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Darya Yegorina is a serial entrepreneur, CEO of CleverBooks and other ventures in multiple industries. Apart from being an entrepreneur, she has a massive professional experience from start-ups to multinational corporations. Darya's current focus is on emerging technologies for education where she has the mission to deliver the most innovative Augmented Reality technology to schools around the world and to create equal access to technology for kids globally. She is a professional speaker on a global scale representing women in tech and inspiring new entrepreneurs.
Darya is Dublin Ambassador for Women of Wearables (https://www.womenofwearables.com/new-blog/wow-woman-in-ar-and-wow-ambassador-in-dublin-darya-yegorina-serial-entrepreneur-and-ceo-of-cleverbooks)
Darya is an Ambassador at HundEd (https://hundred.org/en/articles/hundred-ambassador-in-focus-darya-yegorina)
Darya’s Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/in/dariyayegorina/
Some podcasts, interviews and press mentions: https://www.cleverbooks.eu/press
Some of the events where Darya Yegorina is involved in 2018:
10th edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival (UAE) 2018 19-22 April
Innovative Schools Summit (Atlanta, USA) 2018 22-24 June
Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (UAE) 2018 29-30 April
EdTechX (London) 2018 19 June
EdTechX (Singapore) 2018 31 October
Global Female Leaders Summit (Berlin) 2018 3-5 June
Beyond IoT (Ireland) 2018 21 January
EdTech International Schools Summit (Amsterdam, Netherlands) 2018 9 February
Ada Lovelace Festival (Germany) 2018 11-12 October
Dublin Tech Summit (Ireland) 2018 18 April
KNect 365 (London) 2018 13 June
AR/VR Summit (Dublin, Ireland) 2018 10 May
AGW San Diego (USA) 2018 16-18 April
Women of Silicon Roundabout (London) 2018 27 June
DoJo Conference (http://dojocon.coderdojo.com/, Kilkenny Ireland) 2018 20 October
Topic for 2018
TED-talk type topic: non-commercial presentation about benefits of using Augmented Reality at school “Empowering Learning through Augmented Reality" Innovative technologies like Augmented Reality changes the way we learn in future. Questions like why technologies are entering our lives as consumers so rapidly or why the transforming business sector and the education sector in the digital transformation era still remain in analog age? TED-talk type of presentation about technology in education and its influence on the future of the kids with the focus on AR. There is an information on the importance of the use of emerging technologies for education as one the main steps to move education from analog age and catch up with industry revolution 4.0. This presentation gives a general overview on how AR can be beneficial for both educators as a tool and kids as an educational aid that involves all the senses: audio, visual and kinetic.
Takeaways: thought provoking topic in order to understand the importance on new technologies for developing essential skills in their learning process
Presentation sample: https://www.slideshare.net/DaryaYegorina/empowering-education-with-augmented-reality
***Darya is also working with A-Speakers Bureau and London Speakers Bureau speaker agencies.