1st International Conference and Homecoming

of the
Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education
University of Nigeria, Nsukka
In Collaboration with

NKB - Lucubrate Norway

2nd - 6th July, 2019 Call for Paper

 

 

About The Event

The Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka International conference and Home Coming is a gathering of scholars and most accomplished natives and alumni from Nigeria and around the world. ...continue

Theme

Education Policy and Development of African TVET Systems for Sustainable Industries. Sub Theme

Conveners

Speaker 1

Professor Emmanuel Osinem

Dean, Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education
University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Speaker 2

Karl Skaar

CEO of NKB- Lucubrate and Senior Analyst Norwegian
Directorate for Education and Training

SUB THEMES

Education policy for developing and implementing TVET curriculum that can equip students with skills they need to succeed in industries today and in the future

Education policy for effective assessment, reporting and certification in TVET

Education policy for successful digitalization of TVET processes

Education policy for improving TVET environment

How can education policies in Africa ensure effective continuous professional development of TVET educators?

How can the industry collaborate with educational institutions to ensure that they get people with skills they need for sustainable growth?

Event Speakers and Schedules

Here is our event Speakers and Scedules

Speakers

Brenden Legros

Mr. Karl Skaar

NKB - Lucubrate Norway
He is a highly successful professional, with a high degree of entrepreneurial flair, demonstrated through an outstanding record of achievement in formulating business strategies and spearheading complex projects.

Hubert Hirthe

Hon.Rosemary Seninde

Hon. Minister of State for Education and Sports.

Hon. Seninde is responsible for the TVET program in Uganda.
she is the State Minister for Primary Education in the Ugandan Cabinet. She was appointed to that position on 6 June 2016. She has been Wakiso District Women's Representative in the Parliament of Uganda for many years.

Cole Emmerich

Prof. Benjamin A. Ogwo

Chair, Department of Career and Technical Educator Preparation, State University of New York, USA.

Jack Christiansen

Professor Shehu Abdulahi M'aji

Professor of Industrial Technical Education and Director, Futmin Ventures Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State.

Alejandrin Littel

Professor, S. O. Olaitan

Emeritus Professor of Agricultural Education, Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Alejandrin Littel

Hon. Gifty Twum Ampofo

Deputy Minister of Education in charge of TVET Ministry of Education Accra Ghana
She is an accomplished politician, an astute leader and a shrewd educationist with over 20 years teaching and school management expertise demonstrated through an outstanding record of achievement in transforming ordinary team into an innovator who is not afraid to take initiative.

Alejandrin Littel

MagnaFaith

Entrepreneur/Community Builder, President/CEO, MagnaFaith Consult and Executive Director African Global Center, USA. Proprietress, JK Academy and Fellow, Chartered Institute of Economimists, Nigeria.

Alejandrin Littel

Robert E Floden

Dean and University Distinguished Professor, College of Education, Michigan State University.

Arrival

Guest Reception
- Dinner
- Life band
- Welcome address

Opening Session
- Courtesy calls
- Speeches
- good will messages
- Key Note Address
- Presentation of Lead Papers
- Exhibition of innovativemade-in-Africa products

Hero Awards and Music Night
- Musical performances
- Presentation of awards to distinguished alumni and Heroes of the faculty

Sharing TVET Experiences
Facility tour
Presentation of Academic papers

Drama Night
A classic performance by the Department of Theatre and film studies, UNN

Sharing TVET experiences Presentation of Academic papers

Gala Night

Departure

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Event Venue

Event venue location info and gallery

Princess Alexandra Auditorium Conference Center, University of Nigeria, Nsukka

This event, a first of its kind, is being organized by the Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education. We are coming together to meet with our renowned scholars, the next generation of innovators, artists, activists and community leaders whose future started here; to reawaken and deepen our personal ties with our dear alumnus; and to spark new partnerships, investments and collaborations.

Hotels

Here are some nearby hotels

Hotel 1

Hotel 1- Hotel Presidential, UNN

Right inside the campus venue for the event

Hotel 2

Hotel 2- Hotel CEC, UNN

Right inside the campus venue for the event

Hotel 3

Hotel 3- Hotel Golden Valley

0.6 Mile from the Venue

Frequently Asked Questions

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Address

Faculty of Vocational & Technical Education, University of Nigeria.

Phone Number

+234 8034391972

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