Education is gradually undergoing a radical shift from traditional teaching methods, certificate-driven, face-to-face learning delivery to a more dynamic, student-focused and open course models. The traditional delivery of education gradually being replaced by digital learning models.
No doubt technology has greatly affected and impacted the way learning is delivered. There are many advances in technology that are now used in the classroom and have greatly improved the student’s learning process.
In a bid to drive the adoption of a better learning delivery model in Nigeria’s education sector, Brainiacs STEM & Robotics, Nigeria’s leading STEM education and robotics technology solution provider is organizing her first annual education technology conference, “Africa Edtech Fair, Lagos 2019”. The two-day conference is scheduled to hold at the Muson center Onikan, Lagos from 28th-29, June 2019. The topic for this year’s conference is “Accelerating Innovation”. Register to attend Here
The conference will witness the gathering of leading experts and stakeholders in the education sector from around the continent for an intensive, highly collaborative exploration of new technologies, best practices, and discussion of topical issues that affects Nigeria’s Education sector.
The conference is also expected to create more impacts by adding value to more than 200 schools, 300 educators and students who will be participants of the conference. Key players, policymakers and stakeholders in the education and technology space in the West Africa region will collaborate and x-tray ways of driving the adoption of a better learning delivery model as well as exchange ideas on improving the current learning infrastructures.
The conference will feature Exhibitions of products and services by leading education and technology firms creating useful solutions in the Edutech space.
Are you an educator, administrator, librarian, developer, or an investor ?. This is the best opportunity for you to attend one of Africa’s largest Education Technology conference this month.
Highlighted below are five (5) reasons why you should attend this year’s Africa Edtech Fair, Lagos 2019 conference and what you should expect.
1. Capacity building:
For school owners, educators, policymakers, government agencies and stakeholders in the education sector, Africa Edtech Fair, Lagos 2019 will present an opportunity for capacity development, understanding the demands and latest trends in education and how technology is changing the education landscape. This conference will be an opportunity to connect with digital learning educators and leaders alike. Advisory Board attendees include leaders from both private and public schools, education agencies, etc.
Some of the brightest education professionals and technology solution providers will be sharing their success stories which participants can learn from. Participants will get to learn how best to make a digital transformation switch in education.
Speakers like Mr. Olaoluwa Oguntuyi, Director of Technical & Vocational Services at Lagos Technical & Vocational Education Board, Adeyoyin Adesina, CEO, Corona Schools Trust Council and Dr. Isah Ali Pantami, Director, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) will be sharing from their wealth of experience.
At the panel sessions, participants will also be opportune to learn from experienced professionals in implementing digital technologies strategies in their schools or businesses. This includes areas like virtual reality, Deploying Interactive Lesson, Computational and design thinking.
2. Access to education solutions and software tools:
At the conference, many technology tools used in education will be on display at various exhibition stands. Education technology vendors and other partners will be ground to showcase technology tools/solutions administrators and school owners can adopt in their schools to gain competitive advantage. Participants will also get to experience virtual reality and explore the latest solutions used in the classroom.
3. Access to quality training- for teachers:
In addition to highlighting new technology, the conferences will offer a plethora of training sessions to educate the educators. You will get to share ideas with others, gain new insights, and learn about the latest trends in educational technology.
Teachers will have the opportunity of self-improvement training aimed at integrating technology in the classroom. Teachers will also learn the basics of application of STEAM tools to enhance pupil’s engagement, creativity, and innovation.
4. Different Interesting Sessions:
The conference will include panel sessions, breakout sessions, additional training workshops designed to maximize professional development for your entire school. The conference environment will enable a personalized and authentic learning environment with an emphasis on peer-to-peer sharing and networking.
The Exhibition will be an extraordinary sub-event as it will showcase creative solutions and products. The Exhibition hall will pack innovative solutions and products that fuels creativity, ignites minds and provide inspiration.
Design Thinking and Hackathon are also competitions that would be happening during the conference.
5. Get an exciting moment of fun:
Above all, participants will get to have an exciting moment of fun with friends and colleagues. Africa Edtech fair promises to be eventful, with lots of amazing games, Hackathon and design thinking competitions, prize giveaways, music, and networking.
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