To create a platform that will drive conversations among key decision makers in tertiary institutions, regulators, industry leaders, and innovators towards improving the learning process, experience and outcomes from higher education.
The Future Ready University Conference is an annual technology for education event that connects decision makers in higher education, regulators and industry leaders in a three day event to drive conversations and networking that will improve learning delivery and outcomes.
At the maiden edition we had organisational leaders from Samsung West Africa, Intel West Africa, Google, World Bank, Diamond Bank, Softcom, Ministry of Education, National Universities Commission and MTN Nigeria at various Conference sessions, panel discussions and experience session with Vice Chancellors to discuss industry expectations from today’s graduate, role of technology and accessing finance.
This year’s event themed “ Breaking Learning Boundaries” will focus on
- New Methods and Models to Tertiary Learning
- Industry expectation from today’s graduate
- Executive: Technology and your University
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation
- Lessons from Entertainment and Social for Universities
- The DNA of today’s student and their perspective
- Finance for Education
Participants will learn and interact at different sessions with key decision makers, share their experiences/challenges and see life solutions that will improve the learning process,experience and outcomes in their universities.
It will also involve students from universities across Nigeria selected to participate in the “Future Ready Idea Challenge” to share the student perspective, experience and proposed solutions.
We live in a connected world, our graduates do not only compete for jobs and opportunities with students from other universities locally but globally. Quality education can reduce unemployment, increase the mindshare of our graduates and put them on the foreign scene leading to nation building of our country.