Dr. Andrew Huberman is a tenured Professor of Neurobiology and Ophthalmology at Stanford University. His laboratory studies neural regeneration, neuroplasticity, and brain states such as stress, focus, fear, and optimal performance. As host of the Huberman Lab Podcast, he discusses how our brain and its connections with the organs of our body controls our perceptions, our behaviors, and our health. The podcast also discusses tools for measuring and changing how our nervous system works.
Hoby is a founding member and partner of Liminal Collective. He comes from a family of educators, and has served on the Board and in Advisory capacity for public and private schools. His experience sits at the intersection of innovation, technology and athlete performance, in sport and in business. He has applied his unique skills as a senior leader for brands such as Nike, Converse, Skullcandy, Astro Gaming and Volcom.
Ben Ede is an accomplished performer and philanthropic educator with a Masters in Teaching from the Longy School of Music. He teaches music at Sequoyah High School in Pasadena, CA—a school dedicated to social justice and experiential learning—and lectures for Bard College's Masters of Arts in Music Education program. He believes in the correlation between technology and equity, and has developed music technology curriculum and remote musical social innovation projects for students.
Madeleine is the Global Education Innovation Lead at Logitech. With an intersectional background in education, innovation, and athletics, she is heading initiatives around how to transfer skills developed during youth sports to academics and beyond. She has a Masters in Education from Harvard University.
previous rethink events
EVENT 1: Rethink Education
Our first event took a look at the unique stresses and challenges facing teachers during a year of forced distance learning during the COVID pandemic. Featuring organizational psychologist Dr. Adam Grant, National Teacher of the Year finalist John Arthur, and Liminal Collective’s Andy Walshe. Originally broadcast June 2021.
Liminal Collective are a community of thought leaders, educators, professors, scientists and adventurers working at the edge of human capability. They specialize in enhancing performance across many fields and disciplines. Their team of international contributors share a passion for enabling humanity’s greatest endeavors and have led some of the world's most elite performance programs at MIT, Nike, Red Bull, Navy Special Warfare, the MacArthur Foundation, and beyond.
In the course of this diverse scope, the Liminal Collective team has grounded its work and experience in education and the pursuit of academic excellence, studying, collaborating and pushing boundaries with the likes of Stanford University and the Stanford School of Business, Royal College of Art, the Kellogg School of Management, the University of North Carolina, York University and the Harvard Divinity School. The team’s mission is to pursue a better humanity through inspiring and educating people all over the world.