EdTech Symposium on Innovative learning vol.2

Broaden learner’s perspectives through Creators’ Learning: PLEASE GET TICKET for an ADMISSION-FREE symposium or an ON-AIR event for FREE at http://www.ustream.tv/channel/android-cafe, if you plan to attend at 17:00, Wed., Jan 29 Japan Time.
Benesse Corporation has promoted research on innovative learning methods for today’s people. The endow course “BEAT” from 2004 to 2013 at the University of Tokyo is one of them. Technology has changed the learning environment and given learners more fascinating chances to learn than ever before. This symposium offers an opportunity to discuss innovative learning for people’s life-long growth with educational researchers, EdTech entrepreneurs, and more. The symposium is proceeded in English.

EdTech Symposium on Innovative learning vol.2
  • 16:30~17:00 Reception at Fukutake Hall, University of Tokyo
  • 17:00~17:05 Opening remarks, Kiyoshi Takahashi, Department of Digital Business Strategy, Benesse Corporation
  • 17:05~17:45 Pre-session Possibilities of EdTech, Presentation of SF JAPAN NIGHT V &VI winners, ShareWis and Cooori
  • 17:55~18:40 Session I What’s Creators’ Learning?
  • 18:40~19:00 Session II Broaden learners’ perspectives through Creators’ Learning
※Time schedule and presenters will be subject to change.
※Please bring your name cards.
Pre-session: Possibilities of EdTech
・The positioning of ShareWis, a casual learning content platform with the Knowledge Map
 Tomoki Tsujikawa, CEO, Share Wis Inc., Winner of SF JAPAN NIGHT V
・Language acquisition with technology
 Dr. Arnar Jensson, CEO, Cooori Ltd, Winner of SF JAPAN NIGHT VI
・Panel Discussion with Pre-session presenters
 Moderator: Shohei Ando, Manager of International Deals, Samurai Incubate Inc.
Session I What's Creators' Learning?
・Background philosophy of Angry Birds and the role of games in education
 Antti Sonninen; Country Director, Japan; Rovio Entertainment Ltd.
・Leaning through enchant.js programming (tentative)
 Ryo Shimizu; CEO,Ubiquitous Entertainment Inc.
・Online platform to enhance game-based learning by connecting developers and users
 Toru Fujimoto; Assistant Professor at Center for Research and Development of Higher Education, the University of Tokyo
・ What students learned as Global Math game creators for two years
 Yoshihiro Kishimoto; Associate Professor at Tokyo University of Technology
Session II: Broaden learners’ perspectives through Creators’ Learning
・Panel Discussion with Session I presenters
 Moderator:Chie Hoshi, Department of Digital Business Strategy, Benesse Corporation
Event Timeline
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Wed Jan 29, 2014
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM JST
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Venue Address
7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyoku, Tokyo 113-0033 Japan
10 minute walk from Hongo-Sanchome St.
Chie Hoshi
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