18 Apr 2018 – 12:17

EdEx Qatar expo opens

QC Vice-Chairman Muhammed bin Ahmed bin Towar Al Kuwari and other dignitaries at the launch of EdEx-Qatar 2018 yesterday. Pic: Qassim Rahmatullah / The Peninsula

By Amna Pervaiz Rao | The Peninsula

DOHA: Improving education delivery in Qatar, EdEx Qatar, featuring more than 50 exhibitors, opened its doors for public  at The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa.
Under the patronage of Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, EdEx Qatar featured more than thousand visitors, 30 seminars, 30 international speakers, 100 pre-arranged meetings.
The conference is organised by EdEx Qatar in partnership with the Ministry of Education & Higher Education and Qatar Chamber of Commerce & Industry (QC). EdEx Qatar is the leading event for any business that can contribute positively to the quality of teaching and learning in Qatar. It is attended by education leaders from the Ministry, Kindergarten, Schools, Colleges and Universities from Qatar.
EdEx Qatar gives the latest education insights to transform your teaching and learning experiences. Access more than 30 completely free-to-attend practical seminars and networking sessions. Join educators from across the region today of completely free learning and interactive networking activities focused on improving education delivery in Qatar.
Talking to The Peninsula, QC Vice-Chairman Muhammed bin Ahmed bin Towar Al Kuwari, said: “ Every year we see improvement in our education system, these exhibitions and conferences make our system grow better. Such events help school teachers, parents, students and many people to improve and get a glance of new technology which includes learning skills. This new technology helps the students and teachers to make learning process more easy and feasible.” “The immense participation of specialised companies and interested investor in EdEx Conference and Exhibition shows that Qatar has become attractive hub for education investment. The education committee at QC is holding regular meetings with investors to solve problems and challenges that face private education,” he added.
The unique blend of Inspirational Seminars, Hands-On Demos and Informal Peer-to-Peer Learning Sessions will ensure that EdEx Qatar is the most beneficial event in Doha this year. Seminar streams include, Excellence in Leadership, Developing an EdTech Strategy, Higher Education, Improving Teaching & Learning, World Class Professional Development and ENGAGE+ Networking Activities.
The two-day conference and exhibition provides ministries, public and private school leaders with the opportunity to discover the latest ideas and solutions that will help the nation move towards delivering a more competitive education system.