Mark Lester is taking part in the panel discussion at the Education Innovation Conference, London on Monday 10th September.
The panellists will discuss why universities work with commercial partners: partnerships and collaborations in HE, examples of innovative and effective partnerships, what contributes to a great partnership, etc.
Education Innovation Conference, organised by King’s Online and PluS Alliance, is hosting academics and senior leaders from the UK, USA and Australia. The sessions cover the range of subjects from Efficacy of Online Learning to Learning Design for Refugees and Disadvantaged Communities.
Mark Lester is a co-founder and Managing Director, Universities and Educational Partnerships at FutureLearn, one of the world’s foremost massive open online course (MOOC) platforms. Prior to joining FutureLearn, Mark headed the strategy unit at the Open University in the UK where he shaped their international growth strategy.