The 1st Symposium Of

Digital Transformation
in Continuing Education

(July 30th  2018 Ramallah - Palestine)


Symposium Objectives

  • To exchange success stories and good practices in the field of digitization of continuing education and lifelong learning.
  • To focus on the pedagogy design level and effective methods to promote digital lifelong learning.
  • To explore the latest learning environments and ubiquitous technologies.
  • To highlight the common challenges in the Arab region, such as social, cultural, and economic challenges in addition to relevant regulations.

Call for Presentations is Closed

  • We invite you to contribute your expertise in this symposium, the call is open to send your presentation until July 12, 2018.
Submit Your Presentation
  • Presenters will be notified about their proposal status via email by July 17, 2018.


Alfredo Soeiro

One of Five Founders Of European Univeristies Continuing Education Network (EUCEN).

Alastair Creelman

E-Learning Specialist At Linnaeus University.

Islam Amro

President Assistant for information technology and media production Al-Quds Open University.

Maria Fragkaki

Scientific Expert in ICT in Education - Greece.

Important Dates


Presentation Submission

Acceptance Submission

Symposium Date


  1. 08:00 – 09:00


  2. 09:00 – 09:45

    Opening Session

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  3. First Session: Keynote Speakers

    10:00 – 12:00

    Chaired by: Prof. Samir Najdi, Vice President for Academic Affairs/ Al-Quds Open University

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  4. Second Session: Solutions and Case Studies on Digital Transformation in Continuing Education

    12:00 – 03:00

    Chaired by: Dr. Yousef Abu Zir, Dean of Faculty of Technology and Applied Sciences/ Al-Quds Open University

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