Aaron Friedland

Founder & CEO at Simbi

Aaron Friedland

Founder & CEO at Simbi

Biography

Aaron Friedland is a National Geographic Explorer, Founder of Simbi and Simbi Foundation, Development Practitioner, and PhD Candidate. His research in the field of Econometrics is focused on the intersection of economics and education, and his research based interventions have supported over 40,000 learners in Uganda and India to access education and improve their literacy rates, literacy being the number one predictor of academic success. Friedland is currently collaborating with the UNHCR to bring these literacy interventions to the Bidibidi and Nakivale Refugee settlements in Uganda which combined are home to more than 450,000 people.

All sessions by Aaron Friedland

‘Tech for Good: Future of Learning’ Welcome

05 Apr 2020
9:30 - 9:40
Nelson Mandela Theatre, Saïd Business School

‘Tech for Good: Future of Learning’ Closing

05 Apr 2020
17:10 - 17:20
Nelson Mandela Theatre, Saïd Business School