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Keynote Speaker Dr. Mohammad Ismail Gomaa with Professor Janice Griffith
Dr.Mawdudur Rahman, Founder President, Knowledge Globalization Institute, and Dr. Nargis Mahmud spoke on "Blended Learning: An Emerging Culture in Higher Education" at the May 2013 Conference in Istanbul.
The Knowledge Globalization Conference 2013, Istanbul
The 8th Knowledge Globalization Conference was held in Istanbul, Turkey on May 8-9, 2013. The Conference was hosted by Bogazici University, Istanbul. The conference was attended by scholars, members of the business community, and students from many countries.
The quality of the papers and the level of participation was of high standards. Prof. Mohamamd Ismail Gomaa of Alexandria University,-Egypt and Ekran Erdil, from Middle East Technical University, Turkey delivered the keynote speeches. The conference also offered four plenary sessions presented by academic and business people.A total of 56 papers were accepted for presentation in seven tracks covering innovation issues in the areas of environment, culture, globalization, technology, education, agriculture, leadership and management processes. Among these 38 papers were presented at the conference. The presenters included experienced researchers, young scholars and PhD students from 14 countries. The mix of people and representation of countries make our efforts worthwhile.
The Conference offered a wide window into the current global scholarship and the continuing dialogue concerning innovations in the areas of social, cultural, economic and business trends and was an opportunity for cross-cultural exchanges and increased global knowledge sharing. It brought scholars from developed countries and developing countries under one roof. For example, scholars from Iran, USA, Kazakhstan, and Malaysia debated and discussed their papers face to face without any barriers of politics or geography.
Boston Conference, USA 2012
The 7th Knowledge Globalization conference focused on the future of higher education addressing trends in technology, teaching innovations, costs, globalization of education, social and economic issues.
The theme of this year’s conference has a special significance as the future of higher education is at a critical juncture. The conference opened windows for some to think outside the box. The conference encouraged the educators to open their minds to embrace the ‘disruptive process of transformation’ in education which has already started.
Some 2012 Boston Conference Participants
Pune Conference, India 2011
The Sixth Knowledge Globalization Conference was held at the Foundation for Liberal and Management Education (FLAME) in its picturesque location at the valley in Lavale, Pune, India.
Streaming video of all the panels is available on the Flame.edu.in website.
To view Podcasts of the keynote speeches and panel discussions click here
2013 Boston Conference
The 9th Knowledge Globalization Conference will be held in Boston, Massachusetts, USA on
November 1, 2013. The Conference theme is: Strategic Thinking and Global Changes with special
emphasis on energym and business analytics/big data.
Keynote Speaker-Boston 2013
Partha S. Ghosh, a visionary leader and a creative problem solver, is a renowned strategist and an innovator of Business and Economic models. He is a 30 year veteran - currently in an advisory role with multiple organizations world wide. He is the Chairman & the Chief Mentor of Boston Analytics, specializing in providing precision analytical services/financial modeling tools to corporate and government agencies.
The Eighth Conference was held in Istanbul, Turkey on May 08-10, 2013.
The Seventh Knowledge Globalization Conference was held in Boston on November 9-10, 2012
for the Proceedings, Conference Photos, and PPT Slides from the presentations.
The Sixth Knowledge Globalization Conference, 2012, was held in Pune, India January, 5-7, 2012
View the 2010 conference proceedings
Journal of Knowledge Globalization
Vol. 6 (1) of the Journal of Knowledge Globalization is now available online and in print format.. All past issues are available online. Subscription is needed to receive print copies.