The Faculty of Education organises a conference on educational leadership

The Faculty of Education at The British University in Dubai (BUiD) organised a conference on educational leadership under the theme ‘Leading Education in Times of Crisis and Beyond’ on 29 May 2021. The keynote was delivered by Prof Stephen McKinney from University of Glasgow, UK.

There were 51 (eligible) abstract submissions of which 47 presented at the conference. There were 20 international presenters from Australia, Bangladesh, India, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, UAE, UK, Ukraine, and USA. Nearly 20 students from the British University in Dubai participated in the conference.


The conference aimed to explore opportunities and challenges of leading education in the pandemic and post-pandemic world and to create a platform to share innovative perspectives and approaches of leading in time of crisis and beyond. It focused on getting and echoing the voices, thoughts, reflections and practices of leaders in education, policy makers, practitioners, educators and researchers.


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