10 July 2006 (Monday)
The Open University of Hong Kong
8:15-9:00 Registration Bank of China Lecture Theatre
9:00-9:15 Opening Ceremony Bank of China Lecture Theatre
9:15-9:50 Keynote Session:
The play's the thing: Designing e-learning games
Dr Clark Quinn
CEO, Quinnovation
(Simultaneous interpretation in Putonghua is provided by Dr Grace Tse)
Bank of China Lecture Theatre
9:50-10:45 Keynote Session (Video):
Engaging and supporting problem solving online

Prof. David Jonassen
Distinguished Professor
Learning Technologies and Educational Psychology
University of Missouri
Bank of China Lecture Theatre
10:45-11:05 Coffee break
11:05-11:30 Keynote Session:
Implementing e-learning as a strategic initiative in higher education
Dr Jerry Yu
Chief Information Officer
City University of Hong Kong
Bank of China Lecture Theatre
11:30-11:55 Keynote Session:
Synergistic learning technology;
theoretical framework and toolkits  
Prof. Zhu Zhiting
Director of Educational Information Center
East China Normal University
(Simultaneous interpretation in Putonghua is provided by Ms Eva Tsang)
Bank of China Lecture Theatre
12:00-1:30 Lunch Buffet
(Lunch is sponsored by Datavision Limited and LogiXML Inc.)
The Metropole Hotel
1:30-5:30 Parallel Paper Presentations A0411-A0415
3:00-4:30 Panel Session:
Web-based tutorial in the context of higher education
Mr Paul Lee
Associate Librarian,
Hong Kong Baptist University Library

Miss Eunice Wong
Bibliographic Instruction Librarian
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Library

Dr Eva Wong
Director, Education Development Office
City University of Hong Kong

Miss Rebecca Yeung
Reference Librarian
The University of Hong Kong Libraries

11 July 2006 (Tuesday)
St Paul's Convent School
8:15-9:00 Registration Entrance of St Paul's Convent School
9:00-9:20 Keynote Session:
IT in education -- a Hong Kong perspective
Mr She Mang
Chief Curriculum Development Officer (IT in Education)
Education and Manpower Bureau (HKSAR)
St Paul's Convent School Hall
9:20-10:00 Keynote Session:
The potential of computer gaming and its survival in education institutions
Dr Lim Cher Ping
Associate Professor

School of Education

Edith Cowan University
St Paul's Convent School Hall
10:00-10:30 Coffee break
10:30-11:15 Keynote Session (Video):
Academic play spaces: designing games for learning
Dr Sasha Barab
Associate Professor
Learning Sciences
IST and Cognitive Science
Indiana University
St Paul's Convent School Hall
11:15-12:00 Keynote Session:
New paradigm of learning and teaching in a networked environment: shift in applying ICT
Prof. Y C Cheng
President, Asia-Pacific Educational Research Association
Head, Asia-Pacific Centre for Education Leadership and School Quality
Hong Kong Institute of Education
St Paul's Convent School Hall
12:00-1:30 Lunch Buffet Regal Hong Kong Hotel
1:30-5:30 Paper Presentations, Workshops and Special Session G7 Theatre, 411, 311, CAL Lab, Microteaching Room, Classroom of the Future
4:30-5:30 Keynote Session (Video):
New learning in the 21st Century: how ICT opens the door to a new world of learning
Prof. Stephen Heppell
Founder, Ultralab
CEO, Heppell.Net
Classroom of the Future


11 July 2006 (Tuesday), St Paul's Convent School

Good IT Practices in Education
Centre of Excellence, EMB

There will be demonstrations of the Interactive Platform and newly developed digital resources for teachers to share good practices that have proven effective in enhancing teaching and learning

11:00-4:00 Vendors' Exhibition
A number of vendors will be exhibiting the latest technology in hardware and software for teaching and learning
Covered Playground