March 07, 2024 at 2PM BST (UTC +1)
About the Event:
How is artificial intelligence being used for English language teaching and learning globally? What are the opportunities, issues, and challenges it presents? This session will spotlight key insights from a recent British Council report, highlighting their significance for English language teacher development. We will also discuss practical outputs being developed for educators, inspired by the report’s revelations.
About the Speakers:
Dr Adam Edmett is Head of EdTech Innovation for the British Council and currently based in Doha, Qatar. Adam has 27 years’ experience in English language teaching and digital learning technology, with roles in 14 countries. He has a doctorate from the University of Bath and an MA from the Open University, both in Online Education.
Neenaz Ichaporia is EdTech Lead at the British Council, currently based in Mumbai, India. She ensures quality standards and innovation in EdTech for English language teacher development. She is co-author of the new British Council report Artificial intelligence and English language teaching: Preparing for the future. She is also currently completing an MSc in Digital Education from the University of Edinburgh.