UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2013
UNESCO will hold the Second UNESCO Mobile Learning Week (MLW) from 18 to 22 February 2013 at its Headquarters in Paris, France. The event aims to explore mobile learning as a unique and significant contribution to achieving the Education for All (EFA) goals of increasing education access, quality and equality.
MLW 2013 will consist of the following events:
Symposium on Mobile Learning (open)
18-19 February, Paris
This two-day conference constitutes the backbone of the MLW and will feature keynote speakers, demonstrations of mobile content and technology, and thematic breakout sessions.
Senior Policy Makers' Forum (invitation only)
20 February, Paris
UNESCO, in partnership with the GSMA, will host an invitation-only meeting of high-level government officials to discuss issues relating to mobile learning and policy.
MLW Webinar (open)
21-22 February, virtual
The Webinar will allow people outside Paris to discuss topics related to mobile learning. It will be moderated by leading thinkers in the field of ICT in education. Selected mobile experts will present their projects and will field real time questions from online participants.
|Type of Event||Category 8-Symposium|
|Start||18.02.2013 09:00 local time|
|End||22.02.2013 18:00 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Vosloo, Steven Edwin|
|Organizer||UNESCO Section for Teacher Development and Education Policies (ED/THE/TEP)|
|Street||7, place de Fontenoy|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French, Spanish|
|Estimated number of participants||400|
|Official Website||UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2013|
|Link 1||ICT in Education|