Education

Education experts discuss the on going changes in the learning environment and how to adapt and manage on line learning in a safe and effective way. Also, see the exciting developments in science to help us understand our world.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Track NumberSpeakerSeminar Title
Times by Region
Opening Ceremonies (Main Stage)
Education RT1John Wesley Taylor, EdD, PhD – Moderator
Associate Director of Education, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Panelists:
Gamaliel Flórez, DMin
Sadrail Saint-Ulysse, PhD, MDiv
Almir Marroni,
Ben Thomas, MBA
Richard Sabuin, PhD
Lawrence Domingo, EdD
David McClintock, PhD
How to Afford and Adventist Education
Education Leaders Round Table
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 19:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 13:00
Americas (EDT) 7:00
Education 1.01Prema Gaikwad, PhD
Professor of Education, Department of Education Graduate School of Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
Strategies for Engaging Learners in an Online Class
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 20:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 14:00
Americas (EDT) 8:00
Education 1.02Arceli Rosario, PhD
Professor Graduate School,
Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
Balancing Work, Study, and Parenting
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 21:00
uro-Africa (CEST) 15:00
Americas (EDT) 9:00
Education 1.03Oliver Glanz, MTh, PhD
Associate Professor of Old Testament at the SDA Theological Seminary at Andrews University
Assessing Modern Graduate Education through the Lens of Ancient Textbooks
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 22:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 16:00
Americas (EDT) 10:00
Education 1.04LaRonda Forsey MS
Principal of Griggs International Academy, Associate Dean, School of Distance Education & International Partnerships
Online Learning with Griggs International Academy
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 23:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 17:00
Americas (EDT) 11:00
  Opening Ceremonies (Main Stage)
Education RT2Ella Smith Simmons, EdD – Moderator
General Vice-President, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists 
Panelists:
Ginger Ketting-Weller, PhD
Noemí Durán Royo, PhD
Eustace Penniecook-Sawyer, MD
Mueni Lorraine Mutinga, DDS
Nzisa L. Mutinga, MD, MS, RN
Encouraging and Supporting Girls and Women in STEM Studies and Careers
Education Leaders Round Table
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 1:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 19:00
Americas (EDT) 13:00
Education 1.05Carlos Biaggi, PhD
Dean of the Faculty of Business at Middle East University
Personal & Family Finances in Pandemic Times
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 2:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 20:00
Americas (EDT) 14:00
Education 1.06Ben Clausen, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff
Sharing: What We Have to Offer the Scientific Community
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 3:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 21:00
Americas (EDT) 15:00
Education 1.07Raul Esperante, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff 
¿Puede un científico ser Cristiano? (Can a scientist be a Christian?)
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 4:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 22:00
Americas (EDT) 16:00
Education 1.08Desrene Vernon-Brebnor, PhD
Higher Education Faculty, Andrews University
Teaching and Learning in a Pandemic: Lessons from a Pencil
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 5:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 23:00
Americas (EDT) 17:00
  Opening Ceremonies (Main Stage)
Education RT3Lisa Beardsley-Hardy, PhD, MPH, MBA – Moderator
Director of Education, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Glynis Bradfield, PhD
Safary Wa-Mbaleka, EdD, Phd
Leni Casimiro, PhD
How to be an “A” Student Online
Education Leaders Round Table
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 7:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 1:00
Americas (EDT) 19:00
Education 1.09Mary-Catherin Freier Randall, PhD
Professor, Pediatrics, School of Medicine
Professor, School of Public Health
Child Mental Health and the Pandemic
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 8:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 2:00
Americas (EDT) 20:00
Education 1.10Paul Dybdahl, PhD, MDiv
Professor of Mission and New Testament, Walla Walla University  
Effective Communication Across Cultural Barriers
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 9:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 3:00
Americas (EDT) 21:00
Education 1.11Cornelia Scribner
Curriculum and Instruction Graduate Student, Andrews University
Addressing Major Learning Gaps in Minorities and Economically Disadvantaged Students
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 10:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 4:00
Americas (EDT) 22:00
Education 1.12Marilyn Eggers, PhD
Associate Provost, Loma Linda University Co-executive Director, EXSEED
EXSEED: Excellence in STEM Experiential Education
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 11:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 5:00
Americas (EDT) 23:00

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Track NumberSpeakerSeminar Title
Times by Region
  Keynote Presentation (Main Stage)
Education 1.13Galina Stele, DMin
Research and Evaluation Manager, ASTR
Surveys Conducted by the Adventist Church
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 13:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 7:00
Americas (EDT) 1:00
Education 1.14Samuel Gaikwad, PhD
Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
Teaching Online the Adventist Way
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 14:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 8:00
Americas (EDT) 2:00
Education 1.15 Arceli Rosario, PhD
Assistant Professor, Education,
Academy Principal, Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
School Leadership at a Time of Crisis
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 15:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 9:00
Americas (EDT) 3:00
Education 1.16Richard Sabuin, PhD
Director of Education and Sabbath School and Personal Ministries, NSD
Adventist Education Reaching the World
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 16:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 10:00
Americas (EDT) 4:00
Education 1.17Gracel Ann Saban, PhD
Professor Graduate School,
Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
Unity in Diversity
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 17:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 11:00
Americas (EDT) 5:00
  Global Prayer Time
  Keynote Presentation (Main Stage)
Education 1.18Hudson Kibuuka, DEd
Associate Director Education, General Conference, Editor, College and University Dialogue
Getting to Know AMICUS
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 20:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 14:00
Americas (EDT) 8:00
Education 1.19Lucinda Spencer, MD
Biology Professor, Southern Adventist University.
Creation, Evolution and End Time Prophecy:  Connecting the Dots
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 21:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 15:00
Americas (EDT) 9:00
Education 1.Elizabeth Henry, MA
Digital Records Manager, ASTR
Ashlee Chism, MSI
Research Center Manager, ASTR
Going Paperless
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 22:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 16:00
Americas (EDT) 10:00
Education 1.20Dragoslava Santrac, PhD
Managing Editor, Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists
Encyclopedia of Seventh-day Adventists
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 23:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 17:00
Americas (EDT) 11:00
  
Education 1.22Raul Esperante, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff
Argumentos que los creacionistas no deberían usar (Arguments creationists should not use)
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 1:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 19:00
Americas (EDT) 13:00
Education 1.23Marius Munteranu, PhD
Director of Education Inter-European Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Adventist Education Reaching the World
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 2:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 20:00
Americas (EDT) 14:00
Education 1.24Desrene Vernon-Brebnor, PhD
Higher Education Faculty, Andrews University
Teaching and Learning in a Pandemic: Lessons from a Pencil
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 3:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 21:00
Americas (EDT) 15:00
Education 1.25Janine Lim, PhD
Associate Dean Online Higher Education, School of Distance Education, Andrews University
Top Ten Strategies For Establishing Teacher-Student Connection in Remote and Online Courses
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 4:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 22:00
Americas (EDT) 16:00
Education 1.26N/AAsia-Pacific (HKT) 5:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 23:00
Americas (EDT) 17:00
  
Education 1.28Gamaliel Florez, PhD
Director of Education, Inter-America Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Adventist Education Reaching the World
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 8:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 2:00
Americas (EDT) 20:00
Education 1.29Roy Kline, MHA
Assistant Director, ASTR
Records Management
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 9:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 3:00
Americas (EDT) 21:00
Education 1.30Martha  Ban, MS
Associate Director Education, NAD Office of Education   
Data Collection to inform Education 
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 10:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 4:00
Americas (EDT) 22:00
Education 1.31Aimee Leukert, PhD
Associate Director for the Center for Research on K-12 Adventist Education
Haystacks, Vespers and Adventist Education
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 11:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 5:00
Americas (EDT) 23:00

Friday, May 21, 2021

Track NumberSpeakerSeminar Title
Times by Region
  
Education 1.32Richard A. Sabuin, PhD
Director of Education and Sabbath School and Personal Ministries, NSD
Jordan River Model for Adventist Schools
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 13:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 7:00
Americas (EDT) 1:00
Education 1.33Glynis Bradfield, PhD
Director, Distance Student Services & Prior Learning, Associate Professor Curriculum, Director Dual Enrollment, Andrews University Director, circle.adventist.org and educators.adventist.org
A Case Study of Faith Integration at Andrews University: Preliminary Findings
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 14:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 8:00
Americas (EDT) 2:00
Education 1.34Faith-Ann McGarrell, PhD
Editor, The Journal of Adventist Education
Protecting Students Online
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 15:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 9:00
Americas (EDT) 3:00
Education 1.35Alexey Popov, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff 
Происхождение Вселенной: случайность или разумный замысел?
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 16:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 10:00
Americas (EDT) 4:00
Education 1.36John Wesley Taylor, PhD, EdD
Associate Director Education,
General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Built on a Firm Foundation: The Philosophy of Adventist Education
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 17:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 11:00
Americas (EDT) 5:00
  Global Prayer Time (Main Stage)
  Vespers Asia-Pacific (Main Stage)
  Keynote Presentation (Main Stage)
Education 1.37Ivan Riapolov,
Director of Education,
Euro-Asia Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Adventist Education Reaching the World
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 21:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 15:00
Americas (EDT) 9:00
Education 1.38Luciano Gonzalez Olivares, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff
Español-Entropía y fin del universo, ¿Hay lugar para la fe? (Entropy and the end of the Universe, is there a place for faith?)
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 22:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 16:00
Americas (EDT) 10:00
Education 1.39Andrew Mutero, PhD
Director of Education,
East Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Adventist Education Reaching the World
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 23:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 17:00
Americas (EDT) 11:00
  Vespers Euro-Africa
(Main Stage)
  Vespers Speaker (Main Stage)
Education 1.40Julian Melgosa, PhD 
Associate Director, Education,
General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Mental Health in Schools
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 2:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 20:00
Americas (EDT) 14:00
Education 1.41LaRonda Forsey MS
Principal of Griggs International Academy, Associate Dean, School of Distance Education & International Partnerships
Online Learning with Griggs International Academy
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 3:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 21:00
Americas (EDT) 15:00
Education 1.42Mitchell Menzmer, PhD
Professor, Southern Adventist University
Evidence vs Proof in Creation
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 4:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 22:00
Americas (EDT) 16:00
Education 1.43Faith-Ann McGarrell, PhD
Editor, The Journal of Adventist Education
Protecting Students Online
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 5:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 23:00
Americas (EDT) 17:00
Education 1.44Errol Bryce, MD Internal Medicine,
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
TCU/ UNT Medical School
Oxytocin – Unleash Christ’s Method
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 6:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 24:00
Americas (EDT) 18:00
  
  
  

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Track NumberSpeakerSeminar Title
Times by Region
Education 1.45Julia Kim Eun-Young, PhD
Professor of English, Andrews University
Understanding the Philosophy of Education of Ellen G. White and John Dewey through a Quantitative Method
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 13:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 7:00
Americas (EDT) 1:00
Education 1.46Mitchell Menzmer, PhD
Professor of Chemistry at Southern Adventist University
Evidence vs. Proof in Creation
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 14:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 8:00
Americas (EDT) 2:00
Education 1.47Janet Ledesma, PhD
Associate Dean in the College of Education and International Services, Educational Leadership Coordinator, and full Professor in the SED
Training Virtues and Ethics in the Professions
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 15:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 9:00
Americas (EDT) 3:00
Education 1.48Duane Covrig, PhD
Professor of Leadership and Ethics, Andrews University
with Nadia Noseworthy, Stanley Patterson
Developing Christian Virtues and Character
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 19:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 13:00
Americas (EDT) 7:00
Education 1.49Timothy Standish, PhD
Geoscience Research Institute Staff
Celebrating Creation Sabbath: A how to guide
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 20:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 14:00
Americas (EDT) 8:00
Education 1.50Keith Snyder, PhD
Chair of Biology, Southern Adventist University
Can Dinosaur Bones Help Explain the Flood?
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 21:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 15:00
Americas (EDT) 9:00
Education 1.51Anthony Bosman PhD
Assistant Professor of Mathematics  
Andrew von Maur, MA
School of Architecture and Interior Design
Rodney Palmer, DMin
Assistant Professor of Religion
Andrews University
School of the Prophets: Cultivating Faith in University Students
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 1:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 19:00
Americas (EDT) 13:00
Education 1.52TBD
Hope Channel International
Heroes
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 2:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 20:00
Americas (EDT) 14:00
Education 1.53Wayne Jamel, MDiv
Greater New York Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, Creator, Daniel Dreamgazer Comic Book Series
How to Reach Youth Through Visual Storytelling
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 3:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 21:00
Americas (EDT) 15:00
Education 1.54Ismael Castillo, EdD
President Montemorelos University
Teachers Needed
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 4:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 22:00
Americas (EDT) 16:00
  
Education 1.55Ekel Collins. MS
Student Affairs Vice President at Montemorelos University
Add for a New World; More Professional Missionaries for Jesus.
Asia-Pacific (HKT) 7:00
Euro-Africa (CEST) 1:00
Americas (EDT) 19:00