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Distinguished Scholars Seminar Series

November – December 2023
Lingnan University, Hong Kong | Hybrid

 

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2 Nov

Making an effective impact on the quality and reach of education through online learning design

 

Speaker: Professor Diana Laurillard

Professor of Learning with Digital Technology at UCL Knowledge Lab, University College London, United Kingdom

 

Biography and Abstract: Read more

 

Venue: University Club, 2/F Lau Lee Yuen Haan Amenities Building, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

Time: 10:00-11:30 (HKT)

Format: Hybrid

Registration Due date: 30 October 2023

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9 Nov

Integrating Theory and Practice in Public Policy

 

Speaker: Professor Shafiqul Huque

Professor in the Department of Political Science at McMaster University, Canada

 

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Venue: SEKG09, G/F Simon and Eleanor Kwok Building, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

Time: 16:00- 17:30 (HKT)

Format: Hybrid

Registration Due date: 6 November 2023

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15 Nov

What is a university? Critical reflections on the nature and future of higher education

 

Speaker: Professor Tristan McCowan

Professor of International Education at the Institute of Education, University College London, United Kingdom

 

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Venue: Leung Fong Oi Wan Art Gallery, 2/F Patrick Lee Wan Keung Academic Building, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

Time: 10:00-11:30 (HKT)

Format: Hybrid

Registration Due date: 12 November 2023

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7 Dec

Creating a Better Future: Harnessing AI for Social and Environmental Responsibility

 

Speaker: Professor Sam Kwong

Associate Vice-President (Strategic Research) and Chair Professor of Computational Intelligence, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

 

Biography and Abstract: Read more

 

Venue: LBYG01, G/F, B. Y. Lam Building, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

Time: 10:00-11:30 (HKT)

Format: Hybrid

Registration Due date: 3 December 2023

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13 Dec

Challenges and Opportunities for Liberal Arts Universities in the ChatGPT Era – A Case for Lingnan University

 

Speaker: Professor S. Joe QIN

President and Wai Kee Kau Chair Professor of Data Science, Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR

 

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Time: 17:00-18:00 (HKT)

Format: Online Only

Registration Due date: 10 December 2023

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*This seminar is part of the China and Higher Education Conference 2023. For more details, please visit https://www.ln.edu.hk/sgs/news/China-and-Higher-Education-Conference-2023

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Enquiries

For enquiries, please contact pgic@ln.edu.hk

 

 

Hosted by

  • School of Graduate Studies, Lingnan University

 

 

Co-organiser

  • The Education University of Hong Kong

 

 

Inter-institutional Collaborative Scheme

international classroom

 

 

Organising Committee

  • Professor Joshua MOK Ka-ho
  • Professor Maggie LAU Ka-wai
  • Professor AMOAH Padmore Adusei
  • Jane TIAN-zhen
  • Emily WONG Shuk-wai
  • Tammy TAM Man-ping

 

 

The programme is generously supported by the University Grants Committee through the Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grant.

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