International conference to explore development of new media for education

2018-08-27

Professor Robert Branch from the University of Georgia delivers keynote speech

Experts discuss impact of new media on learning outcomes in the panel discussion

 


Department of Education Studies and the Hong Kong Association for Educational Communications and Technology recently co-organised the HKAECT 2018 International conference with the theme  “New media for educational change: Effect on learning and reflection on practice”. 

The three-day conference, with  eight tracks covering topics such as “New media in everyday life”, “Learning analytics and AI in education”, and “Game-based learning” attracted over 60 submissions from countries and regions including Hong Kong, mainland China, Taiwan, USA, South Korea, United Kingdom, and the Philippines . A total of 16 papers were selected and included  in the conference proceedings published by Springer.
 

社會科學學院教育學系與香港教育傳播科技協會(HKAECT)合辦2018年HKAECT國際會議,會議主題為「新媒體時代的教育變革:對學習的影響和實踐反思」。

一連三日的會議包括八個議題,例如日常生活中的新媒體、學習分析和教育中的人工智能、基於遊戲的學習等。會議吸引了60多份來自香港、中國內地、台灣、美國、韓國、英國和菲律賓等國家及地區的論文,其中16篇入選了由Springer出版的會議論文選集。