Oct 19, 2021
3:45 pm
4:20 pm
Panel: AI, XR & emerging tech – revolutionizing education end-to-end
  • Empowering teachers with emerging technologies
  • Mass upskilling versus an individual approach
  • What does a realistic, ideal, blended remote and in-person education model look like?
  • What are the challenges of introducing AI and XR into mainstream education (skills and training for teachers, ethics and biases, costs…) and how can they be overcome?
  • What role can AI, XR, robotics and new tech in general play in developing the most relevant skills for the emerging digital economy?

Speakers (6)

Christopher Abraham

CEO & Head Dubai Campus, Sr Vice President Institutional Development, Professor of Leadership, Design Thinking & Organizational Behaviour , SP Jain School of Global Management

Dr. Bernard Ghanem

Deputy Director of AI Initiative, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST)

Renata Morais

Associate Professor - Multimedia Design, Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation

Dr. Ali Nadaf

Head of Data Science and Research, Alef Education

Abbey Palmer

Educational Content Research and Development Lead at the XR Hub, University of Oxford

Jumana Salem

VP Education Tech, Injazat