MEA-ATP 2020 TENTATIVE PROGRAM

Please note that this is a draft copy, and is liable to change – as well as that only the first name author is listed


January 28

10:00

Registration Area

Registration opens

12:00-13:15

Muscat Ballroom

Conference Welcome and Opening Keynote

• Ms. Suzana Delanghe –Conference Chair, MEA-ATP 2020, President Measurement Division, ACT• Mr. John Weiner - Chairman of the Board, ATP 2020 Keynote Speaker: Mr. Marten Roorda - CEO, ACT

13:15-14:15

Muscat Foyer

Exhibits open, and Open Buffet Lunch served

14:15-15:15

Conference Room 6

SPONSOR SESSIONS I

• Riverside – What if we Knew: How Early Intervention Unlocks the Potential of a Nation’s Youth – Deval Clearwater• Scantron – No Internet? No Problem. An innovative approach to offline testing that goes beyond Paper – Nikki Eatchel & Mohammad Shadid

15:20-16:20Concurrent Session I - Breakout

Unexpected Outcomes from a University Mathematics Placement Test

Dr. Walid Massoud

Conference Room 3

Security in high-stakes online testing – A suite of solutions

John Weiner & Rory McCorkle

Conference Room 4

Employability Skills Assessment for the Global Economy

Donna Matovinovic & Changhua Rich

Conference Room 5

16:20 – 16:35

Muscat Foyer

Exhibits & Coffee Break

16:35-17:05Concurrent Session II - Snapshot Session

Sharing is caring: Implementation of online training programs for your SMEs can support valid, reliable and fair assessments for your test takers

 Nikki Eatchel

Conference Room 3

So New yet so old: AI & Automation in Educational Assessment   

Nathan Thompson

Conference Room 4

Can remote proctoring create equal opportunity in education?  

Ivan Babovic

Conference Room 5

17:15-17:45

Conference Room 6

Sponsor Session II

• ATA - How to securely manage your assessment through AI-based behavioural Analysis – the Asian implementation with an international perspective -Alex Tong

18:30

The Pool Garden

MEA-ATP Cocktail Reception