Shapers Profile:

Founding Curator & Community Member: 

Oleksandr Elkin

Co Founder / Inspirer
Educational producers and technological gourmets PaEl / EdCamp Ukraine
About me:

He is a PhD in Technical Sciences, specialist in computer science and non-profit institutions marketing, has 10+ years' experience in management and education. Author of more than 40 academic papers, popular science articles and patents.

Facilitates a number of social projects, aimed at implementation of technologies in the educational system of Ukraine and other countries. Among them - school management system «School Champion»,, Khan Academy in Ukrainian and Russian languages ​​(, and others. He is also a trainer and a speaker at local and international events. And the inspirer for the EdCamp movement in Ukraine (

Oleksandr is the founding curator for the Kharkiv hub of Global Shapers Community (, the international initiative of the World Economic Forum. Was one of the Ukrainian delegates to the Forum-2014 in Davos.

Promotes modern etiquette in the digital age and has published the book series in the creative union of technology gourmets "P@El" ( Member of the Advisory Board at the BrainBasket Foundation (

Actively takes part in the Jewish community life, is the member of the Board of Trustees at the Jewish Community Center "Beith Dan" in Kharkiv and the initiator of the internet project "Jews on the map of Ukraine: discover, travel, together» (

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