We’re thrilled to participate in the ASU+GSV summit in sunny San Diego this year, joining innovators and educators to discuss important issues in education and discover how new technologies and models are advancing student learning around the globe.
Leaders from Cengage will participate in sessions across the summit exploring access, innovation, quality learning and affordability.
Please join us at the following sessions:
Is The “Netflix of HigherEd” Finally Here?
The last 12 months has seen enormous change in higher education publishing with significant potential upside for students. Michael Hansen, CEO at Cengage, will join leaders from across the higher education publishing landscape to debate the near-term realization of the “Netflix for HigherEd.”
Monday, April 16 | 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Main Stage
Uber-Whelmed in the Freelance Economy
By 2020 freelancers are expected to be 50% of the workforce. This has dramatic implications for talent management. Alongside a panel of experts, Jill O’Connell, Head of Talent at Cengage, will discuss how technology is revolutionizing the way we scale and support a freelance workforce today.
Monday, April 16 | 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Harbor F, 2nd Floor
TrumpED: How is Policy Shaping Higher Ed Innovation?
The current administration represents a gravitational shift in policy. George Miller, Senior Education Advisor at Cengage, will meet with group of his peers to delve into big questions like: how is the learning and talent landscape changing? What are the opportunities for accelerated innovation in higher education and beyond?
Monday, April 16 | 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Harbor D, 2nd Floor
Learning to Arbitrage the Skills Gap
Working learners are willing to pay for specific marketable skills, but how do they decide which skills to pursue? How can they tell if the money they spend for training brings in a good return on investment in terms of salary and career advancement? How can higher education, online providers and edtech companies identify program opportunities with the greatest potential for arbitrage? Among a panel of innovators, Jonathan Lau, VP & GM of Skills at Cengage, will examine these questions and more.
Monday, April 16 | 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Harbor D, 2nd Floor