See the topics, speakers and agenda for the Paperworld Middle East seminars. All Seminars take place in Saeed Halls at Dubai World Trade Centre.
2019 Seminar Topics
- Why reuse is better than single use
- The African Market: Opportunities and Challenges
- Remanufacturing and the decaBDE contamination issue
- Nurturing Natural Leadership Mindset Through Personalised Learning Experiences in Child’s Early Years Learning and Development
- Born to Play - The Importance of Self-Directed Play in Early Years Education as a Key Tool to Unlocking Children's Fullest Potential
All Seminars take place in Saeed Halls at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Co-Founder / President, Natural Born Leaders
Experienced Teacher Trainer, Early Years Professional and Assessor-Evaluator in Child Care, Learning, Development and Play. In charge of assessing the quality of Early Years provisions in the UK and training Early Years Professionals. Specialises in Positive Pedagogy, Child-Led and Self-Directed Learning, Multi-Sensory Learning, Cross-Curricular Education, Multicultural Learning, Entrepreneurial Education and Multilingualism. Has worked hands-on with hundreds of children of all ages all over the world, taught at universities and colleges (Kingston University, Canterbury Christ Church University, The Tribal Education Group, The JGA Group), managed own schools and early years provision in the UK, designed curricula and teaching resources for renowned international educational institutions. With more than 20 years of hands-on experience she has delivered high quality teacher training sessions, recruited passionate teachers and childcare practitioners, organized numerous empowering workshops and hosted support groups for parents and worked with them to plan personalised learning journeys for their children. Author of many educational publications on early years education, parenting and mobile applications for children promoting early literacy and cultural heritage. Approved by the European Commission to evaluate educational initiatives and projects funded by the EU. Collaborated on various international educational projects with clients from the USA, Australia, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, China and South East Asia. A world schooling mother (for over 12 years now) adopting the Child-Led and Natural learning approaches while planning her son’s learning and development. Passionate about sharing the benefits of Personalised Learning. Believes every child is a Natural Born Leader who, when adequately supported and nurtured, will share their talents with the world and empower, inspire, guide and lead others to do the same.
Co-Founder / Vice President, Natural Born Leaders
Fully UK-qualified Teacher Trainer and Early Childhood Professional with over 20 years of experience. UK-certified Assessor-Evaluator in Early Years Professional Status, National Vocational Qualifications in Child Care Learning and Development, and National Vocational Qualifications in Playwork. Responsible for assessing the quality of Early Childhood Education and Care provisions in the UK. In charge of training other Early Years Professionals and Parents. Specialises in Intuitive Parenting, Positive Pedagogy, Child-Led and Self-Directed Learning and Play, Multi-Sensory Learning, Cross-Curricular Education, Multicultural Learning, Entrepreneurial Education and Multilingualism. Approved by the European Commission to evaluate educational initiatives and projects funded by the EU. Collaborated on various international educational projects with clients from the USA, Australia, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, China and South East Asia. A world schooling father (for over 12 years now) adopting the Child-Led and Natural Learning approaches to plan his son’s learning and development.
President from ETIRA
David’s early career was as an engineer (M,IEEE) in the defence and aerospace industry, and he was an active (Toner Everywhere) remanufacturer for seven years before taking over The Recycler in 1997. During his time as Editor, both he and the magazine were part of the lobbying effort to raise the profile of the industry, and regularly briefed academics and parliamentarians. David was the founder and Vice President of ETIRA (the European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers’ Association) and has spoken at many industry conferences and events about industry issues.
Today, David is a Fellow of The Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing and a partner at Connett & Unland GbR, a Media, Marketing, and Public Relations team based in Germany, which provides expertise to office imaging business owners and companies around the world.
Associate Editor From Business Guide Africa
Mr. Naved Hasan started his career as sub-editor for GULF NEWS in 1988 and is Associate Editor of the AFRICA BUSINESS PAGES. He specialises in promoting Dubai businesses in the African markets through direct B2B contacts. He is also a speaker and is invited at various events and conferences where he talks about developments in the African market.