Based on the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, to mark the 2015 as the ‹Year
of Innovation›, ACTVET launches TVET Innovation Conference to foster Innovation in Applied Learning with a focus on showcasing innovations in teaching, learning, administration and student services from the perspective of administrators, teachers, and students. The event will bring together thought leaders, experts, academics and specialists to share their diverse views and innovative approaches on the future of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in the UAE.
Innovation is more than a soft skill, it is a way of thinking, a concept much like total quality management that is always present no matter what the task or circumstance. As such an innovative perspective not only impacts the development and improvement of technology but also teaching and learning, human resource management, enrolment management, indeed everything within an educational organization can and should be re-imagined and improved.
The Conference will explore innovation in in different aspects of TVET:
1. Innovations in Teaching and Learning for TVET
2. Innovations in Technology to Support TVET
3. Innovations in TVET Organisational Systems
4. Innovations in Partnership Models for TVET