[Harvard Programming]

Seminar on Educational Technology and Language Learning

Hosted by: Doris Sommer, Harvard Ira Jewell Williams Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures & Perry Gao, Co-founder of the Harvard Graduate School of Education XMedia Lab

When: Monday, November 19th, 2018 | 9AM to 5PM

Where: Faculty Club, Harvard University, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Luncheon will be provided 

Audience will have the opportunity to have a conversation with some of the most renowned scholars and industry leaders, including a Turing Award winner, President appointed members of the National Science Board; Executive Dean of Harvard SEAS, Director of Harvard Technology in Education Program, and more.

Audience should be able to stay at least for the whole morning section (9.00am-12.15pm) or the whole afternoon section (12.30pm-5.00pm)

RSVP Required: http://bit.ly/EdTechLL

Speakers list:

  • Joe Blatt, Director of Technology in Education Program at Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • Vicki Chandler, Chief Academic Officer and Dean of Faculty of Minerva School at KGI, Member of the U.S. National Science Board

  • Perry Gao, Co-founder of the XMedia Lab at Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • Fawwaz Habbal, Executive Dean of Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

  • John E. Hopcroft, Professor at Cornell University, Turing Award Recipient

  • Shuangquan Li, Executive Dean and Professor at Beijing Foreign Studies University

  • Arvid Nagel, Researcher at the University of Teacher Education St. Gallen

  • Frank Tang, Research Professor at New York University

  • Doris Sommer, Professor of Literatures at Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences

  • Yonghe Zheng, Former Director of Strategy at the National Natural Science Foundation of China

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