Invited Speakers

Symposium 1: Twice Exceptionality
Thursday 7 July 2022
Time: 13:30-15:00

Dr. Usanee Anuruthwong
Association for Developing Potentials and Giftedness, Thailand

Twice-Exceptional Children

Professor Kyungbin Park
Gachon University, ROK

Case Studies on Artistically Gifted Twice-Exceptional Students in Korea


Professor Jan Burns 
 Canterbury Christ Church University, UK

Make Room on the Podium! The Pathway to Becoming an Elite Athlete with Intellectual Disabilities

Symposium 2: Terminological Controversies in Gifted Education
Friday 8 July 2022
Time: 13:30-15:00

Professor Ching-Chih Kuo
National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan

Expanding the Conception of Giftedness to Talent Development


Professor Ugur Sak
Anadolu University, Turkey

Terminology Matters: A Historical Analysis of the Term Giftedness

Dr. Pei-Ying Lin
University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Accessibility, Accommodation, Modification, Strategy, or Intervention? A Discussion on terminologies that Often Confuse Educators

Symposium 3: Career Development and Well-being of Gifted Learners
Saturday 9 July 2022
Time: 10:50-12:00
Dr. Mantak Yuen
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Life Satisfaction of Gifted Adolescents: Relations with Career Self-Efficacy, Perseverance of Effort and Adaptability to Situations
Dr. Jae Yup Jared Jung
The University of New South Wales, Australia

The Career Development of Gifted Students in the Asian Context
Dr. Serene Chan
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Talent Development and Early Career Awareness: A Creative Cross-Disciplinary Workshop for Primary School Students

Thursday 7 July 2022
Time: 15:20-16:50

Dr. Tobias Schüttler
German Aerospace Center, DLR, Germany

From Aerospace to Science at School: Providing Creative Environments for Young STEM Talents' Research Projects