Beyond Global Pandemic: New Challenges and Innovation in Digital Learning
As we know, the rampant spread of the COVID-19 pandemic globally has influenced
many sectors and became challenges, including at higher education institutions.
COVID-19 will undoubtedly change the world forever, with many social and economic
patterns unlikely to return to normal again, even after the pandemic has passed. It is
especially true for the university sector and how higher education to transform the
Education is a vital sector that needs consideration because it has a long-term impact
on future generations of humanity. Adjustments to policies, implementation, and
evaluation related to the education sector were continuously made so that education can
continue to run optimally without compromising safety during the current pandemic.
Education during a pandemic has various challenges that need to be faced. There are
also complex problems that require fast, precise, and accurate solutions—various
efforts made by all parties to participate in handling and preventing the increasing
spread of covid-19.
Researchers, practitioners, academics, and government as policymakers collaborate to
find solutions to various problems. There are innovations as alternative solutions that
can be obtained through education, research, and community service activities.
Alternative solutions need to be discussed and communicated to obtain the best
solutions for facing challenges and solving education problems.
To participates and provides a forum to discuss and analyze approaches and impacts of
covid-19, the Faculty of Education Universitas Negeri Semarang carries out an
International Seminar with the theme "Beyond Global Pandemic: New Challenges and
Innovation in Digital Learning."
The 2nd International Seminar on Education and Human Technology (ISEHT) hold by
the Faculty of Education UNNES and the IEOM Society International. This conference
aims to facilitate researchers, experts, and practitioners from academia, government,
research institutes, and industry to share the latest education advances regarding the
challenges and innovations of digital learning during the Covid-19 pandemic.