Robin Pascoe is President of the Executive Committee of IDEA, the International Drama/Theatre and Education Association (2013-2020). He represents IDEA on the World Alliance of Arts Education WAAE. He was President of Drama Australia (1996-2002) and Chair of the National (Australian) Affiliation of Arts Educators.
Dr. Rita L. Irwin is an artist, researcher, and teacher deeply committed to the arts and education. She is a Professor of Art Education in the Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Rita served as Associate Dean of Teacher Education at UBC from 2005-2015 and Head of the Department of Curriculum Studies from 1999-2005. Rita has been an educational leader for a number of provincial,
O’Neill is Professor and Associate Dean, Academic and Research in the
Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University. She is President of the
International Society for Music Education (ISME). She has been awarded major
grants for international collaborative research and developed Music Learning in
Action and Unity Through Music advocacy and intercultural programs in Brazil
and Canada. Her current research includes a large survey and interview study of
young people’s arts an
Associate Professor Ralph Buck (PhD) is Head of Dance Studies, University of Auckland, New Zealand. His research and teaching focuses on dance education curriculum, dance pedagogy and community dance. Ralph is currently working within several international dance research and service organisations such as, World Alliance for Arts Education (WAAE); World Dance Alliance (WDA); UNESCO Unitwin Arts Education Research (Singapore); and, ArtsEqual (Finland). Ralph’s teaching and leadership has been recogni
Samia Ahmed Mostafa El Sheikh
Occupation: professor in the department of hand crafts and Oriental Traditions.
• 2019 – 2021 new elected as vice president of InSea
• 2017 – 2019 vice president of InSea
• 2014 - 2017 World Council Regional Representatives for InSea Africa&Middle east region.
• Member of the Scientific Committee for the Promotion of faculty members.
• Vice Chairman of
Rayan Abdullah is Professor of Design and Typography at the Academy of Visual Arts in Leipzig. Between 1993 and 2000 he was Senior Designer at MetaDesign, Germany’s largest design and branding company, where he was responsible for major projects for the Berlin Transport Authority,Volkswagen, Bugatti and the German Government (for whom he re-vamped the German Eagle, symbol of the Federal Government).