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9:30 a.m.        Opening Remarks (Moderator) – Mr. Ruiz Warren,
Dean Recruitment Admissions and Outreach

 

9:35 a.m.        Prayer – Mrs. Marsha Crawford, Librarian

 

9:40 a.m.        Welcome – Mr. Darien G. Henry, J.P., Principal

 

9:45 a.m.        Greetings – Mr. Stephen Dear, Chairman Board of Management

 

9:50 a.m.        Introduction of 1st Guest Speaker – Ms. Nichole Amair, Assistant Lecturer

 

9:55 a.m.        Mr. Clifton Reader, President – Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association
Recover from Covid-19! Transforming the Economic Landscape

 

10:20 a.m.      Musical Item

 

10:30 a.m.      Introduction of 2nd Guest Speaker – Mrs. Synandre Montaque Dwyer,
Associate Dean Workforce Development and Continuing Education

 

10:35 a.m.      Guest Speaker – Dr. Thomas Frederick
Chair of General Education for Union Institute & University
Making the Transition: Traditional to Virtual Teaching & Learning Environment.

 

11:05 a.m.      Introduction of 3rd Guest Speaker – Mr. Lij Sinclair, Lecturer

 

11:10 a.m.      Guest Speaker – Professor Neville Ying
Chairman Covid-19 Labour Market Task Force
Recover from Covid-19

 

11:40 a.m.      Questions and Answers

 

11:50 a.m.      Vote of Thanks – Dr. Sonja Madden, Associate Dean Research

Concurrent Sessions

Room

Presenter

Topic

Moderator

1

Mrs. Georgette Shirley Dyer, Director/Principal HCIT

Transformation of STEM and TVET for the Post Pandemic Era

Mrs. Nichola Beckford-Cameron

2

Ms. Delta Wright, Assistant Lecturer MBCC

Online education and its future in Jamaica: A case study of student experiences.

Mrs. Sherian Baker-Mercy

3

Mr. Rudolph Robinson, Industrial Engineer

Technological Advancement – Next Generation of Motor Vehicles

Mr. Saun-jay Samuels

Concurrent Sessions

Room

Presenter

Topic

Moderator

1

Dr. Schontal Moore, UNESCO

Rethinking Teaching and Learning for the Post Pandemic Era

Mrs. Marsha Crawford

2

Mr. Chandradath Madho, Associate Dean (Sociology Lecturer) MBCC

Social Development and Poverty Reduction: Are we on the right PATH?

Mrs. Heather Henry-Spence

3

Mr. Lambert Johnson, President of Jamaica Bar Association

Can they force the Jab? The Workplace and Mandatory Vaccine Policies

Mr. Lij Sinclair

Concurrent Sessions

Room

Presenter

Topic

Moderator

1

Mr Chandradath Madho, Sociology Lecturer

Korea Vs. Jamaica: Social Protection and the Aging Population

Ms. Delta Wright

2

Ms. Georgia Lowe

DSP Natalie Palmer- Mair

Social Intervention: Is it working?

Community Policing

Mrs. Canice Jones-Blake

3

Ms. Diana Bellanfonty,
IT Banking

Mr. Lucien Rattray,
IT -Coding

a.  How Vulnerable are you? Cyberspace and Security Issues in the Banking Industry

b. Coding for Banking Security

Mr. Andre Grant

Concurrent Sessions

Room

Presenter

Topic

Moderator

1

Mrs. Tashion Hewitt-Stennett,  Branch Manager: Jamaica Information Service

Media and Their Role in Economic and Educational Recovery

Mrs. Heather Henry-Spence

2

Mr. Lloyd B. Smith, Chairman of Western Mirror

Collaboration For Equitable and Resilient Recovery

Mr. Lij Sinclair

3

Panel Discussion:
Ms. Debbie Baker – Lola’s Natural Hair & Skin

Ms. Davio Henry – Magical Cakes Ja

Ms. Peta-Gaye McClure – Psychologist

Micro-businesses: Continuity and Recovery through Social Media

Ms. Kayla-Marie Ashman

Concurrent Sessions

Room

Presenter

Topic

Moderator

1

Mr. Tajeme Robinson

Mr. Renardo Raynor, Student Church Teachers College

Monetizing through Innovation: Agro-processing
a. From sweet pepper to Jerk sauce 

b. Onion: A staple on your spice rack

Ms. Romae Stanley

2

Mr. Martin Anderson, Student Church Teachers College

Mrs. Christine Good,

Agro-Processing and its Potential for Transformation
a.  From Watermelon to Fruit Juice

b.  Food Preservation: Concerns and Challenges

Mrs. Debra Mckenzie

3

Mr. Jevaire McDonald, Assistant Lecturer

Ms. Annaleise Aiken, Scientific Research Council

Assessing School Nutrition: Policy Recommendations

Are sugar loaded products more marketable?

Ms. Kimone Frazer

Room 1

 

3:30 p.m.        Opening Remarks (Moderator) – Mr. Ruiz Warren,
Dean Recruitment Admissions and Outreach

 

3:35 p.m.        Introduction of Guest Speaker: Mrs. Nichola Beckford-Cameron,
Associate Dean Arts Natural and Social Sciences

 

3: 40 p.m.       Guest Speaker: Mrs. Peta-gay McClure,
Clinical Psychologist 

                         Mental Health: Recovery & Renewal

 

4:00 p.m.        Announcement of Award Recipients – Dr. Sonja Madden,
Associate Dean Research

 

4:05 p.m.        Vote of Thanks

 

4:10 p.m.        Closing remarks