The programme for the Media & Learning Conference 2011 is now finalised and features a terrific line-up of speakers and activities. You can view the conference programme online at: http://www.media-and-learning.eu/programme.
Media & Learning is aimed at practitioners and policy makers who want to find new and effective ways to use media to enhance the learning process. It is organised in collaboration with the Flemish Ministry of Education and takes place in the Flemish Ministry of Education Headquarters in Brussels on 24-25 November.
Highlights of the conference include keynote presentations by Belgian child psychiatrist Peter Adriaenssens, Richard Harper, Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, UK, Nikos Theodosakis, author of ‘The Director in the Classroom” and Lizbeth Goodman Founder/Director, the SMARTlab Digital Media Institute. The programme includes screenings showing excellent examples of media usage to support learning from Thomson Reuters in the UK and Institut für Film und Bild in Germany, presentations by TV.Klasse in Belgium, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and finalists in the MEDEA Awards 2011 along with discussion sessions, workshops and demonstrations.
Register now on the conference website http://www.media-and-learning.eu.