Leaps of Knowledge: The Future of Learning


When: Thu, December 5, 9am – 6pm, 2013
Where: JW Marriott Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Admission: MYR 300 (MYR 150 before 24 Nov)
Info: Event | Registration

The inaugural Leaps of Knowledge Conference brings together prominent thinkers in the fields of innovation, technology and leadership in education. The aim of the conference is to highlight innovations in education technology designed to equip students of today for a digitally-driven future, and to share best practices for implementing them into the teaching and learning experience in schools.
  • Dato’ Sri Idris Jala, CEO, Pemandu 
  • Lord Stewart Sutherland, former Vice-Chancellor, London & Edinburgh Universities 
  • Professor Sugata Mitra, Professor of Educational Technology, Newcastle University 
  • Gregory Bryant, Vice President, Intel Asia Pacific & Japan 
  • Alvin Ung, Author, Barefoot Leadership 
  • Dr Ganakumaran Subramaniam, President, MELTA 
The event consists of a conference in the morning and the option of attending 2 of 8 workshops in the afternoon, followed by a panel wrap-up. Workshops include:
  • Classroom collaboration using Google Apps 
  • The Frog VLE (Virtual Learning Environment) 
  • The Chromebook difference 

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