Major Speakers


Keynote Speakers
 
     
Professor Pisin Chen   Professor Abdullah Aljughaiman
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
 
enlightenedTopic: How to Nurture Talented Students into Full-Blown Physicists?: A Cosmologist's Perspective

Saturday 13 April 2019
Time: 11:00-12:00
 
King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia
 
enlightenedTopic: Long-Term Effects of Chain Enrichment Programs: Lessons Learned from a Longitudinal Study

Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 9:30-10:30
         
Professor Heidrun Stoeger     Professor Albert Ziegler
University of Regensburg, Germany
 
enlightenedTopic: The Role of Self-Regulated Learning for Talent Development

Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 11:00-12:00
 
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
 
enlightenedTopic: Exogenous and Endogenous Learning Resources and Their Significance for Talent Development
Monday 15 April 2019
Time: 9:30-10:30
         
Professor Del Siegle     Professor Paula Olszewski-Kubilius
University of Connecticut, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: Getting to the Heart of the Matter: What I've Learned from Gifted Children

Monday 15 April 2019

Time: 11:00-12:00
 

Northwestern University, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: Moving Childhood Potential to Adult Creative Achievement: The Psychology of High Performance

Tuesday 16 April 2019
Time: 9:30-10:30
         
Invited Symposium
 
 
Professor Wilma Vialle   Dr.  Liang-See Tan
University of Wollongong, Australia 
 
enlightenedTopic: An Analysis of the Effectiveness of a University-led Enrichment Program for Gifted School Students

Saturday 13 April 2019
Time: 14:00-15:20
 
Applied Research Consultants, Singapore
 
enlightenedTopic: The Fidelity of Conceptualising and Implementing Enrichment Program

Saturday 13 April 2019
​Time: 14:00-15:20
         
Professor Mei-Fang Chen    Dr. Mantak Yuen  
National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
 
enlightenedTopic: Educational Program for Gifted/Talented Students in Taiwan: Program Implementation and Evaluation

Saturday 13 April 2019
​Time: 14:00-15:20
   
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
 
enlightenedTopic: Preparation of Teachers for Gifted Learners
 
Sunday 14 April 2019
​Time: 14:00-15:20
         
Round Tables
 
   
Professor Heidrun Stoeger     Professor Wilma Vialle
University of Regensburg, Germany

 
enlightenedTopic: How to Write and Submit Academic Articles
 
Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 15:40-17:00

 
 
University of Wollongong, Australia
 
enlightenedTopic: Getting Published: Editors Share Their Sage Advice to Researchers in the Field of Gifted Education
  

Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 15:40-17:00
         
Professor C. June Maker   Dr. Lianne Hoogeveen &
Director Monic Schijvenaars
University of Arizona, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: Research Agendas and Publishing in Education of the Gifted 

Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 15:40-17:00
 
Radboud University, Netherlands
 
enlightenedTopic: Gifted Education in an International Context 

Sunday 14 April 2019
Time: 15:40-17:00
         
Pre-conference Workshops
 
   
Professor Albert Ziegler     Professor Del Siegle  
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
 
enlightenedTopic: Putting the Learning Resources Approach into Practice

Friday 12 April 2019
Time:
15:30-17:20
 
University of Connecticut, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: Motivating Students Who are Not Achieving

Friday 12 April 2019
​Time: 13:30-15:20
         
Professor Paula Olszewski-Kubilius   Professor C. June Maker  

Northwestern University, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: Critical Psychological Principles of Learning and Instruction Applied to Gifted Learners

Friday 12 April 2019
​Time: 13:30-15:20
 

University of Arizona, USA
 
enlightenedTopic: New Performance-Based Assessments to Identify Giftedness and Talent in Young Children

Friday 12 April 2019
​Time:
13:30-15:20
         
 Dr. Usanee Anuruthwong     Dr. Chwee Geok Quek  
Association for Developing Human Potentials and Giftedness, Thailand
 
enlightenedTopic: Subconscious Learning: A Major Key to Success in Human Learning

Friday 12 April 2019
​Time: 15:30-17:20
 
Ministry of Education, Singapore
 
enlightenedTopic:  Is Mentoring for All Gifted Students?
 
Friday 12 April 2019
​Time: 
15:30-17:20