Bett Podcast Series

After a successful series leading to Bett 2020, the What Matters in EdTech series produced by The EdTech Podcast is back, this time with a focus on all things global. This series drills in on what matters in education as well as how and when technology might help.

Keep your ears peeled for more podcasts to come!

Podcast #1

Supported by our Platinum Sponsor

In unprecedented times we are becoming increasingly reliant on technology to keep us connected with work, learning and our loved ones. In this first episode we discuss what tools and pedagogies our guest speakers are utilising to best serve their students in the here and now, and also prepare Asia’s youth for the connected digital world in the long-term? And just how has COVID-19 expedited or frustrated these strategies in the region.

Guests on this episode include:

  • Dr. Fridolin Ting | Teaching Fellow in the Department of Applied Mathematics at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University - on active learning and tips with online learning after 4 months totally online

  • Chris Jeffery | Chief Academic Officer, British University Vietnam - on investing in distance learning 

  • Dr. Sumitra Nair | Vice-President at Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) - on the importance of partnerships to support digital skills development

  • Christian Jones, Strategy and Planning for Z Remote Boost by HP

  • David Hollands, Education Strategy Manager Asia Pacific and Japan, HP