Day 1 Programme

1 NOVEMBER 2018, THURSDAY

08.00 – 09.00

REGISTRATION

09.00 – 09.20

OPENING CEREMONY
Guest-of-Honour: Mr Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Trade and Industry & Ministry of Education

09.20 – 10:15

KEYNOTE 1 – WORK AND LEARNING: CONQUER NEW FRONTIERS
Loh Lik Peng, Founder, Unlisted Collection

10:15 – 10.25

SYMPOSIUM APP CHALLENGE – CONQUER ONLINE FRONTIERS!

10.25 – 10.55

Teabreak

10.55 – 11.50

KEYNOTE 2 – MODERN WORKPLACE LEARNING: A NEW APPROACH FOR TODAY’S WORKPLACE AND WORKFORCE
Jane Hart, Founder, Centre for Learning and Performance Technologies (C4LPT)

11.50 – 11.55

Move!

11.55 – 12.40

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Session 1.1 – Supporting Enterprises & Building HR Practices Through Skills Framework. A Must-have Resource Seize!
Barry Chou (SkillsFuture Singapore) & Winston Sng (UTAC)

Session 1.2 – Readiness for Global SMEs – Redefining Academic and Vocational Education Seize!
Prof Dr Anne Dreier, Prof Dr habil. Richard Merk & Prof Dr Volker Wittberg (Fachhochschule des Mittelstands)

Session 1.3 – Using Interactive Video for Skills-based Training – A Case Study and Proposed Framework Transform!
Mark Nivan Singh & Kwa Lay Ping (Singapore Polytechnic)

Session 1.4 – Learning Imagoes as Means of Reinventing the TAE Practitioner Adapt!
Karen Lam (SeraphCorp Institute)

Session 1.5 – “Cher! I need help!” Understanding Motivating Factors & Challenges Faced by Continuing Education and Training (CET) Learners Transform!
Goh Miah Kiat, Loh Gin Hin, Zhang Pengchi, Tan Lay Khee, Khin Mar Mar & Guo Ren (Temasek Polytechnic)

Session 1.6 – Overhauling Leadership Development Programme: A Digital Transformation Journey Transform!
Sarmista Mondol (IBM Singapore)

12.40 – 14.00

Lunch

14.00 – 14.45

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Session 2.1 – The Modern AI-powered TAE: Leveraging AI & Data Science Transform!
Hector Lin & Eddie Lim (JobKred)

Session 2.2 – Training and Adult Education (TAE) Landscape in Singapore – Profiles and Challenges of the TAE Providers and Professionals Seize!
Dr Chen Zan (Institute for Adult Learning)

Session 2.3 – Professional Learning: Multi-disciplinary and Industry Practice Partnership Transform!
Dr Liew Beng Keat (Republic Polytechnic)

Session 2.4 – Self-awareness – The #1 Superskill for the Modern Career (Part I) Adapt!
Crystal Lim-Lange & Dr Gregor Lim-Lange (Forest Wolf)

Session 2.5 – Usefulness of Blog Activities for Learning About Workplace Safety in a Polytechnic Transform!
Dr Linda Fang & Loh Yeow Meng (Temasek Polytechnic)

Session 2.6 – Deconstructing Workplace Learning DNA (Part I) Transform!
Learning Enterprise Alliance

14.45 – 14.50

Move!

14.50 – 15.35

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

Session 3.1 – Micro-learning – A Way to Enhance Learning Pathways Transform!
Dr Nalaka S Edirishinghe (Temasek Polytechnic)

Session 3.2 – Digitally Facilitating On-the-Job Training – Enterprise Case Study Transform!
Lynn Wong (DHL Express)

Session 3.3 – From Trainer to Learning Solutionist: A Journey of Evolution in the Changing TAE Landscape Adapt!
Jessline Yap (The Learning Motion)

Session 3.4 – Self-awareness – The #1 Superskill for the Modern Career (Part II) Adapt!
Crystal Lim-Lange & Dr Gregor Lim-Lange (Forest Wolf)

Session 3.5 – How to Overcome your Mobile Learning Implementation Challenges? Learn from Others’ Experiences! Transform!
David Tan & Sumadi R. Sivasamy

Session 3.6 – Deconstructing Workplace Learning DNA (Part II) Transform!
Learning Enterprise Alliance

Session 3.7 -Train Less, Learn More – The Manulife Innovative Approach to Learning Transform!
Ng Kar Hee (Manulife Singapore)

15.35 – 16.05

Teabreak

16.05 – 16.10

CONQUER ONLINE FRONTIERS – LEADERBOARD UPDATE

16.10 – 17.05

KEYNOTE 3 – FROM DISRUPTION TO DESIGN: RECONCEPTUALISING LIFELONG LEARNING
Dr Diana G. Oblinger, President Emeritus, Educause

17.05 – 17.45

ADULT EDUCATION FELLOWS PANEL – CHALLENGES AND TRANSFORMATIONS: STORIES FROM 3 LIVES
Prof Annie Koh, Vice President, Office of Business Development, Singapore Management University
Prof Christopher Chia, Director, Organisational Excellence Transformation Unit, National University of Singapore
Prof Lim Yeow Khee, President, Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers

LEGEND
Track 1 – Seize! The New Landscape
Track 2 – Adapt! Disruption is Everywhere
Track 3 – Transform! High Performing Individuals & Organisations