Share Paper: The Future of Higher Education

  1. Joke Voogt, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  2. Lorenzo Cantoni, Universita della Svizzera Italiana, Switzerland
  3. Mark Brown, Dublin City University, Ireland
  4. Theo Bastiaens, Open Universiteit Netherlands, Netherlands
Tuesday, June 25 2:15 PM-3:15 PM Koepelzaal

Abstract: Todays’ society puts a lot of pressure on higher education. The expectations are high. Higher education has to deliver on quality and effectiveness and still has to be affordable to everyone. Alumni have to be ready for a continuously changing labour market. The quality of education has to be at top level and beat international and national competition. Professors have to have competence in their field of research and in the field of teaching, didactics and educational technology. In this panel we are asking three educational experts for their help. How should a higher educational institute look like in modern ...