TTLC2018: 3 Exciting Keynotes, 2 Intensive Masterclasses, 1 Forum & up to 60 parallel sessions.

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Keynote Speakers


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Professor David Carless

Author and Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK

University of Hong Kong

 Keynote: Effective learning-oriented assessment designs: Developing student feedback literacy



Professor David Carless works in the Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong. He specializes in approaches to assessment which serve to support productive student learning processes. His signature publication is the book Excellence in University Assessment: Learning from Award-winning Practice (2015, Routledge). His current research is focused on students’ experiences of feedback and the development of student feedback literacy. He is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. He tweets about feedback research @CarlessDavid. 




 Jean-François Cousin

Author and Master Certified Coach

Director, International Coach Federation Global Board,Thailand


Keynote: Being future-capable in a VUCA world : How most admired companies and their workforce succeed at it


Jean-François is a global executive coach and speaker since 2006 and previously served in senior leadership positions in Europe and Asia for a multinational company. The son of two high-school teachers, Jean-François is passionate about innovation in learning and personal development. He is particularly dedicated to the growth of coaching in support of societal progress and has advocated it in several conferences around the world. 

He co-authored two books about the impact of coaching in people-development and wrote ‘Game Changers at the Circus’ about unleashing greatness in organizations with a coaching culture.Jean-Francois was elected as a Director on the International Coach Federation Global Board in 2017 and is seving as its Treasurer and Secretary in 2018.


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Crystal Lim-Lange

Holistic Education Expert

Former Director of the National University of Singapore’s Centre for Future-ready Graduates 

Founder, Forest Wolf & Strategic Advisor to Minerva Project


Keynote: Telling the Real-World Story :The Relationship Between Life Skills and Employability; Reimagining Academic Transcripts to Capture the Entire University Experience


Crystal Lim-Lange is a holistic education expert and founder of mindset change agency Forest Wolf, and previously the Director at the National University of Singapore (NUS) who established the NUS Centre for Future-ready Graduates, which prepares students for employment and life. She is also the Strategic Advisor to Minerva Project.

She is best known for pioneering “Roots & Wings” at NUS, a groundbreaking large-scale mindfulness, positive psychology, and social emotional intelligence-based program which prepares youth for a rapidly changing world through teaching essential skills such as self-awareness, mindfulness, happiness, gratitude, empathy and resilience. Crystal also launched the innovative NUS Future-ready Index, which is a diagnostic tool measuring the 9 essential future-ready qualities that employers look for when hiring. 

Crystal has a diverse background and career, spanning investment banking, equity sales, head hunting, startups and agriculture.  She is a powerful public speaker and also runs retreats, leadership programmes,  workshops and consultancy for corporate, educator and government clients around the world.