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Theme: Linking open education and e-Learning Research to practice
Dates: July 1st – 3rd, 2015
City: Nairobi, Kenya
Venue: Crowne Plaza
1. Cheryl Hodgkinson-Williams: an Associate Professor in the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT) at the University of Cape Town (UCT), South Africa
2. Stavros Panagiotis Xanthopoylos: Vice-Dean of FGV-IDE – Executive Educational Unit at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV), Dean of FGV Online – Distance Education Unit of FGV, part of IDE.
This will be the second conference of the AVU and like the first conference in 2013, this conference will bring together researchers,policymakers and practitioners seeking to make sense of the challenges and explore emergin opportunities afforded by ICTs and open,distance and e-learning (ODeL) in addressing issues of access, equity and quality of higher education and training in Africa.