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7th Annual International Conference (Virtual)

Theme: Shaping the ‘Post Pandemic’ Future Of Education In Early And Primary Years
Conference Partners

WHY to participate in
the Conference

learn about ongoing trends
Socio-emotional Development and Teaching-learning trends in Education have undergone a rapid change in the course of the pandemic and continue to evolve with each passing day.
deliberate the way forward
Will these changes be constant and enduring post-pandemic? How should Early and Primary years Educators prepare for the post-pandemic education scene?
network with diverse educators
Sessions earmarked with eminent Keynote Speakers, Expert Panelists, Independent Session Speakers & Educators from the field of Early and Primary Years pan India & the Globe.

day wise schedule

Time (IST)Panel/Workshop/KeynoteSession SpeakersTopic
4:30-5:00pmInaugural KeynoteDr. Swati Popat VatsShaping the ‘Post Pandemic’ Future of Education in Early and Primary Years
5:00-5:40pmPanel Discussion

Moderator – Col. Shekhar

Panelist 1 – Dr. Swati Popat Vats

Panelist 2 – Dr. Reeta Sonawat

Book launch of ‘NEP – New Education Policy From Policy into Practice’ and Discussion on NEP 2020
5:40-5:45pmBreak / Promotion of partners
5:45-6:15pmECA WorkshopMs. Geeta RamunajanAt the Crossroads of Covid-19  Storytelling for Young Minds
APER WorkshopMs. Fathima KhaderBuilding Resilience Post-Pandemic
6:20-7:00pmKeynote & Panel Discussion

Dr. Kulbhushan Sharma

Moderator- Dr. Arunabh Singh

Panelist 1- Dr. Swati Popat Vats

Panelist 2- Dr. Reeta Sonawat

Panelist 3- Mr. Hozefa Aziz

Panelist 4- Ms. Payal Malhotra

Book launch of ‘Understanding Metacognition in the Foundational Years’ and Discussion on Metacognition
Time (IST) Panel/Workshop/Keynote Session Speakers Topic
4:30-5:00pm Keynote Dr. Swaroop Sampat Rawal Importance of Life Skills in Early and Primary Years
5:00-5:45pm Panel Discussion Moderator – Ms. Amrita Rajpal Panelist 1 – Dr. Swati Popat Vats Panelist 2 – Ms. Bela Kotwani Panelist 3 – Ms. Bela Gandhi Panelist 4 – Mr. Katta Babu Panelist 5 – Ms. Nahid Abid Ali Book launch of ‘A to Z of Educational Puppetry’ and Discussion on Puppetry
5:45-6:00pm Break / Promotion of partners
6:00-6:30pm ECA Workshop Ms. Amrita Kaur Threshold Concepts
APER Workshop Dr. Zirak Marker Shaping Young Minds
6:30-7:00pm ECA Workshop Dr. Jean Feldmon Kiss the Brain
APER Workshop Dr. George Fisher The Importance of Play in Primary years
Time (IST)Panel/Workshop/KeynoteSession SpeakersTopic
4:30-5:00pmKeynoteDr. Sameer H DalwaiOnline Intervention & Support For Inclusive Children
5:00-5:45pmPanel Discussion

Moderator – Ms. Nisha Jain

Panelist 1 – Dr. Sameer H Dalwai

Panelist 2 – Ms. Massarat Tavawala

Panelist 3 – Ms. Bhavna Lalwani

Panelist 4 – Ms. Kusum Kanwar

Panelist 5 – Ms. Devishobha Chandramolli

Book launch of ‘Inclusivity : Everyone Matters’ and Discussion on Inclusion
5:45-6:00pmBreak / Promotion of partners
6:00-6:30pmECA WorkshopMrs. Deepa BhushanSchool Management Post Pandemic
APER WorkshopMrs. Arpita KarkareFrom a Teaching Culture to a Learning Culture
6:30-7:00pmECA WorkshopMr. Kaiser BhatMaintaining Highest Standards of Quality in Education
APER Workshop

Ms. Tanuja Gomes

Mr. Chin2 Bhosle

Where should you Lay more Emphasis – on the Creative Arts or Academic Curriculum?
Mr. John SmithiesA Coalition of Ideas For the Future

keynote speakers

Dr. Swati Popat Vats

President of Early Childhood Association and Association of Primary Education and Research

Dr. Swaroop S. Rawal

International Life Skill Educator
Actor and Educational Researcher

Dr. Samir Dalwai

Developmental Behavioural Paediatrician at New Horizons Child Development Center, Nanavati Hospital, Hinduja Hospital
National Jt Secretary, Indian Academy of Pediatrics

Registration details

We invite you to join us to discuss, debate, deliberate and endeavour to brainstorm on the innovative Paradigms in Education to ‘Shape the Future of School Education’ at our first Virtual Conference


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599all inclusive

Individual - non-member

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999all inclusive
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