“Our economy would not be the way it is if it were not for the great American research university.” – Chancellor Khosla
Chancellor Khosla is participating in the Bloomberg Next Big Thing Summit, a two-day conference which brings together influential entrepreneurs and leaders in education, technology and science to look at how innovation is changing our future and the human experience. The Chancellor was one of four panel members who discussed innovation in education and the classroom of the future. He talked about the importance of educating students to think critically, so they can then acquire knowledge and solve problems holistically. He also underscored the significant role research universities have played in shaping and fueling the U.S. economy by preparing our next generation leaders, propelling innovation, and building industries and companies.