Naseej the Arab world's leader in Knowledge Management Solutions – has successfully participated in the 6th Annual Gulf Education Conference & Exhibition which was held on February 22-23, 2017, at the University of Business and Technology in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
H.E. Dr. Ahmed Al-Eissa – the Saudi Minister of Education – inaugurated the conference. In his address to participants, Dr. Al-Eissa stressed that "the future of the GCC countries requires major educational, economic and social partnerships between both public and private sectors." "We need", he adds, "to take into account current and future GCC development needs, to overcome education challenges and to diversify sources of our national income. To do so, we should adopt highly added-value activities that generate more rewarding job opportunities, support innovation and creativity, and provide educational expertise in various disciplines."
Under the theme of ‘Improving Education for Society’, the two-day conference addressed the challenges and opportunities facing the Education sector in the region and the future education needs of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The event was designed to support global education programs. Special focus was on facilitating partnerships and student recruitment between international institutions, academies, schools, and universities with GCC Ministries of Education.
At the exhibition alongside the conference, Naseej showcased its latest eLearning Solutions, including online testing and assessment, online virtual classrooms, lecture recording and broadcasting, as well as virtual learning solutions, and much more.
On display was also D2L's Brightspace Integrated Learning Platform. Brightspace offers groundbreaking features designed to personalize learning and design a learning content that fit individual needs; from one-size-fits-all to one-size-fits-me with Adaptive Learning feature, as well as robust predictive analytics for early intervention and course recommendations to ensure learners' success. Brightspace also provides cutting-edge mobile capabilities to enable students to follow their courses and interact with faculty and peers anytime and anywhere. Brightspace is built for a brighter future. Through education, knowledge has the power to unite, engage, and inspire students.