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The Future of Higher Education: MOOCs and Disruptive Innovations
Start Date: 4/12/2013Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Date: 4/12/2013End Time: 12:00 PM

Will MOOCs be the death of education as we have known it, or a passing fad? GW's Department of Academic Technologies is proud to host Dr. Adrian Sannier, Senior Vice President for Product at Pearson, for a discussion on the direction of higher education within the context of emerging technologies and innovations.

Dean Doug Guthrie is leading GW School of Business in the creation of pioneering master’s programs. He will take a frank look at the implications of online programs for higher education.

Program and Speakers

P.B. Garrett, Associate Provost and Chief Academic Technology Officer, The George Washington University

Welcoming Remarks: 
Steven Lerman, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, The George Washington University

Featured GW Speakers: 
Doug Guthrie, Dean of the School of Business, The George Washington University
Paul Berman, Vice Provost for Online Education and Academic Innovation, The George Washington University

Keynote Speaker: Adrian Sannier, Senior Vice President for Product, Pearson

Audience Q & A - Tweet questions using #GWTechTalk
Foggy Bottom - Media and Public Affairs  (View Map)
805 21st Street
Washington, DC 20052
Room: Jack Morton Auditorium
This event is open to:
  • Alumni
  • Employees - All
  • General Public
  • Researchers
  • Students - All
  • Event Format & Features:
  • Discussion
  • Lecture

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