Brussels (BE), March 2017 - As of 2017, World Learning Summit and LINQ are joining forces to build on that sense of difference, creating a world conference on education’s digital future. The Chairs of LINQ and WLS, Christian M. Stracke and Oddgeir Tveiten, have agreed on close collaboration to establish the leading learning and education conference worldwide. The focus of World Learning Summit 2017 is on smart universities, open education, and future learning.
"The key is simple: a new global meeting space for innovators and critical thinkers to discuss and reflect on what is ahead in the world of learning," says Oddgeir Tveiten, professor of media studies at the University of Agder, Norway, and founder of the World Learning Summit. "We want to bridge education and business and are inviting international learning experts, researchers, entrepreneurs, and practitioners from all educational and business sectors to join," underlines Christian M. Stracke from the Open University of the Netherlands and founder of the LINQ conference. The call for scientific papers is now open for people in the field to sign up for the new unique opportunity.