Philipp Schmidt

Philipp Schmidt is co-founder of Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) – the grassroots community for social learning online, and based at the MIT Media Lab where he works with Joi Ito and Mitch Resnick to make the web a platform for learning. He is an open education activist, innovator, and entrepreneur. Philipp co-authored the Cape Town Open Education Declaration, served as a founding board member for the OpenCourseWare Consortium and has been awarded Shuttleworth and Ashoka fellowships.