Elliott Levine is Director of Worldwide Education for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. In 2018, he was named to the inaugural list of the Top 100 Influencers in EdTech by EdTech Digest. Prior, he was Chief Academic Officer for STS Education and Chief Product Officer for Healthy Player ONE, software to combat bullying in esports. Formerly the first Distinguished Technologist in Education for HP, Elliott is a past school district official, adjunct professor, columnist, chief academic officer and sought-after keynote speaker in the education vertical. His opinions expressed in this piece are entirely his own.