Programme

 

1
Time
1
Activity
Presenter
0845 – 0915
Registration & Tea Reception
0915 – 0935
Opening Address Prof. Timothy W. TONG
President
1
0935 – 1010

Panel Session 1 - UGC Teaching Awards

A Conversation About Teaching: How Teaching Awards Can Influence Your Teaching

Prof. Keith TRIGWELL
Professor of Higher Education,
The University of Sydney

UGC Award winners and finalists
Dr Stephen CHAN
Head, Office of Service-Learning,
Associate Professor, Department of Computing, PolyU

Ir Dr Wallace LAI
Assistant Professor,
Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, PolyU

Dr Shirley NGAI
Assistant Professor,
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, PolyU

Dr Grace NGAI
Associate Professor,
Department of Computing, PolyU

Facilitator:
Dr Christine ARMATAS
Associate Director, Educational Development Centre, PolyU

1010 – 1100

Panel Session 2 – Promoting Higher Education in Hong Kong Internationally

How Digitalization and Technologies Can Spark New Learning Pedagogies

Prof. Ricky KWOK
Associate Vice-President (Teaching & Learning), HKU

Dr CL MAK
Associate Professor,
Department of Applied Physics, PolyU

Dr Eva WONG
Director, Centre for Holistic Teaching and Learning (CHTL), HKBU

Dr Henry CHAN
Associate Head,
Department of Computing, PolyU

Dr Kevin CHAN
Research Assistant Professor,
Department of Applied Social Sciences, PolyU

Prof. TC PONG
Professor, Senior Advisor to Executive Vice-President and Provost, HKUST

Facilitator:
Prof. Eric TSUI
Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, PolyU

1100 – 1115
Tea Break & Poster Presentations
1115 – 1145
Panel Session 3 – Students

How to Enrich Students’ Learning Experiences

Local and International Students

Facilitators:
Ms Kannass CHAN
Educational Development Officer,
Educational Development Centre, PolyU

Dr Chloe LAU
Assistant Professor, School of Hotel and Tourism Management, PolyU

1145 – 1245

Parallel Session 1

UGC-funded Teaching and Learning Related Projects (TLRP) and Teaching Development Grant (TDG) Projects

 

1245 – 1415
Lunch Break & Poster Presentations
1415 – 1515

Keynote Presentation

Unmasking Teaching Excellence

Research into university teaching has revealed a very clear picture of factors associated with teaching excellence, one of which is teachers’ awareness of those factors. This presentation will look at definitions of excellence, provide a summary of the teaching excellence research, and analyse some examples of teaching excellence.

 

Prof. Keith TRIGWELL
Professor of Higher Education, The University of Sydney

1515 – 1600

Panel Discussion

How Do Current Best Practices Help Us Shape the Future Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

Dr Cecilia CHAN
Head of Professional Development
Associate Professor, Centre of the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL), HKU

Prof. Chih Chen CHANG
Director, Centre for Education Innovation (CEI), HKUST

Prof. Siu Cheung KONG
Director, The Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology (LTTC), EdUHK

Prof. Eugenia NG
Director, Teaching & Learning Centre (TLC), LU

Dr Eva WONG
Director, Centre for Holistic Teaching and Learning (CHTL), HKBU

Facilitator:
Dr Julia CHEN
Director, Educational Development Centre, PolyU

1600 – 1700

Parallel Session 2

UGC-funded Teaching and Learning Related Projects (TLRP) and Teaching Development Grant (TDG) Projects

 

1700 – 1710

Closing Remarks

Prof. Keith TRIGWELL
Professor of Higher Education, The University of Sydney

1710 – 1730

Vote of Thanks

Dr Julia CHEN
Director, Educational Development Centre, PolyU

 

  Venue   Contact Us  
  V322, The Jockey Club Innovation Tower,
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon
 

Mr Sam Poon
Email: wais.poon@polyu.edu.hk
Tel: (852) 2766 6297