Date: Sep 20, 2018Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Sep202018

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Education: A Case Study with HBS Professor John J-H Kim

Thu, 6:00 PM TO 8:30 PM Knobbe Martens Law Firm
Alumni OnlySocial Enterprise Prog.

Description

Join us at the Community Partners fall kickoff, featuring a discussion on EdTech and a case study on code.org led by HBS Professor John J-H Kim.

It’s back to school for this alumni-only event presented by HBSCNY’s Community Partners!

There is tremendous excitement about the potential of technology to transform the way students learn and thrive. Early efforts have largely been focused on making the teaching process more efficient and convenient, but to truly fulfill the promise of EdTech, entrepreneurs must embrace more radical change.

Professor Kim will discuss three critical transformations that need to take place — first, integrating voluminous data from a broad variety of platforms such as social media, the cloud, school, and mobile platforms to truly personalize learning; second, unbundling the myriad roles of the teacher and leveraging technology in new ways to deliver a truly adaptive learning experience; and third, establishing new dimensions of performance needed for the 21st century.

Then it’s back to the HBS classroom as Professor Kim leads a case study discussion on code.org. How can code.org‘s management achieve its mission to reach more than 13,000 K-12 U.S. school districts with an introduction to computer programming?

Following the program, join Professor Kim and fellow alumni for a networking reception and learn about Community Partners, an HBSCNY program that provides nonprofit organizations with pro bono consulting advice from alumni volunteers. You’ll hear about Community Partners’ Skills Gap Initiative, New Venture Competition, other projects, and how you can become involved.

The code.org case will be emailed in advance to registrants.

Please note that no refunds will be issued.

NO WALK INS PERMITTED – You will be turned away by Security

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Speaker

John Jong-Hyun Kim

Senior Lecturer of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

John J-H Kim is a Senior Lecturer in the General Management unit of the Harvard Business School. Mr. Kim created and teaches the second-year course Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovations in Education, which explores ways in which entrepreneurs are pursuing the use of technology to transform education and achieve higher performance. He also co-teaches the Social Innovation Lab, a project-based course providing student teams an opportunity to build a social enterprise with the discipline of business tools and entrepreneurial techniques. Previously, he taught Entrepreneurship and Education Reform.

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Date Time

Date: Sep 20, 2018Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location

Knobbe Martens Law Firm1133 6th Ave
36th Floor, New York
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Price

  • Free / Patron Members
  • 20 / Member/Member Guest (limit one)
  • 50 / Non-Member

Attendees

Kendall Bailey, Asha Banker, Beverly Benz-Treuille, Richard Berger, Deena Bronz, Kathy Choi, Bharat Chopra, Betsy Cohen, Margaret Connor, Leo Corbett, Lisa Dare, J. Davis, pete Enestrom, Elizabeth Fairfax Brown, Mary Flannery, Chuck Forgang, Lisa Forgang, Christoph Geueke, Diana Glassman, Gretchen Grant, Michael Hoherchak, Lillian Holtzclaw Stern, Martin Hunt, Kenneth Irvine, Arthur Katz, Leonard Katz, Andrew Kernan, John J-H Kim, Natalie Kim, Jason Klein, Jill Lauren, Grace Lee, Taylor Li, Deirdre Malacrea, Cornelius Marx, Cornelius Marx, Emily Moskowitz, Natasha Pearl Stowe, Margit Pearson, Andrew Peisch, Will Peisch, Andrew Piccolo, Ronald Randall, Jonathan Rouner, Cecile Seth, Jacob Shotmeyer, Tina Snowden, Milena Strasser, Richard Strasser, Lance Stuart, James Sykes, Lita Tandon, Brooks Tanner, Kenneth Tatum, James Tieng, Margaret Van Vliet, Eve Wachtell, Rohan Wadhwa, Leighton Welch, Rick Wien, Joseph Williams, Jessica Ziegler, Ava Zydor

Organizer

HBSCNY Community Partners, Lisa Goldman Forgang, MBA 1994, Barry Puritz, MBA 1965, and Cathy Stephenson MBA 1990

Sponsors

Knobbe Martens Law Firm

1133 6th Ave, 36th Floor, New York, NY, 10036