KINSES2016 keynote speakers bring to life and energize the debate on "global trends and local realities" through their global research-driven perspectives and examples from their experience in overcoming education and training related challenges at scale. This is a rare opportunity for delegates and participants to interact with the keynote speakers and share thoughts and solutions in a highly interactive forum.
Dr. Jorg Drager
Member of the Executive Board, Bertelsmann Stiftung
Born in 1968, Jorg Drager studied physics and business administration at the University of Hamburg before transferring to Cornell University in New York State, where he received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in theoretical physics. During his time in Cornell (1991-1996), he served as an academic assistant while completing his studies and doctoral thesis.
He began his professional career 1996 at the management consulting firm Roland Berger in Frankfurt/Main. In 1998, he returned to Hamburg to become executive director of the newly founded Northern Institute of Technology, a private institute of higher education that focuses on international MBA programs.