Knowledge Exchange

Panel Discussion

The Future of Education in the Light of AI

27 Feb 2024 15:30 - 17:00
  • Member Price: FREE
  • Standard Price: RMB 100
  • In-person event

Trends and implications of educational AI for students, academics, and practitioners.


Event details

In an era marked by rapid technological advancements, Artificial Intelligence(AI) has emerged as a transformative force, reshaping industries, and revolutionising conventional practices. The educational landscape stands at the forefront of this digital revolution, where AI holds unprecedented potential to redefine learning experiences, teaching methodologies, and educational outcomes. 

Acknowledging the pivotal role that AI plays in shaping the future of education, the BritCham Shanghai Education Committee will present “The Future of Education in the Light of AI” – an insightful event designed to navigate the intersections of technology and education.

What we want to achieve:

  1. To foster a deeper understanding of how AI is transforming the education sector.
  2. To explore the challenges and opportunities AI presents for educators, students, and businesses.
  3. To provide a platform for professionals to share insights and best practices.
  4. To encourage collaboration between the business community and educational institutions.
  5. To identify potential avenues for future projects and partnerships.

This event is suitable for:

  • Professionals from diverse industries interested in the future of education and workforce development.
  • Educators and administrators seeking insights into AI’s impact on teaching and learning.
  • Leaders and decision-makers keen to harness AI for their organizations’ talent development.

The entry includes tea, coffee, and snacks.

The Speakers

Keynote & Moderator
Dr Martin Lockstrom
Executive Director,
International Institute of Operations Management
Charlie Reis
Educational Developer for Learning and Teaching,
Xi’an Jiaotong Liverpool University
Yaroslav Artsishevskiy
Science and Engineering Teacher, WOW Kids;
Design and Technology Teacher, Dingwen Academy Hangzhou
Douglas Fenech
Shanghai Pinghe School
Benjamin Pearce
Blueprint Training Center


3:30 pm-4:00 pm Arrival and Networking

4:00 pm-4:05 pm Opening Remarks

4:05 pm-4:20 pm Keynote Address

In the keynote address, we will delve into:

  1. Exploring the Current State of AI in Education
  2. AI’s Potential to Revolutionise Learning

4:20 pm-4:50 pm Panel Discussion

The panel discussion will cover topics including:

  1. Leveraging AI for Personalized Learning
  2. Preparing Students for an AI-Driven Workforce
  3. Challenges and Ethical Considerations
  4. The Role of Educators in the AI Era

4:50 pm-5:00 pm Q&A Session

5:00 pm-5:05 pm Closing Remarks

*The Chamber reserves the right to alter the above agenda at its sole discretion.


In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 12 pm, 26 February. Due to the service charges of Glueup and online payment platforms, we can only partially refund up to 90% of your ticket price and payment will be processed within 14 days after the event via your original payment method. However, it is non-refundable for a cancellation request made beyond the above-mentioned timeframe.


BritCham Shanghai might take photos from the event and post these on its communication channels (for example website, newsletter and social media platforms) in order to create awareness of these events. By attending this event you consent to British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai taking and using such photos as described above.

To take any professional photography or video of the event, please inform the secretariat in advance, including:

  • Proposed content at least 3 working days before planned release date;
  • Proposed dates for post event release through the BritCham media channels;
  • Ensure all speakers have written confirmation.

Refer to Appendix IV Video and image Capturing and Media Usage Guideline


BritCham Shanghai Office

Room 1108, South Tower, M Place, 333 Chengdu North Rd, Shanghai, China


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