Open Call to Join as a Speaker

Apply now to speak or present a session, workshop, or talk at the Learning Beyond Conference 2021.



Dalia Toonsi,
Saudi Arabia

General Manager at Baseera Educational Consultancy, a specialized consultant in educational and extracurricular pedagogies, designing educational methods for children, teaching philosophical thinking and the Socratic method.



Latifa Mohammed Al-Khalifa,

Latifa is a social entrepreneur and one of the founding members of Clever Play. She is a certified STEM professional. Her work on behalf of children has earned her broad recognition including Female Entrepreneur of the Year and being named one of the Top Female Influencers in Bahrain in 2019.



Ali Hussain,

Ali Khalil Hussain is trained to be a petroleum engineer but was born to be an explorer. Ali left Kuwait since he was 17, and he has been exploring the world ever since. Along the way, he spent 11 years working in the energy exploration business for BP in Alaska and the Arctic before coming back to the Arabian.

Share your ideas and spread your knowledge in the upcoming Learning Beyond Conference on September 10-11, 2021 at King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra).


Join more than 40 speakers from around the world who will present sessions within the 'Learning Environments' and 'Life-long Learning' domains.

Learning Beyond is a conference aimed to help speakers embrace their naturally driven curiosity, wonder and imagination, and equip them with new knowledge and skills beyond conventional ways of learning.

Learning Beyond helps participants build competencies and talents in the creative cultural industry, creating a learner-driven platform that inspires innovation in learning, based on best practices.


Learning Beyond is about learning how to learn, empowering learners to go beyond traditional ways of learning.


International and local speakers, educators and content developers – including university students with a unique project or idea – to make a positive and tangible impact on human development and empower learners to take a lead on their learning process.

Aimed at local interested individuals. Regional and international applicants are also welcome to join.

Learning Beyond 2021 focuses on:

If you have what it takes to be a “Learning Beyond” presenter, submit your proposal, by following the steps below:

1. Complete your profile.
2. Complete the form requested and submit.

Important Notes:

  • You will receive a confirmation email indicating we have received your proposal.
  • Your submission is not a confirmation that you will be selected to participate.
  • Your proposal will be reviewed by a committee. Only five proposals will be selected.
  • Proposal submission deadline is Thursday, May 20, 2021.
  • If you are selected, you will be informed by email in June 2021.