POST-CONFERENCE SITE TOURS | THURSDAY | 29 AUGUST 2019
EACH SITE TOUR LASTS 2 HOURS AND INCLUDES:
· Presentation and Q&A with a school/university representative
· Guided tour of the institution’s campus and learning environments
BENEFITS OF ATTENDING
· Understand the operational ins and outs of next-generation learning spaces
· Acquire first-hand knowledge on the successes, failures and lessons learned in special design and technology integration
· Network and share your thoughts and questions with education leaders in a hands-on setting
· When you book two site tours, lunch is on us!
Slots are limited to 20 for each tour, so book now to secure your place!
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Site Tour A: Global Indian International School- Singapore
GIIS is an award-winning international school headquartered in Singapore which has footprints in 7 other countries. The school offers a wide choice in international education through its various curricula which is uniquely interspersed with a framework that provides holistic education. We nurture students into well-developed individuals who are ready to face the future with confidence. It is our constant endeavour to give our students the best in academic and extracurricular excellence. Be it honing inherent talents through skills-based studios in our campus, or expanding learning beyond classrooms through initiatives like Leadership Lecture Series - we make sure GIISians are groomed well in all areas of life to help them emerge as truly global citizens of the future.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Site Tour B: Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
Encouraging Collaborative & Hands-On Learning In and Out of Classrooms – Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is Singapore’s fourth public university and one of the first universities in the world to incorporate the art and science of design and technology into a transdisciplinary, human-centric curriculum. SUTD seeks to advance knowledge and nurture technically grounded leaders and innovators to serve societal needs. SUTD also recently topped a list of emerging engineering schools in the world in a study conducted by MIT.
A research-intensive university, SUTD is distinguished by its unique East and West academic programmes which incorporate elements of innovation, entrepreneurship, design thinking and local and international industry collaborations. SUTD’s key focus areas are Healthcare, Cities and Aviation, supported by capabilities in Artificial Intelligence/Data Science and Digital Manufacturing. Multiple post-graduate opportunities are available. In addition, skill-based professional education and training courses are also available at SUTD Academy.