Tentative Program

 

TENTATIVE PROGRAM: OUTLINE 

The program has a mix of research papers and non-research (practice-based papers),workshops and keynote speeches. The keynotes and paper submissions cover interesting issues on education and ICTs, open education resources (OER),mobile learning, educational technology, virtual learning communities among other topics. 

This is a tentative program so keep checking back for updates. 

 

DAY

TIME

ACTIVITY

ROOM

WEDNESDAY

1ST JULY

9:00 am- 4:00 pm

REGISTRATION

Secretariat

 EVENING

 6:45pm - 9:00pm

 WELCOME RECEPTION

 Foyer

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY

2ND JULY

MORNING

9:00am- 2:00pm

REGISTRATION

Secretariat

8:00 - 10:30 am

Workshops 1 & 2

Breakout Rooms

10:30 - 11:00am

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

 

11:00 - 12:30pm

  OPENING CEREMONY

  • Chair: Prof Rogerio Uthui, (Chair, AVU Board of Directors)
    Conference Agenda (Overview) - (Dr. Atieno Adala, AVU)
  • Welcome Address - (Dr. Bakary Diallo, Rector, AVU)
  • Opening Remarks - (Mr. Negatu, Regional Director AfDB)
  • Opening Remarks - (African Union Representative)
  • Opening Keynote - Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Education (Kenya) or Representative 
 

Plenary

12:30 – 1:15pm

Keynote Presentation: Prof Peck Cho (Distinguished Professor at the Center for Teaching and Learning, Dongguk University, KOREA

Plenary

1:15 - 01:30pm

GROUP PHOTO

 

 

01:30-2:30pm

LUNCH

 

AFTERNOON

02:30 - 04:00pm

Breakout Sessions 1 & 2

Breakout Rooms

04:00 - 04:15pm

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

Plenary

04:15 - 05:00pm

Keynote: ROER4D, Associate Professor Cheryl Hodgkinson-Williams, University of Cape Town  

EVENING

07:00 - 11:00pm

RECTOR’S GALA DINNER

 

 

 

 

 

FRIDAY

3RD JULY

MORNING

9:00-12:00pm

REGISTRATION

Secretariat

8:00 -10:30am

Workshops 1 & 2

Breakout Rooms

10:30 - 11:00am

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

Foyer

11:00 - 12:30pm

Breakout Sessions 3 & 4

Breakout rooms

12:00 - 1:30pm

Global Trends in Open Education: Implications for Africa - Open Education Consortium (OEC) Panel

 

 

01:30 - 2:30pm

LUNCH

 

AFTERNOON

02:30 - 03:30pm

Debate/Roundtable Mobile Learning

Plenary

03:30 - 03:45pm

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

Foyer

03:45 - 04:30pm

Summary from Chairs (5 mins each)

Plenary

 

04:30 – 05:00pm

CLOSING REMARKS/VOTE OF THANKS

Plenary

 

 

 

 



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