“TRANSFORMING EDUCATION TO BUILD A FUTURE-READY SKILLED WORKFORCE” – Wednesday 13 March 2019,
AIT City Campus, 15th floor, Column Tower, Asoke, Bangkok
For the past sixty years, the Asian Institute of Technology and leaders like yourself have collaborated on strategic innovations in specialized education that have contributed highly skilled professionals who have led the development of our region. The Yunus Center AIT, housed within AIT Extension, our school of continuing and professional education, regularly organizes forums that promote exchange of perspectives with thought-leaders in business, government, and civil society, spurring further innovation.
Our upcoming event brings you face to face with Professor Roger C. Schank, A.I. theorist, cognitive psychologist, learning scientist, educational reformer, and entrepreneur. Currently Professor Emeritus at Northwestern University, and Chairman & CEO of Socratic Arts, Professor Schank is recognized as a global authority on Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Science, and the Learning Sciences.
On Wednesday, 13th March, 2019, from 11:30AM to 2:30PM a select group of leaders from government, business, academia and civil society will join a conversation with Professor Schank, focusing on key transformations in education that can help build a future-ready workforce with the skills necessary to drive growth. The discussion will explore how revolutionary changes in education can transform workforces and indeed, societies as a whole.