Sir Fazle Hasan ABED KCMG

Founder and Chair Emeritus of BRAC

Dr. Charles CHEN Yidan

Founder, the Yidan Prize


Founder, Fundacion Escuela Nueva


Chief Executive Officer, the LEGO Foundation

Professor Usha GOSWAMI

Professor of Cognitive Developmental Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge

Professor Anna Frances GRIFFITHS

Professor of Education at the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, a Fellow of the British Academy, and a trustee of the Nuffield Foundation

Professor James HECKMAN

Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for the Economics of Human Development at the University of Chicago

Professor Larry HEDGES

Chair of the Department of Statistics, Northwestern University

Mr. Salman KHAN

Founder of Khan Academy

Dr. Julian HUPPERT

Director, Intellectual Forum, Jesus College, Cambridge

Mr. Ravi MATTU

Deputy Asia News Editor of the Financial Times

Ms. Ann MROZ

Editor and Digital Publishing Director, Tes

Ms. Donella RAPIER

President and CEO of BRAC USA


Global Director, Education, World Bank Group

Ms. Arushi WASAN

Growth and Program Lead, Dost Education

Note: Speakers are listed in alphabetical order by surname.