Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community

Global Learn Day 10

John Hibbs, Oct 07, 2006

In just a few hours, John Hibb's remarkable global adventure will set sail for the tenth time. Welcome, therefore, to a special Saturday Global Learn Day edition of OLDaily.

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Region

Keynoter

Topic

0:00

5:00 pm
Oct. 7

Opening Ceremony

Sir John Daniel, President, Commonwealth of Learning
Vint Cerf, Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

Lessons from the Thrilla in Manila

1:30

6:30 pm
Oct. 7

South Pacific

Michael Coglhin

Overlooked -- The Aboriginals and How to Effectively Communicate

3:30

8:30 pm
Oct. 7

East Asia

Vishen Lakhiani

Big changes coming from new directions

5:30

10:30 pm
Oct. 7

South Asia

Dr. T. V. Raman

Equal Access To Information Raises All Boats

7:30

11:30 pm
Oct. 7

Gulf/Middle East/Western Asia

Vance Stevens (representing Webheads)

Are English language instructors the most important teachers in the world?

9:00

2:00 am
Oct. 8

Africa

Derek Keats

Increasing Access through Open Courseware

12:00

5:00 am
Oct. 8

Dublin:
A Special Stop

Jack Byrne

A Special Stop in Dublin with FM Radio

13:00

6:00 am
Oct. 8

Europe

Gavin Dudeney and Nickey Hockly

Avatars and Other Glitzy Stuff: Get a MUVE on!

16:00

9:00 am
Oct. 8

Latin America

Taran Rampersad

Society is built on communications

18:00

11:00 am
Oct. 8

Canada and the United States

Tim DiScipio,
Founder, e-Pals

Connecting global classrooms for collaborative project sharing and literacy learning

22:00

3:00 pm
Oct. 8

Central Pacific

Dr. John Southworth
Univesity of Hawaii

Art, Spirits and Technology

23:00

4:00 pm
Oct. 8

Closing Ceremony

Jeff Lebow
World Bridges

A Visionary Close

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