|MOST EXCITING IDEA UNITING 100 UNIVERSITIES STUDENT UNIONS TO SUSTAIN HUMANS MACHINES & MOTHER NATURE Fortunately the worlds great educator sir fazle abed was already making 100 open universities of sustainable his 5th and final decade long mega-project in an extraordinary attempt to marry the women economics maps of ending povert with expanding middle clases with leapfrog tech partnerships that most empower worldwide youth to advance humanity.In 1984 co-authors of The 2025 Report included The Economist's Deputy Editor Norman Macrae. Our purpose to explore the Keynesian logic of why millennials with a trillion times moore tech than the moonshot generation - and urgently needing to be the first sustainability generation - would need a transformation in which education not economics is valued by all as the communal system which advances humanity.In the intervening 37 years, our friends have seen this view become exponentially more urgent - with covid just the most recent signal that humans have not yet applied remarkable technology leaps by von neumann and others in a way that values all lives matter. We do not see the UN's 2020s sdgs decade as just another media game but humanity's last call. Who's purposes with education give us hope in the 2020s of living up to neumanns (to 1957) and kennedy's (to 1963) valuation of youth. Examples:sir fazle abed to 2019 --- continuing fei-fei li in association with economistdiary.com we aim to profile the events to link in your millennials be that by zoom or for real:eg yidan dec 2021|
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Friday, December 11, 2020
In this year’s edition of the Yidan Prize Summit, held virtually in Hong Kong, 16 academics have been named to the Council of Luminaries. They are Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, Founder, BRAC (posthumous); Anant Agarwal, CEO and Founder, edX and Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Kamal Ahmad, Founder, Asian University for Women; Vicky Colbert, Founder and Executive Director, Fundación Escuela Nueva; Carol Dweck, Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology, Stanford University; Usha Goswami, Director, Center for Neuroscience in Education, University of Cambridge; Eric Hanushek, Paul and Jean Hanna Senior Fellow and Professor, Stanford University and Hoover Institution; Larry Hedges, Chairman, Department of Statistics, Northwestern University. Thomas Kane, Walter H. Gale Professor of Education and Economics, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University; Salman Khan, Founder and CEO, Khan Academy; Wendy Kopp, CEO and Co-founder of Teach For All; Patricia Kuhl, Professor, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Co-Director, University of Washington Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences; Lucy Lake, CEO, CAMFED; Angeline Murimirwa, Executive Director-Africa, CAMFED; Carl Wieman, DRC Professor in the School of Engineering and Professor of Physics and of Education, Stanford University; Zhu Yong-xin, Founder, New Education Experiment.