Events-The Simon Initiative - Carnegie Mellon University

Simon Initiative Events

To disseminate the latest in learning science research and to encourage the exchange of ideas, the Simon Initiative features numerous symposiums and lectures.

Past Events


Harvey Fineberg

Simon Lecturer: Keep Patients First as Tech Changes Medicine

March 4, 2016


First Simon Lunch

The First Simon Lunch

December 3, 2015


Bob Moses

An Evening with Bob Moses, Civil Rights Legend and Education Activist

October 15, 2015


Marsha Lovett

xTalk: Learning Engineering with Marsha Lovett and Norman Bier

April 27, 2015


Freeman Hrabowski III

Dr. King's Dream and the American University with Freeman A. Hrabowski, III

January 26, 2015


GLC Inaugural Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA

Inaugural Meeting of the Global Learning Council

Sept 4-5, 2014


Sal Khan

Education Reimagined with Sal Khan

April 3, 2014


Carl Wieman

Taking a Scientific Approach to Science Education with Carl Wieman

January 31, 2014


World Economic Forum Logo

Simon at the World Economic Forum

January 22—25, 2014