AGENDA 2022

Latest agenda for conference “EdTech World Forum 2022” being held on May 30-31, 2022 in London, UK.

30th May
09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: Digital Transformation of the EdTech Sector: 6 Key Technologies

Dr. Sophie Bruggemann, Sr. Data Strategy & Engineering Lead, Global Marketing & Communications // Direct to Consumer, PEARSON

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: The future of high stakes school assessment

Sarah Hughes, Research and Thought Leadership Lead, Cambridge University Press and Assessment

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Current and Future: EdTech for online and blended delivery in HE

Dr Michael Chai, Reader in Internet of Things, QM Director of Joint Programme with BUPT, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: The trend of students and educators rethinking the traditional educational mode

Anthony Tattersall, Vice President, COURSERA

10:20 AM
NETWORKING BREAK (TEAS & SNACKS)
Raphael BettiRaphael Betti - Head of Equity Risk Management , European Investment Fund (EIF)

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: KICKSTART INNOVATION WITH EDTECH

Oana Ria, EdTech & New Work Lead, Kickstart

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: DIGITALIZATION IN HIGHER ED USING OPENSOURCE TECHNOLOGIES
, ACUMEN

Kirsten Ingmar Heiss, Managing Director, OpenCampus GmbH

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: LATEST MARKET TRENDS IN GLOBAL EDTECH SECTOR 2021-2022

  • Panelists:
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  • Dr. Sophie Bruggemann, Sr. Data Strategy & Engineering Lead, Global Marketing & Communications // Direct to Consumer, PEARSON
  • Sarah Hughes, Research and Thought Leadership Lead, Cambridge University Press and Assessment
  • Anthony Tattersall, Vice President, COURSERA
  • Dr Michael Chai, Reader in Internet of Things, QM Director of Joint Programme with BUPT, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK WITH NETWORKING

01:30 PM
AUGMENTED REALITY AND LEARNING INNOVATION

Professor Debbie Holley, Professor Of Learning Innovation, University of Bournemouth

01:45 PM
How Life Based Learning enables you to bring all your powers to work

Riccarda Zezza - CEO - Lifeed

02:00 PM
How Simulation-Based Learning is Transforming Education

Connor Chau, Full-Stack Developer, InStage

02:15 PM
The Future of Learning, Neurodiversity & Educational Games

Reedah El-Saie, Founder, Xplorealms
02:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK (TEAS & SNACKS)
Rodney SchwartzRodney Schwartz - CEO , ClearlySo

03:00 PM
AI In TEACHING

Holger Sommerfeldt, Rector, IU Internationale Hochschule

03:15 PM
Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) To improve literacy skills

Kim Antoniou, CEO, Auris Tech

03:30 PM
EdTech and Analytics

IBM, Speaker TBC
03:45 PM
Helsinki Edtech Testbed – Co-creation with Edtech Companies

Marjo Kenttälä, Innovation Agent Company, City of Helsinki | City Executive Office | Economic Development | Innovations and New Experiments

31st May
09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: EDTECH FOR RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING

Andrew Clements, CEO & Founder - Edease

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: How Tech-enabled Open Content Drives Innovation in Online Learning
Michele GiddensMichele Giddens - Co-Founder and Partner , BRIDGES FUND MANAGEMENT

Brian Jacobs, Ph.D., CEO, panOpen

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Enhance Digital Learning Platform - An Evolving Learning Ecosystem
Mauricio RODRIGUESMauricio RODRIGUES - Co-Head, Impact Investing , BARCLAYS WEALTH

Vikki LiogierNational Head of EdTech & Digital Skills, EDUCATION & TRAINING FOUNDATION

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: EdTech integration within schools

Adam Webster, Deputy Head (Innovation), Caterham School

10:20 AM
NETWORKING BREAK (TEAS & SNACKS)

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: Reaching Learners & Driving Outcomes in the Global Knowledge Economy
Tom BrittonTom Britton - Co-Founder , SYNDICATEROOM

Krishna Gupta, EdTech Executive - GOOGLE

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: EDTECH DISRUPTION FOR BLENDED AND FLIPPED LEARNING
Hannah SchiffHannah Schiff - Manager, Research , GIIN (Global Impact Investing Network)

Dr Matthew Yee-King, Programme Director, Computer Science BSc online, Goldsmiths, University of London

11:30 PM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EXPLORING NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN GLOBAL EDTECH MARKETS
Nigel Kershaw OBENigel Kershaw OBE - Chair , The Big Issue Group

  • Panelists:
  • Krishna Gupta, EdTech Executive - GOOGLE
  • Danielius Stasiulis - CEO, co-founder - BitDegree
  • Andrew Clements, CEO & Founder - Edease
  • Brian Jacobs, Ph.D., CEO, panOpen
  • Vikki LiogierNational Head of EdTech & Digital Skills, EDUCATION & TRAINING FOUNDATION

12:30 PM
LUNCH BREAK WITH NETWORKING

01:30 PM
Creating Sticky learning EdTech Environments with highly relevant educational videos.
Alexander BrunnerAlexander Brunner - Head of Impact Investments , LGT Bank (Zurich)

Fizza Imam, Founder, Boclips

01:45 PM
Great Resignation, Great Opportunity: Case for Humanizing EdTech

Speaker TBA

02:00 PM
EdTech leading a revolution in English Language Learning?

Dylan Jones, Commercial Development Director, British Council

02:15 PM
Web3 Learning Metaverse

Danielius Stasiulis - CEO, co-founder - BitDegree

02:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK (TEAS & SNACKS)

03:00 PM
Diversity & Inclusion in EdTech
Klaus-Michael ChristensenKlaus-Michael Christensen - President , Swiss Impact Investment Association (SIIA)

Germán Bencci, Founder of CodeYourFuture

03:15 PM
Digital Wellbeing @ BCoT
McKinsey & CompanyMcKinsey & Company - (Speaker TBC)

Speaker TBA

03:30 PM
HOW DATA STORYTELLING DRIVES POSITIVE EDTECH OUTCOMES

Richard Silvester, Founder & CEO, inforgr8

03:45 PM
CLOSING KEYNOTE - EdTech Strategy for Privacy and Protection

Jen Persson, Director, defenddigitalme