BUiD hosts its 2nd virtual International Conference on Educational Management and Leadership

The Faculty of Education hosted its 2nd virtual international conference ‘Future of Educational Management and Leadership’ on 28 May2022.

The conference aimed to explore the future of educational management and leadership while engaging voices, thoughts, reflections and practices of leaders in education, policy makers, practitioners, educators and researchers. It gave the participants the opportunity to discuss the opportunities and challenges of educational management amidst the uncertain future.

Prof Abdullah Al Shamsi, the Vice Chancellor and Hugh Martin, the Registrar Chief Administrative Officer welcomed the participants while, Dr Khalid Al Marri, the Dean of Research and Prof Eman Gaad, the Dean of Education offered inaugural messages followed by the keynote speech delivered by Professor Michael Osborne from the University of Glasgow, UK.

There were 64 presenters from 10 countries and 3 continents (Africa, Asia, Europe). The papers largely focused on the main and sub-themes of the conference. The abstracts are published in the conference proceedings. Selected best papers will be edited for a special issue at the journal for researching education practice and theory.

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