12 - 13 March, 2018 | Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, Australia

Dr. Mike Keppell

Former Pro-Vice Chancellor Learning Transformations
Swinburne University of Technology


9:50 AM Empowering Active Learning of Higher Education Students through Space, Pedagogy and Technology

Learning spaces need to encompass formal teaching spaces, informal learning spaces and virtual learning and teaching spaces. The combination of space, pedagogy and technology needs to be seamlessly integrated to support 21st Century learning.
Learning spaces must utilise new technology and flexibility to enable active learning and meet student expectations and accommodate different teaching approaches. In this session, Professor Mike Keppell will reflect on different institutional approaches in addressing student learning by choreographing space, technology and pedagogy to achieve Institutional goals. Professor Keppell is an internationally respected academic and has held leadership roles across six universities. In this session he will to discuss his experience in transformational teaching and learning spaces that require the blend of technological tools and pedagogical practices to meet teacher and learner expectations. Case studies from different universities will be presented in the points below:

  • Pedagogy, space and technology: What’s new? How have the three elements evolved? How do they all relate
  • Swinburne University of Technology Learning Space Case Study
  • European Learning space Case study
  • Malaysian University Case Study


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Mike.

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