Ideation Sprint

PRE-CONVENING EVENT REGISTER Facilitator: Kwasi Adi-Dako, Learning Experience Designer  The Ideation Sprint is a two-hour energized, fast-paced idea generation event. It allows educators and administrators to co-create practical solutions to problems and challenges they face in their daily work in African higher-ed institutions. It provides the opportunity for institutions to submit problem statements and receive […]

Masterclass: Higher education start-up tools – Foundations for sustainability

PRE-CONVENING EVENT Facilitator: Patrick Awuah, President, Ashesi University Topic: Higher education start-up tools: Foundations for sustainability This exclusive session offers insights into strategic planning and innovative administrative models for higher-ed institutions on the African continent. REGISTER HERE Description: How do you model sustainability when starting a new higher institution or academic program in Africa? For a […]

OnStage Session

Overview   The Onstage Sessions are featured sessions of the Education Collaborative Annual Convening. They are 30-minute slots that allow educators, administrators, and other stakeholders in the sector to share thought and innovation with participants in the convening. Sessions are experienced-based or research-focused and highlight practical innovations by the presenters in their roles and their engagements on […]

Panel: Aligning the focus of education in higher education institutions to labor market needs (Part 1)

Topic: Aligning the focus of education in HEIs to labor market needs: How do HEIs create a Sustainable and Adaptive System that offers students optimal career development with a high employment outcome? Panel: Bernard Conyers, Supply Chain Director, Ghana; Dr. Sakah Bernard Nsaidzedze, Founder, BigSteps, USA; Prof. Baylie Yishita; Vice-Chancellor, Kepler, Rwanda. Moderator: Sylvia Kunkyebe, Transitions […]

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Main event - Entrepreneurship Track

Panel: Aligning the focus of education in higher education institutions to labor market needs (Part 2)

EMPLOYABILITY TRACK Topic: Aligning the focus of education in HEIs to labor market needs: How do HEIs create a Sustainable and Adaptive System that offers students optimal career development with a high employment outcome? Panel: Bernard Conyers, Supply Chain Director, Ghana; Dr. Sakah Bernard Nsaidzedze, Founder, BigSteps, USA; Prof. Baylie Yishita; Vice-Chancellor, Kepler, Rwanda Moderator: Sylvia […]

OnStage Session

Overview   The Onstage Sessions are featured sessions of the Education Collaborative Annual Convening. They are 30-minute slots that allow educators, administrators, and other stakeholders in the sector to share thought and innovation with participants in the convening. Sessions are experienced-based or research-focused and highlight practical innovations by the presenters in their roles and their engagements on […]

Workshop: Maximizing employer engagement for sustainable HEIs’ career development services

EMPLOYABILITY TRACK Facilitators: Abigail Welbeck, Director of Career Service Department, Ashesi University; Mr. Karoli Kolokonyi, Director of Careers and Alumni Affairs, Kepler  Description: Employer engagement is one of the most effective ways that HEIs can sustainably remain accountable to their graduates and other students in relation to how they can facilitate their career development and […]

OnStage Session

Overview   The Onstage Sessions are featured sessions of the Education Collaborative Annual Convening. They are 30-minute slots that allow educators, administrators, and other stakeholders in the sector to share thought and innovation with participants in the convening. Sessions are experienced-based or research-focused and highlight practical innovations by the presenters in their roles and their engagements on […]