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The first Ednovation Fest themed ‘Tri-sector Collaboration for Innovation in Education’ was launched in 2016. In its first year, with the aim to introduce best practice of educational innovations worldwide, the Fest organized 13 talks, 24 workshops, and a two-day Experiential Days. The activities and events attracted the attendance of over 3,000 committed teachers, parents, students, and social and education entrepreneurs from different parts of the world. The activities were also generously funded by the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust and supported by education departments of higher education institutions in Hong Kong.
 
Speakers and activity partners of the first Ednovation Fest include local and overseas scholars, educators, and members of educational charities and institutions:
  • Professor Cheng Kai-ming (Emeritus Professor Division of Policy, Administration and Social Sciences Education, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • Professor Peter Gray (Research Professor of Psychology, Boston College, U.S.A.)
  • Mr. David Nicoll (Chief Executive Officer, The Studio Schools Trust, U.K.)
  • Professor David Oxtoby (President, Pomona College, Claremont, California, U.S.A.)
  • Ms. River (Teacher, R.T.C. Gaia School, Hong Kong)
  • Mr. Kenn Ross (Managing Director, Minerva Project, China)
  • Ms. Hanna Sarakorpi (Principal, Saunalahti School, Finland)
  • Mr. Ozzie Su (Founder, Za Share, Taiwan)
  • Ms. Anne Tham (Founder, Dwi Emas International School, Malaysia)
  • Professor Bernadette Tsui (Executive Director, Foundation for Education Development & Research, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • Baptist Rainbow Primary School
  • CreativeKids
  • Hapi School
  • HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity
  • Jockey Club Neo Education Lab
  • The Seedling Experimental School
  • Teach4HK
Ten short videos and a book which has recorded 12 cases of educational innovations in local schools were also produced to showcase good initiatives in Hong Kong.
 
 
 

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