UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2013

When, local time: 
Monday, 18 February 2013 - 9:00am to Friday, 22 February 2013 - 6:00pm
France, UNESCO Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 8-Symposium

UNESCO will hold the Second UNESCO Mobile Learning Week (MLW) from 18 to 22 February 2013 at its Headquarters in Paris, France. The event aims to explore mobile learning as a unique and significant contribution to achieving the Education for All (EFA) goals of increasing education access, quality and equality.
MLW 2013 will consist of the following events:

Symposium on Mobile Learning (open)
18-19 February, Paris
This two-day conference constitutes the backbone of the MLW and will feature keynote speakers, demonstrations of mobile content and technology, and thematic breakout sessions.

Senior Policy Makers' Forum (invitation only)
20 February, Paris
UNESCO, in partnership with the GSMA, will host an invitation-only meeting of high-level government officials to discuss issues relating to mobile learning and policy.

MLW Webinar (open)
21-22 February, virtual
The Webinar will allow people outside Paris to discuss topics related to mobile learning. It will be moderated by leading thinkers in the field of ICT in education. Selected mobile experts will present their projects and will field real time questions from online participants.