Building for the future (CANCELLED)

  • PD Topic area: PYP
  • Language: English
  • Level: Cat 3
This virtual event will feature a special guest speaker appearance by David J Harkin, CEO of global education company, 8billionideas.

IBAP Virtual PYP, MYP & DP Workshops in February 2022, (IST) GMT +05:30 | Registration closing date for this event has been extended to 10 February 2022.

Information about virtual workshops including the cancellation policy here

Standard Fee: SGD 760
*PD registration fees include tax, with the exception of Dutch/Canadian schools and individuals, whose fees are subject to an additional Dutch/Canadian VAT.

Read our workshop category scenarios for guidance on which workshop category is right for you.


Workshop name â–² PD Topic area Language Level
Biology DP English Cat 1
Building for the future (CANCELLED) PYP English Cat 3
Chemistry DP English Cat 1
Creativity, activity, service DP English Cat 1
Design MYP English Cat 1
Design technology DP English Cat 1
Economics (CANCELLED) DP English Cat 1
English A: Language and literature DP English Cat 1
Environmental systems and societies (CANCELLED) DP English Cat 1
French Ab Initio DP French Cat 1
French B DP French Cat 1
Global politics (CANCELLED) DP English Cat 1
Hindi A: Literature (CANCELLED) DP Hindi Cat 1
History DP English Cat 1
Individuals and societies (CANCELLED) MYP English Cat 1
Language acquisition MYP English Cat 2
Language and literature (CANCELLED) MYP English Cat 2
Making the PYP happen: Implementing agency PYP English Cat 1
Managing the extended essay DP English Cat 3
Mathematics MYP English Cat 2
Mathematics: Analysis and approaches DP English Cat 1
Mathematics: Applications and interpretation DP English Cat 1
Physics DP English Cat 1
Psychology DP English Cat 1
Spanish B DP Spanish Cat 1
Teaching, learning and assessment in economics DP English Cat 3
The role of the coordinator DP English Cat 3
Theory of knowledge DP English Cat 1
TOK for subject teachers (CANCELLED) DP English Cat 3
Visual arts DP English Cat 1
  • Speakers details

    David J. Harkin, CEO 8billionideas

    David's inspiring journey from intrapreneur to renowned innovator, entrepreneur, and highly regarded leader of 8billionideas, a company that's making an impact in every part of the world, has quickly taught him how small changes in his approach and mindset can make big things happen. 

    David is an entrepreneur, a proud 2x TEDx speaker, and author. In 2020 he was asked to be a Council member of Foundation of Educational Development - which has been created to help create a long-term vision for education in the UK. In 2021 he was made a Fellow of High-Performance Learning.

    Find out more about David from his website here.


    Topic: If you're bursting with big ideas and brilliant plans but just don't know how to make them happen, David J Harkin, CEO of a global education company, 8billionideas, wants to show you how. Realize your true potential, find your edge and make your ideas and dreams - however big or small - a reality with The Ripple Effect. 

  • Event schedule

    The timings of these workshops are scheduled for time zone (IST) GMT +05:30. While scheduled, primarily, as a workshop for teachers based in the Asia-Pacific region, teachers globally are invited to participate.

    Sessions will take place at the following times: 

    Day 1: Friday, 18 February 2022, 08:30 a.m. - 04:15 p.m. (Guest speaker appearance @ 3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.)
    Day 2: Saturday, 19 February 2022, 09:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
    Day 3: Sunday, 20 February 2022, 09:00 a.m. - 02:30 p.m.

    Click here to visit the event page schedule.

  • General information

    Workshop organization:

    IB Asia-Pacific Regional Office
    600 North Bridge Road, #21-01 Parkview Square
    Singapore 188778

    Contact: (+65) 6579 5000
    Email: (Attn. to PD Delivery)