The Digital Education Show Asia 2014

When: Tue, May 27, 8am – Wed, May 28, 5pm, 2014
Where: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur
Admission: MYR 3500 [Conference] MYR 650 [Education Institutions] Free [Exhibition, Trade Visitors only]
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Co-organised by Terrapinn and MDeC, and supported by the Ministry of Education Malaysia, the 2nd annual Digital Education Show Asia is set to be the most exciting education technology trade event in Asia in 2014.

Conference topics include:
  • Mapping Malaysia’s education blueprint: Where are we now?  - Tan Sri Dato' Haji Muhyiddin Bin Haji Mohd. Yassin, Minister of Education
  • Fixing the Past or Inventing the Future: The Role of Technology for Educational Transformation -  Dr Yong Zhao, Presidential Chair, College of Education, University of Oregon
  • Leading school transformation to a digital ecosystem - Datuk Khair Bin Mohamad Yusof, Director General, Ministry of Education, Malaysia, Malaysia + Panel
  • The Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) in the digital age - Suan Yeo, Education Evangelist, Google, Australia
  • The future now: Blended learning journey at Taylor's University - Chee Leong Lim, Head, e-Learning Academy (eLA), Taylor's University, Malaysia 
  • Leveraging Google Apps to create meaningful, authentic, and relevant student portfolios - Colin Gallagher, Technology Integrator, ISS International School, Singapore
On Floor Seminars (free, as part of the exhibition) include:
  • Building a better education system in Malaysia - Philip Murray, Regional Vice President, Blackboard Asia, Australia
  • Digital learning & education for a skilled global workforce - Sean Elwell-Sutton, Digital Solutions Manager, Cambridge Learning ELT/ESL
  • The 4 Pillars of eLearning - Suresh Krishnasamy, Senior Consultant, eLC Services
  • Transforming English learning with Google Apps for Education - Martin McKay, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Texthelp, UK
  • New tricks for the classroom using the tools you know  - Prof Dr Zulikha Jamaludin, Deputy Director, Center for Teaching and Learning, Universiti Utara Malaysia
  • Unlock the full potential of iPad with Casper Focus - Dave Saltmarsh, JAMF Education Specialist, JAMF Software
  • SWIPE: The solution for powerful presentation using Smart Phones & Tablets PCs - Johnson Lew, Executive Director, E-One Technology