Professor of Educational Technology at the School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences at Newcastle University, UK. PhD in Physics with a large record of inventions in the area of cognitive science and education technology. Chief Scientist, Emeritus, at NIIT. Based on his research on learning and memory he became world renown for his "Hole in the Wall" experiment. Winner of the TED Prize 2013 among other awards. Currently he research on how “The School in the Cloud” brings together Self Organised Learning Environments (SOLEs).