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Researching the Future of Education

Thursday 10th November, 2.00 – 4.00 pm, Room GS04, Faculty of Education

Join renowned futurist and Hughes Hall visiting fellow Dr Fawaz Abu Sitta for an introduction to the concepts and techniques of foresight as applied to the future of education.

Register now to be introduced to a number of signals that have the potential to shape the future of education. Dr Abu Sitta will explain how to use techniques such as the axes of uncertainty and the future triangle to consider the impact and the predictability of these signals.

Dr. Abu Sitta is a candidate UNESCO Chair for Anticipatory Systems and the Foresight Research Director at the Center of Futures Studies, the University of Dubai. He is also an adjunct faculty in the Master of Professional Studies: Future Foresight & Planning at Rochester Institute of Technology and Head of Strategic Projects and Future Foresight Management Office at the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi.

This programme is sponsored by DEFI, the Digital Education Futures Initiative, led by Prof. Rupert Wegerif, and will be held at the Faculty of Education. Advance registration is required at https://bit.ly/DEFI_FutureEd

Venue: Room GS04 – Faculty of Education, Hills Rd, CB2 8PQ