Nabil Baydoun, Enterprise and Development, Assistant Chancellor at HBMeU
Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University (HBMeU), a leader in the field of e-Learning and quality management in the Arab World, has announced that it will leverage the event platform of GETEX Dubai 2011, the Middle East and Asia's leading education, training and professional development event, to highlight the distinct benefits of electronic learning to an audience of over 30,000 visitors from across the Middle East who are expected to attend the three day event starting on April 14 in Dubai. HBMeU stand A200 at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre will have senior representatives who will explain in detail the various aspects of electronic education and more specifically about the different programs offered by the e-University.
Commenting on their participation in the event, Prof. Nabil Baydoun, Enterprise and Development, Assistant Chancellor, said, “GETEX Dubai serves as an important platform for Hamdan Bin Mohammed e-University to generate greater awareness about the advantages of e-learning in the region. The event facilitates the sharing of knowledge and best practices especially with regard to the latest learning methodologies and the various applications of educational technology that will enhance the teaching and learning experience. The event will also allow HBMeU to underline its reputation as a leader in e-learning and quality management in the Arab World, while emphasizing our role in preparing learners socially and academically to have brighter career prospects in the future.”
During the three day event, HBMeU will showcase various aspects of its e-learning environment and also provide details of its new virtual campus. The university will also be hosting a free seminar on April 16th where it will provide an introduction to HBMeU, specifically focusing on its Life Long Learning model and the Blended Learning Approach. Further, HBMeU will also be participating in the Excellence in Business & Finance Forum 2011 that will be held on April 15th.
HBMeU is the first e-learning institute in the Arab World that was established with the vision to develop a new learning process through the implementation of learning practices characterised by flexibility, quality and diversity to strengthen self-leadership among learners and prepare them socially and academically for a future career through integration in the job market. HBMeU’s philosophy is based on vital methods that have been developed through extensive research and development by specialists from all over the world. These methods include offering high quality programs, supporting the pursuit of lifelong learning, promoting the freedom of information, reinforcing the culture of excellence and innovation and providing education for everyone in line with the highest standards of comprehensiveness and credibility. The university, which is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, seeks to constantly identify knowledge needs, support research and development programs and create an outstanding environment for e-learning.