Speaker sessions with respected education leaders and the brightest minds on agendas to address the current and future trends in the education landscape.
Government ministries from multiple countries to discuss rhetoric issues and paradigms required for policy reform and the adoption of new standards.
Inaugural awards to recognize and celebrate excellence in education for achieving outstanding contribution in innovation and leadership.
Discuss challenges and emerging trends to institute innovative ideas and approaches to embrace the digital transformation impacting education.
Social networking opportunity with like-minded institutions and individuals to discuss the merits of technology and the future of classrooms.
ISA event includes a buffet luncheon and an elaborate gala dinner. Exclusive tickets holders receive a private tour of the city and an excursion of the desert safari.
Create Intellectual Einsteins
- Foster prodigy of Google Boy, Kautilya Pandit
- How teachers are as important as the students
- Trends in education-centric to teaching and learning
Equity not Equality
- Straddling the line between equality and equity
- Measures of achievement, fairness, and opportunity
- Procedures for educational design, practices, and resources
Innovations Impacting Education
- Smartboards in the classroom
- Adaptive learning technologies and models
- Multimodal textual, graphical, visual learning
The Future of Classrooms
- Morphing the role of the teacher
- Creating technological smart spaces
- Adaptive technologies to enhance learning receptivity
Business of Education
- Brand value and perception management
- Traditional academic programs vs. cooperative education
- Rigorous processes associated with governance and compliance
- Personalized vs. adaptive learning
- Automation of administrative tasks
- Proctoring the authenticity of distant learning
Friday – December 21, 2018
Registration/Check-in All Day
Welcome Dinner 20:00 – 22:30 hrs.
Saturday – December 22, 2018
Networking Breakfast 08:00 – 10:30 hrs.
City Tour 12:00 – 16:30 hrs.
Dinner 20:00 – 22:30 hrs.
Sunday – December 23, 2018
Networking Breakfast 06:30 – 08:30 hrs.
Break 08:30 – 09:00 hrs.
Welcome Address 09:00 – 09:10 hrs.
Lamp Lighting 09:10 – 09:20 hrs.
SESSION 1: CREATE INTELLECTUAL EINSTEINS
Presentation 09:20 – 09:50 hrs.
SESSION 2: FUTURE OF CLASSROOMS
Presentation 10:00 – 10:20 hrs.
Coffee Break 10:20 – 10:50 hrs.
SESSION 3: EQUITY NOT EQUALITY
Presentation 10:50 – 11:10 hrs.
SESSION 4: BUSINESS OF EDUCATION
Presentation 11:20 – 11:40 hrs.
School Proprietors 11:45 – 12:30 hrs.
LUNCH 12:30 – 13:30 hrs.
Government Ministries 13:30 – 14:15 hrs.
SESSION 5: INNOVATIONS IMPACTING EDUCATION
Presentation 14:30 – 14:50 hrs.
SESSION 6: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Presentation 15:00 – 15:20 hrs.
Networking 15:20 – 15:50 hrs.
Awards Ceremony 17:00 – 20:00 hrs.
Gala Dinner 20:30 – 22:30 hrs.
Monday – December 24, 2018
Maurice de Hond is the founder of the Steve JobsSchool, an elementary school which gives each student an iPad to encourage individualized learning. 35 public schools in the Netherlands adopted the school model. He is known in the Netherlands as a prominent election opinion poller and internet guru, and provide advice to organisations and the Government on future development. His 1995 book ‘Dankzij de snelheid van het licht’ successfully forecast many internet developments.
Rohan is the director of the Dubai Science Festival. He is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of several global organizations including, Intelligent Optimism, Café Scientifique Dubai and Awecademy. He is the Innovation Leader at GEMS Education (world’s largest private education provider) where he is responsible for promoting Innovation Strategy Planning and Entrepreneurship.
Ms. Garg is a seasoned management consultant with over three decades of experience provisioning robust strategies to federal agencies and commercial entities to address a rubric of socio-economic challenges. She has led numerous transformation initiatives to address predicaments associated with emerging technologies, workforce transformation drivers and shifting educational paradigms.
Dr. Wahidyar is a strategic management and senior policy expert. He is a renowned scholar and frequent speaker at international forums on a wide range of issues including Education, Peace, National Security, international relations and development. He is currently senior advisor to Minister of Education. He has served several years in UNICEF, The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan and UNAMA.
Sumeer has over 16 years of Industry experience. He has been an active enabler in Startup Ecosystem development in Punjab/Haryana and Chandigarh region, he is currently the Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Education Development at CHITKARA UNIVERSITY and also Director at Chitkara Innovation Incubator Foundation, Chandigarh, India. He is known as a Startup mentor representing quintessence wisdom.
‘The google boy’ or the prodigy of the nation, Kautilya rose to fame for having IQ of 150, same as Albert Einstein being a 9 year old. Now he delivers talks and takes sessions for world leaders and has deep knowledge of statistics, geographical locations and data, trivia, mathematics and astronomy