General

First Name

Larry

Last Name

Johnson

Job Title

Chief Executive Officer

Organization

NMC

Country

United States

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Contact Info

Website

http://www.nmc.org

AIM

johnson@nmc.org

Blog

http://www.nmc.org/blog/ljohnson

Skype

drljohnson

Extended Profile

Biography

Dr. Larry Johnson. is the Chief Executive Officer of the New Media Consortium (NMC) and founder of the Horizon Project, which produces the acclaimed series of Horizon Reports that are now used by more than a five million educators each year in nearly 200 countries. The NMC is an international not-for-profit consortium dedicated to the exploration and use of new media and new technologies. Its hundreds of member institutions constitute an elite list of the most highly regarded universities, museums, research centers, and companies in the world. Larry is an acknowledged expert on emerging technology and its impacts on society and education, and the topics of creativity, innovation, and how to think about the future. With more than 25 years of experience in the higher education arena, he has served in academic roles from professor to dean, CIO, provost, and president before joining the NMC in 2001.