EduTECH Virtual Asia
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We’re putting together a very comprehensive and interactive virtual conference programme. It will include live panels, presentations and roundtable collaborative sessions. Below is an overview.

 

Live, 23 - 26 June 2020

Schedule

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Jun 2308:30
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Moving to a synchronous online learning environment and back again: Lessons learned in China

K-12 Conference
  • Seamless transfer of teaching and learning from campus to virtual campus due to Covid-19 enforced campus closure.
  • What worked well and what didn’t in a synchronous learning environment?
  • Reopening of school campus, what happens to the virtual environment and what did we learn as educators?
Jun 2309:00
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Empower Remote Learning for Education

K-12 Conference
Jun 2309:30
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Live Panel: Creating and implementing an effective emergency preparedness and crisis response plan

K-12 Conference
Emergencies can happen at any time, and when they happen at school, everyone should be prepared to handle them safely and effectively. How can administrators, teachers, staff, parents and students work together to promote and maintain school-wide safety and minimise the effects of emergencies and other dangerous situations.
Jun 2310:30
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Developmentally appropriate coding and robotics in early years

K-12 Conference
  • Understand the foundation of coding to life skills
  • Explore the connection of coding to Piaget's Schemas and Froebel's gifts
  • Learn how this connects to early years activities as a foundation of coding and robotics
  • Provide with a strong foundation of technology literacy, from early years.
Jun 2311:00
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Leading from the Library: A visual framework for inquiry learning

K-12 Conference
  • Understand the Research Wheel – a holistic framework to guide researching from a user perspective
  • How can research be taught to students as a lifelong skill
  • Plan co-teaching opportunities and align appropriate academic scholarship skills to the learning context
  • Investigate & modify Inquiry Learning opportunities for cross-curricular units
Jun 2311:30
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Live Panel: Role of ed-tech for future-proofing education

K-12 Conference
The education sector has been turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic. But on the bright side EdTech has revolutionised teaching and learning, with EdTech tools bringing it into the modern age and future-proofing it for the next generation of students
Jun 2312:30
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Optimising your communications time - Asynchronous vs. Synchronous

K-12 Conference
  • How can we re-think time and space for online learning?
  • When should synchronous face-to-face time be utilised?
  • What are the benefits of asynchronous time and how can we leverage that?
Jun 2313:00
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Live Panel: Opportunities and challenges of remote learning – How will this shape the future?

K-12 Conference
COVID-19 has come with a set of unprecedented challenges schools and all its stakeholders — teachers, students and staff. Everyone needs to adapt to changes in terms of delivery of instruction and learning. Emergency remote teaching may be just a coping mechanism, but how is it a valuable exercisefor schools in developing a coherent online education strategy for the future?
Jun 2314:00
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Remote Leadership

K-12 Conference
  • How do we adapt as leaders to changing environments so that we maximise effectiveness?
  • What are the biggest challenges of remote leadership and how do we overcome them?
  • How do can we still achieve our vision and objectives through remote leadership?
  • How can we develop our leadership through this process?
Jun 2314:30
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Remote Learning for younger learners

K-12 Conference
  • Thinking beyond academics
  • Maintaining community
  • Checking up on wellness
  • Easy accessibility (one stop shopping)
Jun 2315:00
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Design Principles to deliver effective visual presentations for remote learning (Pre-recorded)

K-12 Conference
  • Learn design principles and how they relate to presentations
  • Common presentation mistakes and how to fix them
  • Explore free design resources
  • Make presentations best suited to virtual learning environments
Jun 2315:30
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Live Panel: Authentic assessments to map student’s progress in online learning

K-12 Conference
Online learning has broadened the possibilities of assessment even further, because it gives educators a wide variety of tools that they can use to help students learn & interact in new and exciting ways. What are some of the strategies for thinking more creatively about authentic assessments in your school?
Jun 2316:30
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RT 1: What does quality home learning look like in the early years

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT 2: Integrating our learnings from virtual school into the physical school building

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT 3: Instructional design in a virtual classroom

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT 5: Training teachers for online education

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT 6: Parents as partners in home based learning

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT: 7: Tips to regain students attention in a virtual class

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT: 8: How to effectively manage remote teams during online learning

K-12 Conference
Jun 2316:30
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RT4: Ensuring continuous PD and capacity building for educators

K-12 Conference

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Jun 2408:30
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Coming up with an effective ed-tech strategy for your school

K-12 Conference
  • What kind of changes did the school implement?
  • Why did they implement these changes?
  • What was the learnings from the experience?
  • What are the plans for the future?
Jun 2409:00
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A school on the blockchain

K-12 Conference
  • Understanding Augmented Reality
  • Running your school on Blockchain
  • Explore Web 3.0
  • Learn Minecraft, IPFS, LBRYproject, RocketShoes
Jun 2409:30
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Live Panel: Enhancing learning outcomes in the Modern Classroom

K-12 Conference
One of these effects of the recent pandemic is rethinking of the idea of teaching and learning, opening up the walls of the traditional classroom, to remote learning. Over the past years, a numbers of studies have shown benefits from the use of technology in education. The role of technology in education is vital and the question is no longer if technology enhances learning, but rather how do we improve our use of technology to enhance learning in the new normal?
Jun 2410:30
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Futureproofing schools in the age of digital disruption

K-12 Conference
  • Define and explain the disruptors?
  • Why disruptive innovation matters to education
  • Learn vital skills for the age of disruption
  • How can you Future-proof against disruptor
  • Lessons from A B Paterson College
Jun 2411:00
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Live Panel: Building an effective technology ecosystem for your institution

K-12 Conference
There are many important considerations for effective ed-tech use and, when educators get access to the right technology and use it with fidelity, it can support teaching and learning in powerful ways. With the current situation, what do school leaders need to keep in mind to ensure the best use of the available ed-tech tools, and when do you acquire new tech?
Jun 2412:00
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Choosing the right strategy to lead your schools digital transformation

K-12 Conference
  • How do you get buy-in before you start building your digital transformation framework?
  • Assess your current state
  • Identify your goals and desired outcomes
  • Create a digital transformation roadmap
Jun 2412:30
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Distance learning re-imagined through Virtual Reality

K-12 Conference
  • Discuss why VR is quickly becoming the go-to learning technology in the workforce
  • Explore an innovative and accessible VR framework for teaching and learning
  • Share how educators can leverage these technologies to enhance learning opportunities for all students
  • Showcase various VR platforms that can be used in any classroom and at any grade level to improve teaching and learning outcomes
Jun 2413:00
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Interdisciplinary approach in STEAM education

K-12 Conference
  • WHY STEAM - The Humanities and ARTS as a key to unlock school wide STEM learning.
  • Learn the 4 pillars/strands of my STEAM Program
  • Explore Virtual Reality creations
  • Understand and implement the SAMR - Gradual immersion Model
Jun 2413:30
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Live Panel: Integrating technology in a STEAM classroom

K-12 Conference
Today’s educators face a tall order in helping students develop the skills to thrive within STEAM. And, thanks to a wider range of technology available, immersive classrooms are offering students amazing STEAM-focused experiences and supporting the coaching, exploration, and learning needed to make their efforts a success. How does it all look like in the physical, virtual and more recently a hybrid classroom setup?
Jun 2414:30
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STEAM education using the design-based approach

K-12 Conference
  • Understand what is the design-based approach of STEAM learning
  • How to implement STEAM learning at school
  • Why STEAM is important for the next generation
  • Learnings from various examples
Jun 2415:00
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Learning virtual robotics

K-12 Conference
  • "WHY" Robotics
  • What and how of Robotics
  • Engaging in Virtual Robotics
  • Future direction of Robotics for Schools
Jun 2415:30
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Live Panel: Sustaining a robust STEAM program during and after school closures – the challenges and way forward

K-12 Conference
Due to COVID-19, it has become harder for students to get access to opportunities and technologies that could help expand their knowledge in their STEM-related interests, especially as the school year comes to a close. How can educators continue to deliver interactive STEAM experiences for students in a hybrid learning environment, and what are some of the learnings and challenges?
Jun 2416:30
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RT 1: Managing social and emotional well-being of students

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT 2: Project based learning in STEAM education

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT 3: Integrating STEAM into an early years classroom

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT 4: Using educational analytics to guide all areas of schooling to create a SMART School

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT 5: Minding the gaps: The overall digital learning space is way more than what we envisaged

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT 6: Building digital capabilities and collaboration for educators

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT: 7: Becoming an independent digital educator

K-12 Conference
Jun 2416:30
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RT:8: Extending learning and connecting beyond the classrooms

K-12 Conference

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Jun 2508:30
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Supporting campus through emergency preparedness and development plans

Higher Ed Conference
  • Business Continuity Planning in Universities- The Need for A Coherent Plan to Respond and Recover in An Age of Covid-19
  • Supporting campus through preparedness and development plans
  • What a BCP plan should look like
  • The need to be agile and embrace the digital transformation
Jun 2509:00
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Virtual Exchange – an online way of boosting your internationalisation strategy

Higher Ed Conference
  • Student mobility will remain an activity for the minority of students due to costs and other barriers to travel
  • COVID has shown us that much more learning, networking and business can be done online and we need to prepare students for this
  • Virtual Exchange or e-Mobility opens up opportunities to allow more students to engage in international cross-culturally activities
  • Embedding Virtual Exchange activities can assist us in moving beyond global mobility and towards global learning
Jun 2509:30
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Live Panel: Women in Higher education leadership

Higher Ed Conference
Today’s institutions are committed to hiring and serving a diverse population. This equates to equal opportunities for women to take on leadership roles in their academic community. Dismantling these stereotypical barriers and unconscious bias are the steppingstones to overcoming these challenges.
Jun 2510:30
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Inspiring Learning Innovations Through Redesigning VLE: A Cade Study from Taylor’s University, Malaysia

Higher Ed Conference
  • University-wide implementation of Teach LESS, Learn MORE (TLLM) initiative to inspire learning innovation
  • Use of Lightboard Video Technology for DIY Lectures Recording
  • Embedding Digital Badge in VLE to signify completion of tasks
  • Gamification in LMS for fun learning
Jun 2511:00
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Creating the virtual campus for remote learning and teaching (Pre-recorded)

Higher Ed Conference
  • We must reduce the cost of higher education
  • Formal award degrees will be complemented by other 'products' or learning opportunities
  • We need to be clear about the added value of higher education?
  • How do we make the changes needed?
Jun 2511:30
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Live Panel: Beyond a growth mindset: How to coach students to build their academic mindset

Higher Ed Conference
Having a growth mindset is a common buzzword among educators. The question is how do we then coach students to develop this mindset to strive for their academic goals? Beyond growth mindset, what are the other areas in which educational leaders and educators should be focusing on to achieve student success?
Kian Bee Ng, Head for Digital Learning, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) - Singapore
Tony Summers, Deputy Dean, British University Vietnam
Colin Christie, Director Of Digital Transformation, Enderun Colleges
Jun 2512:30
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Evaluation and implications of emergency online education: The case of Tsinghua University (Pre-recorded)

Higher Ed Conference
  • Shifting prestigious university to emergency online education
  • Evaluating the quality of online global education
  • Designing future blended universities
  • Implications for Asian higher education
Jun 2513:00
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The challenge of COVID-19 epidemic: The Online learning experience of China and the Vision of future Education

Higher Ed Conference
  • The development of online education in China before the pandemic
  • Facing the pandemic, the different online learning solutions from Feb to June
  • Returning to school step by step
  • The vision of the future education
Jun 2513:30
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Live Panel: Challenges and opportunities of online education

Higher Ed Conference
COVID-19 has brought about unprecedented challenges for many universities and its stakeholders – educators, faculty and students. Institutions are pushed to transition online in terms of delivering lessons. With online education being the new normal, how can this be a valuable exercise for universities to develop a sustainable education strategy moving forward?
Jun 2514:30
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Transforming learning experience with immersive technology (Pre-recorded)

Higher Ed Conference
  • Immersive technology and its advantages
  • Practical examples of immersive technology applications in engineering education
  • Empirical studies on the applications of immersive technology in engineering education
  • Opportunities and barriers for immersive technology in engineering education
Jun 2515:00
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A collaborative mixed reality platform for Immersive e-learning

Higher Ed Conference
  • Immersive remote teaching and learning
  • Mixed reality technology
  • Distributed and collaborative e-learning platform
  • Interactivity and engagement
Jun 2515:30
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Live Panel: Building a community of collaboration in an online platform

Higher Ed Conference
With university closures due to COVID-19, it becomes impossible for students and faculty members to conduct on-campus classes, creating a sense of isolation among them and the inconvenience from a lack of face-to-face interaction. To combat such issues, educators and staff are thinking of ways to reshape the learning environment to inculcate collaboration not only among students but faculty as well.
Jun 2516:30
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RT 1: Re-imagining preparing graduates for the new normal - Led by Microsoft

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 2: Reimagining and transforming learning spaces in HE

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 3: Deploying remote learning effectively to support faculty

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 4: Revolutionizing online education with artificial intelligence

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 5: How do we create meaningful eLearning assessments

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 6: Making the transition to remote learning amidst crisis management

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 7: Tips to facilitate an active online learning environment

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2516:30
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RT 8: Ways to boost engagement between learners and educators in eLearning

Higher Ed Conference

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Jun 2608:30
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Fostering digitally and globally connected campus experience

Higher Ed Conference
  • Cloud-based platform for teaching and learning: Enhancing blended learning mode to generate a smart campus
  • Back to class with cautions for COVID-19 : how can we be strategic to make a "smart campus" in the new normal phase
  • Pedagogical landscape change for internationalization ofhigher-education institutions in the digital age
  • Revisiting the value of on-campus life : can we create a "sticky (physical) campus"where students would want to spend their time regardless of classes, while we zeal for smart campus concept in the new phase after COVID-19
Jun 2609:00
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Smart Education amidst the Adversity

Higher Ed Conference
  • Innovation in Education
  • New landscape and delivering class through a virtual setting
  • Virtual classroom
  • Classroom setting with all the function needed for both professor and students
Jun 2609:30
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Smart Campus Initiatives: STEAM for All

Higher Ed Conference
  • Fun Smart Learning
  • Design thinking
  • Innovative strategy
  • Interactive, hands-on learning experiences
Jun 2610:00
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Using your LMS to guide work-based and applied learning

Higher Ed Conference
  • Considerations for digital learning in vocational, work-based and skill-based education.
  • Using the LMS to facilitate an applied learning journey.
  • Tips and hints for developing flexible learning in work-based and applied learning settings.
  • Using the LMS to facilitate work-based learning journeys.
Jun 2610:30
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Virtual Experience Synchronization: Innovative Pedagogy For A Fast Forward Future

Higher Ed Conference
  • Innovative Pedagogy
  • Virtual Experience Synchronization
  • Critical Experience
  • Meaningful Experience
Jun 2611:00
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Transforming institutional management with Robotic Process Automation

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2611:30
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Live Panel: How can you minimize cyber threat to maximize your institution’s security

Higher Ed Conference
Cyberattacks threaten institutions’ intellectual property and student data. Hackers have multiple doors to enter the system because of an open network for staff and students. With so much data at risk, universitiesand its managementmust take proactive measures to prevent cyberattacks. Finding a balance in preparing your system is key to thwarting security breaches.
Jun 2612:30
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Building an Entrepreneurial Mindset to Create Economic and Social Prosperity

Higher Ed Conference
  • Changing a country with low productivity
  • What is an entrepreneurial mindset, and why it's essential even if you don't want to start a business
  • How to get a 270% increase in student participation over 3 years
  • What impact have these mindsets had?
Jun 2613:00
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Developing an online entrepreneurship program with global exchange boost cross-institutional collaboration

Higher Ed Conference
  • Asynchronous and synchronous online delivery
  • Students engagement via IT Tools
  • Cross-border collaboration
  • Online mentorship with practising entrepreneurs
Jun 2613:30
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Case in Action: Teaching entrepreneurship – Dos and Donts

Higher Ed Conference
Studying entrepreneurship can be beneficial especially with its ability to teach students to cultivate unique skills and to think out of the box. To encourage students to have an entrepreneurship mindset, a creative and innovative course should be done well to direct students to transfer their skills in their future workplace to create significant value.
Jun 2614:30
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How to nurture entrepreneurial leadership among students (Pre-recorded)

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2615:00
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Ways to teaching entrepreneurship during the COVID-19 crisis

Higher Ed Conference
  • Challenges of teaching Entrepreneurship during Social Distancing
  • Gaining empathy without meeting your users
  • Collaborating online to build prototypes
  • Testing prototypes remotely
Jun 2615:30
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Live Panel: Running an effective entrepreneurial program in your institution

Higher Ed Conference
The development of entrepreneurial skills among students is a valuable complement to most institutions in today’s ever-evolving society. In a university setting, how could the faculty support students in their start-up venture? What are the resources that universities should have in place for entrepreneurial experiments to happen?
Jun 2616:30
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RT 1: Best practices in teaching our students for sustainable campuses and beyond

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 2: Using RPA to create an outstanding staff and student experience

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 3: SMART campuses to now become SMARTER – The New Normal

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 4: Leveraging data and analytics to empower institutional evolution and sustainability

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 5: Enhancing Future Learning Ecosystem - Holistic Approach

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 6: Ways to build a robust industry-institution relationship for students’ collaborative learning

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 7: Promoting and supporting students through their startup-journey

Higher Ed Conference
Jun 2616:30
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RT 8: Fostering a Social Innovation mindset among students

Higher Ed Conference
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