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Joint conference with FSTE on Innovative Learning and Teaching

24 Nov 2017

Group photo featuring moderator and speakers of the plenary forum at the FSTE Conference held on 24 November, 2017 at PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus.

HKCAAVQ has joined the Federation for Self-financing Tertiary Education (FSTE) as associate organiser of its annual conference - FTSE Conference 2017: Innovative Learning and Teaching – which was held at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom Bay Campus in Hong Kong on 24 November, 2017 (Friday).  Executive Director of HKCAAVQ, Ms Dorte Kristoffersen, made welcome remarks to fellow guests as well as representatives from various organisations in the education sector.

The conference aimed at providing a platform for all stakeholders, including educators, lecturers and researchers to exchange idea and experience, and inform latest trends and development in innovative learning and teaching. A keynote speech was delivered by Mr Simon Nelson, Chief Executive of FutureLearn,  followed by a plenary forum comprising speakers from Hong Kong-America Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and The University of Hong Kong. Teams of practitioners also shared their work and views on e-learning platforms, computer-aided assessment and experiential learning in the concurrent sessions.

More information about the Conference is available on the FSTE website (