Slideshow: Call for proposals Loading ... Pre-Conference Workshops published Book your place now! Loading ... This year’s OEB Plenary Debate motion reads This House believes artificial intelligence (AI) could, should and will replace teachers Loading ... What to expect at OEB 2016 Keynote speakers will include Roger Schank AI and cognitive science visionary, founder of Socratic Arts and XTOL Andreas Schleicher Statistician, researcher and Director of the OECD Education and Skills Directorate Marcia Conner Organisational cultures expert, consultant, advisor, strategist and author Mark Surman Proponent of universal web literacy and Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation Diana Laurillard Professor of Learning with Digital Technologies at the UCL Knowledge Lab Andrew Keen Executive Director of the Silicon Valley innovation salonFutureCast Nadia Magnenat Thalmann Director of the Institute for Media Innovation (IMI) at Nanyang Technological University Donald Clark Professor, Blogger, Speaker Keynotes and Highlighted Speakers will include... Marcia Conner, Diana Laurillard, Roger Schank, Andreas Schleicher, Mark Surman, Clive Shepherd, Nadia Magnenat Thalmann, Jef Staes, Donald Clark, Stephen Downes and Monika Weber-Fahr. Learn more here. Loading ... "The best thing about OEB is the people you meet here: some of the rockstars of education technology!" Miles Berry, University of Roehampton, UK style-no-padding style-title--hidden Homepage Intro Text Theme 2016: Owning Learning Tomorrow’s learning is about ownership. We will own our learning. We will control what, where, when and how we learn. We will access, link, combine, interpret and interact with knowledge. We will be empowered as never before. We will make learning work for us. OEB 2016 is all about the new world of the empowered learner - a world in which learning is owned by learners. Boxes on Home FIND OUT ABOUT OEB OEB is the meeting place for learning and technology professionals from the corporate, education and public sectors. 2,200+ participants from 90+ countries 80+ international exhibitors 100+ dynamic sessions LEARN MORE ABOUT THE CONFERENCE THEME AND PROGRAMME REGISTER TO ATTEND BOOK A STAND Strategically position your brand as a market leader to the OEB community of learning, training and technology professionals. To find out more, contact our sales team at firstname.lastname@example.org SIGN UP TO OUR NEWSLETTER FOLLOW US OEB 2016 Conference SponsorsOEB 2016 Conference Partners Home: What Participants Say Ana Matasic, Consulio, CroatiaThis is the best conference in the education sector.Ricard Mateu Guasch, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, SpainIt's really impressive how so many people are really involved and really motivated. It's great to see how far we can go.Jo Swinson, Former Minister for Business, Innovation and Skills, UKThis has been an inspiring, interesting and creative experience. The exhibition is absolutely buzzing!Toby Walsh, University of New South Wales, AustraliaI've been impressed by the number of companies here and the startup vibe. It's interesting to think where it's going to take us. Michael Trozzo, McKinsey, GermanyIt was fantastic. I'm looking forward to attending more.Regina Obexer, Management Center Innsbruck, AustriaOEB is one of those conferences that really inspires. There are always new ideas, fantastic keynotes and the opportunity to mix with colleagues from all over the world - it's amazing.Yannis Skourojiannis, Artist, GreeceSome of the most important companies, researchers, developers are here.Sandeep Aneja, Kaizen Private Equity, IndiaWe are here because we believe to being exposed to innovations that are taking place all over the world and learning from the audience enables us to be better investors.David Price, We Do Things Differently, UKIt's been fantastic; there's a real buzz about the place. Jeff Kortenbosch, AkzoNobel, The NetherlandsMy biggest takeaways from this event are inspiration and a deeper sense of purpose. It’s been an awesome experience and one that has strengthened my beliefs and energised me for the journey ahead.Cornelia Dahlem, Future Impacts, GermanyIt's a very open atmoshpere where everybody shares with each other. You have lots of inspiring presentations as well as today's use cases in the exhibition area.Ernestine Telleman, New Heroes, The NetherlandsIt's a really great place to come for developers. Luis Guardarrama, Athabasca University, CanadaIn just three days you can learn about everything that's happening in the e-learning industry, all over the world. Great presentations, very interesting topics.Maria Post, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, The NetherlandsIt's exceeded my expectations. I've learned so much already: how to create videos, how to make flipping the classroom more realistic... As a teacher, it's perfect for me.Patrick Ryan, Z Group, USAThere's a real diverse group of people here, all in the learning space. It's a great learning experience, a great networking opportunity. Luc Steels, Vrije Universiteit Brussel Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, BelgiumI think OEB is an incredible conference; it really brings together everybody working in this domain of digital education - people doing research, building tools, teachers, small companies, big companies. It's a fabulous meeting ground.