Dr. Piet Kommers is an early pioneer in media education and leader of NATO Advanced Research Workshops on Cognitive Learning Tools. UNESCO professor and scientific leader with extensive experience in educational technology and social media.
” … Media proved to be instrumental to emancipation, equity and societal evolution: the smart phone, virtual reality, interactive video, hypermedia, expert systems, modelling and simulations.”
He is a Ph.D. holder in Educational and Media Design, with a Masters degree in Pedagogy and a Bachelor degree in Teacher Education. He received the prestigious academic award for innovative ‘Experimental Design’ and was offered a research position in collaborative group problem solving wherein he designed the ‘Concise Urban Planning Task’.
He has long-term experience at management level coupled with a strategic appreciation and vision, and he is methodical in evaluation and systematic implementation. He has a strong work ethic with a high level of personal integrity (leading by example); able to create trust in teams.
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