Monday, April 17, 2023

4:00 pm
5:00 pm
Gaslamp A, Level 2
Fireside Chat
Higher Education
Building and Investing in EdTech

Fireside Chat with Shantanu Sinha - VP & GM of Product, Google for Education

Shantanu Sinha is the VP and GM of Google for Education. In addition to bringing Google products like Workspace to schools, Shantanu and his team build educational products such as Google Classroom, which helps over 150 million students, teachers and education leaders across classrooms around the world, and new experiences such as Practice Sets and Read Along, that demonstrate the power of artificial intelligence for teaching and learning.

Before Google, Shantanu was the founding President and Chief Operating Officer at Khan Academy, where he teamed up with college roommate Sal Khan to build an organization that helped make personalized learning globally accessible and free. Shantanu is also a founding board member of Khan Lab School, where all three of his children attend school.

In this session, HolonIQ Co-CEO, Patrick Brothers, interviews Shantanu about his experience growing Khan Academy, managing Google for Education's organization, and his vision for the future of education.