Events

Project ALIEN 3rd consortium meeting, Porto, Portugal, June 17-19, 2019

The 3rd consortium meeting was held in Porto, Portugal on 17-19 June 2019 and was organized by Porto Polytechnic. The meeting was opened by the President of Porto Polytechnic, Prof. Joao Roha and Prof. Isabel Praca of the School of the Engineering of Porto Polytechnic. The partners worked on the institutional strategies for introducing active and problem based learning into higher education. They further worked on the ALIEN digital platform for active and problem based learning as well as made plans for instructor training and the formation of special interest groups towards promoting the adoption of project outcomes at their institutions and beyond.

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Project ALIEN 2nd consortium meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 9-11, 2019

The 2nd Consortium meeting was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 9-11 January 2019 and was organized by the University of Malaya. The work of the meeting was opened by the Vice Rector of the University of Malaya Prof. Dr. Kamila Ghazali and the Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science of the University of Malaya, Prof. Dr. Abrizah Abdullah. Invited speaker Prof. Dr. Aishah Abu Bakar analyzed the benefits of active learning in engineering education.



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ALIEN at the Thessaly Science Festival, Larissa, Greece, October 11-12, 2018

The Thessaly Science Festival was organized by the University of Thessaly for celebrating the 30 years since its inception. The event was attended over 2 days by more than 1.500 school children in the mornings, while more individuals attended in the evenings and on Saturday. The ALIEN project was promoted to the participants of the event, project objectives were discussed, and leaflets were distributed. More

Workshop on active learning at Institute of Technology Cambodia, stage 1, December 22-23, 2018

On December 22nd – 23rd, 2018 ITC organizes workshop on Active Learning and Professional Development Stage 2. This workshop is the continue of the first workshop in September. In this workshop, lecturers shared their experience in implementation of active learning and professional development tool kits in their classroom; and members will give feedback to improve each other. More

Workshop on active learning at Institute of Technology Cambodia, stage 1, September 20-21, 2018

On December 22nd – 23rd, 2018 ITC organizes workshop on Active Learning and Professional Development Stage 2. This workshop is the continue of the first workshop in September. In this workshop, lecturers shared their experience in implementation of active learning and professional development tool kits in their classroom; and members will give feedback to improve each other. More

Project ALIEN kickoff meeting, Volos, Greece, June 20-22, 2018

The project kickoff meeting was held in Volos, Greece. Approximately 40 delegates participates from all partners. During the 3 day event the partners had the opportunity to meet each other, discuss the project implementation in the long term as well as set short term implementation goals, and participate in social activities.

Information about how to reach Volos and where to stay
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Invited speaker Demetra Evangelou, PhD, 2011 Presidential Award, Associate Professor, School of Education, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece

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