EdaraLab Education Management by Harvard Business Review aims to contribute to the national discussion on how to improve education and how to position the U.A.E. as a regional center of educational excellence. We have assembled a team of international, regional and local Education Experts in the U.A.E. to discuss how leadership strategy, financial management, academic excellence and technology integration can help build a trusted and relevant education Eco-system as well as regional and global reputation for educational excellence.
Who`s Speaking?(in Alphabetical order)
Why you should attend?
|November 12, 2018|
|08:00 - 08:45||Registration and refreshments|
|09:00 - 09:10||Opening remarks and welcome from Hamoud AlMahmoud, Editor-In-Chief, Harvard Business Review Arabia|
|09:10 - 09:30||
Mohammed Khalifa AlNuaimi, Director of the Education Affairs Office, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court.
|09:30 - 09:50||Education Redefined|
|09:30 - 09:50||
Forging New Horizons: Learning Re-Imagined
Dr. Mansoor AlAwar, Chancellor & Founder, Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University.
|09:50 - 10:10||
AI is changing universities
Professor Ramesh Jagannathan, Vice Provost for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Managing Director of startAD, NYU Abu Dhabi.
|10:10 - 10:30||
In Conversation with Sir Christopher Stone
Sir Christopher Stone, Global Chief Education Officer, GEMS.
Hamoud Almahmoud, Editor in Chief, Harvard Business Review.
|10:30 - 10:50||Coffee Break and Networking Session|
|10:50 - 11:35||Strategy & Leadership|
|10:50 - 11:35||
Education and the Knowledge Economy – The new Challenges facing the Education System in the GCC Talent Challenge
|11:35 - 11:55||
Future-proofing your Organization
Mohammed Arab, Enterprise Lead MENA, Udacity.
|11:55 - 12:15||
Business intelligence in Higher Education - Tatweer and Najran University, leap forward to smart Decision Support System (DSS).
Bandar AlShehri, Qualitative Programs Department Director at Tatweer, KSA.
|12:15 - 13:30||Prayer Break and Lunch|
|13:30 - 14:15||Talent for Tomorrow’s Economy|
|13:30 - 14:15||
Overcoming the Talent Challenge
|14:15 - 14:35||
The Disconnect between Education and Entrepreneurship
Professor Abdullah Abonamah, President & Provost, Abu Dhabi School of Management.
|14:35 - 14:55||
Education with Real Impact – the Reengineering of Education in the UAE
Professor Raed Shubair, Senior Advisor & Higher Education Expert, Ministry of Education, UAE.
|14:55 - 15:15||Coffee Break and Networking Session|
|15:15 - 16:00||Innovation & Transformation in Education|
|15:15 - 16:00||
Preparing for a VR and AI world - Visual literacy and Values
|16:00 - 16:20||
Reimagining the Student Journey
Sebastian Hare, Manager, Education & Skills Practice, PwC Middle East.
|16:20 - 16:30||Chairman Closing Remark and end of Conference|