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Class of 2120: Technology and the future of education

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80 Spadina Avenue

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Rising tuition costs, an ever-changing economy and cost-effective digital tools are changing education.

What will the future of learning look like? What world will a Class of 2120 step into?

Experts from tech companies, educators, industry leaders and - of course - students will engage in a debate about what education will look like in 2120.

Moderated by a current student, the discussion will have panelists grappling with difficult questions about an industry steeped in tradition and ripe for disruption.

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Andrea Ross, Senior Lead, Shopify Engineering
Dr. James Smith, Lassonde School of Engineering Assistant Lecturer and expert in experimental teaching methods
Heather Payne, Founder and CEO of HackerYou
Travis Ratnam, CEO & Co-Founder of Knowledgehook

Presented by York's Lassonde School of Engineering & Shopify
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