Shaping the
Future of Education
Through Dialogue

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Working towards a global education system that is more inclusive and better serves collective human flourishing.

DEFI’s vision is to create a more inclusive global education system by building a community that offers a space for open dialogue, research, knowledge creation, reflection and thought leadership on digital education’s role in shaping a sustainable future.  


Thank you for your interest in our 2024 annual event.

ED2124 was a huge success with our largest audience yet and a long waiting list for places.

We recorded our keynote speakers: Dr Alina von Davier, Professor Zeki Qiu, the Right Honourable Charles Clarke, Dr Fawaz Abu Sitta & Dr Imogen Casebourne, and our afternoon sessions: EdTech Developers’ showcase; AI panel discussion; and Prof Rupert Wegerif and Dr Louis Major’s book launch.

You can see the video of the sessions here.

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