Realising the Potential of EdTech Perspectives from GCC Leaders in Education


This session will feature leaders in education from schools in the GCC region who will give their views on how EdTech has helped their schools overcome challenges during the pandemic with regards to improving digital infrastructure, the switch to online/hybrid learning, the opportunities that it offers in terms of enhancing flexibility in teaching and the curriculum, and how we can continue to utilise technology in our classrooms going forward as many schools return to a sense of normality.

Chair/Moderator: Janecke Aarnaes - Director, Universal American School, Dubai


Eesa Christopher McKenzie - Vice Principal at Alforsan International School, Saudi Arabia

Kai Vacher - Principal at the British School Muscat, Oman

Salsabeel Samy - E-learning specialist, Assafwah School

Sandra Ospina - Assistant Principal, Data and Analysis, Misk Schools Riyadh