Programme

PROGRAMME AT A GLANCE

From aspirational young learners of today, to the debating collective addressing financial illiteracy, to uncovering global ed-tech trends and their implications on illiteracy. WSL20 will address current trends and challenges. Among many other topics, here is an initial glimpse at some this year’s summit programme:

DAY 1
5 April 2020
DAY 2
6 April 2020
DAY 3
7 April 2020
DAY 4
8 April 2020

Registration ‘TECH FOR GOOD’

‘Tech for Good’ Registration Opens, ‘Tech for Good’ pre conference workshop delegates ONLY

Tech Break

Arrival refreshments available

Registration, Information Speakers Prep Room Open

Registration Information Open for all delegates. Speakers Prep Room Open for presenters only.

Registration, Information Speakers Prep Room Open

Registration Information Open for all delegates. Speakers Prep Room Open for presenters only.

Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony brings together Royal Family, Ambassadors, High Commissioners, Minsters of Education, Government Representatives, and VIP guests. The world media will be in attendance to provide global coverage to give a focus on the issue of literacy.

Exhibitors Hall

A place to network, learn, share and collaborate with the literacy community.

World Literacy Awards

The World Literacy Council acknowledges and awards a country, an individual and an organisation for their outstanding contribution to literacy in 2019. The Albert Schweitzer Award is an acknowledgement to a person for their academic and personal contribution to address illiteracy.

Ambassador Luncheon

An invitation-only lunch for special guests, Government Representatives, Ambassadors, and High Commissioners.

Panel and Discussion Plenary

A series of relevant, high impact and interactive sessions with panelists, a moderator and delegates.

World Literacy Awards Dinner

An amazing dinner and a night of entertainment for delegates to acknowledge and celebrate with the World Literacy Award winners.

Registration, Information Speakers Prep Room Open

Registration Information Open for all delegates. Speakers Prep Room Open for presenters only.

Exhibitors Hall

A place to network, learn, share and collaborate with the literacy community.

Signing of Oxford Declaration

Delegates have the opportunity to sign a joint communication.

Morning Plenary Session

A relevant, high impact and interactive morning sessions with literacy specialists.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

Registration, Information Speakers Prep Room Open

Registration Information Open for all delegates. Speakers Prep Room Open for presenters only.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

Delegates & Networking / Collaboration / Private Meetings

Delegates can arrange private meetings and special gatherings with other delegates from certain regions and/or of specific interests. Sightseeing tours will also be available.

Workshops and Presentations

A series of workshops and presentations with a broad range of topics to cater to everyone.

SOCIAL AND NETWORKING PROGRAMME

Day 1
05 Apr 2020
Day 2
06 Apr 2020
Day 3
08 Apr 2020

Walking Tours / Networking

A free event for all delegates to learn about the history of Oxford and see firsthand the key landmarks.

Welcome Reception

A wonderful event to meet and network with delegates from around the world.

World Literacy Awards Dinner

An amazing dinner and a night of entertainment for delegates to acknowledge and celebrate with the World Literacy Award winners.

Delegates & Networking / Collaboration / Private Meetings

Delegates can arrange private meetings and special gatherings with other delegates from certain regions and/or of specific interests. Sightseeing tours will also be available.