Executive Committee

 
Jennifer Adams    Chair - OECD Study in Social Emotional Skills, Former Director of Education, Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Canada

Jennifer Adams

Chair - OECD Study in Social Emotional Skills, Former Director of Education, Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Canada

Dominic Regester    Program Director, Salzburg Global Seminar

Dominic Regester

Program Director, Salzburg Global Seminar

Joanne McEachen    Founder and CEO, The Learner First, USA

Joanne McEachen

Founder and CEO, The Learner First, USA

Louka Parry    Founder and CEO, The Learning Future, Australia

Louka Parry

Founder and CEO, The Learning Future, Australia

 

Steering Committee

 
John Lawrence Aber    Willner Family Professor of Psychology and Public Policy, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, and University Professor at New York University, USA

John Lawrence Aber

Willner Family Professor of Psychology and Public Policy, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, and University Professor at New York University, USA

Asmaa Al-Fadala    Director of Research and Content Development, World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), Qatar

Asmaa Al-Fadala

Director of Research and Content Development, World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), Qatar

Carine Allaf    Senior Programs Advisor, Qatar Foundation International (QFI), USA

Carine Allaf

Senior Programs Advisor, Qatar Foundation International (QFI), USA

Margi Bhatt    Coordinator, Education Policy, INEE - Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies, USA

Margi Bhatt

Coordinator, Education Policy, INEE - Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies, USA

 
Ayla Bonfiglio    Principal and Founder, Conflict and Education Learning Laboratory (CELL Foundation), Netherlands

Ayla Bonfiglio

Principal and Founder, Conflict and Education Learning Laboratory (CELL Foundation), Netherlands

Giancarlo Trotto    Global Education Strategist, Canada

Giancarlo Trotto

Global Education Strategist, Canada

Tonia Casarin    CEO & Founder, Fireworks Education, Brazil

Tonia Casarin

CEO & Founder, Fireworks Education, Brazil

Carmel Cefai    Director of the Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health, University of Malta, Malta

Carmel Cefai

Director of the Centre for Resilience and Socio-Emotional Health, University of Malta, Malta

 
Pauline Cleaver    Associate Deputy Secretary, Early Learning and Student Achievement, Ministry of Education, New Zealand Government, New Zealand

Pauline Cleaver

Associate Deputy Secretary, Early Learning and Student Achievement, Ministry of Education, New Zealand Government, New Zealand

Pedro Cunha    Deputy Director, Gulbenkian Program for Knowledge, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal

Pedro Cunha

Deputy Director, Gulbenkian Program for Knowledge, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal

Mia Doces    Vice President for Innovation, Committee for Children, USA

Mia Doces

Vice President for Innovation, Committee for Children, USA

Manjula Dissanayake    Founding President, Educate Lanka, Sri Lanka

Manjula Dissanayake

Founding President, Educate Lanka, Sri Lanka

 
Joan Duffell    Special Advisor, Committee for Children, USA

Joan Duffell

Special Advisor, Committee for Children, USA

Kiyingi Frank    Executive Director, Advocacy for Child Relief, Kampala, Uganda

Kiyingi Frank

Executive Director, Advocacy for Child Relief, Kampala, Uganda

Sofia Frech    Coordinator, Ministry of Public Education, Mexico

Sofia Frech

Coordinator, Ministry of Public Education, Mexico

Garba Dahiru Gandu    Deputy Director, Research, Nigeria Education Research & Development Council (NERDC), Nigeria

Garba Dahiru Gandu

Deputy Director, Research, Nigeria Education Research & Development Council (NERDC), Nigeria

 
Barbara Holzapfel    General Manager, Microsoft Education, Microsoft Corporation, USA

Barbara Holzapfel

General Manager, Microsoft Education, Microsoft Corporation, USA

Stephanie Jones    Professor of Education, Harvard University, USA

Stephanie Jones

Professor of Education, Harvard University, USA

Joysy John    Director of Education, NESTA, UK

Joysy John

Director of Education, NESTA, UK

Grace Maina    Senior Deputy Director, Curriculum and Research Services, Kenyan Institute for Curriculum Development, Kenya

Grace Maina

Senior Deputy Director, Curriculum and Research Services, Kenyan Institute for Curriculum Development, Kenya

 
Catherine Millett    Senior Research Scientist, ETS Policy Evaluation & Research Center, United States

Catherine Millett

Senior Research Scientist, ETS Policy Evaluation & Research Center, United States

Paolo Nardi    Head of Research, Cometa, Italy

Paolo Nardi

Head of Research, Cometa, Italy

Bassem Nasir    Education Specialist for Skills, Programme Division, Gender Equality, Adolescence and Skills for Employability, UNICEF, USA

Bassem Nasir

Education Specialist for Skills, Programme Division, Gender Equality, Adolescence and Skills for Employability, UNICEF, USA

Karen Niemi    President and CEO, CASEL: The Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning, USA

Karen Niemi

President and CEO, CASEL: The Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning, USA

 
Olena Orzhel    Education Reforms Office, Ministry of Education, Ukraine

Olena Orzhel

Education Reforms Office, Ministry of Education, Ukraine

Chris Purifoy    Chief Architect and CEO, Learning Economy, USA

Chris Purifoy

Chief Architect and CEO, Learning Economy, USA

Janet Frances Rafner    Director of Learning, ScienceAtHome, Center for Hybrid Intelligence, Aarhus University, Denmark

Janet Frances Rafner

Director of Learning, ScienceAtHome, Center for Hybrid Intelligence, Aarhus University, Denmark

Atif Rizvi    Executive Director & Founder, CELL Foundation, Netherlands

Atif Rizvi

Executive Director & Founder, CELL Foundation, Netherlands

 
L.Emiliana Rodriguez    Co-Founder and Education Director, AttentaMente, Mexico

L.Emiliana Rodriguez

Co-Founder and Education Director, AttentaMente, Mexico

Ana Rold    Founder and Publisher, Diplomatic Courier, USA

Ana Rold

Founder and Publisher, Diplomatic Courier, USA

Jacob Sherson    Founder and Director of ScienceatHome and the Center for Hybrid Intelligence, University of Aarhus

Jacob Sherson

Founder and Director of ScienceatHome and the Center for Hybrid Intelligence, University of Aarhus

Jacksón Smith    Co-Founder & CTO, Learning Economy, USA

Jacksón Smith

Co-Founder & CTO, Learning Economy, USA

 
Mark Sparvell    Education Leader, Microsoft Corporation, USA

Mark Sparvell

Education Leader, Microsoft Corporation, USA

Vishal Talreja    Co-Founder, Dream a Dream, India

Vishal Talreja

Co-Founder, Dream a Dream, India

Leslee Udwin    Founder and President, Think Equal, UK

Leslee Udwin

Founder and President, Think Equal, UK

Winsome Waite    Vice President of Practice, Alliance for Excellent Education, USA

Winsome Waite

Vice President of Practice, Alliance for Excellent Education, USA