Participants

Amir Freimann

Amir Freimann

Co-Founder of the Israeli Education & Spirit Movement, Israel

Amy Burke

Amy Burke

Co-Founder of MindWell, wellbeing in educational communities, Czech Republic

Anne Maj Nielsen

Anne Maj Nielsen

Head of Educational Psychology in Aarhus University, Denmark

Anne-Sophie Dubanton

Anne-Sophie Dubanton

Activist in mindfulness and social-emotional learning, Portugal

Aostre Johnson

Aostre Johnson

Emeritus Professor of Education: spirituality in education, USA

Christa Turksma

Christa Turksma

Co-developer, Cultivating Awareness and Resilience in Education (CARE), USA

Grant Rix

Grant Rix

Founder & director, the Pause, Breathe, Smile Program, New Zealand

Ivan Sellers

Ivan Sellers

Activist in mindfulness and social-emotional learning in education, Portugal

Jagmohan Singh

Jagmohan Singh

Director of the Life Skills program, Taylor’s University, Malaysia

Janaronson Nagarajah

Janaronson Nagarajah

Associate Director of Student Development, Taylor’s University, Malaysia

Jannus Jaska

Jannus Jaska

Director of Estonia’s Initiative of Mindfulness in Education, Estonia

Joanne Chung

Joanne Chung

Professor of Health Studies, Education University of Hong Kong

Josipa Mihic

Josipa Mihic

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Kami Dvorakova

Kami Dvorakova

Education researcher, Prague National Institute for Mental Health, Czech Republic

Karlheinz Valtl

Karlheinz Valtl

Director of the Mindfulness in Teacher Education Project, Austria

Katinka Gøtzsche

Katinka Gøtzsche

Chairwoman, Society for the Promotion of Life Wisdom in Children, Denmark

Kevin Hawkins

Kevin Hawkins

Co-Founder of MindWell, author of 'Mindful Teachers, Mindful Schools, England

Krzysztof Zajaczkowski

Krzysztof Zajaczkowski

Head of Education at Drumduan School, Scotland

Lech Mankiewicz

Lech Mankiewicz

Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics, Polish Academy of Science, Poland

Mark Greenberg

Mark Greenberg

CASEL Board Member, Professor and co-author of the PATH curriculum, USA

Michael Motola

Michael Motola

Dean and lecturer, Oranim College of Education, Israel

Nimrod Sheinman

Nimrod Sheinman

Director of Israel's Center for Mindfulness in Education, Israel

Noa Lodeizen

Noa Lodeizen

Social entrepreneur and director of Ashoka Netherlands

Ofra Mayseless

Ofra Mayseless

Professor and former Dean, Haifa University School of Education, Israel

Patricia Jennings

Patricia Jennings

Associate Professor of Education, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia, USA

Paul Freedman

Paul Freedman

Co-founder of the Holistic Education Initiative, USA

Pavel Luksha

Pavel Luksha

Professor and global thinker, Moscow School of Management, Russia

Peggy Kern

Peggy Kern

President of the International Positive Psychology Association's Education Division, Australia

Philip Snow Gang

Philip Snow Gang

Dean of The Institute for Educational Studies, USA

Prapapat Niyom

Prapapat Niyom

Arsom Silp Institute of the Arts, Bangkok, Thailand

Robert Roeser

Robert Roeser

Professor at Penn State University, co-editor of Handbook of Mindfulness in Education, USA

Ross Hall

Ross Hall

Director of Ashoka’s education strategy and founder of The Global Change Leaders and the Weaving Academy, England

Sharon Moliken

Sharon Moliken

Co-Director of the Institute for Educational Studies (TIES)

Suwanna Chivapruk

Suwanna Chivapruk

Educator and Director of Roong Aroon School, Thailand

Thakur Powdyel

Thakur Powdyel

Bhutan’s first Minister of Education, Bhutan

Theerakun Niyom

Theerakun Niyom

Vice President in Arson Silp Institute of the Arts, Thailand.

Tobin Hart

Tobin Hart

Psychology professor, the humanistic, transpersonal and critical psychology department, University of West Georgia, USA

Tony Ackerman

Tony Ackerman

Head of the music program, New York University’s Prague Campus, Czech Republic

Virgilio Varela

Virgilio Varela

International Facilitator, Portugal

William Greene

William Greene

Professor in the School of Education, Southern Oregon University, USA

Zineb Mouhyi

Zineb Mouhyi

Policy & Partnerships Development Officer at WISE, Qatar