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QESS Online Conference 2020 “Resources and Methods: Education Application of Free and Open Source Software during the Pandemic”

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QESS Online Conference 2020

Resources and Methods: Education Application of Free and Open Source Software during the Pandemic


25 November 2020 (Wednesday)


10:00 am- 12:10 pm

Zoom ID:

844 716 7013 (Please Email tofoss@chuhai.edu.hkfor the password)

Conference Aim:

COVID-19 has offered the higher education sector across the world both challenges and opportunities. In light of the unprecedented changes we are facing, this conference, bringing together educators at higher institutions in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, and mainland China, endeavors to explore how the pandemic has given rise to new modes of teaching and learning and how FOSS can be integrated into teaching and learning in an effective way. It provides an opportunity for researchers and educators to share insights, solutions, methods and new ideas on a variety of pedagogical issues.

Time Schedule (25 November 2020, Wednesday):

10:00 – 10:05 am


Prof. Yu Siu-Hung Eden

Conference Host, Professor, Chu Hai College of Higher Education

10:05 – 10:10 am

Welcome speech

Prof. Tang Chiu Kay

Vice President (Academic), Chu Hai College of Higher Education

10:10 – 10:30 am

Speaker 1:

QESS Project Team

(Project title: Enhancing teaching and learning by effective utilization of free and open source software)

Chu Hai College of Higher Education

“Introduction and project overview”

10:30 – 10:50 am

Speaker 2:

Prof. Jiao Jianli

Professor and Director, Future Education Research Center, South China Normal University

“The Future of Higher Education after the Pandemic”

10:50 – 11:10 am

Speaker 3:

Mr. Stuart Mealor

Managing Director, Human Resource Development, New Zealand

“How COVID-19 changed the world’s perception of online learning during 2020”

11:10 – 11:30 am

Speaker 4:

Dr. Li Kam Cheong

Director of Research Office, The Open University of Hong Kong

“Ways to leverage OER, OEP and FOSS for educational effectiveness”

11:30 – 11:50 am

Speaker 5:

Dr. Holly Chung

Associate Director, Teaching and Learning Enhancement Section, Centre for Teaching and Learning, Hang Seng University of Hong Kong

“More than just a score: Feedback practices online and offline”

11:50 – 12:10 pm

Speaker 6:

QESS Project Team

Chu Hai College of Higher Education

“Teachers and students sharing”

* The conference is fully supported by Quality Enhancement Support Scheme (QESS) from the Education Bureau (EDB)(Project Ref. No. 01/QESS/2018)

Registration: https://forms.gle/tEHCPwfiQfVYiHi9A

Enquiries: foss@chuhai.edu.hk

Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expresses in this material/event (or by members of the project team) do not reflect the views of the Government of the HKSAR. The Education Bureau, the self-financing Post-secondary Education Fund Secretariat or any member in the Sub-committee of the Quality Enhancement Support Scheme.