Barbara Oakley
Oakland University
Speaker at GOTO Copenhagen 2024

Barbara Oakley is a Distinguished Professor of Engineering at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.

Her work focuses on the complex relationship between neuroscience and social behavior.

She created and teaches Coursera’s “Learning How to Learn,” one of the world’s most popular massive open online course with over three million registered students, along with other popular “Top Online Courses of All Time.”

Barb is a New York Times best-selling author who has published in outlets as varied as the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times —her book A Mind for Numbers has sold over a million copies worldwide.

She is the winner of the McGraw Prize—the colloquial “Nobel Prize for Education” and is a Fellow of both the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

Talks at GOTO Copenhagen 2024

Masterclasses at GOTO Copenhagen 2024