09:00~10:00

[Session13]

Entrepreneurial thinking principles and their potential to influence education
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  • Avi Warshavsky

    CEO of MindCET EdTech Innovation Center

    Founder and CEO of MindCET EdTech Innovation Centre (established by the non-profit Center for Educational Technology, Israel's leader in technological-based educational solutions) which brings together the educational and startup cultures, by opening spaces where entrepreneurs can develop their ideas, together with a network of educational professionals, schools and researchers. Warshavsky is today a world leader in EdTech, a renowned innovator as well as pioneer of unique global initiatives, with multiple publications and main speaker in all relevant EdTech Forums from around the world. Warshavsky has been a pioneer of innovative approaches for the last 20 years such as digital textbooks, new technology-based educational environments, or Kotar- CET Digital Textbook Platform. MA in Philosophy and Humanities (Talmud, History, Bible) from Tel Aviv University. Worked in instruction, development and management in the field of educational technology for leading organizations in Israel, served as the Director of CET’s Humanities and Social Studies Department. Currently a member of the Board of Directors.
  • Jinyoung Choi

    CEO of SM Institute

    For the past 20 years, Jinyoung Choi has worked at the intersection of education, technology, and entrepreneurship. He is the CEO of SM Institute and previously co-founded and served as CEO of Digital Daesung. He is currently a professor at Hanyang University and serve as auditor at Open Cyber University and Youngpa Academy. He is also a representative of Minerva Project in South Korea. In between SM Institute and Digital Daesung, he served as CEO of Jongro Sky Education, one of the largest education companies in South Korea. He holds a Bachelor of Education from Hanyang University, South Korea.
  • Seonghye Yoon

    CEO of LET’s Lab

    Dr. Seonghye Yoon is CEO of LET’s Lab (Leading Educational Technologists’ Lab). She earned a bachelor's degree in science education and educational technology and a master's and PhD in educational technology from Ewha Womans University. She founded LET’s Lab after graduation to research educational technology and develop educational programs. She is the author of 『Insights into the Future Education』 and is a board member of the Korean Society for Educational Technology. She has developed a number of entrepreneurship education programs and is conducting various projects at the intersection of education and entrepreneurship.
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