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  APEC Symposium on Open Source and Open Course for e-Learning, December 2006 (Printed in March 2007)  

DAY 1 (4th December 2006)

8:30 – 9:00


Opening Ceremony

9:00 – 9:05

Prof. Luong Chi Mai
Deputy Director of the Institute of Information Technology, Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology

9:05 – 9:15

Welcome Remark
Prof. Nguyen Khoa Son
Vice President of Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology

9:15 – 9:25

Opening Address
Ms. Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan
Deputy Minister of Trade

Keynote Speeches
Chair: Dr. Campbell Wilson
Caulfield School of Information Technology, Monash University

9:25 – 10:25

The Promise of Open Educational Resources
Dr. Marshall Smith
Director of Education, The Hewlett Foundation

10:25 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:45

Recent trends of Applying e-Learning to Educational Organizations and Business Organizations
Prof. Toshiya Ando
Director of Research Center for Distance Learning, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

11:50 – 13:20

Lunch Break

Section 1: Policy and Strategy
Chair: Dr. Marshall Smith
Director of Education Hewlett Foundation

13:30 – 14:00

Connexions - Sharing Knowledge and Building Communities through Open Educational Resources
Dr. Catherine Casserly
Program Officer for Education, The Hewlett Foundation

14:00 – 14:30

Human Capital Investment, Innovation and Globalization, Establishing Governmental Agenda for e-Learning Development in Taiwan
Dr. Li-Chieh Lin
Director for e-Park Development Center, Project Leader for Taiwan e-Learning National Project Digital Education Institute / Institute for Information

14:30 – 15:00

Open Sharing: Vision, Actions and Sustainability — Perspective from China
Prof. Liu Meifeng
School of Educational Technology, Beijing Normal University

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Strategy for Sharing Educational Resources in e-Learning
Prof. Supannee Sombuntham

Commission on Higher Education

16:00 – 16:30

Open Source and e-Learning - Considerations of Strategies, Policies and Standards
Dr. Goh Seow Hiong
Director of Software Policy, Asia Business Software Alliance

Welcome Banquet (4th December 2006, Evening)
Place: Horison Hotel

18:30 – 18:35

Welcome Speech

18:35 – 18:45

Speeches by Sponsors

18:45 – 21:00

Welcome Party

DAY 2 (5th December 2006)

Section 2: Advanced Technology
Chair: Dr. Catherine Casserly
Education Program Manager at the Hewlett Foundation

8:30 – 9:00

Can e-Learning equal e-Inspiration?
Dr. Campbell Wilson
Caulfield School of Information Technology, Monash University

9:00 – 9:30

Knowledge Management and e-Learning
Prof. Ho Tu Bao
School of Knowledge Science, Japan Advanced Institute Science and Technology

9:30 – 10:00

Design of Mobile Learning Applications: A pedagogical approach
Prof. Kanchana Kanchanasut, Director of intERlab, Asian Institute of Technology

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break

10:30– 11:00

Affordable PC with Puppy Linux and VIA PC-1
Dr. Rufino S. Mananghaya
President, Philippine E-learning Society (PELS), Institute of Development Management and Governance, UPLB, College, Laguna

11:00 – 11:30

Toward a Semantic Proposal for Open Education in e-University
Dr. Nguyen Thanh Binh
Hue University Information Technology Center

11:40 – 13:20

Lunch Break

Section 3: Applications
Chair: Prof. Ho Tu Bao
School of Knowledge Science, Japan Advanced Institute Science and Technology

13:30 – 14:00

National Research-Education Network TEIN2-VN/VINAREN and Applications
Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Binh
Vice Rector, College of Technology, Vietnam National University

14:00 – 14:30

ICT in Education Intel
Dr. Sean Cang Mai
Business Development Manager, Intel Customer Solutions Group - World Ahead
Intel Vietnam

14:30 – 15:00

OSS and E-learning in the Computerization of State Administration Management
Dr. Nguyen Chi Cong
Chief Consultant, Steering Committee of the National Project for Vietnam Digital Administrations

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00

Open Courseware: Experience from Chulalongkorn University's Collaboration with MIT
Dr. Manoj Lohatepanont
Chulalongkorn University, Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University

16:00 – 16:30

Supporting Educational Development in Viet Nam through ICT
Dr. Alex Stimpson
ICT and Education
UNESCO Vietnam

Water Puppet Show (Registration Required)
Place: 57B Dinh Tien Hoang Street
Time: 8PM – 9PM

DAY 3 (6th December 2006)

Section 4: Experience Sharing
Chair: Prof. Kanchana Kanchanasut
Director of intERlab, AIT

8:30 – 9:55

Open Source and Open Course for E- Learning on Basic Education
Dr. Gabriela Cαceres Girσn

Ministry of Education


8:55 – 9:20

Crystal-CAB Network Experience: Use of Open Source possibilities for Capacity Building
Dr. Norma Vidal Aρaρos
ITACAB - Andres Bello Agreement

9:20 – 9:45

Networking of Spatial Approach
Dr. L. Manik Mustiko Hendro
Center of Education Statistics, Ministry of National Education

9:45 – 10:15

Coffee Break

10:15 – 10:40

Open Sources in the Tax Administration
Dr. Yuri Castaρeda Pedroza
Tax and Customs Agency

10:40 – 11:05

Open Source software in Education: An Experience from Francophonie Institute of Computer Science
Prof. Ho Tuong Vinh
Institut de la Francophonie pour l’Informatique

11:03 – 11:30

DSD e-Learning
Mr. Somchai Auecharuporn
Department of Skill Development, Ministry of Labour

11:30 – 11:40

Closing Remark



Source: Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation