Keynote speaker Dirk de Boe

Dirk De Boe is an independent expert in creativity, innovation and transformation. For the last ten years he has been stimulating the innovation and transformation of the education system in Belgium (Flanders).

He is co-author of the book Edushock and wrote recently the book EduNext. This book shows how you can transform a school from inside out by putting the students in the center of their education process. Dirk is one of the driving forces of the yearly EduNext Learning Festival in Flanders where innovative teachers and directors show how they are transforming their school.

Dirk is also a teacher. He has been lecturing entrepreneurship in the highschool of Ghent and is now lector school development in highschool Odisee in Brussels.

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