Fujairah International Career and Education Fair 2016

Fujairah International Career and Education Fair 2016

Placing the Fujairah International Career and Education Fair on the map of “locally and internationally” influential events related to employment, education, training, and innovation in order to build a knowledge-based society and economy.

 

Fujairah Tenth International Career and Education Fair aspires to host Emirati, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and International employment and recruitment entities, and universities and institutions specialized in human and educational resources, in addition to international experts that contribute to the development of the employment and education process. The event will highlight experiences and success stories and create a joint practical and scientific environment between GCC and international entities and institutions in order to build a sustainable knowledge-based society and economy.

 

On the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan declaring 2016 a Year of Reading in the United Arab Emirates, and under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammad Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, and with the presence of H.E. the Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Abdul Latif Al Zayani, and based on the partnership with the London-based Gulf Conferences LTD, we are happy to announce that the 10th Fujairah International Career and Education Fair 2016″, under the theme: “Learn To Progress” will be held from 26-28 April 2016 at the Fujairah Exhibitions Centre. More than 150 educational institutions and Human Resources experts from all over the world will take part in the fair including those from the United Kingdom, Malaysia, Germany and the United States.

 

In appreciation of the success achieved by the nine previous Fujairah career fairs, we are honored to invite you to participate in this important event either by sponsorship, participation, presenting a study or establishing partnerships with other entities. It is anticipated that the fair will be attended by ministers of education, academics, and Human Resources experts and will get wide media coverage.

 

We thank you in advance for your contribution and we will be honored to have your support and your presence in our event.

Patronage

  • His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

    Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah

Event Information

Venue

Fujairah Exhibition Center
Korthabah Road
P.O. Box 1550
Fujairah
The United Arab Emirates

Date

26th – 28th April 2016

Sponsors and Partners

Objectives

  • To create opportunities to recruit students locally and globally.
  • To explore the future of education and employment in the knowledge-based societies and their required roles in sustainability.
  • To promote partnership between educational and employment entities in order to upgrade the overall quality of the Human Resources and develop appropriate solutions and standards.
  • To bring together GCC and international expertise and experiences in the field of employment and education with the bigger aim of maintaining sustainability, and furthering capacity-building
  • To provide graduates with job opportunities.
  • To link the government sector with the private sector (internally).
  • The fair and its conferences aim to encourage GCC and International Institutions in the field of Human Resources, to further develop scientifically and practically.
  • To recognize education as a key role player to achieve the goals of sustainable development.
  • To highlight the technologies and quality of sponsors.
  • To establish a culture of success and excellence among local and international educational and career institutions.
  • To identify the general concepts and mechanisms of educational and career investment in Human Resource development according to performance and quality standards.
  • To highlight the job market and employment institutions in the UAE.
  • To create a fertile environment that includes a distinct group of youth and merge them in institutions in all sectors.
  • To prepare a methodology that contributes to the creation of creative and innovative working environment in both Public and Private sectors.
  • To highlight the essence of the factors affecting education and the recruitment process and improving the overall quality level.
  • To encourage entrepreneurship and small and medium enterprises.
  • To create scientific and academic partnerships between local and international universities and colleges.

Agenda and Speakers

The event will have an astonishing line up of decision makers, forerunners in Education and Human Resources, and experts in all areas of education and career development participating and offering their expertise and insight.

09:00 REGISTRATION
09:30 CONFERENCE OPENING – WELCOMING ADDRESS
10:00 MAIN SESSION

Guests of Honor’s Main Session

Moderator

 

H.E. Dr. Ahmed Ali Al Khuzaimi
Director of the Officers Training Institute – Ministry of Interior

 

Speakers

 

HRH Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail
Crown Prince of the Malaysian State of Perlis – Malaysia

 

H.E. Thani Al Zeyoudi
Minister of Climate Change and Environment – UAE

 

Nathaniel Tek, Spokesperson, U.S. Department of State – USA

10:30 ARRIVAL OF THE EVENT PATRON – OFFICIAL OPENING AND TOUR OF THE FAIR
10:50 FIRST SESSION

Future Visions for Education and Human Resources

 

Moderator

Ahmed Ibrahim Al Bloushi

 

  • Manager of Fujairah International Marine Club
  • The International European model of excellence in human resources
  • Linking strategic relation and excellence
  • Analyses of internal and external atmospheres for employment and educational institutions
  • Components and elements of creative planning

 

Speakers

 

Dr. Abdullatif Al Shamsi
Director of the Higher Colleges of Technology Complex – UAE

 

Dr. Kamarudin Hussin
Vice Chancellor – Perlis University, Malaysia

 

Carl Johan Westring
Vice President for Global Business Development and Partnership, Education First – Sweden

 

Q & A

12:00 SECOND SESSION

Future Visions for Education and Human Resources

 

Moderator

Dr. Khaled Al Mazrouei
CEO of Abu Dhabi Ship Building

 

  • Leadership requirements in light of contemporary variables
  • Self-education and lifelong learning
  • Guidance and leadership in education
  • Developing leadership for people with disabilities

 

Speakers

 

David Lock
Secretary-General of the Magna Charta Observatory – UK

 

Dr. Riad Al Muhaidib
Vice-President of Zayed University – UAE

 

Dr. Ali Al Arri
Director of the Scholarships Office – Ministry of Presidential Affairs – UAE

 

Essa Al Mulla
Executive Director of Emirates Nationals Development Programme – UAE

13:00 BREAK
13:50 THIRD SESSION

Sustainable development in Education and Qualifying Human Resources

 

Moderator

Hussein Ali Abdulla Al Shamsi
Vice Chairman of Tasheel

  • Moral values of teamwork
  • Development of human capital
  • Engineering HR processes towards sustainability
  • Bridging the gap between the academic sector and the demand for institutional work
  • Private sector role in the development of Emirati nationals
  • Emiratization and education within the sustainable development system

 

Speakers

 

H.E. Dr. Omar Abdulrahman Al Nuaimi
Assistant Undersecretary for Policy and Strategy at the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization – UAE

 

Prof. Abhilasha Singh
Dean, College of Education Director, International OfficeAmerican University in the Emirates (AUE) – UAE

 

Dr. Martyn Miller
Vice President – Temple University – USA

10:00 FIRST SESSION

Education and Happiness

 

Moderator

H.E. Ruwayya Al Samahi
Former Federal National Council Member

  • Contemporary experiences and trends
  • Knowledge Society approaches
  • Education strategy for a happier society
  • The concept of happiness among nations
  • Education as a source of happiness

 

Speakers

 

H.E. Saif Al Mazrouei
Advisor of the Minister of Higher Education and Research – UAE

 

Dr. Mohammed Yousif Baniyas
Higher Education Executive Director at the Abu Dhabi Education Council – UAE

 

Mohammed Matar Al Marri
Director General of the Emiratization Agency at the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization – UAE

 

Fiona Mackenzie
Middle East Director – Capitals Education Consultancy – UAE

11:00 SECOND SESSION
CREATIVITY IN THE DIGITAL CONTENT
12:10 WORKSHOP
COMMUNITY SERVICE, WOMEN MANAGING TIME BETWEEN HOME AND EDUCATION AND WORK

 

Tony Megan
Community Training Director

 

13:40  BREAK
14:20 THIRD SESSION

Innovation in Education and Human Resources

 

Moderator

 

Mohammed Obeid bin Majed
Director of the Department of Industry and Economy

  • Innovation in technological apps to support education and human resources
  • Best practices of innovation in education and human resources
  • Excellence in the smart education

 

Speakers

 

Mr. Hamdan Al Owaida
Educational consultant and expert, supervisor of the Saudi school system – KSA

 

Mr. Reif Leopold
Consultant, Hoffmann & Reif Consultants – Germany

 

Prof. Guiliano Bergamaschi
Lecturer at Verona University – Italy

 

Q & A

 

15:25 WORKSHOP
BOOSTING INNOVATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH THROUGH STRATEGIC TRAINING PROGRAMS

 

Carl Johan Westring
Vice President for Global Business Development and Partnership, Education First – Sweden

10:00 FIRST SESSION

Social Media at Work: Towards an Optimal Investment

 

Moderator

Dr. Husam Sultan Al Ulama
Director – National Research Foundation

  • The pros and cons of the social network technology in the professional field
  • The role of social media in encouraging reading
  • How to invest social media in building abilities
  • The impact of social network websites on education

 

Speakers

 

Ms. Joana Jamil
Media Partnership at Twitter MENA

 

Eng. Anas Almarie
Social Media Strategist and Speaker

 

Munther Al Muzaki Al Shamsi
Media Specialist – UAE

 

11:10 WORKSHOP
STREAMLINING THE APPLICATION PROCESS FOR SPONSORED STUDENTS AND EDUCATION PROVIDERS

 

Mr. David Bycroft
General Manager, (QCAPS) – Quality Compliant Application Processing Systems – Australia

 

11:45 SECOND SESSION

Reading Challenges in the Age of Technology

 

Moderator

Saleema Al Mazrouei

 

  • Reading and its role in the development of society
  • Quality reading and the consolidation of knowledge
  • Majid magazine’s role in reading
  • Books or iPad?
  • How to encourage children to read
  • Media and the promotion of reading

Speakers

 

Ms. Aisha Musabbeh Mohamed Al Ajel
Head of Media at the Department of Culture and Media

 

Major Dr. Mansour Nasser Al Razzuqi
Virtual Application Development Centre at Dubai Police – UAE

 

Prof. Dr. Ali Abu Al Nour
Director of Ajman University of Science and Technology – Fujairah Campus

 

Ms. Salha Ghubash

Director of the Cultural and Media Office at the Supreme Council of Family Affairs – Sharjah

 

Q & A

 

13:00 LUNCH BREAK
14:20 THIRD SESSION

Promoting National Identity and its Impact on Education and Human Resources

 

Moderator

 

Head of Military Media at the Directorate of Moral Guidance – Armed Forces
Staff Major/ Yusuf Juma Al Haddad

  • Positive citizenship.
  • Strengthening intellectual security.
  • Education and cultural values in the context of modern education.
  • The national service initiative and strengthening identity.
  • Education and National Identity
  • Institutional affiliation and human resources

 

Speakers

 

Dr. Layla Al Bloushi
CEO – Al Gharbeya Academy for Training and Consulting

 

Dherar Belhoul Al Falasi
General Director of Watani Al Emarat Foundation

 

Colonel Expert Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Al Dabal
General Coordinator of the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program – UAE

 

Q & A

 

15:50 WORKSHOP
USING TECHNOLOGY TO ENHANCE DIGITAL LANGUAGE LEARNING

 

Mr. Ashraf Al Saraireh
General Manager, Granteq LLC
Evaluation
Recommendations

Gala Awards Dinner

The Gala Dinner and Awards will give recognition to progressive and innovative institutions who are striving to make advancements in teaching programs, Career Development and Human Resources. The categories for the Awards are being finalized and will be announced shortly. If you wish to nominate an inspiring individual who you feel deserves to be recognized for their contribution within the Education and Human Resources sectors, please do call or email us to discuss this further. We look forward to welcoming you there!

Exhibitors