Guests from previous years include key educators, members of government, executive members of industry, and distinguished members of Indian society. The countries guests came from including France, the UK, the US, Italy, India, and Singapore.
Guests at the Colloquium have enabled us to create meaningful partnerships that benefit our students including UNESCO Delhi, Decathlon, and The Big History Project.
In 2013 when Alliance Educational Foundation launched its First International Colloquium on Education in Malakara, Kerala, Dr. Huma Masood, Programme Officer for Gender of UNESCO, was among its inaugural group of distinguished guests.
Returning last year for the Ninth International Colloquium in August 2021 at the request of UNESCO/India Director, Mr. Eric Falt, Dr. Masood was a featured speaker at the Colloquium Valedictory Session. She spoke of the “curriculum of the future” that inculcates values such as mutual respect, tolerance, inclusivity and most importantly, equality, along with life skills such as leadership, critical thinking, and communication ability.