Rehab Group and EPALE Education and Technology Conference

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Tangent Trinity's Idea Workspace

Luce Hall

Pearse Street

D02 H308 Dublin 2

Ireland

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Please note the new Venue.

Venue link:
https://goo.gl/maps/LBvm26FPqmEcEGAK9

The easiest way to access the venue is via the street. The venue is on the right of the Trinity entrance next to the Science Gallery on Pearse Street. The venue itself has a vertical garden on the front wall and is directly opposite Bread 41 on the far side of the street.


Overview

This is an event to explore technology and education within the adult education sector by Rehab Group and EPALE. Educators, managers, and programme development officers are all welcome to join us on the day.


9.30 - 10.00 Registration and Coffee

10.00 - 10.30: Welcome and Opening Remarks

MC: Barry McGinn, Director of Business Development at Rehab Group

Minister Finian McGrath, Minister for Disabilities

Mo Flynn, CEO at Rehab Group

Laura Austen-Gray, Strategic Initiatives Officer at Léargas

10.30 - 11.00: Keynote

Stephen Howell, Academic Evangelist & Accessibility Lead at Microsoft Ireland – Accessibility and Technology in Education

11.00 - 11.30: Speakers

Roisin Doherty, Director of Active Inclusion at SOLAS – Further Education Strategy

David Pollard, Innovation Projects Manager at Rehab Group – Assistive and Educational Technology in NLN

11.30 – 11.50: Coffee Break

12.00 – 13.00: Workshops

Dr Yvonne Emmett, Programme Director at National College of Ireland – How to Use Educational Technologies in the Classroom

Stephen Howell, Academic Evangelist & Accessibility Lead at Microsoft Ireland – How to be Accessible in Office 365

Dr. Mark Glynn, Head of the Teaching Enhancement Unit at DCU – How to use Eportfolios in Education

Caoilinnn Tighe, Academic Program Manager Intern at Microsoft at Microsoft – How to Use Microsoft Teams in Education

13.00 – 14.00: Lunch

14.00 – 15.00: Workshops

Dr Yvonne Emmett, Programme Director at National College of Ireland – How to Use Educational Technologies in the Classroom

Stephen Howell, Academic Evangelist & Accessibility Lead at Microsoft Ireland – How to be Accessible in Office 365

Dr. Mark Glynn, Head of the Teaching Enhancement Unit at DCU – How to use Eportfolios in Education

Caoilinnn Tighe, Academic Program Manager Intern at Microsoft at Microsoft – How to Use Microsoft Teams in Education

15.00 – 15.30: Expert panel – The Future of Work and Education

MC: Cormac Woods, Head of Learning at Rehab Group

Thomas Ahearne, Manager eLearning at National Learning Network

Laura Austen-Gray, Strategic Initiatives Officer at Léargas

Gerry Philpott, Head of IT at Rehab Group

Shaun Durkin, Head of Learning and Development at Rehab Group


15.30 Close

If you have any requests or requirements regarding food or accessibility, please email David at david.pollard@rehab.ie.


This seminar is co-hosted by Rehab Group, Léargas and EPALE (the Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe), with the support of the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.


GDPR Notice

If you register for this event we (Rehab Group, Léargas and EPALE) will use the personal details you provide to help us manage the event and meet our information needs. We may also use the data to build our lists of people who may be interested in hearing about or receiving funding through our programmes. By registering for this event you agree to this use. We will use your information with respect and keep it secure. You can ask us to delete or amend the data you provide us at any time. For more information, see the Privacy Notice on Léargas’ website and the Privacy Notice on Rehab Group’s website.

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Tangent Trinity's Idea Workspace

Luce Hall

Pearse Street

D02 H308 Dublin 2

Ireland

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