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NEASC Annual Conference and Showcase
Dates: December 5-6, 2019
Location: Marriott Hotel, One Burlington Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803 USA
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Thursday, December 5 • 9:00am - 10:15am
Keynote Address: Design to Innovate with Purpose

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There is significant hype around innovation--especially disruptive innovation--in the education world. In this keynote, Michael Horn defines what exactly disruptive innovation is and why innovation for its own sake doesn't make sense. Instead, Horn will help audience members think through what is their purpose in innovating, and from there figure out how to use a design process to craft an innovation that makes sense for their context and harnesses disruption where appropriate.

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Michael B. Horn

Co-founder/distinguished fellow, Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation
To innovate in the digital age, businesses must adapt constantly to advancements in technology by drawing upon highly skilled, flexible workers. The problem in finding agile employees across all generations is that our education system is still designed for the industrial – versus... Read More →

Thursday December 5, 2019 9:00am - 10:15am EST
Salon E/F (Ballroom)