Keynote Speakers

Kulthida TUAMSUK

Khon Kaen University, Thailand (C7 – PTP)

“Digital Learning Ecosystem for Transforming Classroom into Learning Community: Experiences from the Khon Kaen University Smart Learning Academy”

Dr. Kulthida Tuamsuk is currently a Professor and Senior Researcher In Information Science at Khon Kaen University (KKU), Thailand. She is a founder and director of the KKU Smart Learning Academy which is one of the most
well-known projects on the development of students’ competencies at the secondary level in Thailand. This project is established based on the research works in multi-disciplinary done by researchers from various faculties in KKU. The KKU Smart Learning project has launched and implemented their innovative model (methods and products) for transforming the learning ecology in classroom, through the principled concepts: transforming the students’ learning, by transforming the classroom and the teaching approach. The impacts of this project recognized at national level and accepted by the Ministry of Education.

Dr. Kulthida Tuamsuk is also specialized in Digital Humanities Research. Her research works in this field are well recognized and published in high quality international journals. She is a co-founder of a Consortium of iSchools in Asia Pacific (CiSAP), member of the Committee on Digital Humanities, iSchools Organization, and the former member of International Relation Affairs, the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T).


Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland (C2: Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning and Learning Sciences)


Tiffany BARNES

NC State University, USA (C1 AIED/ITS)

“Engaging human and artificial intelligence for better learning experiences”



National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan (C4 – Mobile & ubiquitous learning)

“Applications and research trends of artificial intelligence in education in the mobile era”