tuesday 9 October 2018

Opening Keynote Plenary: The Future of Learning

In this opening session, we explore how teaching and learning are changing, and how technology is a key enabler of this change.

08:45

Organiser’s welcome remarks

09:00

Chair’s opening remarks

09:10

IMDA Address

09:20

Title Sponsor Address

Alex Beard
09:40

Natural Born Learners: A round-the-world quest to discover the future of learning

Tech in TVET

Christopher Pang
Vocational
11:20

How is VR/ AR leading the way in vocational education?

Ong Eng Hong
Vocational
11:40

From textbook to workbench: how can vocational institutions better support the maker movement?

Ong Eng Hong, Director of Under Graduate Studies and Academics, Singapore University of Technology and Design
Panel discussion
Vocational
12:00

Expanding access to lifelong learning opportunities through OER

Keynote Plenary: Employability & Entrepreneurship

As teachers, we are preparing the workforce of tomorrow – we need to create employable job seekers and entrepreneurial job creators, equipping them with the skills they need to thrive

Ken Montgomery
14:00

Building the workforce of the future: Creating opportunities for students through design thinking & problem solving

Billy Naveed
14:30

Student Entrepreneurs

15:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Linking Vocational Training with Enterprise

Louise Robinson
Vocational
16:00

Putting relevancy first: the impact of changing industry needs on course offerings

Margit Kunz
Vocational
16:20

Promoting collaboration in-company using dual training system (DTS) as a delivery platform

Margit Kunz, Deputy General Manager, Singaporean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (SGC)
Louise Robinson
Kim Chua
Vocational
17:20

Strategies for continuing professional development of VEPT teachers and trainers

Kim Chua, Assistant Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Asia
Venka Purushothaman
Vocational
17:40

Best practices for permeability and tertiary level professional education

Venka Purushothaman, Vice - President - Academic, LASALLE College of the Arts
18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

P Marlon C Valencia
Vocational
18:00

Mapping of models and practices - Teachers and trainers in work-based learning/apprenticeships

P Marlon C Valencia, Vice Director for In-plant Operations, Center for Industrial Technology and Enterprise
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Vocational, Wednesday 10 October 2018

Keynote Plenary: New Ways of Learning

Experience and environment, two factors that can greatly enhance student learning outcomes when we get them right. On Day 2, Explore personlised learning and how to design learning spaces

09:00

Organiser’s welcome remarks

09:10

Chair’s opening remarks

09:20

Personalised Learning Keynote

10:00

Platinum Sponsor Address

10:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Roundtable Discussion Session

Simply pick a table & join the debate! Every roundtable session will run twice, from 11:10-11:55 and from 11:55-12:40

Vocational
11:10

Blended learning in TVET – What’s the progress so far?

Vocational
11:10

Designing career directions for technical vocational education and training

Dariel Lauron, Industry Coordination Officer,, Center for Industrial Technology and Enterprise
Vocational
11:10

Fostering regional collaboration and skills sharing: public and private sector approaches

Vocational
11:10

Mindset change: Improving the image of TVET and creating a positive perception

Venka Purushothaman, Vice - President - Academic, LASALLE College of the Arts
Vocational
11:10

Need for training and retraining - Managing shortage of training staff in TVET

12:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

Keynote Plenary: Professional Development

In this exciting closing session, the focus will be on teachers’ professional development

14:00

Professional Development Keynote

14:30

Professional Development Panel

15:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

EduSLAM!

The agenda for these sessions is that there is no agenda! Bring your problems, challenges and ideas and get ready for a lively debate with your peers

15:50

Coaching & Mentoring

15:50

Digital Literacy

JoAn Radojkovich
15:50

Early Childhood Leaders & Educators

15:50

Facilities & Operations

15:50

IT Leaders

Kevin Mauritson
15:50

K-12 Administrators

Kevin Mauritson, Principal, AIT International School
15:50

K-12 School Leaders

15:50

Library

15:50

Marketing

Liz Blessing
15:50

SEN Leaders & Educators

Liz Blessing, Learning Support (MS), Singapore American School
15:50

Tech Leaders (Infants)

Kim Chua
15:50

VET Leaders & Educators

Kim Chua, Assistant Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Asia
17:30

Close of EduTECH Asia 2018

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