Air University TechHighEd Pakistan 2022

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Dr John Achrazoglou
Associate Clinical Professor
Chief Technology Officer
College of Education, The University of Iowa
Topic: Universal Design for Learning – A Bridge to Student Success

Dr Andreas Buerki
Senior Lecturer
Centre for Language and Communication Research
School of English, Communication and Philosophy
Cardiff University, UK
Topic: Towards progressive-reflective digital practices in Higher Education

Dr Milana Abbasova
Coordinator (Acting head)
Department of English Language and Literature
Khazar University, Baku, Azerbaijan
Topic: The Role of Digital Technology in English Language Teaching

Dr Diki
Department of Biology,
Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universitas Terbuka, Indonesia
Topic: Metaverse in Online Learning: The Need for Instructional Design

Dr Patrica Fidalgo
Associate Professor
Division Head of Curriculum and Instruction
Emirates College for Advanced Education
Emirate of Abu Dhabi
Topic: Distance or distant Education? Lessons from the pandemic

Plenary Speakers

Helaine W. Marshall, Ph.D.
Professor of Education
Director of Language Education Programs
Long Island University Hudson Graduate Campus
Purchase, New York, USA
Fostering Social Presence with the Synchronous Online Flipped Learning Apporach - SOFLA®

Prof Dr Sumaira Sarfraz
Faculty of Sciences and Humanities
National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (FAST)
Lahore, Pakistan
Effectiveness of Digital Pedagogy for English Single National Curriculum-Eclectic-Model-Based Analysis

Prof. Dr Samina Malik
Vice President (Female Campus)
International Islamic University
Islamabad, Pakistan
Role of Ed-Tech in Transforming Higher Educaton Learning

Prof. Dr Muhammad Shaban Rafi
Chair Person
Ripah International University,
Islamabad, Pakistan
Strategics for Learners' Enagagement for Online Teaching Functional English in a University

Prof. Dr Malik Ajmal Gulzar
Chair Department of English,
Allama Iqbal Open University,
Islamabad, Pakistan
An Efficacy of Mobile Assisted Language Learning in Pakistan

Prof. Dr Zia Ahmad
Emerson University,
Multan, Pakistan
Post-Corona pedagogy solutions in Humanities Classroom

Panel Discusssions

Panel Discussion 1
Smart Higher Education: Trainings

Prof. Dr Munawar Iqbal Ahmad
Faculty of Social Sciences
Air University Islamabad


Dr Fouzia Ajmal
Assistant Professor
Department of Education
International Islamic University Islamabad

Dr Humaira Irfan
Associate Professor of English’
Division of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Education,
Lahore, Pakistan

Dr Hamid Ikram
Assistant Professor
Department of Education,
Government College University Faisalabad

Muhammad Sheeraz Dasti
Co-editor Journal of Contemporary Poetics
Head, Center for Language Teaching
Assistant Professor,
Department of English
International Islamic University, Islamabad

Panel Discussion II
Smart Higher Education: Trainings

Prof. Dr Wasima Shehzad
Department of English
Air University, Islamabad


Dr Fauzia Janjua (IIUI)
Associate Professor,
Departement of English,
International Islamic University Islamabad

Dr Hammad Mushtaq
Assistant Professor
School of Social Sciences & Humanities

Dr Akifa Imtiaz
Assistant Professor
Department of English
Fatima Jinnah Women University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Dr Muhammad Umar Farooq
Professor / Head, Department of English
Capital University of Science & Technology
Islamabad, Pakistan