Day 1: 10 September 2008


Opening Program (Pacific Grand Ballroom)

8:30-8:40 Welcome Remarks

Roberto R. Romulo
Chairman, Foundation for Information Technology Education and Development

Grace J. Alfonso
Chancellor, University of the Philippines Open University


Plenary Session 1 (Pacific Grand Ballroom)

8:40-9:10 Policy Directions
Jesli A. Lapus
Secretary, Department of Education
9:10-9:40

Department of Education ICT Competency Standards for Teachers
Jesus L. R. Mateo
Assistant Secretary, Department of Education

9:40-10:10 International Best Practices in Teacher Professional Development in ICT Integration
Philip Wong
Associate Professor and Divisional Director of Academic Computing and Information Services, National Institute of Education, Singapore
10:10-10:30 Open Forum
10:30-10:50 Break
10:50-12:00 Concurrent Sessions A: Presentations
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Concurrent Sessions B: Presentations
2:35-3:35 Concurrent Sessions C: Presentations
3:35-4:00 Break
4:00-5:00 Concurrent Sessions D: Demonstrations

Day 2: 11 September 2008


Plenary Session 2 (Pacific Grand Ballroom)

9:00-9:30 New Technologies, New Pedagogies: Issues in Teacher Learning
Jan Herrington
Associate Professor, The University of Wollongong, Australia
9:30-10:00
Teaching with ICTs: New Technologies, New Pedagogies?
Patricia B. Arinto
Associate Professor, University of the Philippines Open University
10:00-10:20 Open Forum
10:20-10:40 Break
10:40-12:10 Concurrent Sessions E: Presentations
12:10-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Concurrent Sessions F: Demonstrations
2:35-3:35
Concurrent Sessions G: Demonstrations
3:35-3:55
Break


Plenary Session 3 (Pacific Grand Ballroom)

3:55-4:25 Synthesis and Areas for Further Action
Nemah N. Hermosa
Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of the Philippines Open University


Closing Program (Pacific Grand Ballroom)

4:25-5:00 Teresita G. Inciong
Assistant Secretary, Department of Education

Victoria L. Tinio
Executive Director, Foundation for Information Technology Education and Development