Global Panel: Responding to Educational Needs in the Arab World

This session will examine the emerging educational landscape in the Arab region including opportunities for growth and innovation. At least two digital education programs sponsored by the Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education and delivered in partnership with Arizona State University will be highlighted. Additional topics will include: enhancing the perception of online education in the Arab region and creating pathways for post-secondary success with technology-enabled support tools.

Moderator: Jacqueline Smith, Associate Vice President & Executive Director, University Initiatives, ASU

Speakers: Michael M. Crow, President, ASU; Maysa Jalbout, CEO, Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education