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Event description

Education is essential for ensuring individuals are prepared for both the jobs of today as well as the ones that will be created for tomorrow. As we enter the “GeoTech Decade” where data and tech will have significant impacts on global geopolitics, competition, and collaborations – education becomes even more essential given the exponential changes happening with regards to digital systems, physical supply chains, health technologies, and commercial space solutions. It is essential not to become so caught-up in new technologies or risk losing focus on how different people learn best.

Please join us on Wednesday, 16 June from 12:00pm-1:00pm Eastern as part of the weekly GeoTech Hour for an important discussion regarding teaching tech, data, and engineering in our exponential era ahead. We will also discuss how to link education to the jobs of today and tomorrow, to ensure what people learning gives them the necessary skills, abilities, and knowledge to succeed amid global change.

Featuring

AnnMarie P. Thomas, PhD
Professor, School of Engineering and Schulze School of Entrepreneurship
University of St. Thomas

Bo Stjerne Thomsen
Chair of Learning Through Play
LEGO Foundation

Bevon Moore
Founder, CEO, & Lead Designer
CollabWorkx

Stephanie Wander
Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, GeoTech Center
Atlantic Council

Hosted by

David Bray
Director, GeoTech Center
Atlantic Council

Logo of the Commission on the Geopolitical Impacts of New Technologies and Data. Includes an 8-point compass rose in the middle with the words "Be Bold. Be Brave. Be Benevolent" at the bottom.

Be Bold.
Be Brave.
Be Benevolent.

We all can lead. Positive “change agents” — individuals willing to work across sectors and nations to help illuminate better ways through the shared turbulence we are experiencing — are needed now more than ever.

Seize the day. Create the future together.

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