George Lucas brought news of Edutopia.org and the George Lucas Educational Foundation to Dreamforce07, where he spoke with Robert Thurman about his background and educational experience before "Star Wars."
What is missing in the education system that has created the need for advertising and marketing on order to gain interest in building basic cornerstones for innovation? Will innovation and technology create solutions to classroom overcrowding and instructor quality?
In part two of the Dreamforce07 keynote, Robert Thurman and George Lucas open their conversation up to personal insights and philosophies around education, survival and knowledge.
As part of an ecosystem, what roles will innovation and technology take on? As populations grow and diversity increases globally, will the momentum be matched in education? Is there profitability in compassion and altruism?