During our Annual Meeting on 14th December, Donald Clark will be one of our keynote speakers. Donald will tell us more about: AI changes Everything: AI is already used by almost all learners in the form of search and mediated interfaces. It is also being used to create, deliver and curate learning experiences.
Donald Clark is an EdTech Entrepreneur, CEO, Professor, Author, Researcher, Blogger and Speaker. He was CEO and one of the original founders of Epic Group plc, which established itself as the leading company in the UK online learning market, floated on the Stock Market in 1996 and sold in 2005. As well as being the CEO of Wildfire, an AI-driven learning company, he also invests in, and advises Learning technology and EdTech companies.
Describing himself as ‘free from the tyranny of employment', he has been on the Boards of many private and public organizations; CogBooks, City&Guilds, University for Industry, LearnDirect and BHDF. Currently he is a board member of AI focussed company Learning Pool. He has worked in schools, vocational, higher, corporate, and adult learning, delivering real projects to real learners.
Donald has over 30 years of experience in online learning, games, simulations, semantic, adaptive, chatbot, social media, mobile learning, virtual reality and AI projects. He has designed, delivered and advised on online learning for many global, public and private organizations. He is an evangelist for the use of technology in learning and has won many awards, including the first ‘Outstanding Achievement in E-learning Award’ and ‘Best AIM Stock Market Company’. Most Innovative Online Product’ (for WildFire), ‘Best Online Learning Project (for WildFire)’ and ‘JISC EdTech Award’ (for WildFire).