‘Head­ing Global’ Con­fer­ence pro­motes smart, sus­tain­able, in­clu­sive growth

Kuwait Times - - LOCAL -

The ‘Head­ing Global‘ Con­fer­ence, which will be held un­der the pa­tron­age of his Ex­cel­lency Min­is­ter of Ed­u­ca­tion and Min­is­ter of Higher Ed­u­ca­tion Dr Bader Al-Essa, dis­cusses knowl­edge econ­omy, and lead­ing change through knowl­edge econ­omy to build bet­ter future, of­fi­cial spokesper­son of the Pub­lic Au­thor­ity For Ap­plied Ed­u­ca­tion And Train­ing (PAAET) Fatemah AlAzemi an­nounced. The event takes place from the 14th to the 16th of Novem­ber in Futouh Ball­room in Re­gency Ho­tel. En­ti­tled ‘Jour­ney to Ex­cel­lence,’ the vi­sion of the con­fer­ence is pro­mot­ing smart, sus­tain­able and in­clu­sive growth .

The Pub­lic Au­thor­ity For Ap­plied Ed­u­ca­tion And Train­ing, as one of the big­gest aca­demic in­sti­tu­tions in Kuwait, be­lieve that ed­u­ca­tion, train­ing and de­vel­op­ment are the heart and soul of knowl­edge for the de­vel­op­ment vi­sion 2030. In this con­fer­ence where ed­u­ca­tors, pol­icy mak­ers, prac­ti­tion­ers and in­di­vid­ual cit­i­zens will en­gage and in­ter­act to frame cur­rent emerg­ing chal­lenges and de­rive so­lu­tions and op­por­tu­ni­ties for smart, sus­tain­able and in­clu­sive growth for the re­gion.

There are dif­fer­ent themes that will be dis­cussed in this con­fer­ence by national, re­gional and in­ter­na­tional key­note speak­ers such as, Smart Busi­ness En­vi­ron­ment, Smart Cities, Smart ICT, Smart Mo­bil­ity, Smart En­ergy, Smart So­ci­ety and Smart Ne­go­ti­a­tion.

There are a lot of ses­sions that in­clude full pa­pers and tech­ni­cal pre­sen­ta­tions dis­trib­uted over the con­fer­ence. An ex­hi­bi­tion will be opened on the first day and will con­tinue for two days with many par­tic­i­pants from dif­fer­ent or­ga­ni­za­tions. “We be­lieve in the Pub­lic Au­thor­ity for Ap­plied Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing that youth are the back­bone to ev­ery na­tion and can change the future of the so­ci­ety , so we must mo­ti­vate them,” Azemi said. “A stu­dent con­test called ‘Smart Kuwait’ is or­ga­nized for them and dif­fer­ent fields for this com­pe­ti­tion are of­fered. Win­ners will awarded on the open­ing of the con­fer­ence.” Pre-con­fer­ence Train­ing cour­ses and work­shops will start to­day and some of them will last for five days and most of these train­ing cour­ses are cer­ti­fied from KM In­sti­tute. The Pub­lic Au­thor­ity for Ap­plied Ed­u­ca­tion and Train­ing takes great plea­sure in invit­ing you to at­tend and par­tic­i­pate in this event that will be held in Re­gency Ho­tel, Fu­tuoh Ball­room to­mor­row at 9:00 am.

Fatemah Al-Azemi

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