Programme

Please click on the sessions below to view specific presentations & time allocations

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2024

UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY – AFRICA, NAIROBI, KENYA

 

Moderator: Desmond Otwoma

 

TIME

 

VENUE

07:00 -

08:20

REGISTRATION

USIU Main Auditorium Foyer

08:20 - 08:30

Opening Ceremony: Entertainment from USIU Students.

PLENARY USIU Main Auditorium

08:30 - 08:40

Welcome Note: Prof. Wanja Tenambergen, AFELT President

08:40 - 08:50

Remarks by USIU Vice Chancellor

08:50 - 09:05

Former ICED President Address: Prof. Kasturi Behari-Leak

09:05 -  09:15

Cultural Item by USIU Students: An African Dance.

09:15 - 09:30

Opening the conference: Dr. Beatrice Muganda, Permanent Secretary, Higher Education (Ministry of Education, Kenya)

What ecosystems befit the Competency Based Curriculum? What frameworks do we need to build competences for these ecosystems?

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Angela Owusu-Ansah, Provost Ashesi University

Ubuntu and Learning Ecosystems: How have African Universities embraced their rich culture to create ecosystems that are responding to the future of work?

10:30 - 11:00

COMFORT BREAK

11:00 -

13:00

PARALLEL SESSION 1

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Paper Presentations T1

 

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Workshop T1

 

Workshop T2

 

Workshop T3

Symposium T1

 

 

Venue: Room SC6

Venue: Rooms SC8, SC4

Venue: Room SC7

Venue: Room SC2

Venue: Room SC1

Venue: Room SC3

Venue: Rooms  LT3, SC5

13:00 - 14:00

LUNCH BREAK

14:00 -

16:00

PARALLEL SESSION 2

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1 and Subtheme 2

Paper Presentations T1

 

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Workshop T1

 

Workshop T2

 

Workshop T3

Symposium T1

Symposium  T2


 

 

Venue: Room SC6

Venue: Rooms SC8, SC4

Venue: Rooms SC7, SC5

Venue: Room SC2

Venue: Room SC1

Venue: Room SC3

Venue: Rooms LT4, LT3

16:00 -

17:00

PARALLEL SESSION 3

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Paper Presentations T1

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Workshop T1

 

Workshop T2

 

 

Venue: Rooms SC1, SC3, SC4, SC5

Venue: Room SC6

Venue: Rooms SC8, SC7, SC2

Venue: Room LT3

Venue:  Room LT4

17:00 -

17:15

COMFORT BREAK

17:15 -

18:00

Creative spaces - Free for members to connect with each other.

THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2024

UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY – AFRICA, NAIROBI, KENYA

 

Moderator: Wanja Tenambergen


TIME

 

VENUE

07:00 - 08:20

REGISTRATION

USIU Main Auditorium Foyer

08:20 -

09:20

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Mike Kuria, CEO - Commission for University Education - Establishing sustainable frameworks that advance higher education ecosystems for competency development.

PLENARY USIU Main Auditorium

09:20 - 10:20

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Paper Presentations T1

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Venue: Rooms SC1, SC2, SC3, SC4, SC5, SC6, SC7

Venue: Room SC8

Venue: Rooms SC8, LT3

10:30 -  11:00

COMFORT BREAK

11:00 -

13:00

PARALLEL SESSION 4

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Paper Presentations T1

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Workshop T1

 

Workshop T2

 

Workshop T3

Symposium T3

 

Venue: Room SC6

Venue: Room SC8

Venue: Rooms SC7, SC4

Venue: Room SC2

Venue: Room SC1

Venue: Rooms SC3, SC5

Venue: Rooms LT3, LT4, SC5

13:00 -

14:00

LUNCH BREAK

14:00 -

16:00

PARALLEL SESSION 5

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Subtheme 2: Design Ecosystems That Nurture The Competencies That Our Graduates Should Exhibit

Subtheme 3: Build Capacity Among Ourselves To Navigate And Influence These Ecosystems

Subtheme 1: The Elements Of Ecosystems That Support Learning For The Future

Paper Presentations T1

Paper Presentations T2

 

Paper Presentations T3

Workshop T1

 

Workshop T2

 

Workshop T3

Symposium T1

 

Venue: Rooms SC6, SC4       

Venue: Rooms SC8, LT4

Venue: Room SC7

Venue: Room SC2

Venue: Room SC1

Venue: Rooms SC3, SC5

Venue: Rooms LT3

16:00 - 17:00

PARALLEL SESSION 6

Karibu Café: Pechakucha

 

Venue: Rooftop

17:00 - 17:15

COMFORT BREAK

17:15 -

18:00

Design Thinking Lab: Registered members may host a thinking lab to create space for ideation.

18:00 -

20:00

The Gala Dinner: Awards Ceremony
Moderator: AFELT
Awards: ICED President

VENUE: SAFARI PARK HOTEL

FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2024

UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY – AFRICA, NAIROBI, KENYA

 

Moderator: Mary Kiguru

TIME

 

VENUE

07:00 - 08:20

REGISTRATION

USIU Main Auditorium Foyer

08:20 - 09:20

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Mays Imad: Nurturing Future Legacies: Educational Developers as Catalysts for Justice and Healing within Societal Ecosystems

PLENARY USIU Main Auditorium

09:20 - 10:15

Panel Discussion: Mixed graduate and undergraduate students- Cross Disciplinary

10:15 - 10:45

Reflective Panel: Highlights from Keynote speakers

10:45 - 11:15

COMFORT BREAK

11:15 - 11:45

 Thematic conclusions: Prof. Wanja Tenambergen, AFELT President

 

11:45 - 12:45

Keynote Address: Dr. Donna Ellis, ICED President

12:45 - 13:00

Vote of thanks: Mary Kiguru, AFELT: Secretary General

 

13:00

CLOSING LUNCHEON: USIU