To find avenues to harness the power of media and other information and communication techniques,a conference,supported by UNESCO,is being organised by International Association for Human Values (IAHV) from July 1 to 3 at Sinhagad Business School,Erandawane. Pune happens to be the first city to host the first in the series of conferences,to be hosted by 190 countries later.
The primary objectives of the conference include promoting effective use of media and communication (ICT) in education,learning ways to enhance positive influence of media and communication mediums and promoting positive social interaction to develop learning strategies,according to a press release.
Participants will include prominent educationists and educational policy makers,media persons and principals/vice principals of schools.
As part of the conference,media will include new age learning methods like use of EDUSAT in teaching/learning/training processes,as audio-visual and interactive medium,which makes learning process more effective and encouraging.