Co-founder of The Playpower Foundation
Keynotes by Derek Lomas discuss new ideas for better integration of technology into the educational sphere to make learning more fun for underserved children in the developing world.
His company, The Playpower Foundation, focuses on altering $10 computer systems into effective learning platforms that are cost effective and have the potential to greatly improve the earning potential of those who use them.
He is currently completing his Ph.D. at the Human Computer Interaction Institute and previously achieved an M.F.A. in Visual Arts from UC San Diego as well as completing his undergraduate studies in Cognitive Studies at Yale University.
The potential for improving the earning potential for those who are struggling in low-income communities is a major theme presented in keynotes by Derek Lomas that express how change can be achieved on a minimal budget.