National Research Week for the Higher Education Sector

Preparing for the Future

Intercontinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

2 - 5 April 2019

National Research Week for the Higher Education Sector

Preparing for the Future

Intercontinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

2 - 5 April 2019

Day 1 - Tuesday 02 April 2019
Day 2 - Wednesday 03 April 2019
Day 3 - Thursday 04 April 2019
Day 4 - Friday 05 April 2019
Day 1 - Tuesday 02 April 2019
09:30 - 10:30 Opening Ceremony
10:30 - 10:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10:45 - 12:30 KEYNOTE SPEECH 1: INTEGRATING RESEARCH IN TEACHING AND LEARNING
Resource Person: Prof Theng Y Leng
Research Director for Arts, Humanities, Education and Social Science
12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
MASTERCLASS ON STATISTICS
13:30 - 14:30
"Statistics: Errors to avoid"
Resource Person: Dr K Sukon, Director General, Open University of Mauritius
PRESENTATION
13:30 - 14:30
Presentation by Elsevier
13:30 - 13:45 13:45 - 14:00 14:00 - 14:15 14:15 - 14:30  
14:30 - 14:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
14:45 - 15:00 15:00 - 15:15 15:15 - 15:30 15:30 - 15:45
Day 2 - Wednesday 03 April 2019
09:00 - 10:15 KEYNOTE SPEECH 2: NEW DIRECTIONS : RESEARCH IN ARTS, HUMANITIES AND PERFORMING ARTS
Resource Person: Acharya Pratishtha Saraswat, Director, Indira Gandhi Centre for Indian Culture
10:15 - 10:30 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 12:00 DISCUSSION PANEL "STRATEGIES FOR EFFECTIVE TERTIARY-INDUSTRY RESEARCH COLLABORATIONS"
12:00 - 13:00 LUNCH
13:00 - 13:15 13:15 - 13:30 13:30 - 13:45 13:45 - 14:00 14:00 - 14:15
WORKSHOP
13:00 - 14:30
"RESEARCH IN MEDICAL AND MEDICAL - RELATED FIELDS"
Resource Person : Prof. B. Balambal
PRESENTATION
13:30 - 14:30
Presentation by EBSCO
14:30 - 14:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
WORKSHOP
14:45 - 15:15
"RESEARCH IN MEDICAL AND MEDICAL - RELATED FIELDS" (Continued)
Resource Person : Prof. B. Balambal
14:45 - 15:00 15:00 - 15:15 15:15 - 15:30 15:30 - 15:45 15:45 - 16:00
16:00 - 16:15 16:15 - 16:30 16:30 - 16:45 16:45 - 17:00 17:00 - 17:15
Day 3 - Thursday 04 April 2019
09:00 - 10:15 KEYNOTE SPEECH 3: RESEARCH PERFORMANCE IN ACADEMIA
Resource Person: Prof C Ennew
Provost, University of Warwick
10:15 - 10:30 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 10:45 10:45 - 11:00 11:00 - 11:15 11:15 - 11:30 11:30 - 11:45
11:45 - 12:00 12:00 - 12:15 12:15 - 12:30 12:30 - 12:45  
12:45 - 13:45 LUNCH
WORKSHOP
13:45 - 15:00
"TURNING YOUR RESEARCH IDEA INTO A PROPOSAL FOR FUNDING
Resource Person : Prof. C. Ennew
15:00 - 15:15 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
15:15 - 15:30 15:30 - 15:45 15:45 - 16:00 16:00 - 16:15 16:15 - 16:30
Day 4 - Friday 05 April 2019
09:00 - 10:15 DEBATE: HIGHER EDUCATION : TO BE OR NOT TO BE
10:15 - 10:30 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10:30 - 10:45 10:45 - 11:00 11:00 - 11:15 11:15 - 11:30 11:30 - 11:45 11:45 - 12:00 12:00 - 12:15
12:15 - 13:00 LUNCH
PRESENTATION
13:00 - 14:00
PRESENTATION BY EMERALD
13:00 - 13:15 13:15 - 13:30 13:30 - 13:45 13:45 - 14:00      
14:00 - 14:45 TEA/COFFEE BREAK/NETWORKING
15:00 - 16:00 AWARD CEREMONY