Glocal After School to organize Online Learning Virtual Conference

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Glocal After School (venture of Glocal Pvt. Ltd), which has been establishing the Online Learning Community and providing different Online Skill Building Courses for Nepalese Market, is organizing a 2- days Online Learning Virtual Conference on 28th and 29th of June 2020.  It is the platform which aims to bring leading Ed-Tech initiatives, academia, policy influencer, journalists to share their novel ideas, experiences, impacts and results on the application of Online Learning practice and community development. GAS e-Learning is a cloud-based e-Learning focusing live & recorded learning platform that intends to develop employability skills of youths, which might not be accessible in schools/colleges.

The conference aims at addressing the main prospects, the challenges and the change in concern within Online Learning. Conference will cover both technical as well as the non-technical aspects of Online Learning. The conference will have an inauguration session by have a conversation with Hon. Giriraj Mani Pokharel, Education Minister, Government of Nepal, with the Executive Director of Glocal Pvt. Ltd., Asish Thakur. The online learning conference will have 3 major areas of discussions as:

  1. Embracing the Online Learning Ecosystem;
  2. The Ins, The Outs and The Affordance to Online Learning and
  3. Maximizing accessibility for Online Learning.

We are having the pioneer national and international speakers from Glocal After School, Khan Academy; 10-Minute School; Kathmandu University; Fuse Classroom, Adamas University, Karkhana; Teach for Nepal; King’s College and CTEVT who will share gripping stories on Online Learning, technology, and the future of learning that will propel the system of learning with inspiration and purpose.

The conference is organized for Corporates; Policy Makers; Students; Universities and Journalists with the belief that they are the major contributor towards the development of the Online Learning Community in Nepal. This is the free conference where interested ones can register through the link: https://glocalafterschool.com/conference/

Mr. Asish Thakur, Executive Director at Glocal Pvt. Ltd shares- “Through this conference, we want to develop an interdisciplinary venue to contribute and discuss the ongoing innovations, applications, and solutions to challenging problems of learning mechanisms. The Conference will be the platform where we gather industry leaders and doers to look at what’s now, what’s new, and what’s next in online learning and development and gain knowledge for establishing an Online Learning Community”.

Event Schedule:

Date

Time

 

28th June

16:00 to 17:30

 

·         Opening Remark (Hon. Giriraj Mani Pokhrel)

Minister, Education, Science & Technology, Nepal

·         Discussion 1: Embracing the Online Learning Ecosystem

·         Remarks on the Discussion

·         Side event (Adaptability of Online Learning)

29th June

16:30 to 18:30

 

·         Discussion 2: The Ins, The Outs and The Affordance to Online Learning

·         Remarks on the Discussion

·         Discussion 3: Maximizing accessibility for Online Learning

·         Closing Remarks

To know more about the conference, please visit the link:

https://glocalafterschool.com/conference/

For more queries regarding the conference, please contact;

Ms. Sushila Shrestha, 9860319032, Glocal Pvt. Ltd.