The opening plenary panelists will reflect on the conference theme from their international perspectives and help delegates chart the coordinates of the conference. They bring a wealth of expertise and years of international experience to our conference:
Dr. Huang Hoon Chng is Associate Provost and Director of the Centre for Development of Teaching and Learning at National University of Singapore. She is also a co-editor of the International Journal for Academic Development.
Dr. Joy Mighty is Associate Vice-President for Teaching and Learning at Carleton University in Canada and a former President of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE).
Dr. Torgny Roxå is Senior Lecturer and Academic Developer In the Center for Engineering Education at Lund University in Sweden, and a former Vice President of the International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ISSOTL).
Dr. Mary Deane Sorcinelli is Co-Principal Investigator of the Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative at the Association of American Universities, and Senior Fellow at the Institute for Teaching Excellence and Faculty Development, University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is a former president of the Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education.
We will be profiling these keynotes speakers in the months to come, so stay tuned!