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Professor Irwin King will present in the coming 2015- Learning and Teaching Expo

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre - 17 November 2015

Learning and Teaching Expo provides an annual platform for school leaders, teachers and educators in Asia to discover the latest developments in educational resources and learning technology.

Learning and Teaching Expo is fully supported by the Education Bureau of the HKSAR and the education communities including government, domestic and international schools in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific Region.

Mr. Victor Cheng, the Executive Director of Hong Kong Education City said the objectives of the Learning & Teaching Expo 2015 is to bring the very latest leading educational technology and resources to Hong Kong, as well as to facilitate exchange of ideas among the teaching community.

In this year’s keynote presentations and seminars, Professor Irwin King is being invited as one of the speakers to share in the meeting. Professor King will share on the topic: Big Education on KEEP (Knowledge and Education Exchange Platform).

 

Main Stage Presentation details 
http://www.ltexpo.com.hk/expo/keynote-presentations/

 

Details of  Professor Irwin King's presentation :

Date:  12 Dec, 2015 (Sat) 
Time:  10:45 - 11:15 
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Hall 5B & C )

 

Professor Irwin Kuo Chin KING

Associate Dean (Education), Faculty of Engineering
Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Director, Rich Media and Big Data Analytics and Application Key Laboratory at the Shenzhen Research Institute (SZRI)
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

Biography

http://www.ltexpo.com.hk/expo/portfolio/professor-irwin-kuo-chin-king/

Irwin King is the Associate Dean (Education) of the Faculty of Engineering and Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is also the Director of Rich Media and Big Data Analytics and Application Key Laboratory at the Shenzhen Research Institute. His research interests include machine learning, social computing, Big Data, data mining, and multimedia information processing. Recently, Prof King has been an evangelist in the use of education technologies in eLearning for the betterment of teaching and learning.

Topic

Big Education on KEEP (Knowledge and Education Exchange Platform)

Abstract

With the recent development of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), University Open Online Course (UOOC), Small Personal Online Course (SPOC), flipped classroom, etc., these novel online eLearning pedagogies provide quality education at a scale to the masses and fuel a transformative change with the use of technology in education. The Knowledge and Education Exchange Platform (KEEP) is an education portal with knowledge aggregation and technology integration that provides an access to quality educational resources. Against this backdrop, how KEEP is being used in Big Education for learning analytics and scaled education anytime, anywhere, on any devices to anyone will be presented in this talk.