June 25-29, 2018


EdMedia Keynote & Invited Speakers

Keynote Speakers:


Maurice de Hond, Founder of Steve JobsSchools, The Netherlands

Tuesday, June 26th, 9 AM

Biography: Coming Soon…


Pierre DillenbourgEPFL Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland

Wednesday, June 27th, 9AM


Biography: A former teacher in elementary school, Pierre Dillenbourg graduated in educational science (University of Mons, Belgium). He started his research on learning technologies in 1984. He obtained a PhD in computer science from the University of Lancaster (UK), in the domain of artificial intelligence applications for education. He has been assistant professor at the University of Geneva. He joined EPFL in 2002. He is currently full professor in learning technologies in the School of Computer & Communication Sciences, where he is the head of the CHILI Lab: “Computer-Human Interaction for Learning & Instruction ». He is also the academic director of Center for Digital Education, which implements the MOOC strategy of EPFL. EPFL recently passed over 1.5 million MOOC registrations. He wrote a book entitled “Orchestration Graphs” that proposes a formal language for instructional design (EPFL Press). With EPFL colleagues, he recently launched the Swiss EdTech Collider, an incubator with 30+ start-ups in learning technologies.

Invited Speakers:


Beatrice Ligorio, University of Bari Aldo, Moro Italy

Wednesday, June 27th, 2 PM

Talk title & biography coming soon!


 Tinne De Laet, University of Lueven, Belgium

Wednesday, June 28th, 2 PM

Talk title & biography coming soon!