Lynn Ilon - Presentations

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“Research Approaches Relevant to the African Context.” Workshop on Publishing for Faculty.  Kwame Nkrumah University, Kabwe, Zambia. 26 November 2015.

“Sustainable Higher Education Systems in Poorly Resourced Communities: An Endogenous Model”  2015 UKZN 9th Annual Teaching & Learning Conference in Higher Education, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, 21-23 September 2015.

Keynote Speaker, “The Value of Knowledge,” Collaboratively Transforming Teacher Preparation through Global Partnerships Conference, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 31 July 2015.

A Learning Strategy for a Globally-Linked, Locally-Sustainable World”  Africa Roundtable. Policy Research Division of Korea-Africa Future Strategy Center.27 May 2015 .

Learning Institutions in an Adaptive Economy, 59th Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society, Washington, D.C., 10 March 2015.

Local Knowledge and Sustainable Learning Systems: A Zambian Prototype, 9th International Technology, Education and Development Conference, Madrid, 2-4 March, 2015.

“Why Does Culture Matter in Education?” Program in Culture and Development.  University of Zambia.  3 February 2015.

"Common Knowledge: The New Social Good,"[Keynote Speaker]  Knowledge Management 2014 Russia.   26-27 November 2014.

"Networked Wellbeing: Convergence Theories in An Age of Knowledge."  Knowledge/Culture/Economy International Conference. University of Western Sydney.  3-5 November 2014.  Sydney, Australia.

"Emerging Role of Creativity in Lifelong Learning and Development Education."15th International Conference on Educational Research.  Hoam Convention Center, Seoul National University.  15-17 October 2014.

"Women’s Leadership in the Knowledge Economy," 2014 Women's HR Forum; Ehwa University, Seoul.  24 May 2014. (Keynote Speaker)

"The Shift of Knowledge from Stock to Flow to Network," 4th Annual Conference on Knowledge Management Russia.  Moscow.  27-28 November 2013. (Keynote Speaker)

"The Economics of Equity, Social Well-Being and Learning," University Council of Education Administration Annual Conference.  Indianapolis, Indiana.  4-9 November 2013.

"Does Knowledge Econmics Address Learning Challenges Problems in Poor Countries?," International Conference on Knowledge Economics, Cape Town, South Africa 27-30 October 2013. (Keynote Speaker)

"New Growth Theory and International Development," Principles of International Development Conference, Keimyung Adams College. 4 April 2013. (Keynote Speaker)

"Rethinking Development Theory and Practice" Encuentro 2012, Hannam University, Daejeon. 16 November 2012. (Keynote Speaker)

"Healing Practices in the Humanities" (Moderator) UNESCO 2nd World Humanities Forum, Busan, Korea. 1-3 November 2012.

"Using Smartphone Apps for Learning in a Major Korean University."  Society for Design and Process Sciences Conference, Berlin, Germany.  18-22 June 2012.

"Using Collective Adaptive Networks to Solve Education Problems in Poor Countries" Society for Design and Process Sciences Conference, Berlin, Germany, 18-22 June 2012.

"Wither Human Capital"  56th Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society.  Puerto Rico, 24-29 April 2012.

"Globally Necessary and Locally Relevant Higher Education in Poor Countries" Blurring Boundaries, International Education Development Conference.  Georgia State University, Altanta, GA  10-11 April, 2012.

"Enhancing the Quality of International Faculty Engagement." 2012 Forum on University Globalization. Korean Council for University Education.  Ewha Womans' University, Seoul28 March 2012.

"The Economics of Knowledge applied to African Community Learning"  International Conference on Knowledge Economics.  East London, South Africa.  24-28 October 2011.

"Knowledge Mobilization In Korea: Linkages with Economic, Political and Social Development." Symposium on Research in Education: Mobilizing Research and Knolwedge in Education.  International Alliance of Leadering Education Institutes Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada.  June, 2011.

"The World's Poor and The Cost of the Uneducated"  Center for International Development, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.  Seminar.  June 2011.

“Educational Leadership When Competitiveness Means Collaboration," Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia Conference. Penang, Malaysia. 15-18 February 2011.

"The Cost of Not Educating the World's Poor.” Annual Conference of Korean Society for the Study of Anthropology of Education. Seoul, Korea. December 4, 2010.

“How Ideas Shape Innovation and Reshape Education.” Korean Educational Research Association International Conference. Seoul, Korea. October 29-30, 2010.

“Literacy Education of Women in the Developing Countries.” Second National Institute for Lifelong Education International Conference on Lifelong Learning. Daegu, Korea. October 7-8, 2010.

“Education Leadership for Innovation and Change.” Eighth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities. Los Angeles, the United States. June 29 – July, 2, 2010.

“Innovation: When Capabilities Have Outcomes.” XIV World Congress of Comparative Education Societies. Istanbul, Turkey. June 14-18. 2010.

“The Balance between Teacher Education and Research.” International Symposium on Undergraduate Education in Research Universities. Seoul, Korea. June 2-4, 2010.

“Global Alliance for Poverty Alleviation in Africa.” Educators Without Borders International Conference. Seoul, Korea. January 26, 2010.

"Global Learning Systems: The Future of Lifelong Learning Societies." 10th International Conference on Education Research. Seoul National University. Seoul, Korea. October 29-30, 2009.

"Building International Collaborative Networks." BK21 Science Education Department, College of Education, June 2009.

"Emerging Theory of Learning Economics.” International Conference on Knowledge Economy. Center for Informatics, Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy. Sandton, South Africa, October 20-22, 2009.

"The Importance of Local for Competing Globally." Fifth Annual SNU International Conference on Liberal Education. Seoul, Korea. June 11, 2009.

The Reshaping of Education as a Global Force. International Conference on Education Research. Seoul National University. Seoul, Korea. October 27-28, 2008.

HIV and AIDS Workplace Programmes Benefit Zambia Employers. XVII International United Nation's AIDS Conference. Mexico City, Mexico. 3-8 August 2008.

Impact, Cost and Benefits of Addressing HIV in the Workplace. International Conference on Donors and NGOs role in addressing HIV and AIDS in the workplace. Amsterdam, the Netherlands. January 23-24, 2008.

"Do Employer-based HIV and AIDS Workplace Programmes Pay Returns" Conference to discuss results of research conducted in Zambia. September 20, 2007 .

"Sustainable Programmes: What Lessons Have We Learned" U.S. Agency for International Development Annual Meeting of Partners. Lusaka. October 2006.

"Cost-Effective School Inputs: Is Class Size Reduction the Bests Educational Expenditure for Florida" Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association. April 2005.

"Beyond Dichotomies: Globalization vs. Localization," Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. (Also Chaired the panel) Palo Alto, California. March 2005.

"Role of Education in Transatlantic Development," Transatlantic Congress, Miami. May 2004.

"Educational Roles in a Globalized World," Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Salt Lake City, Utah. March 2004.

"Identity and culture" Annual COE Research Conference. (Moderator) April 2004.

"Education as Global Security," Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. New Orleans, LA. March 2003.

The Myth of Objective Expertise. Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Orlando, Florida. March 2002.

"Comparative Education in a Knowledge Economy," Paper accepted for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. San Antonio, Texas. 6-10 March 2000.

"Global Parameters for Poverty-Focused Educational Strategies," Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Toronto, Canada 14-18 April 1999.

"Globalization and the Little Red Schoolhouse," Paper presented at the International Comparative Education Conference. Cape Town, RSA. 12-19 July 1998.

"Theoretical Challenges for Comparative Education," Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Buffalo, NY. 18-22 March 1998.

"Education's Role in Stabilizing Market Environments." Paper presented at the fourth annual Oxford Conference (UK Forum for International Education and Training). Oxford, UK. 11-15 September 1997.

"Human Resource Environments and Competitiveness: Economic Pressures on Education." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Mexico City, Mexico. March 1997.

"Western New York's Best Kept Secret: Labor Force and Educational Value in the Greater Buffalo Community." Paper presented at the Graduate School of Education Research Conference (SUNY Buffalo). Buffalo, New York. 16 November 1996.

"Global Pariah: Economic Determinism or Educational Challenge." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Williamsburg, Virginia. March 1996.

"Confronting the Bully: Regional Education Trends in a Global Economy." Paper presented at the Oxford Conference on Education and Development. New College, Oxford University, UK. September 15, 1995.

" Regional Education Responses to the Global Economy." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Cambridge, Massachusetts. March-April 1995.

"Financing Education of the Poor in a Global Economy" (October 1994) Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Regional Comparative and International Education Society. Kent, Ohio. October 30- November 2, 1994.

"Globalization and Education: A Woman's Place" (March 1994) Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. San Diego, March 24-28, 1994.

"The Global Impetus For Privatized Schooling." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Regional Meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Michigan State University, 30 October 1993.

"Critical Issues on Testing in the Third World" (with Carolyn Massad). Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Annapolis: March 1992.

"Political Economy and the Global Village: Implications for Education." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative International Education Society. Pittsburgh: March 1991.

"Extending the Debate on Privatized Schooling: The Case of Zimbabwe." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative International Education Society. Los Angeles: March 1990.

"Planning Education in Microstates." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Comparative and International Education Society. Toronto: March l986.

"Economic and Educational Evaluation: Conflicts in Theory and Approach." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association, Division G. New Orleans: February l986.

"Integrating Economic Analysis into Educational Evaluation: Problems and Prospects." Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Florida Educational Research Association. Miami: November l985.
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