- Sir Ken Robinson
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Leading thinker and author on the future of education Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for an education system designed to meet the needs of the 21st century.
Watch this session to hear why he believes that schools are killing creativity and to discover some of the principles for profoundly rethinking the way we learn.
Sir Ken Robinson
Sir Ken Robinson worked as a professor of education at the University of Warwick for twelve years before taking up his current position as professor emeritus. He has also been awarded with honorary degrees from a number of institutions including the Open University and the Central School of Speech and Drama, the Rhode Island School of Design, Ringling College of Arts and Design and Birmingham City University. Still, despite his distinguished academic accomplishments, he has some rather original and critical views of traditional education. In his keynotes, Sir Ken Robinson stresses the importance of learning and creativity.
Governments in Europe, Asia and the United States, Fortune 500 companies and nonprofit international agencies have all sought Robinson's expertise in education and development.
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