Conference Outline

Sunday, January 8, 2017

09:15-09:30 Announcements and Welcome Address

08:30-09:00 Conference Registration

09:00-09:15 Announcements and Welcome Address

09:15-10:00 Keynote Presentation
Pacific Ethnomathematics: Navigating Ancient Wisdom and Modern Connections
Linda Furuto, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, United States

10:00-11:00 Featured Panel Presentation
Aloha as a Way of Being: Hawaiian Perspectives on Learning
Uncle Bruce Keaulani, Living Life Source Foundation
Michael Salzman, University of Hawaii at Manoa, United States
Aunty Kehaulani Lum, Living Life Source Foundation
Xu Di, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, United States

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30-11:45 IAFOR Documentary Film Award and The Greatest Gift

11:45-12:30 Featured Panel Presentation
Educating for Change: Challenging and Preserving Traditional Cultures
Chair: Joseph Haldane, IAFOR
Discussants: Curtis Ho, University of Hawai’i at Manoa, United States & Ted O’Neill, Gakushuin University, Japan

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-14:10 Featured Presentation
Developing and implementing an English for Specific Purposes syllabus for business majors in Japan
Ken Urano, Hokkai-Gakuen University, Japan

14:15-14:45 Featured Presentation
Bringing Global Stories Into the Classroom Through OER and MOOCs
Kristin Palmer, University of Virginia, United States

15:00-16:30 Parallel Sessions

16:30-17:30 Conference Poster Session

18:00-19:30 Conference Welcome Reception


Monday, January 9, 2017

09:00-10:30 Parallel Sessions

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:45 Parallel Sessions

12:45-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-14:30 Featured Workshop
Doing Interdisciplinary Research and Publishing - Some Lessons Learned
Amanda Muller, Flinders University, Australia

14:30-14:45 Break

14:45-15:45 Parallel Sessions

15:45-16:00 Break

16:00-18:00 Parallel Sessions


Tuesday, January 10, 2017

09:00-10:30 Parallel Sessions

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:45 Parallel Sessions

12:45-13:45 Lunch Break

13:45-15:15 Parallel Sessions

15:15-15:30 Break

15:30-16:00 Conference Closing Address


The draft version of the Conference Programme will be available online on December 10, 2016. All registered delegates will be notified of this publication by email.

The above schedule may be subject to change.