BIT's 4th Annual World Congress of Emerging InfoTech-2015
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Module 5: Smart Education (I) 


Day 1: Afternoon, Saturday, April 18, 2015

13:30-16:45
Place: Room 316-A, 3rd Floor, SZCEC

Chair: Dr. Alessandro De Gloria, President of the Serious Games Society, University of Genoa, Italy

Co-Chair: Dr. Chinfen Chen, Dean and Professor, College of Foreign Languages, Linguistics & Literature, Providence University, Taiwan

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13:30-13:35

Chair’s Introduction

13:35-14:00

Title: Serious Games from Promise to Reality. What Has Been Done and What Is Missing
Dr. Alessandro De Gloria,
President of the Serious Games Society, University of Genoa, Italy

14:00-14:25

Title: Constructionist Learning meets Construction-Kit Laptops
Dr. Barry L Vercoe,
Founding Professor Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab, USA; Co-founder and Director, One Education, Australia

14:25-14:50

Title: Ubiquitous Learning in Higher Education
Dr. Christopher J Keyes
, Director Laboratory for Immersive Arts and Technology, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China

14:50-15:15

Title: Multi-screen E-Learning Ebig3 and Similar Projects
Dr. Atis Kapenieks
, Director, Riga Technical University, Latvia

15:15-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55


Title:
Incidental Acquisition of English Vocabulary and Global Awareness via YouTude
Dr. Chinfen Chen,
Dean and Professor, College of Foreign Languages, Linguistics & Literature, Providence University, Taiwan

15:55-16:20

Title: Smart Learning Eco-Systems: Software Development through Industry-University Experience
Dr. Mohd. Najib B. Mohd Salleh
, Dean of Innovation and Commercialization Centre, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Malaysia

16:20-16:45

Title: Integrating Simulation Games into Curricular Paths in High Schools
Dr. Mario Allegra,
Researcher, National Research Council, Italy

16:45-17:25

Panel Discussion

17:30-18:30

Social Hour



 

Module 5: Smart Education (II) 


Day 2: Afternoon, Sunday, April 19, 2015

13:30-16:45
Place: Room 316-A, 3rd Floor, SZCEC

Chair: Mr. David J Wortley, CEO and Founder, Gamification and Enabling Technologies Strategic Solutions, UK

Co-Chair: Dr. Pamela M Parker, Associate Director and Reader in Educational Development, City University London, UK
Time
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Speeches and Speakers
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13:30-13:35

Chair’s Introduction

13:35-14:00

Title: How Technology is Reshaping the Learning and Training Industry
Mr. Michael B Rustici,
President, Rustici Software, USA

14:00-14:25

Title: The Impact of Gamification and Enabling Technologies on Business and Society
Mr. David J Wortley,
CEO and Founder, Gamification and Enabling Technologies Strategic Solutions (GAETSS), UK

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14:25-14:50

 

Title: Examples of How Virtual Reality Is Transforming Education in 5 Continents
Mr. Pontus Appelqvist,
Vice President Asia, EON Reality Inc., Singapore

14:50-15:15

Title: Conversations with Siri: English Language Learning Opportunities in the Post-human Spectrum
Dr. Heather Lotherington,
Professor, York University, Canada

15:15-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-15:55

Title: How Can Technology Support Students and Lecturers Engage within and beyond the Classroom?
Dr. Pamela M Parker,
Associate Director and Reader in Educational Development, City University London, UK

15:55-16:20

Title: Innovative Learning and the 21st Century Student
Dr. Amanda L Jefferies,
Reader/Associate Professor, University of Hertfordshire, UK

16:20-16:45

Title: Emerging Interaction Technologies in Classroom
Dr. Andre Constantino da Silva, Associate Professor, Federal Institute of São Paulo, Brazil

16:45-17:25

Panel Discussion

17:30-18:30

Social Hour

 

Hosting Organizations

● State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Shenzhen Municipal People's Government

Operating Organizations

● Human Resources and Social Security Bureau of Shenzhen Municipality
● Information Research Center of International Talents, SAFEA
● China Association for International Exchange of Personnel
● Training Center of State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● China International Talent Exchange Foundation
● BIT Congress Inc.

Co-Organizations

● chinaCEOt.com
● Federation of Chinese Corporate University Deans
● Shenzhen General Chamber of Commerce
● Tianjin Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Shanghai Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Beijing Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Guangdong ProvincialAdministration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Jiangsu ProvincialAdministration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Shandong Provincial Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs
● Shenzhen Talent Exchange Services Ltd.

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