Mandy Ross (Moderator)
Founder, Yearn to Learn
Mandy is the founder of Melbourne’s latest offering in social, accessible, learning - Yearn-to-Learn., an organisation focused on engaging your mind and giving you an opportunity to get your hands dirty. Yearn to Learn want you to learn something new in less than 2 hours, for the cost of a movie ticket. They want you to tinker, play, create and connect.
At 31 Mandy herself is a living example of continuous learning, and finding the unusual in the usual. Her varied pathway has led her though a career in Cybercrime, Publishing and Media, with the silk thread being education. Mandy is definitely able to tell a tale or two, and will be sharing her insight into disrupting the boring, creating interesting learning opportunities, and serving it up with zing.
Disrupting Traditional Education
In this panel discussion, you will learn about different types of disruptive education platforms, how they respond to change & give students & professionals skill sets to succeed.