YIDAN PRIZE SUMMIT 2018
10 DECEMBER¦HONG KONG

YIDAN PRIZE SUMMIT 2018

10 december 2018 hongkong
YIDAN PRIZE SUMMIT 2018
10 DECEMBER 2018 HONG KONG
HONG KONG CONVENTION AND EXHIBITION CENTRE
GRAND HYATT HONG KONG
Mr Alvin GRAYLIN
China President, HTC

As China President at HTC, Mr Alvin GRAYLIN leads all aspects of the  Vive/VR and the Smartphone businesses in the region. He is also currently Vice-Chairman of the  Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance ) with 300+ company members, President of the US$18 billion   Virtual Reality Venture Capital Alliance and oversees the   Vive X VR Accelerators in Beijing, Shenzhen and Tel Aviv.

Mr GRAYLIN has over two dozen years of business management experience in the tech industry, including 18 years in Greater China. Prior to HTC, he was a serial entrepreneur, having founded four venture-backed startups in the mobile and internet spaces, covering mobile social, AD tech, search, big data and digital media. Additionally, he has held US$100+ million P&L roles at a number of public companies.

Mr GRAYLIN was born in China and educated in the US. He received his MS in computer science from MIT, MBA from MIT' s Sloan School of Management and BS in electrical engineering from the University of Washington, where he had specialized in VR and AI over two decades ago. Mr GRAYLIN is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

OUR SPEAKERS
Professor Anant AGARWAL
Yidan Prize for Education Development Laureate 2018; Founder and CEO, edX
Dr Patrick AWUAH
Founder, Aseshi University
Dr Charles CHEN Yidan
Founder, the Yidan Prize
Ms Vicky COLBERT
Yidan Prize for Education Development Laureate 2017; Founder, Fundacion Escuela Nueva
Ms Yaneth GIHA
Minister of Education, Colombia
Professor Larry HEDGES
Yidan Prize for Education Research Laureate 2018; Chair of the Department of Statistics, Northwestern University
Mr Clive LEE
Chief Executive Officer, the Yidan Prize
Mr Peter LEWIS
Presenter of "Money Talk", RTHK Radio 3
Dr Dennis LITTKY
Co-founder and Co-director, Big Picture Company, The Met School and College Unbound
Professor Sugata MITRA
Professor, Educational Technology; Pioneer, "Hole in the Wall" experiment
Dr NG Pak Tee
Author, Learning from Singapore: The Power of Paradoxes; Member, the Global Education Innovation (GEI) Lab
Dr Cathy SEELEY
Educator, popular speaker and author; Expert on "Constructive Struggling"
Mr Gareth STOCKDALE
CEO, Micro:bit Educational Foundation
Mr Ruben VARDANYAN
Impact investor and social entrepreneur
Mr Terry VIRTS
NASA Astronaut and Author of View From Above
Mr David WESTON
Chief Executive, Teacher Development Trust; Expert on "Lesson Study"