Sean Tierney
Microsoft

Sean Tierney

Director K12 Asia, Microsoft

Sean has 20+ years as an Education leader having previously worked as a teacher, school leader and in senior roles in the Queensland Department of Education. He is a sought after consultant, having worked to drive positive change with Education Leaders in over 45 countries. His published works include the highly successful book “Innovate: Collective Wisdom from Innovative Schools”, and the globally acclaimed book “Transforming Education: Empowering every student on the planet to achieve more”, which in 2018 has been translated into multiple languages around the world. He is currently Director for Teaching & Learning Strategy for Microsoft and brings global best practice ideas to schools, education departments, ministries of education and policymakers regarding educational innovation. He is also co-founder of BounceInc, a global leisure and adventure business with the mission to ‘inspire movement, creative expression and human connection’.