eLearning for Human Capability Development

24-27 January 2022

About the Conference

The National eLearning Center organizes the International Conference "eLearning for Human Capability Development" from 24-27 January, 2022 under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Education and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National eLearning Center, Dr. Hamad bin Mohammad Al Al-Sheikh. Local and global experts are participating in the conference that foreseeing the future of eLearning in the Kingdom and its impact on human capability development to build globally competitive citizens.

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Sessions





Opening Session

First Session


Ministerial Panel - eLearning as an Enabler and Accelerator for Human Capability Development

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The opening session will address the following:

- The role of eLearning as an enabler and accelerator in Human Capability Development.

- Developing the skills that meet the Human Capability Development Program’s goal to enhance citizens' competitiveness locally and globally. 

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H.E Dr. Hamad bin Muhammad Al-AlSheikh

Minister of Education
The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the National eLearning Center


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H.E Dr. Khalid bin Abdullah Alsabti

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Education and Training Evaluation Commission



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H.E Dr. Abdullah bin Nasser Abuthnain

Vice Minister of Human Resources and Social Development



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H.E Dr. Ahmed bin Fahad Alfahaid

Governor of Technical and Vocational Training Corporation




Upskilling, Reskilling and Lifelong Learning

First Session


Country/Regional Experience

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The session will address the following:

- Country/Region perspective in fostering upskilling and reskilling.

- Lifelong learning through eLearning.

Recorded session Session Summary



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Navanit Samaiyar

Head of Future Skills Growth and Learner Success at NASSCOM



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Eng. Anas Al-Mudaifer

CEO of Human Capability Development Program



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Brikena Xhomaqi

Director of Lifelong Learning Platform - European Civil Society Education



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Dr. Rami Alsakran

Director of Strategy
Moderator



Second Session


Intergovernmental Experience and Policy Perspective

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The session will address the following:

- Skills and employability.

- Lifelong learning systems from both policy and practice perspectives.

Recorded session Session Summary



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Dr. Borhene Chakroun

Director of Policies and Lifelong Learning Systems at UNESCO



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Pedro Moreno da Fonseca

Lifelong Learning Specialist at ILO



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Dr.Hajar bin Asfour

Moderator




eLearning Platforms

First Session


Platform Strategy - Integrated Ecosystem and Impact

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The session will address the following:

- Why platform strategy is imperative?

- The role of the integrated ecosystem in delivering efficient eLearning and improved learning outcomes. 

Recorded session Session Summary



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Dr. Rami Alsakran

Director of Strategy
Moderator


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Dr. Peter C. Evans

Managing Partner at the Platform Strategy Institute



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Dr. Geoffrey G. Parker

Author, Visiting Scholar and Research Fellow



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Dr. Rob Abel

Chief Executive Officer at IMS Global Learning Consortium




Second Session


eLearning Platform Experience

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The session will address the following:

- eLearning platform experience.

- Upskilling and reskilling through eLearning platforms and their impact in meeting the labor market needs.

Recorded session Session Summary



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Dr. Anant Agarwal

Founder and CEO of edX



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Jeff Maggioncalda

CEO of Coursera



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Andy Hancock

CEO of FutureLearn



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Dr. Badar Alharbi

Deputy Director General for Training at Institute of Public Administration



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Dr.Hajar bin Asfour

Moderator




Micro-credentials

First Session


Micro-credentials and their Role in Enhancing Future Skills

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The session will address the following:

- The need for Micro-credentials today.

- The Micro-credentials role in accelerating and filling the skill gap between academia and the labor market.

Recorded session Session Summary



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Dr. Mark Brown

Director of the National Institute for Digital Learning



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Alex Kaplan

Head of Digital Credentials at IBM



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Dr. John Domingue

Director of KMI



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Dr. Majdah Shugdar

Director General of Training Department at Education and Training Evaluation Commission



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Dr. Rami Alsakran

Director of Strategy
Moderator









Workshops



Micro-credentials
Anthony Camilleri
Knowledge Innovation Centre

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Designing for Micro-Learning
Dr. Alan Bruce
European Commission

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Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)
Dr. Colin Smythe
IMS Global

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Participating Entities




برنامج تنمية القدرات
الوزارة
الموارد البشرية والتنمية الإجتماعية
هيئة تقويم التعليم و التدريب
tvtc
معهد الإدارة
ILO
IMS GLOBAL
اثرائي
Future Learn
edx
COURSERA






Sponsors





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