Tentative Schedule:

The conference will highlight grass-root developments from perspective of open universities, and collect good practices from Shanghai as well as the outside world. Through diversified activities such as high-level keynotes, parallel sessions, expert interactions, case studies and onsite visit, it aims to be successfully concluded with rich and practical outcomes. The tentative schedule is as follows:

  

30 May (Friday)

Event

9:00-9:30

Opening Ceremony

9:30-9:50

Coffee break

9:50-11:20

Keynote Speech I

by Prof. Chris Dede, Harvard University

11:20-12:00

Keynote Speech II

by Prof. Yang Zhijian, Open University of China

12:00-13:30

Lunch

13:30-14:10

Keynote Speech III

by Prof. Jiang Hong, Shanghai Open University

14:10-14:50

Keynote Speech IV

by Prof. Marcus Specht, Open University of the Netherlands

14:50-15:10

Coffee break

15:10-15:50

Keynote Speech V

by Prof. Cheng Jiangang, Tsinghua University

15:50-16:30

Visit to Digital Laboratory for Open Learning

31 May (Saturday)

Event

9:00-11:00

UNESCO Chairs Parallel Sessions:

l  MOOCs and Ubiquitous Learning

l  Big Data, Cloud Computing and Ubiquitous Learning

l  Micro-Course and Mobile Learning

l  Learning Outcome Assessment and Ubiquitous Learning

11:00-11:20

Coffee break

11:20-12:00

Closing Ceremony

12:00-13:30

Lunch

13:30-17:00

Onsite Visit: Ubiquitous Learning in Shanghai