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Dr. Harry Patrinos

Harry Patrinos is Adviser, Office of the Chief Economist for Europe and Central Asia at the World Bank. He specializes in the economics of education. He managed and led education operations in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. He developed the Harmonized Learning Outcomes database, published in Nature. He has a D.Phil. from the University of Sussex.

Diana Robertson

Ms. Diana Robertson

Diana Robertson, Lecturer and School of Education Programme Manager at IIE MSA. She has obtained a Master’s Degree in Education as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. She has received IIE Teaching Excellence awards for 2020 as well as the 2021 finalist for the IIE Charles Freysen Teaching Excellence award 2021.

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Mr. Victor Tan

Staying true to his internal calling, Victor earned his Bachelor’s and Master of Counselling from SUSS (Singapore University of Social Sciences) in 2015 before completing his DISE (Diploma in Special Education) in 2017 from NIE (National Institue of Education). His professional portfolio included working as a Special-needs Educator and an Educational Psychologist before pursuing further studies full-time. He is currently a doctoral candidate in the Doctorate of Applied Social Research program at the University of Stirling where he has also taken on Researcher and Tutor roles. His area of interest includes Special Education, Developmental and Educational Psychology.