27 - 28 August, 2019
Singapore

CONFERENCE DAY TWO: WEDNESDAY | 28 AUGUST 2019

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration & Coffee & Tea

9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome Remarks from the Chairperson

9:00 am - 9:40 am Scaling ICT-Enabled Innovative Pedagogical Practices in Nanyang Technological University

Peter David Looker - Head of the Teaching, Learning, and Pedagogy Division, Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
·         Integrating ICT into the planning, design and implementation of curriculum, assessment and pedagogy
·         Reviewing the impact of ICT on student learning and teaching effectiveness
·         Leveraging ICT to make the shift from traditional pedagogical practices to student-centric learning models
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Peter David Looker

Head of the Teaching, Learning, and Pedagogy Division
Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

9:40 am - 10:20 am Enhancing Collaborative Learning with Successful STEAM Programs

·         Investing in technology and dedicated spaces to drive the adoption of STEAM
·         Redesigning curriculum to integrate STEAM disciplines into the learning and teaching environment
·         Cultivating students’ passion in STEAM by facilitating student-led and inquiry-based framework

10:20 am - 11:00 am Speed Networking & Morning Refreshment Break

11:20 am - 12:10 pm PANEL: Designing Effective Digital Learning Strategy to Improve Student Success, Satisfaction and Retention

John Ridley - Director of Learning, Tanglin Trust School Ltd
Jay Thompson - Head of Educational Technology and Innovation, Dulwich College
·         The intelligent use of digital technologies in creating highly-effective teaching and learning environments
·         Further optimising learning by integrating technologies with flexible and intuitive online and physical spaces
·         How can educators further reap the benefits of digital learning to elevate student performance and engagement?

 
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John Ridley

Director of Learning
Tanglin Trust School Ltd

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Jay Thompson

Head of Educational Technology and Innovation
Dulwich College

11:50 am - 12:30 pm Leveraging Analytics to Develop Adaptive and Personalised Learning Programs

·         Harnessing learning analytics to derive insights on student performance and curriculum effectiveness
·         Weaving insights to design personalised learning experience
·         Ensuring performance improvements by monitoring and adapting learning programs accordingly

12:30 pm - 1:10 pm Blending Online and Offline Learning to Deliver Positive Learning Experiences

Paul Ng - Senior Education Fellow, Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Blending Online and Offline Learning to Deliver Positive Learning Experiences
·         Assessing effective blended learning models to maximise learning effectiveness
·         Fusing in-class curriculum with digital learning platforms for impactful learning
·         Enabling social and interactive learning across online and offline to further enhance learning outcomes
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Paul Ng

Senior Education Fellow
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Lunch

INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS [2 ROTATIONS @ 45MINS EACH]

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm Roundtable A: Innovating Learning Spaces with Flexible Furnishings

INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS [2 ROTATIONS @ 45MINS EACH]

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm Roundtable B: Leveraging Multipurpose Spaces for Varied Learning Styles and Activities

INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS [2 ROTATIONS @ 45MINS EACH]

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm Rountable C: Building Effective Digital Learning Spaces

INTERACTIVE ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS [2 ROTATIONS @ 45MINS EACH]

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm Roundtable D: Integrating Online and Offline Learning

3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Afternoon Refreshment Break

3:50 pm - 4:30 pm Applying Design-Thinking in Education to Transform Teaching

Robert Bauer - Director of Innovation & Technology, American International School of Guangzhou
·         Assessing through students’ lens on effective teaching practices in the new connected learning landscape
·         Fostering 21st century competencies such as empathy, critical thinking, communication skills etc. with design-thinking
·         Applying insights from design-thinking to achieve teaching goals and academic mission
 

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Robert Bauer

Director of Innovation & Technology
American International School of Guangzhou

4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Designing Learning Spaces @ School of the Future

Kaustubh Bodhankar - Deputy CEO, Global Indian International Schools
·         Linking learning spaces to improved learning and teaching outcomes to secure stakeholders’ buy-in
·         Adopting a top-down stakeholders engagement and change management approach
·         Leading by example, advocating a mindset shift and demonstrating the benefits of the new learning spaces 
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Kaustubh Bodhankar

Deputy CEO
Global Indian International Schools

5:10 pm - 5:20 pm Chairman’s Closing Remarks & End of Summit