Harvard University research to headline Kidscreen Summit 2017

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

January 4th 2017 at 10:32AM
Harvard University research to headline Kidscreen Summit 2017

Harvard University’s Dr. Richard Weissbourd will kick off the summit with a presentation exploring kids and kindness.

Kidscreen has revealed that Harvard University’s Dr. Richard Weissbourd will open the company’s summit in 2017.

Weissbourd, director of the Human Development and Psychology program at the university, will present new research exploring why and how we are undermining the development of empathy and caring in kids today.

The full conference for Kidscreen Summit 2017 has been revealed, which includes keynotes such as Emotional Scheduling: How kids are organising their own media lives, Surviving, Scaling and Making Money in the Kids Digital Space and more.

The summit will take place from February 13th to 16th at the InterContinental Miami Hotel in Miami.