Role of Technology in Education highlighted by Dubai Internet City

At a global forum on Technology and Innovation in Teaching and Leading, at the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX) Dubai 2010, Dubai Internet City, announced the need to support the vital role that technology plays in transforming education and improving learning outcomes.

Organised under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, GETEX Dubai 2010, the Middle East and Asia’s leading education, training and professional development event, taking place from 14-17 April at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

GETEX 2010 is to attract dignitaries from educational boards, colleges, universities, as well as schools. Deliberations are to take place on issues of digitalised teaching tools and their application for enhancement of student’s academic experience, use of online learning, Web 2.0 applications and multimedia.