Ulrik Christensen

Ulrik Christensen

Chairman and CEO

Area9 Lyceum

Dr. Christensen has pioneered adaptive learning, data-driven content development, simulation and debriefing technologies. He is responsible for the strategy of Area9 Group’s businesses, that span from purpose-built platforms for optimization of business processes for large corporations to advanced learning systems.  He founded his first company, Sophus Medical, in 1997 while still in medical school. Sophus Medical was acquired by Laerdal Medical in 2002. Dr. Christensen co-founded Area9 Group in 2006, which has been at the forefront of adaptive and personalized learning with more than 1500 adaptive learning products based on the Area9 technologies and millions of students using the systems every semester. Area9 Education was sold to McGraw-Hill Education in 2014.  Dr. Christensen was part of the McGraw-Hill Higher Education leadership team from 2011 to 2014 and the MHE Executive Leadership Team from February 2014 to 2016.  His primary focus is Area9 Lyceum which in January 2018 assembled all the group’s educational investments and technologies, and set out to create the 4th generation adaptive learning platform and the first generation supporting four-dimensional education.  Dr. Christensen is on the boards of the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and LEAP Innovations. He is also on the advisory board for Mastery Transcript Consortium, Transcend Education, CharacterLab, Center for Curriculum Redesign and Moonshots.org.

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

11:00 am
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11:40 am

The “New” Competitive Edge: Skilling / Learning @ Work

Panel
Coronado D, Level 4

Monday, April 4, 2022

3:50 pm
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4:30 pm

The “New” Competitive Edge: Skilling / Learning @ Work

Panel
Seaport Ballroom F, Level 2

Cutting Edge Workforce Learning Technology

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Monday, April 4, 2022

3:00 pm
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3:40 pm

Leading Edge Tech: AI, NLP, ML, AR/VR

Panel
Harbor G, Level 2

Edge and Order: Regulating the World of AI in Education

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