Ilana Ben-Ari is a toy designer turned social entrepreneur. She is the founder of Twenty One Toys and the inventor of the Failure Toy and Empathy Toy – the award-winning facilitation tools used in 1000s of boardrooms and classrooms in over 50 countries. Featured in Inc. magazine as one of the top 100 female entrepreneurs of 2020, her inventions have been praised in TIME magazine as a technology that is reshaping the future of learning.
Having already delivered in-person workshops and training across 4 continents, Ilana and the Twenty One Toys team are now focusing on bringing greater empathy, resilience, and collaboration to the online world. Ilana is excited to share how maintaining a human connection in the era of remote learning is possible – and why it’s essential.