World Learning Summit 2020

program details: Complete program under development — please come back often

MAY 27TH: OPEN SUMMIT

FUTURE LEARNING LAB

OPEN SUMMIT ON MAY 27TH: POLICY-MAKERS, EDUCATORS, RESEARCH ACADEMICS,
BUSINES LEADERS, PUBLIC OFFICIALS, TECH ENTREPRENEURS, AND MORE – JOIN US FOR THE DAY OR STICK AROUND FOR THE ENTIRE WLS 2020. 

REGISTRATION, POSTER SESSIONS

8:30 – 11:00

MAIN HALL, UNIVERSITY OF AGDER

Separate program for non-announced workshops

WELCOME ADRESSES

11:00 – 11:15

SUNNIVA WHITTAKER: UiA PRESIDENT

TBA: 

11:15 SUMMIT THEME – REFLECTIONS AND AGENDAS:

KEITH DEVLIN, STANFORD UNIVERSITY and DONNA KIDWELL, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY

INTRODUCING SUMMIT HOST: TBA

11:30 RESEARCH KEYNOTE

PHIL LONG: GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY 

TRANMSFORMING HIGHER EDUCATION –

THE CHALLENGE OF LIFE LONG LEARNING

12:00 KEYNOTE Q & A RESPONSES

KEITH DEVLIN: STATE UNIVERSITY EMERITUS

PANEL GUESTS: TBA

12:30 LUNCH

SERVED IN THE UIA CANTINA

13:30 PROFESSION KEYNOTE

PHIL KOMARNY: VICE PRESIDENT OF INNOVATIONS, SALESFORCE

LEARNING AND EDUCATION TRANSFORMED: WHO OWNS MY COMPETENCE? WHAT IS AN EXAM WORTH?

14:00 PARALELL SESSION 1

TBA

PARALLEL SESSION 2

TBA

PARALLEL SESSION 3

TBA

14:00 PARALELL SESSION 4

TBA

PARALLEL SESSION 5

TBA

PARALLEL SESSION 6

TBA

15:30 ROUNDTABLE:

HOSTS: DONNA KIDWELL, VIDAR MORTENSEN

LEARNING IN THE AGE OF GLOBAL MOBILITY –  CHALLENGES OF POLITICS FOR A SUSTAINABLE LEARNING FUTURE

16:30: FIRESIDE CHAT

SUMMIT HOST IN CONVERSATION WITH INVITED GUESTS

DOWNTOWN KRISTIANSAND

19:00 – 22:00 PM SUMMIT DINNEER

DINNER INCLUDED IN ALL SUMMIT TICKETS

MAY 28TH: RESEARCH CONFERENCE PROGRAM
TBA

MAY 29TH: RESEARCH CONFERENCE PROGRAM
TBA