Playful Fun Finnish Way
It was again the time to get together with my friends around my birthday. The annual event is to head to nearby childrens playground and have a Pasi's Neppis Grand Prix. It all started when we were kids at the age of 5. Pushing small plastic Formula Cars around self made race track at a big sand box with friends. Now we have different professional backgrounds (doctors, scientists, entrepreneurs, teachers, CEO's, etc. ) but in our hearts we are still the same playful kids in o
The Education University of Hong Kong
Had a very interesting meeting today at the Education University of Hong Kong, with Professor Kong, Siu Cheung, Professor of Mathematics and Information Technology, he is also the Director of Centre for Learning, Teaching and Technology. The meeting was arranged and also attended by our good friend Mr.Victor Cheng, Executive Director,Hong Kong Education City Limited. The goal of the meeting was to explore how to open up the communication, dialogue and opportunities for, EdTec
"Education with a twist", Polkuni HK on the Noreen Mir radio show every month !!
As part of the continued awareness of the Finnish style approach to education to a HK audience, we now have a monthly slot on the Noreen Mir 123 show, on HK Radio 3. Noreen's show goes out on air between 1.15 pm and 3 pm every week day, looking at lifestyle items that are new and developing in HK. This gives us a great platform to look at both education and in some cases health education that are now developing or trending in HK. The idea being each month Polkuni HK (Yours tr
EdTech Asia summit Bangkok 30/31st July
I attended the first ever EdTech Asia summit in Bangkok at the weekend, I was not sure what to expect before getting to the event. How many people would bother to fly to Bangkok in the middle of the traditional summer break and spend their whole weekend, all day Saturday and all day Sunday at an Edtech conference. As it turned out 250 people did just that, it was informative and professional summit, with some great speakers and very interesting panel discussions, covering all