In the framework of the Erasmus+ Higher Education Reform Experts (HERE) activities, a Seminar on “Student Management System” is going to be organised on Tuesday, 23 July 2019 at the Conference room of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, 11th Floor.
This event is organised by the EU Erasmus+ programme, as part of a series of events that contribute to higher education reform at national level.
The seminar aims to bring together stakeholders from higher education to openly discuss and assess the capabilities of existing student management systems and how they can all benefit better from such systems in terms of needs and tools.
Dr. Eva Seiler, a specialist from the University of Zurich in Informatics, Multimedia and e-learning services, will participate as a key speaker in this seminar. Lebanese experiences from various universities will be presented as well.
Erasmus+ Seminar on “Student Management Systems”
Conference Room at Ministry of Education and Higher Education, 11th Floor, Beirut, Lebanon
Tuesday 23 July 2019
09h00 - 09h30 Registration and Welcome Coffee
09h30 - 09h45 Opening
09h45 - 10h45 Keynote presentation 1 European Student Management Systems and Student life cycle
Speaker : Eva Seiler, University of Zurich
Moderator : Hania Nakkash, HERE team
10h45 - 11h15 Coffee break
11h15 - 13h15 Workshop facilitated by Eva Seiler, University of Zurich
(Small groups’ SWOT analysis)
- Short introduction (10 minutes)
- Topic Selection (10 minutes)
- SWOT analysis by different groups (60 minutes)
- Presentations of the different groups (30 minutes)
- Conclusion (10 minutes)
13h15 - 14h30 Lunch
14h30 - 16h00 Panel discussion about existing Student Management Systems in Lebanon
- Haydar Mousallem, Head of IT, LIU
- Soubhi Abou Chahine, Dean of Student Affairs, BAU
- Nabila Mansour, Registrar’s Office, UOB
- Nidal Khater, Head of Software Development and Innovation and Yaacoub Chaanine, Applications Manager, USEK
- Rami Farran, Director of Academic Services, AUB
Moderator : Pierre Gedeon , HERE team, tbc
16h00 - 16h30 Open Source Student Management Systems
Speaker : Chafic Mokbel, HERE team
16h30 - 17h00 Conclusions and recommendations
Hania Nakkash, Eva Seiler, Aref Alsoufi