Dr. Bo Stjerne Thomsen is the Vice-President and Chair of Learning through Play at the LEGO Foundation. Previously he was the Director of the LEGO Learning Institute, later Head of the Centre for Creativity, Play and Learning, and lastly as the Global Head of Research. He has published widely on Creativity, Play and Learning, and recently on the role of play for children’s learning in schools. He has a master’s degree in design, architecture and engineering, and a PhD on performative learning environments.
Dr David Gregory is an HM Inspector of Education and Senior Regional Advisor working with Education Scotland. He leads the Northern Regional Improvement Team collaborating with 8 local authorities in Scotland which cover a sixth of the land mass of the UK. He advises on leadership, pedagogy and evaluation across sectors of education. He has been National Specialist for History and Lead Inspector for Inspection and Reporting.