Participants – Presenters, Chairs and Rapporteurs

Ms. Elina Adams, Research Assistant, CNA-Q, Qatar

Mr. Mansoor Ajraan Al Bouainin, Director, Municipality of Al Wakra

Dr. Muna Salim Al Jardaniyah, Ph.D., Undersecretary of the Ministry of Manpower for Technological Education and Vocational Training, Sultante of Oman

Dr. Azzah Ahmed Said Al-Maskari, Ph.D., Dean of the Ibra College of Technology, Sultante of Oman

Ms. Hana Al-Shahrouri, Research Assistant, CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Hamda Al-Sulaiti, Ph. D., Secretary General, Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science (QNCECS), Qatar

Dr. Alex Amato, Ph.D., Head of Sustainability, Qatar Green Building Council, Qatar

Ms. Kenneth Barrientos,  Programme Officer UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre, UNESCO-UNEVOC Bonn, Germany

Dr. Eunsang Cho, Ph.D, TVET Programme Specialist, UNESCO, Thailand

Dott. Giovanni Crisona, Chief Executive, Centro Studi Cultura, Italy

Ms. Shumaila Fatima, UNESCO Fellow, UNESCO Office Doha, Qatar

Ms. Maricel Fernandez, Education Programme Assistant, UNESCO Doha, Qatar

Professor John Fien, Ph.D., Professor of Practice, School of Architecture and Urban Design, RMIT University, Australia

Mr. Patrick Flanagan, Consultant, UNESCO-UNEVOC Doha, Qatar

Professor Chris Forlin, Ph.D., International Consultant, University of Western Australia, Australia

Mr. David Fullerton, Chair of the Office of Applied Research and Innovation, CNA-Q, Qatar

Professor Maurice Galton, Ph.D., Associate Director of Research, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Ms. Samah Gamar, Vice-President Academic, CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Faryal Khan, Ed.D, Programme Specialist for Education, UNESCO Doha, Qatar

Professor Stephen Lamb, Ph.D., Research Chair in Education; Director of the Centre for International Research on Education Systems, Victorian University, Australia

Professor Jon Lauglo, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of Sociology of Education, University of Oslo, Norway

Professor Rupert Maclean, Ph.D, QAPCO Professional Chair in Vocational Studies, UNESCO Chair on TVET and Sustainable Development, CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Ken MacLeod, Ph.D, President, CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Shyamal Majumdar, Ph.D, Head of UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre, UNESCO-UNEVOC Bonn, Germany

Professor Santosh Mehrotra, Ph.D, Professor of Economics, Centre for Informal Sector and Labour Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India

Engineer Abdulla Naji, Chief Human Captial Officer & Information Systems Officer, Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO), Qatar

Dr. Mabrouk Ouederni, Product Development & Innovation Manager, Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO), Qatar

Dr. Caitlin Sparks, Education Programme Assistant, UNESCO Office Doha, Qatar

Dr. Anna Paolini, Ph.D., Director, UNESCO Doha Office

Dr. Margarita Pavlova, Ph.D, Director, UNESCO Centre (Hong Kong); Associate Professor, Department of International Education and Lifelong Learning, The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Professor Thomas Schröder, Ph.D, Chair of International Cooperation in Education and TVET Systems; Director of Institute of General and Vocational Education, Technical University of Dortmund, Germany

Dr. Cynthia Skelhorn, Ph.D., Research Specialist, Qatar Green Building Council, Qatar

Mr. Skipp Symes, Project Management Specialist, CNA-Q, Qatar

Mr. John Barrett Trew, Global Head of Skills & Opportunities for Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship, Plan International, Thailand

Professor Tapio Varis, Ph.D, Professor Emeritus of Professional Education; UNESCO Chair in Global E-Learning, University of Tampere, Finland

Ms. Karina Veal, International Expert on TVET, Manila, Philippines

Mr. Robin Walters, Associate Dean of Industrial Trades, CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Leone Wheeler, Ed.D, UNESCO-UNEVOC Qatar Research Fellow, CNA-Q, Qatar

Mr. Ian Wilkinson, Policies Analysis Consultant, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Participants

Dr. Abdellahi Abdellahi Hussein, Program Manager, Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), Qatar

Dr. Abdullah M. Abu Tineh  Director, National Center for Educational Development, Qatar University, Qatar

Ms. Fatima Al A-Ali, Assistant Manager, Vocational Learning Qatar Petroleum, Qatar

Ms.Najla Al Maadeed, Department of Educational Policy and Research Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Dr. Abdulla Al Mansoori, Director, Career Development Centre, Qatar Foundation, Qatar

Ms. Noura Al Nesf    Education Consultant, Department of Planning and Quality, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Ms.Samah Al Sabbagh, Research Specialist, Education Above All, Qatar

Ms. Hissa Al-Ali, Head of Training and Development Center, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Ms. Hissa Al-Abdulla, Education Consultant, Department of Planning and Quality, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Ms. Zabia Alboainain, Principal, Qatar Banking Studies and Business Administration School for Girls, Qatar

Ms. Ashwaq Al-Kubaisi, 2nd Education Researcher Affairs and Culture, Qatari National Committee for Education, Culture and Science  Qatar

Mr. Ahmed Al-Mahmoud, Principal, Qatar Banking Studies and Business Administration School for Boys, Qatar

Dr. Turki Al-Mahmoud, Director of Planning and Quality Department, Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Ms. Fatima Saleh AlSaadi, Capacity Building Manager, Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) Qatar

Mr. Ali Ibrahim Al-Sulaiti, Departmental Manager RasGas Qatar

Mr. Abdulla Ahmed Al‑Tamimi, Manager, Learning and Development, Qatar Petroleum, Qatar

Dr. Houda Aouadi, Department of Educational Policy and Research Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Qatar

Ms. Stephanie Dalton, Chair of Programme Development, CNA-Q  Qatar

Ms. Cathleen de Groot, Library Manager, CNA-Q  Qatar

Mr. Mohammed Eid Head of Technical Learning, Qatar Petroleum, Qatar

Dr. Abdel-Samie Felfel, Program Manager, Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), Qatar

Mr. Sandeep Hegde Associate Dean- Engineering, CNA-Q, Qatar

Ms. Kathleen Howard, Dean- Student Services CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Abdellahi Hussein, Program Manager, Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), Qatar

Dr. Tajalsir Kardaman, Career Counseling Consultant, Qatar Foundation, Qatar

Dr. Jamal Kurdi, Instructor, Chemical Processing CNA-Q, Qatar

Dr. Effrosyni Parampota, Senior Career Programs & Services Officer, Qatar Foundation, Qatar

Mr. Nelson Rodrigues, Dean of Health Sciences CNA-Q  Qatar

Dr. Zaid Said, Senior Researcher,  CNA-Q, Qatar

MR. Leigh Willis, Dean of School of Information Technology, CNA-Q  Qatar