In February 2017, we have organised the largest event in the region dedicated to the use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in education. The conference and fair ‘New Technologies in Education 2017’ were held from 9 to 11 February 2017 in Belexpocenter and premises of ‘Holiday Inn’ hotel, in Belgrade. With this event we encouraged the process of modernisation of education, gathering and connecting the world of educators, teachers, employees in education system and the world of modern technologies.
Our Ministry recognises the importance of the conference and fair – New Technologies in Education – and supports information development in this field especially when it comes to child protection.
– MINISTRY OF TRADE, TOURISM AND TELECOMUNICATIONS, REPUBLIC OF SERBIA
At this event, participants had opportunity to discover possibilities of using new technologies in education, the ways in which they can modernise their work and implement innovations, as well as different approaches in motivating and engaging students in teaching in order to achieve better results in schools.
Every year, the conference ‘New Technologies in Education’ is increasing visitor numbers of teaching and nonteaching members of staff from pre-school institutions, schools, universities and other organisations involved in education. At the conference in 2017 we had over 7.500 registered visitors during the three days of the event.
92 % of surveyed participants would recommend this event to his colleague or friend
In addition to rich educational content, we supported small entrepreneurs and big companies that presented their technological products and services which can change education of future generations. By connecting education and ICT sectors we helped closing the digital skills gap and prepared young people for digital world of work.
We welcomed the numerous experts from the field of educational technologies, innovators, enthusiasts in IT industry and partners from the region, as well as from the whole world. Conference programme has followed six topics about the use of ICT including:
- preschool education
- primary and secondary education
- higher education
- inclusive education
- leadership development
- development of HR.
'New Technologies in Education 2017' show was organised in partnership with the British Embassy in Belgrade, Social Inclusion and Poverty Reduction Unit (Serbian Government), Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, Center for the Promotion of Science, Serbian Chamber of Commerce, Skills company and other partners.
If you have any questions regarding the conference or the fair, please contact us.