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EDUTECH ORBITAL TALKS


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 11:05

Workshop: Creating & designing digital experiences

Explore different online learning environments, tools, and ideas that will engage students in a variety of ways during hybrid and remote learning. 


11:10 - 12:05

Workshop: AI Career Accelerator: How to become a data scientist


12:10 - 13:55

Networking break


14:00 - 14:45

Digital transformation and the future of education

These experts will explore what would the ultimate ideal education look like, and what stage we are in right now? How is technology transforming education and what does the fourth industrial revolution mean for educators and students? 


14:50 - 15:15

Learning to code with Lego 

This presentation will explore how Lego can be utilised to teach coding, robotics and those important 21st century skills. 


15:20 - 15:45

How you can invigorate education with AI

Case study review of how this start up is shaking up education in China. Looking at how AI is elevating education and techniques to incorporate decision intelligence to enhance the learning experience. 


15:50 - 16:15

Networking break


16:20 - 16:35

Big data presenting big potential in learning 

What if the schools have access to students' data similar to what online stores and social media companies have about their customers? Evaluate the hidden power of unlocking schools’ data to improve student success and overall learning outcomes.  


16:40 - 16:55

How technology can enable financial efficiency, transform workloads and improve engagement

This session with will explore how modern financial management in education leads to sustainable and measurable change, to facilitate growth.


17:00

End of EduTech Orbital Talks day 1


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 11:05

Workshop: 3D printing in education  

Learn how to integrate 3D printing into education and recognise the benefits of their use in advancing education outcomes.


11:10 - 12:05

Workshop: Safe implementation of social media and the internet within the classroom 

This session focuses on the basic knowledge and professional skills that teachers require for adopting safe and pedagogical implementation of internet and social media within educational institutions. 


12:10 - 13:15

Networking break 


13:20 - 13:55

AIEd: AI powering the future of education 

Is the key to democratising education AI? What intelligent technologies already being used to enhanced education and how can schools balance AI effectively with security? 


14:00 - 14:25

Successfully supporting educators in the digital world 

How can leaders create a culture of innovation within education? Explore what strategies and resources are available to provide educators with the skills needed to best harness innovative technologies.


14:30 - 14:55

How AR/VR application within the curriculum is allowing pupils to reach their full potential

Explore options for mixed reality in the classroom and its benefits. Understand how this technology enables a deeper connection with ideas, processes and concepts, to enable deeper understanding and retention of target material and content.


15:00 - 15:25

Networking break 


15:30 - 15:55

Esports in academia: Career pathway or simply entertainment?

The rise of esports in international education is heightening, which leads to the question: Is esports merely an extracurricular activity or a new career pathway?


16:00 - 16:55

Enhancing diversity and inclusion in the classroom with technology

Bringing diversity into the classroom and raising critical questions about cultural empathy is essential in today’s classroom. Recognise technological tools that and help to enhance diversity.


17:00

End of EduTech Orbital Talks day 2


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 12:05

Workshop: Protecting your school properly – upscaling your cyber security skills 

Enhance your cyber security skills whilst developing an understanding of your obligation towards mitigating cyber security risks and 


12:10 - 13:55

Networking break 


14:00 - 14:25

How Digital Transformation will change the education sector across the Kingdom

The kingdom of Saudi Arabia is undergoing significant transformation through which is driven by the ambition of VISION2030. Within this, the educational sector is one of the most important sectors being revolutionised. This session showcase how adoption of innovative and advanced technologies will enable the Kingdom’s vision in Education.


14:30 - 14:55

The exponential potential of combining gamification with immersion in the classroom 


15:00 - 15:25

It’s time to play! Elevating education with games

Exploring AI’s game changing impact within education. 


15:30 - 15:55

Networking break 


16:00 - 16:15

The ‘Smart School’: IOT enabling surveillance and student safety 

Student safety is a top priority. With so much new technology, choosing the right solution for your district, budget and future needs can be challenging. Learn how utilizing IOT, analytics and surveillance technology can propel safety of school buildings in an evolutionary way. 


16:20 - 16:55

Digital skills for the future workforce: Preparing students for jobs that don’t exist yet

Driven by the rapidly changing needs of employers, there is a demand for new skills to align with the advanced technology of the fourth industrial revolution. This session will examine how technology will change job roles and also identify what skills students will need. 


17:00

End of EduTech Orbital Talks