The global awards for innovative higher education pedagogies enhancing learning and employability

Why we need to
reimagine education?

The time is right to reimagine education. The current pedagogical approaches are insufficient for preparing the billions of students pursuing higher education globally as well as the type of leaders, entrepreneurs, and thinkers that we need for the future. The rising cost of traditional education is another incentive for change. So are the enormous advances in technology that allow the customization of education to individual learning styles, group learning, online interactivity, gaming and real-time employer projects.

The global

Reimagine Education is looking for projects that are truly innovative and scalable. An international panel of 40 distinguished judges will evaluate the best projects and select the winning entries. The overall winner will receive a US$ 50,000 cash prize. The Awards ceremony and gala dinner will take place on December 8 at the Reimagine Education Conference in Philadelphia.

Conference highlights

Academics, university leaders, EdTech entrepreneurs and venture capitalists will network and showcase their innovations.
Thought–leading and inspirational speakers include:
  • William Rankin,
    Director of Learning, Apple Inc.
  • Jaime Casap,
    Chief Education Evangelist, Google Inc.
  • John Katzman,
    Founder & CEO, Noodle Education
  • Anant Agarwal,
    CEO, edX
  • Dr. Wallace Boston,
    President, American Public University System
  • Jim Shelton
    (Formerly Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer - U.S. Department of Education), Chief Impact Officer, 2u
  • Huntington D. Lambert,
    Dean, Harvard continuing Education and University Extension
  • Dr. Barbara Kurshan,
    Executive Director of Academic Innovation, UPenn
  • Dr. Susan Aldridge,
    President, Drexel University Online
  • Santiago Iñiguez de Onzoño,
    Vice-Chair of AACBS and Dean of IE Business School
  • Kathleen deLaski,
    Founder Education Design Lab
  • …and many more! Check the agenda for details.
Reimagine Education Conference Registration
7th - 9thDecember 2015
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