Every semester, we host seminars on a variety of topics pertaining to Digital Education. These include presentations and discussions about both the theory and practice of integrating technology into contemporary education system at all levels (from K-12 to the H.E. sector) throughout the Middle East. 

Attendance is encouraged for all educators and researchers, so please join us at our next event.



Title – TEDxBritishUniversityInDubai

Date – 16th January 2021

Time –  5pm to 7pm

Venue – Auditorium, BUiD


Talk 1: “Inclusion” by Prof. Eman Gaad

Talk 2: “Blockchain” by Dr. Maria Papadaki

Talk 3: “Project Management” by Dr. Khalid Al Marri

Talk 4: “Online Teaching” by Dr. Tendai Charles

Talk 5: “International Higher Education” by Dr. Christopher Hill



Enhancing Online Teaching Capabilities – Title

Date – 21st, 23rd & 25th June 2020

Time – 4pm to 8pm

Venue – Online via Blackboard


Day 1: “The fundamentals of online teaching”

by Dr. Christopher Hill & Dr. Tendai Charles


Day 2: “The design and development of online didactic materials”

by Dr. Tendai Charles


Day 3: “Advanced concepts and principles”

by Dr. Christopher Hill



Title: Research Seminar on Educational Technology in 2020

Date: 25th January 2020

Time: 12:30pm to 2pm

Venue: Auditorium, BUiD


Keynote 1: “Blended Learning: Enhancing Education in the Digital Age”

by Dr. Zubaida Shebani (Visiting Lecturer, Cambridge University, UK)


Keynote 2: “Our Digitally Divergent Community”

by Ms. Linda Parsons (Science Teacher, Deira International School)


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