Rohan is an Innovator, Author, Entrepreneur, Artist, Astronomer, Burner, Freethinker, and Doer. He is the director of the Dubai Science Festival. He is the co-founder of Café Scientifique Dubai and co-founder at Intelligent Optimism. As the Innovation Leader at GEMS Education, he is responsible for promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship across 40+ institutions of learning in the UAE. He is a Microsoft certified Master Trainer, a Google Certified Educator, and has won numerous national and international awards in the field of Education, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship and is the 2017 Finalist for the $1 million Global Teacher Prize - out of 20,000 applicants from 179 countries.
Rohan has been described in the media and by those who know him as a Renaissance Man, a Polymath, and a Multi-potentialite. He takes an inter-disciplinary approach to problem solving and is passionate about promoting Scientific Literacy, Moonshot Thinking, Cosmic Citizenship, Radical Openness, Intelligent Optimism, STEAM, Neuro-Education, Innovation in pedagogy, the Technological Singularity, and Freethinking. Above all, he's keen to make a positive impact on the world around him and help young people find their Flow and solve the big challenges facing our planet and our species right now. More info: www.rohanroberts.com