Meet the Experts (OECD Presentations): Tuesday 14 September - 15h30-17h00

 

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Conference Centre Room - CC15

1. Tertiary education and vocational education and training

 

Chair Professor Heather Eggins, University of Strathclyde

Speakers:

  • Tertiary Education: Paulo Santiago, OECD Senior Analyst
  • Vocational Education and Training: Simon Field, OECD Senior Analyst

 

 

Conference Centre Room - CC13

2. University futures and technology in education

 

Chair: Professor Ellen Hazelkorn, Dublin Institute of Technology

Speakers:

  • University futures: Kiira Karkkainen, OECD Analyst
  • Technology in Education: Katerina Ananiadou, OECD Analyst 

 

Conference Centre Room - CC1+5

3. HE in Cities & Regions – How to lead an entrepreneurial and locally engaged university?

 

Moderator: Jaana Puukka, OECD Analyst 

Speakers:

  • Maria Helena Nazare, Vice President, European University Association, Former Rector of the University of Aveiro, Portugal, University of Aveiro and the process of institutional transformation
  • Francesc-Xavier Grau-Vidal, Rector, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain, University Rovira i Virgili as a leader of strategic development in Southern Catalonia
  • John Goddard, Emeritus Professor, Formerly Deputy Vice Chancellor, CURDS, Newcastle University, United Kingdom, Leading city and regional engagement: Lessons from the OECD reviews as appied to Newcastle University

 

Conference Centre Room - CC10

4. Supporting quality teaching in higher education and AHELO 

 

Chair: Vin Massaro, Professorial Fellow, LH Martin Institute for Higher Education Leadership and Management, University of Melbourne

 

Speakers:

  • Quality Teaching: Fabrice Hénard, OECD Analyst
  • AHELO: Diane Lalancette, OECD Analyst
  • Fernando Leon Garcia, President, CETYS University, Mexico:
    • What are the main reasons, as a University leader of CETYS and formerly of City University Seattle, to commit in quality of teaching and of learning?
    • What main actions/strategies have been undertaken in your institutions?
    • And what are/were the main challenges that your institutions faced?

 

Conference Centre Room - CC7

5.  Tertiary education: Highlights from Education at a Glance 2010

 

Chair: Michaela Martin, Programme Specialist, International Institute for Educational Planning, UNESCO

 

Speakers:

  • Eric Charbonnier, OECD Analyst
  • Bo Hansson, OECD Analyst

 

Discussant:

  • Art Hauptman, Public policy consultant, United States, Higher Education Authority – Ireland,

 

 

Related Documents

 

Parallel Group Session 1: Monday 13 September, 14h15 - 15h45

Parallel Group Session 2: Monday 13 September, 16h15 - 17h45

Parallel Group Session 3: Tuesday 14 September, 13h30 - 15h00