15 - 16 June, 2016
Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore

Cher Ping Lim


Professor of Curriculum and Innovations, Editor-in-Chief
Hong Kong Institute of Education, The internet and Higher Education


09:10 Taking an holistic approach towards blended learning in higher education institutions

  1. Blended learning – What, Why and How?
  2. A proposed framework for blended learning in higher education institutions:
  • Vision and underlying philosophy;

  • Curriculum and assessment;

  • Professional development of leaders and teachers;

  • Learning support;

  • Infrastructure, hardware and resources;

  • Policy and institutional structure;

  • Internal and external partnerships; and

  • Research and evaluation.


  • The components of the framework will be discussed with university examples from leading Asia- Pacific countries such as Tsinghua University, Seoul National University and Nanyang Technological University

    10:20 Panel: Fostering teacher innovation to create a culture of blended learning in the Asia

    • Ensuring staff have the right skill sets to utilise technology and understand the pedagogy that supports it
    • Using the a a affordances of technology to change staff mind-sets and create higher adaption and adoption rates
    • Allowing for individual teaching styles to achieve buy-in of academics
    • Fostering an understanding of student and academic expectations from technology use and challenges in today’s continuously evolving online learning environments


    Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Cher Ping.

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