Day 3 – 18th November 2022

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Fri 18th November

Morning Welcome
Percy Chinyama, National Coordinator for E-Government Division, (SMART Zambia Institute), Republic of Zambia

UNESCO GEM Report: Education Technology 2023 & African Spotlight – Discussion on UNESCO Education Technology Report & the use of Edtech in African Education Systems
Moderator & Introduction: Manos Antoninis, Director of the UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report
Hon Douglas M Syakalima (MP), Minister of Education, Republic of Zambia
Salim Mokaddem, Special Advisor to the President of Niger, Head of Education Unit of the Presidency, Republic of Niger
Aldo Sambo, Advisor to the Minister of Education, Republic of Angola
Tom Kaye, Global Country Engagement Lead, Edtech Hub

Multilateral Investment: Progress & Impact of Transformative Multilateral Education Projects in Africa
Moderator & Introduction: Mark East, Worldwide General Manager, Education Industry Group, Microsoft
Q & A Panel Discussion
Noriana Munenku, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Republic of Zambia
Ama Serwah Nerquaye-Tetteh, Secretary General, Ghana National Commission for UNESCO
Jo Bourne, Chief Technical Officer, Global Partnership for Education
Musonda Chipalo, Principal Investment Officer & Regional Lead Manufacturing & Services Sector, International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group

Leveraging the Power of Artificial Intelligence for the Workforce
Bringing AI to Youth and Citizens – the South African Experience
ModeratorJoao Fidalgo, Africa Education Lead, EMEA Territory, Intel Corporation
Dr Nick Balkrishen, Regional Manager, Department of Higher Education & Training North West & Mpumalanga Province, Republic of South Africa
Dr Dika Mokoena, Principal, Orbit College, Rustenburg, Republic of South Africa
Zelda Fynn, ICT Manager, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Gauteng Province, Republic of South Africa

Final Comments on Lessons Learnt from Education System Responses to the Pandemic
Panel Leader & Moderator: Jane Mann, Managing Director, Cambridge Partnership for Education
Hon Douglas M Syakalima (MP), Minister of Education, Republic of Zambia
Hon Dr Senator Adeleke Olorunnimbe Mamora, Federal Minister of Science Technology & Innovation, Federal Republic of Nigeria
Hon Nura Mustaf Mukhtar, State Minister for Education, Culture & Higher Education, Federal Republic of Somalia
Jo Bourne, Chief Technical Officer, Global Partnership for Education

Zambian Youth Innovation Session – Presentations from Young Zambian Innovators