Upcoming: International Conference in Uganda 24-26 June 2019: Digitalization and eLearning for Education


  • New technologies affect education
    25. June 2019
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Prepare for new technologies through education
    26. June 2019
    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Closing the Workshop. Distribution of Certificates
    26. June 2019
    4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Keynote Speakers

  • Janet Kataaha Museveni, Uganda
    is from Kajara County, Ntungamo District, Uganda. Janet is the First Lady of Uganda and the Minister for Education and Sports.
  • Wilson Muruli Mukasa, Uganda
    is Cabinet Minister of Public Service in the Ugandan Cabinet. Before that, he was Cabinet Minister of Gender and Social Issues.
  • Rosemary Seninde, Uganda
    is the State Minister for Primary Education in the Ugandan Cabinet. She was appointed to that position on 6 June 2016. Se has been Wakiso District Women's Representative in the Parliament of Uganda for many years.
  • Karl Skaar, Norway
    He is a highly successful professional, with a high degree of entrepreneurial flair, demonstrated through an outstanding record of achievement in formulating business strategies and spearheading complex projects.
  • Robert Okinda, Kenya
    is the Chair of AFQueT and a coordinator of INVEST Africa. He has experience in eLearning, dating back to 2004 when he starting integrating ICT in education. He has designed and developed several e-Learning courses.
  • Iman Ahmed Mohamed, Egypt
    is an architect. She is a Certified Trainer, an Adobe Partner, and an Author. Since 2004, she has given instructor led-training and online training in many countries
  • MagnaFaith, USA
    is the Executive Director of MagnaFaith Consults Proprietress and JK Academy. She has a Masters of Business Administration and a Masters of Science and Management from Strayer University, Washington, DC.
  • Angela Mirembe Semwogerere, Uganda
    has 10 years of experience working in the IT / Telecommunication Industries. She is seasoned in this field and is an authority in matters concerning digitization, youth, and innovation.
  • Francis Macharia, Kenya
    He is a registered eLearning practitioner who is skilled in peer review work on eLearning courses. He works with a middle-level Government TVET institution in Kenya.
  • Jonathan van Schoonhoven, The Netherlands
    is a business advisor in the Duch company Rietveld BV. He has entrepreneurial skills and he has established his own company.
  • Drita Kadriu, Kosovo
    holds a PhD from the Faculty of History and Philology, University of Tirana, Albania. She is Higher Education Director at the Ministry of Education Science and Technology of the Republic of Kosovo.
  • Hielke Wijnia, The Netherlands
    uses different methods and ICT to help students reach their individual goals and growth. He is an assistant headteacher and he has started a master of educational leadership.
  • Cees Gouw, the Netherlands
    is a Physical Education teacher at a secondary school in the Netherlands. The last 10 years he has been involved in setting up talent programs for students and teachers in sports and Economics and Social Business.

Facilitators

Converners

  • Gerald Twagiramungu, Uganda
    is a lawyer in Uganda and he works with the Reeve Advocates from Kampala. He advises corporations on a wide array of legal subjects.

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UpcomingNigeria, July 2019: International Conference, Vocational and Technical Education


  • Guest Reception, Dinner, Life band, Welcome address
    2. July 2019
    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Opening Session, Speeches, Goodwill messages, Key Note Address, Presentation of Lead Papers, Exhibition of innovativemade-in-Africa products
    3. July 2019
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Hero Awards and Music Night, Musical performances, Presentation of Awards to Distinguished Alumni and Heroes of the Faculty
    3. July 2019
    7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Sharing TVET Experiences, Facility tour, Presentation of Academic papers
    4. July 2019
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Drama Night, A classic performance by the Department of Theatre and film studies, UNN
    4. July 2019
    7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Sharing TVET Experiences Presentation of Academic Papers
    5. July 2019
    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Gala Night
    5. July 2019
    7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Airport Shuttle
    1. July 2019 - 6. July 2019
    11:25 PM - 12:25 AM

Keynote Speakers

  • Rosemary Seninde, Uganda
    is the State Minister for Primary Education in the Ugandan Cabinet. She was appointed to that position on 6 June 2016. Se has been Wakiso District Women's Representative in the Parliament of Uganda for many years.
  • Emmanuel Osinem
    is Dean, Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
  • Karl Skaar, Norway
    He is a highly successful professional, with a high degree of entrepreneurial flair, demonstrated through an outstanding record of achievement in formulating business strategies and spearheading complex projects.
  • Shehu Ma'am
    is Professor of Industrial Technical Education and Director, Futmin Ventures, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State.
  • Benjamin A. Ogwo
    is Chair, Department of Career and Technical Educator Preparation, State University of New York, USA.
  • Samson O. Olaitan
    is Emeritus Professor of Agricultural Education, Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
  • MagnaFaith, USA
    is the Executive Director of MagnaFaith Consults Proprietress and JK Academy. She has a Masters of Business Administration and a Masters of Science and Management from Strayer University, Washington, DC.
  • Gifty Twum Ampofo
    Deputy Minister of Education in charge of TVET Ministry of Education Accra Ghana. She is an accomplished politician, an astute leader and a shrewd educationist with over 20 years teaching and school management expertise
  • Robert E. Floden
    is dean of the College of Education. Floden is also a University Distinguished Professor of teacher education, measurement and quantitative methods, mathematics education, educational psychology and educational policy.

Converners

  • Emmanuel Osinem
    is Dean, Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
  • Karl Skaar, Norway
    He is a highly successful professional, with a high degree of entrepreneurial flair, demonstrated through an outstanding record of achievement in formulating business strategies and spearheading complex projects.

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