Regional EdTech Seminar , New Delhi - EdTechNext

 

EdTech Seminar

31st Jan 2014, New Delhi

ABOUT EVENT

EdTechNext organized its first regional EdTech Seminar on 31st January 2014 at The Lalit, New Delhi. The seminar witnessed over 70 participants including eminent academicians, principals, deans, and other senior educational practitioners from the K-12 Schools and Higher Ed institutions in Delhi NCR.

With the theme “EdTech: What’s Next” the seminar presented a great opportunity for the educators and administrators to hear, discuss, and explore the educational technology trends and the 21st century skills that educators must possess, teach and assess in order to prepare students for this knowledge economy.

Key Topics discussed during the seminar can be found here.

To know about the speakers and panelists who participated click here.

And to download the detailed Post Event Report of the EdTech Seminar - New Delhi 2014, click here

 

Encouraged by the positive feedback from the attendees, EdTechReview has decided to organize a series of similar events on themes related to 21st century education - learning, teaching and leading & education technology in the year ahead.

Watch the Event Videos on our YouTube Channel

Agenda

 

Session

Topic

Session Keynote Panel(EdTech: What`s Next?)

What is coming next within educational technology?
In this opening keynote panel session, we'll hear key thought leaders representing education community speaking how emerging technologies and their practices can improve today's education to better support what students, faculty, and administrators will need in the future?
Areas to be covered :-
- Flipped Classroom (Rima Chibb) - MOOC (Prof. M M Pant) - Mobile Learning/BYOD (Ankur Rohatgi)

EdTechNext Panel(Embracing New ICT in Education: Are You Ready Yet?)

What are the real end-to-end technical, operational and financial challenges while embracing technology in educaton? What are the possibilities to create a favorable environment for successful and effective integration of technology in education?
Points for discussion
Challenges- Inadequate Research and Resources on Best Practices- Lack of Teacher Traning and Professional Development- Designing Digital Curriculum in Budget Possibilities- ICT in Education Policy- Student and Teacher Training Programs- Local and Global Connections and Collaborations

 

(Panelists: Kirti Tripathi, Ramesh Sharma, Purnima Valiathan,

Moderator: Varadarajan Sridharan, Ed Tech Fellow at ETMA)

EdTech Next Panel(21st Century Skills Every Educator Must Know)

Teaching is not at all an easy task. Learn the ways to teach effectively in the 21st century using the power of technology.
Points for discussion
- Common Traits of a 21st Century Educator- Importance of Understanding the "Why" Behind the Use of Technology- Why Support from Administrators is Important- Technology-Enabled Learning Strategies for Your Classroom 

 

(Panelists: Sameer Sampat, Radhika Suri, Deepti Sawhney 

Moderator: Utkarsh Lokesh, Co-Founder, CEO, EdTechReview)

Validictory Keynote(Navigating the Future: A Deeper Perspective)

Strategies and Insights on how to be an Innovative Educational Leader in the 21st Century and how technology plays an important role.

(Dheeraj Mehrotra)

Our Speakers

PROF. MM PANT DHEERAJ  MEHROTRA
DEEPTI SAWHNEY RAMESH SHARMA
REEMA CHIBB KIRTI TRIPATHI
PURNIMA VALIATHAN ANKUR ROHTGI
RADHIKA SURI SAMEER SAMPAT

 

SPONSORS

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