January 22, 2016

Keynote Presentation – America’s Untapped Opportunity – Hadi Partovi, Code.org

09:30  -  11:00
Ball Room

Software and computers are everywhere, revolutionizing every field around us. But the majority of schools don’t teach computer science. Code.org believes every student should have the opportunity to shape¬†the 21st-century and wants to turn this problem around. Code.org has already helped over 100 million students try computer science for the first time with one Hour […]

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Keynote Presentation – Jaime Casap, Chief Education Evangelist at Google

1:45  -  2:45
Ballroom

Jaime Casap is the Chief Education Evangelist at Google, Inc. Jaime evangelizes the power and potential of the web, technology, and Google tools as enabling and supporting capabilities in pursuit of creating powerful learning models. Jaime works with educational organizations around the world, helping them find ways to continuously improve the quality of education by […]

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Keynote Presentation – Jo Anne Vasquez, Ph.D.

3:15  -  4:15
Ballroom

Dr. Vasquez brings many years of experience in K-12 education. She has been a classroom teacher and district science specialist for Mesa Public Schools, an adjunct professor of science education at Arizona State University and was the Director of Professional Development and Outreach for ASU’s Center for Research on Education in Science, Mathematics, Engineering and […]

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January 23, 2016

Keynote Presentation – Elizabeth Holmes, CEO and founder of Theranos

09:30 am  -  11:00 am
Ballroom

Elizabeth A. Holmes founded Theranos in 2003 with the mission of making actionable health information accessible to people everywhere at the time it matters, enabling early detection and intervention of disease, and empowering individuals with information to live the lives they want to live.¬† With Theranos, Elizabeth is revolutionizing the traditional diagnostic industry with an […]

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Closing Keynote Session – Dr. Joan Ferrini-Mundy, National Science Foundation

3:00  -  4:00
Ballroom

Dr. Joan Ferrini-Mundy is assistant director for the Education and Human Resources Directorate (EHR) at the National Science Foundation (NSF), a position she has held since February 2011. She serves as a member of the NSF senior management team and is involved in strategic planning and leadership for the scientific and education mission of NSF. […]

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