september 20-21, 2016 • ucla luskin conference center

Speakers

We’ll bring you the opportunity to engage in insightful discussion with distinguished education, policy, and academic leaders.

  • Jim Shelton

    President of the Chan Zuckerberg Education Initiative

       
  • Debra Duardo

    Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools

       
  • John Hattie

    Director of the Melbourne Educational Research Institute at the University of Melbourne

     
  • Pedro Noguera

    Distinguished Professor at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA

       
  • Li Cai

    Director of CRESST | Professor of Education and Psychology at the Graduate School of Education and Information Studies at UCLA

     
  • Alan Kay

    President Viewpoints Research Institute

  • Eva L. Baker

    CRESST FOUNDING DIRECTOR AND DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR EMERITA AT THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND INFORMATION STUDIES AT UCLA

  • Rebecca Kantar

    Founder and CEO of Imbellus

       
  • Alison Bryant

    co-CEO and Chief Play Officer at PlayScience

     
  • Robert Mislevy

    Frederic M. Lord Chair in Measurement and Statistics at ETS

  • Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco

    Wasserman Dean, UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

       
  • Sara DeWitt

    VICE PRESIDENT OF PBS KIDS DIGITAL

       
  • Ed Gordon

    Director of the Institute of Urban and Minority Education (IUME) at Teachers College, Columbia University

  • Joan Herman

    Co-Director Emeritus of CRESST at UCLA

     
  • Richard E. Mayer

    Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara

  • Bootsie Battle-Holt

    Los Angeles Unified School District Teacher

       
  • Frances Gipson

    Chief Academic Officer, Los Angeles Unified School District

  • Sarah Sparks

    Assistant Editor at Education Week

     
  • Ken Shelton

    Global Keynote Specialist and Technology Integration Strategist at EdTechTeam.

       
  • Katie McMillan Culp

    Chief Learning Officer at the New York Hall of Science

  • Rohit Kumar

    Senior Research Scientist Raytheon BBN Technologies

  • Alina A. von Davier

    Vice President at ACTNext, Research and Development ACT

     
  • Ayesha Madni

    RESEARCH SCIENTIST AT CRESST

     
  • Jan Plass

    Professor in the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development at New York University

       
  • Julia Phelan

    SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST AT CRESST

     
  • Harry O’Neil

    Professor of Educational Psychology and Technology at the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education

  • Sibyll Carnochan Catalan

    Head of School at Geffen Academy at UCLA

  • Eric Savitsky

    Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Emergency Medicine at UCLA | Director of Trauma Services and Education

     
  • Markus Iseli

    SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST at cresst

  • Jeremy Roberts

    Senior Director of Learning Technologies, PBS KIDS Digital

     
  • Heidi Harju-Luukkainen

    Senior Researcher at Finnish Institute for Educational Research

  • Kisun Sung

    Director of Yulgog Institute of Education, Korea

  • Kilchan Choi

    ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF STATISTICS AND METHODOLOGY AT CRESST

  • Kara Nortman

    Partner at Upfront Ventures

     
  • Wade Buckland

    Research Scientist at HumRRO

  • Erin Higgins

    Education Research Analyst at the National Center for Education Research, Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education

  • Greg Chung

    ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR of TECHNOLOGY AND RESEARCH INNOVATION at CRESST

     
  • Gretchen Warner

    Dean of Academic Affairs and STEM Coordinator at the Archer School for Girls

     
  • John J. Lee

    Research Scientist, UCLA CRESST

  • Elizabeth Redman

    Research Scientist, UCLA CRESST

  • Jay Phelan

    Academic Administrator, Life Science Professor at UCLA

  • Rosa Serratore

    PreK-12 Mathematics Coordinator, CMC-Southern Section President-Elect

  • Adnan Darwiche

    Professor and former Chairman of the Computer Science Department at UCLA

  • Burr Settles

    Staff Scientist and Engineer at Duolingo

       
  • Cat Still

    Executive Director of ELPA21 at UCLA CRESST

  • Lou Pizante

    CFO and General Counsel of Two Bit Circus

  • Jody Priselac

    Associate Dean for Community Programs, UCLA GSEIS

  • Alan Koenig

    SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST AT CRESST

  • John Rogers

    PROFESSOR AT THE GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION AND INFORMATION STUDIES AT UCLA | DIRECTOR OF THE INSTITUTE FOR DEMOCRACY, EDUCATION, AND ACCESS (IDEA)

  • Naomi Hupert

    Research Scientist at the Education Development Center's Center for Children and Technology

  • Mark Hansen

    RESEARCH SCIENTIST AT CRESST | ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN RESIDENCE AT GSEIS, UCLA

  • Marty McCall

    Lead Psychometrician at Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium

  • Grant Hosford

    CEO and co-founder of codeSpark

     
  • Stephen Watson

    Director, Navy Selection and Classification

  • Girlie Delacruz

    Senior Research Associate at LRNG

  • Tao Yang

    Associate professor and Assistant of Director at the Collaborative Innovation Center of Assessment toward Basic Education Quality, Beijing Normal University

  • Yixin Zhu

    Ph.D student in Statistics at UCLA Center for Vision, Cognition, Learning and Autonomy

  • Jennifer Vides

    VP Communication, PBS SoCal

  • Shlomy Kattan

    Senior Director, Prize Operations, Barbara Bush Adult Literacy XPRIZE

  • Danielle McNamara

    Professor of Psychology, Director of the Science of Learning and Educational Technology Lab at Arizona State University

  • Jim Diamond

    Senior Research Associate, Education Development Center’s Center for Children and Technology

     
  • Jessica Berlinski

    Co-founder and Chief Impact Officer at Personalized Learning Games

  • Tao Xin

    Professor, Deputy Director of the Collaborative Innovation Center of Assessment toward Basic Education Quality, Beijing Normal University, Deputy Director of National Assessment Center of Education Quality

  • Ming Lee

    Scientist at BrainPOP

  • Youfa Li

    Associate Professor at the Collaborative Innovation Center of Assessment toward Basic Education Quality, Beijing Normal University

  • Yanfang Li

    Professor at the Collaborative Innovation Center of Assessment toward Basic Education Quality, Beijing Normal University

  • Samsun Lampotang

    Professor of Anesthesiology, Director of the Center for Simulation, Safety and Advanced Learning Technology, University of Florida

  • Ding Kong

    Teacher at the UCLA Lab School's iSTEAM Lab

  • Nagaraju Pappu

    Chief Learning Scientist at EkStep

  • Roy Levy

    Associate Professor of Measurement and Statistical Analysis in the T. Denny Sanford School of Social & Family Dynamics, Arizona State University.