FD2: Innovations in Humanitarian Learning

EVENT LEADERS:

  • Atish Gonsalves, Global Learning & Innovation Director, Humanitarian Leadership Academy, United Kingdom
  • John Nduri, Head of Learning, Knowledge Management & Innovations, (East Africa), Humanitarian Leadership Academy, Kenya

DESCRIPTION:

In this workshop, some of the world’s leading experts on learning, innovation and edtech will explore the unique challenges and opportunities faced by those involved in the delivery of high quality learning at scale in difficult contexts.

Presenters will give examples of (i) innovations in learning and (ii) learning about innovations from the aid sector. The workshop will include interactive design and co-creation sessions, so that participants will have the opportunity to get involved in developing ideas and solutions for the sector.

AGENDA:

09:30 – 10:00

Introduction

10:00 – 11:00

Panel Discussion 1

  • Panelists will be drawn from learning & humanitarian professionals in the region as well as globally
11:00 – 11:30 Tea/Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30 Interactive Session
12:30 – 13:30 Networking Lunch
13:30 – 15:00

Panel Discussion 2

  • Panelists will be drawn from learning & humanitarian professionals in the region as well as globally
15:00 – 15:30 Tea/Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:00 Co-creation Session on Future of Learning

TARGET AUDIENCE(S):

Learning & development professionals, capacity development, learning solutions, edtech, training experts and private sector e.g. telecommunications.

TARGET AUDIENCE SECTOR(S):

Non-profit sector – UN, NGOs, Red Cross movement.

Public sector – National disaster management, education ministry.

Private sector – CSR, business continuity planning.

Technology – Tech for good, tech partners operating regionally, telecommunications service providers.

PARTICIPANT LEVEL:

All are welcome

PREREQUISITE KNOWLEDGE:

None

EXPECTED OUTCOMES:

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will:

  • Take away examples of learning solutions, best practices, challenges from the aid sector
  • Build networks and contacts with learning and capacity strengthening colleagues working in “learning for good”
  • Co-create learning solutions for the future with other participants

FEE:

This event is free of charge for all conference participants.