Mobile Learning Week 2018 call for proposals – deadline on January 26
Mobile Learning Week 2018 (MLW 2018) “Skills for a connected world” is an event organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) with the collaboration of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to take place next 26-30 March 2018 in Paris. The registration for submitting workshops and symposium proposals in English, French and Spanish is still open until Friday, 26 January 2018.
The event will provide a platform for political leaders, representatives from non-governmental organizations, senior representatives from private sector companies, education and technology experts to discuss solutions for achieving the skills-related targets specified by Sustainable Development Goal 4 (SDG4). It will consist of four related sub-events:
- 26 March: Workshops
- 27-28 March: Symposium
- 29 March: Policy Forum
- 30 March: Strategy Labs
The sub-events will facilitate actions to define and mainstream digital skills, innovate skills provision for jobs in the digital economy, close inequalities and gender divides, and map/anticipate changing skill needs.
In the end, Mobile Learning Week 2018 will focus on the challenges and strategies to offer digital skills development opportunities for all. Find more information at UNESCO website. (Available in 6 United Nation’s official languages)