Nobel laureate and founder of Grameen Bank, Mohammad Yunus, will inaugurate the IEEE International Conference on Technology Enhanced Education ( ICTEE 2012) at Amritapuri on 3rd January 2012. ICTEE 2012 is jointly sponsored by Amrita University, IEEE Education Society, IEEE India Council, IEEE Kerala and IAJC group of journals.
Distinguished academicians including Prof. Rob Reilly, President, IEEE Education Society; Prof. A. K. Ray, IIT, Kharagpur; Prof. Candace Thille, Open Learning Initiative, Carnegie Mellon; Prof. Vijay Kumar, Senior Associate Dean, MIT; Prof. Marcia Linn, Director, TELS, UC Berkeley and Prof. Kinshuk, NSERC Research Chair, Athabasca, Canada; Vineet Joshi, Chairman, CBSE;Gayatri Buragohain, ACM Women’s Ambassador in India will be speaking and conducting workshops at the conference.
The mission of ICTEE 2012 is to provide an international forum for discussion and dissemination of recent exciting innovations in the use of technology in education at both higher education and K-12 levels. The Conference theme reflects the groundbreaking technological development occurring in the region and indeed worldwide, and the role of innovation in the sustainable application of technology in education.