George Siemens

Professor and Executive Director of the Learning Innovation and Networked Knowledge Research Lab

George is Professor and Executive Director of the Learning Innovation and Networked Knowledge Research Lab at University of Texas, Arlington. He has a number of cross appointments at partner institutions, including the University of South Australia where he also serves as Professor and Director of the Centre fort Change and Complexity in Learning. George has delivered keynote addresses in more than 35 countries on the influence of online learning and technology on education, organisations, and society. His work has been profiled in media outlets around the world (including NY Times) and he is the recipient of numerous awards, including honorary doctorates from Universidad de San Martín de Porres and Fraser Valley University for his pioneering work in learning, technology, and networks.