The International Education & Skill Summit



A presentation of

H.E. Mrs. Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, MP

Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Education Government of Mauritius

H.E. Dr. Almazbek Beishenaliev

Minister of Education & Science Government of Republic of Kyrgyzstan

H.E. Prof. Dr. Myo Thein Gyi

Union Minister of Education Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

H.E. Mme Sengdeuane Lachanthaboun

Minister for Education & Sports Government of Lao PDR

H.E. Dr. Abas Basir

Minister of Higher Education Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Rt. Hon. Damian Hinds, MP

Former Secretary of State for Education Government of UK and Currently MP for East Hampshire

H.E. Dr. Abdulla Rasheed

Minister of State for Education Government of Republic of Maldives

Dr. Ashwathnarayan C. N.

Deputy Chief Minister, Minister of Higher Education, IT & BT, Science & Technology and Skill Development Government of Karnataka

Mr. Manish Sisodia

Deputy Chief Minister & Minister of Education Government of Delhi

Mr. Audimulapu Suresh

Minister of Education Government of Andhra Pradesh

Mr. Andreas Schleicher

Director of Education and Skills OECD

Prof. Ju-Ho Lee

Chairman, Education Commission Asia & Former Minister of Education Korea

Mr. Yao Ydo

Director, A.I. UNESCO International Bureau of Education

H.E. Dr. IM Koch

Secretary of State for Education Youth & Sports Government of Kingdom of Cambodia

Mr. Mart Laidmets

Secretary General of Education & Research Government of Estonia

Dr. Teerakiat Jareonsettasin

Former Minister of Education, Presently - Chair, National PISA Committee OECD, Thailand

Datuk P. Kamalanathan

Former Deputy Minister of Education, Malaysia and Currently Board Member, AIMST

Mr. Ramanan Ramanathan

Mission Director & Additional Secretary, Atal Innovation Mission NITI Aayog, Government of India

H.E. Dr. Naji Al Mahdi

CEO, National Institute for Vocational Education & Chief, QAD and Board Member KHDA

Mrs. Anju Sharma

Principal Secretary, Higher & Technical Education Government of Gujarat

Ms. Michelle Wade

Commissioner for Trade & Investment, South Asia State Government of Victoria

Mr. Stéphan Vincent-Lancrin

Senior Analyst & Deputy Head of Division State Government of Victoria

Mr. Adna Rahman

Head of Entrepreneurship Innovation Centre Ministry of Education, Government of Brunei Darussalam

Dr. David Njengere Kabita

Education Advisor Ministry of Education, Kenya

Dr. Khalid Khan

Director General, Department of Science & Technology Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Prof. Tim Unwin

Chairholder, UNESCO Chair in ICT4D Royal Holloway, University of London

Dr. Atul Chauhan

President, Amity Education Group & Chancellor Amity Universities

Prof. Dr. Ger Graus OBE

Global Director of Education KidZania

Mr. Lasse Leponiemi


Ms. Diana Mwai

Kenya Program Director Educate!

Mr. Shai Reshef

President University of the People

Ms. Diana El Azar

Director Minerva Project

Mr. Jeff Maggioncalda

CEO Coursera

Dr. Russell J. Quaglia

Executive Director Quaglia Institute for School Voice & Aspirations

Mr. Koen Timmers

Executive Director TAG Inc.

Dr. Swaroop Rawal

COO NEM Life Skills

Mr. Jude Sheeran

Lead, International Cloud Innovation Programmes & International Education Strategy Amazon Web Services

Mr. Nick Hutton

Regional Director, Asia D2L Asia

Mr. Raghav Gupta

Managing Director, India & APAC Coursera

Mr. Krishnan CA

Head - Higher Education, TCS iON Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.

Ms. Sally Holloway

Deputy Director General International Baccalaureate

Mr. Mahadevan Venkatakrishnan

Head, School Education Business at TCS iON Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.

Ms. Pooja Agarwal

Founder-Director NatureNurture

Prof. Mercedes Mayol Lassalle

World President OMEP - Organization Mondiale pour l'Education Pres

Mr. Ed Kirwan

CEO and Founder Empathy Week

Mr. Lokesh Mehra

Head, AWS Academy - India & South Asia, WWPS Amazon Internet Services Pvt Ltd (AWS)

Mr. Ollie Bray

Global Director, Connecting Play and Education The Lego Foundation

Dr. Rukmini Banerji

CEO Pratham Education Foundation

Dr. Michael S. Karlin

Associate Director, Center for Compassion, Integrity and Secular Ethics Life University

Mr. Miguel Brechner

Founder & Former President, Plan Ceibal and Consultant IDB (International Development Bank)

Prof. Pip Pattison AO

Deputy Vice Chancellor, Education The University of Sydney

Dr. Michael Karanja

External Evaluator & Program Design Specialist ‎IDLG Ltd

Prof. Kwame Akyeampong

Professor of International Education & Development ‎The Open University

Dr. Gus Schmedlen

President and Chief Revenue Officer ‎Stealth Mode

Ms. Cecilia De La Paz

Director General ‎Edúcate Uruguay

Ms. Samantha Adams Becker

Executive Director, Creative & Communications ‎Arizona State University

Mr. Ernest Jenavs

Co Founder and CEO ‎Edurio

Ms. Iris Lapinski

Founder ‎Apps for Good

Mr. John Gitabi Kimotho

Director, Educational Media Directorate ‎Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development

Mr. Dan Sandhu

CEO ‎Sparx

Mr. Girish Menon

CEO ‎STiR Education

Ms. Lucy Hayter

Director of Generation Global ‎Tony Blair Institute for Global Change

Mr. Ramji Raghavan

Founder & Chairperson ‎AGASTYA International Foundation

Mr. Luis Pinto

Former Global Operations Partner ‎Learn Capital

Mr. Manjula M. Dissanayake

Founding President ‎Educate Lanka Foundation

Dr. Linda Mannila

Teacher, Computer Science Education ‎Åbo Akademi University

Ms. Moira Kelly

President ‎Exploration Learning

Mr. Keith R Krueger

CEO, CoSN ‎Consortium For School Networking

Mr. Sharath Jeevan

Founder & Executive Chairman ‎‎Intrinsic Labs

Mr. Serdar Ferit

CEO & Founder ‎‎Lyfta

Dr. Tagwa Ahmed Musa Mohamed

Executive Committee Member, Global Engineering Dea & Associate Professor ‎‎College of Petroleum, Enginee

Mrs. Gun Oker-Blom

Former Director ‎‎Finnish National Agency for Education

Ms. Jennifer Groff

Advisor ‎‎Qatar Foundation

Ms. Chelsea Waite

Research Fellow, Education ‎‎Clayton Christensen Institute

Ms. Rachel Claire Musson

Owner / Founder / Co-Founder ‎‎ThoughtBox Education

Ms. Alison Bellwood

Creator & Director ‎‎World's Largest Lesson, Project Everyone

Ms. Diana Makau

Principal Research and Quality Assurance Officer ‎‎Kenya National Examinations Council

Mrs. Susan Douglas Douglas

CEO ‎‎The Eden Academy

Dr. Kristen Weatherby

Education Research Expert

Ms. Felicity Gillispie

Director Kindred Foundation

Mr. David Linke

Managing Director Edugrowth

Ms. Joysy John

Ed-tech Advisor and Consultant

Mr. Jim Wynn

CEO Imagine Education

Ms. Caroline Wright

Director General British Educational Suppliers Association

Mr. Dominic J S Savage

Director EWF Ltd

Mr. Gavin Dykes

Director Cellcove Ltd