JANUSZ A. KOZIŃSKI, PhD, PEng, FCAE, FEIC, FRSC (UK)

JANUSZ A. KOZIŃSKI, PhD, PEng, FCAE, FEIC, FRSC (UK)

Entrepreneur, Researcher and Educator, Canadian Government and Industry

Professor Koziński has enjoyed a distinguished academic career in leading institutions in the USA, Europe, and Canada. He is an internationally-renowned higher education leader, researcher and entrepreneur, and one of the world’s most widely acknowledged experts in sustainable energy systems and immune building concepts applied to public safety and security.Educated in Kraków, Poland, he subsequently attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and spent much of his academic career at McGill University where he was Associate Vice-President for Research & International Relations.
He was Founding Dean of the Lassonde School of Engineering in Toronto. This $250 million initiative has created a new Renaissance Engineering™ program, hired 100 new faculty and staff, and expanded the student body by 2500.
He then served as Founding President of a new University in Hereford, which is one of the most ambitious new ventures in British higher education focused on engineering and technology.
Currently, he is leading a consortium of Canadian universities under the umbrella of the Engineering Innovative Education Initiative.

Plenary Panel P12: Disruptive Innovations in STEM Education

Sir Ken Robinson has said that, rather than an “evolution”, what we need is a “revolution” in education. In line with this statement, STEM Education stakeholders are discovering it is very difficult to do this within existing Higher Education institutions. Some have developed disruptive innovations which may lead to a whole new model for STEM […]

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