About the iCON-Edu Speaker Series
Conversations in Education, Creativity + Technology
This series brings national leaders in Education Technology to Pittsburgh for talks that will inspire and raise awareness about the evolving intersections of creativity, education and technology. iCON-Edu provides opportunities for educators, businesses and the community to connect with and learn from leading-edge game-changers.
Presented in Partnership by the Pittsburgh Technology Council’s Creative Technology Network and the Allegheny Intermediate Unit’s Center for Creativity. With support from the Benedum Foundation, the Grable Foundation and the SPARK Kids & Creativity Network.
iCON-Edu Recent Events:
Next Generation of Education + Business
Wednesday, October 3
with The Institute for the Future’s Gabriel Harp
The Institute for the Future’s Gabriel Harp joins us from San Francisco
to talk about how combinitorial innovation relates to the future
of work and education, and is setting off waves of new
economic exchange and creativity.
New Visions for Play + Education with Brian Waniewski
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
@ The Three Rivers Education Technology (TRETC)
Brian Waniewski, Managing Director of New York City’s
Institute of Play, kick-offs TRETC 2012 with an inspiring talk on
the new vision and possibilities within our country’s
existing educational and economic infrastructure.