Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

The Deanship of Information Technology Participates in the First Blackboard Conference in the Middle East

A delegation from the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education participated in the first Blackboard conference in the Middle East on education and training, entitled "Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference RMEA 2019." The conference is taking place in Dubai from 3 to 5 Rajab, 1440 A.H., corresponding to 11-13 March 2019.

The delegation was composed of His Excellency Dr. Ahmad Hamaid, the Vice Dean for Technical Affairs, His Excellency Dr. Ahmad Al-Bishiri, the Vice Dean in Al-Qunfudhah Campus, and His Excellency Mr. Ra'id Al-Ghazzawi, the Head of the Information Systems Department.

The Teaching and Learning Conference RMEA 2019 is one of the most important conferences in the Middle East, because it brings together professionals and people with expertise in modern education to lead change. Over the three days, the conference will be attended by participants from different universities to exchange ideas, share best practices, and address the most urgent educational challenges facing us today.

The conference also provides an opportunity for participants to listen to and interact with Blackboard leaders. The conference also offers many opportunities for those interested in investing in the field of modern education.

The Umm Al-Qura University delegation had the opportunity to participate in the conference, attend scientific sessions, learn about others' experiences, and introduce the experience and most important achievements of the Deanship of E-Learning and Distance Education.