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Day 1

Tuesday, 20 Sep 2022


Opening Ceremony


Keynote Presentation


Technology Education – An interested stakeholder’s reflections and aspirations
1. Mr Tan Kai Hoe

Group CEO/President, Accuron Technologies Limited

Towards happiness in the future

2. Mr Takashi Sakamoto

Chairman & CEO, DKS Co. Ltd.


Lunch Break


Invited Presentation

Promoting Inventiveness at the Intersection of Entrepreneurship and Engineering Design

Dr Roxanne Moore

Senior Research Engineer

George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering,

Georgia Institute of Technology


Institutional Presentation 1

Developing a Future-Ready Workforce with an End to End Smart Factory on Campus

Mr Foo Choo Yen, Dr Nalaka Edirisinghe,

Mr Ng Kee Wee, Temasek Polytechnic

Strategic Plan in Vocational and Professional Education and Training (VPET) in Vocational Training Council

Mr Jonathan Lee Kam Fat, Vocational Training Council


Session Break


End of Conference Day 1

Day 2

Wednesday, 21 Sep 2022


Learning Journey

1. Inclusive Adventure Education @ Republic Polytechnic Xperiential Learning Centre

2. A Video Tour of Temasek Polytechnic School of Informatics & IT Learning Facilities


Lunch Break


Institutional Presentation 2

Role of HealthTech Centre for Healthcare Training

Dr Cheung Kwai Chung, Vocational Training Council

Role of RDI in Technical Education

Dr Juha Kontio, Turku University of Applied Sciences


Session Break


Interactive Workshops

•The Extended Classroom (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter : Vu Nguyen

•Educational Chatbots: How to Design for Success (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenters : Zhang Huiyu, Linda Fang, Goh Kai Song

•Integrating learning across modules – Case study from Brand design modules in Diploma in Communication Design  (Temasek Polytechnic)

 - Presenters : S. Tan, W. Yeo, L. Chung

•Fostering Intentional Curriculum Design for Interdisciplinary Learning (Temasek Polytechnic)

-  Presenters : Tan Lay Khee, Pratima Majal, Maisha Foo

•Using Learning Analytics to Predict Students’ Performance (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter :  Chai Chia Hing

•A Collaborative Learning Approach using Microsoft Teams Planner (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter : Kumbar Shankarappa

•Infusing Self-Directed Learning in Technical Curricula (Republic Polytechnic)

- Presenters : J. Periasamy, A. Vedamuthu

•Implementation of Project-based Learning in Adult Technical Education (Vocational Training Council)

- Presenters : KC Wong, Murphy KK Lai

•Fostering Global Mindset of SDGs in Discussion and Collaboration (KOSEN)

- Presenters : Yuri Ichikawa, Keiko Eguchi, Yoshitaka Matsumoto, Keita Tsuzuki


End of Conference Day 2

Day 3

Thursday, 22 Sep 2022


Learning Journey

1. Design Strategies for Developing Innovative and Enterprising Minds through MakerSpace NYP

2. Integrative Built Environment Centre (IBEC), Temasek Polytechnic


Lunch Break


Institutional Presentation 3

The Role of KOSEN in the Region

Dr Yasuo Utsumi, KOSEN NIT, Maizuru College


Nurturing Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

Ms Tan Ching Ching, Ngee Ann Polytechnic


Session Break


Interactive Workshops

•Design Education Made Real (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter :  Aida Binte Khalid

•Virtual Technical Workshop for Overseas Students (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenters : Imanishi Nami, Taniguchi Shigeru

•Service Learning: An Experiential Learning Model (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter : Julian Siau

•Using Data Analytics for Finding Suitable Internship Placement for Students (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenter : Linda William

•Multidisciplinary Experiential Learning @ TP Advanced Manufacturing Centre (AMC) 'Live' Factory (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenters : B.L. Chong, G. Hoi, P.C. Tan

•HyFlex Learning: "Pandemic-proof" T&L Practices in The New Normal  (Temasek Polytechnic)

- Presenters : Loh Gin Hin, Goh Miah Kiat, Shirley Tan

•Learning Internet-of-Things (IoT) in a virtual way - Experience sharing from module C227 Computer System Technologies  (Republic Polytechnic)

- Presenters: Li Yan, Wong Hau Shian, Stanley Tan CL, Sharmila Kanna

•Introduction to Designing Electronic Service-Learning Modules (Ngee Ann Polytechnic)

- Presenters : Maode Hon, Faith Ong


End of Conference Day 3

Day 4

Friday, 23 Sep 2022


Learning Journey

1.Experiential Learning for Advanced Manufacturing @ Singapore Polytechnic

2.A Journey to the 21st Century IT Infrastructure Design and Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Building for High-Quality Technology Education (Vocational Training Council)


Lunch Break


Institutional Presentation 4

Teaching and Learning Mentors – Disrupting Pedagogy Innovation

Mr Desmond Ng, Mr Mark Nivan Singh, Singapore Polytechnic

The Nanyang Polytechnic Professional Competency Model: Transforming T&L Practices

Mr Chan Yew Meng, Nanyang Polytechnic


Session Break


Closing Ceremony


End of Conference Day 4


Contact Info


21 Tampines Avenue 1
Singapore 529757



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