David Vogt is a scientist, innovator and innovation leader.

David began his career as a professional astronomer and observatory director, then science museum director, dot.com CEO, media lab research leader, and university-based innovation champion. He currently focuses his energy on a portfolio of innovation projects and start-up ventures.

Dr. Vogt is the Director of Innovation Strategy for the UBC MAGIC Lab. He has maintained a career-long interest in harnessing the learning potentials within emerging technologies. His unusual trajectory as an academic, innovator and businessman provides a unique perspective on the future of learning.

He is author and instructor of ETEC 522 Ventures in Learning Technology.