1. Prof. Navneet Gupta
Title: Reflective Teaching: a Self assessment tool for improvement.
Reflective teaching is an important tool for teaching and learning practices where a teacher can collect, record and analyze his/her own thoughts and observation and can implement in the class. This talk will cover my experience of teaching wherein reflective teaching has contributed a lot. Different models and framework will also be covered in this presentation.
Prof. Navneet Gupta is currently Associate Professor in Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and also holds the position of Associate Dean for Sponsored Research and Consultancy Division at BITS-Pilani, Rajasthan, India. He received M.Sc Physics with specialization in Advanced Electronics from H.N.B Garhwal University (a Central University) (HNBGU), Srinagar in 1995 with first rank in the University and was awarded Gold Medal. He received M.Tech in Materials Technology in 1998 from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-BHU)-Varanasi (formerly IT-BHU). He completed his Ph.D in the field of Semiconductor Devices Modelling from HNBGU in 2005. He was Head of Department, EEE from Sep 2016 to Aug. 2018. He visited National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), Taipei, Taiwan during May-July 2014 as Visiting Professor.
He guided 5 PhD students and currently guiding 3 PhD candidates. He is on doctoral advisory committee for 5 PhD students. He completed 2 R&D projects funded by UGC and DST and currently working on two ongoing R & D projects funded by SERB-DST and DRDO, New Delhi. His current research interests are in the areas of Semiconductor Device modeling, Computational Material Science, Electromagnetics, Antenna design and Teaching-Learning in Higher Education.
He has published 108 research papers in international and national journals and conferences. He has written text books published by Oxford University Press (Foundations of Electrical Engineering) and New Age International Publishers (Electromagnetic Field and Waves). He is Fellow of The Institution of Engineers (India), Senior member of IEEE and life members of other professional bodies. He is expert reviewer of many reputed International Journals including IEEE, Springer, Elsevier and IE (I).
2. Dr. Taku Jiromaru
Title: University as a Supply Chain in Japan.
We can take much information if we consider university as the last part of the supply chain in education. This talk will cover my communication experience of the following person; high school students, university students, parents of the students, staff of universities, professors and the person in charge of employment in company. I hope it will be an opportunity to think how your affiliation functions as a supply chain.
Dr. Taku Jiromaru is the president of two companies and a part-time lecturer of Kurume University. He graduated from Kyushu Institute of Technology in 2001 and worked for a general company for three years. In 2006, he established OME Inc., whose main business is a private teacher, and assumed the position of president. In 2011, he entered the doctoral program at Yamagata University, Graduate School of Science and Engineering and he established Conference Service Inc., whose main business is the support and management of academic conferences. In 2014, he took the degree of doctorate. Main research area is educational technology. He has started teaching basic mathematics and career education at Kurume University on same year.
OME Inc. is the company that dispatch of private teacher to students who want some special supports. Recently, the customer going abroad to study is increasing. The private teachers teach the customer while they return to Japan. A part of result is as follows; University of Washington, University of California, Irvine, Boston University, Kyushu University, Meiji University, Hyogo College of Medicine, and more.
Conference Service Inc. is a Professional Congress Organizer Company founded in 2011. It can support all Meeting, Incentive tour, Conference and Exhibition; especially it is working on medium/small scale Conferences. A part of past result is as follows; 4th CCPS Global Summit on Process Safety, The Seventh International Conference on Post-Quantum Cryptography, Japanese Society for Social Psychiatry 35th Annual Conference, and more.
Dr. Taku Jiromaru is a member of The Japan Association for Research on Testing, The Japan Association for Developmental Education and Japan Association for Research into IB Education. Also he is a board member of International ICT Application Research Society.