About us

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Our Vision

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Our vision is to democratize the teaching of thinking skills for reaching as many people as possible, so they could enjoy the benefits of using their brains at full potential.

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Creativity is enabled by using the brain in the way it was designed to be used. Our vision is to teach people the core brain principles of creativity and innovation.

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Finally, our vision includes teaching people how to acquire any knowledge or skill for a lifetime by learning how to learn .

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Our Executive Team

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Our Faculty

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[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Dominic O’Brien” position=”Professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/DominicOBrien-Photo-V2.jpg” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Dominic is one of the most renowned authorities in Memory around the world. He is the eight time World Memory Champion and has published numerous books on the subject.
[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Manahel Thabet” position=”Professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Photo-Manahel-Thabet-V2.jpg” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Dr. Manahel Thabet is ranked among the 30 smartest people alive (2011) by SuperScholar and is the recipient of Brain of the Year Award (2015-2016).
[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Tony Buzan” position=”Dean Faculty and professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Tony-Buzan-Photo-2.jpeg” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Professor Tony Buzan is the inventor of Mind Mapping, which is used by more than 250 million people around the world. He is a world-renowned expert in the brain and has sold more than 6 million books in brain-related topics.
[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Jorge Castaneda” position=”CEO and professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/JOC-photo-V3-back.png” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Dr. Castaneda is the inventor of the FISHER methodology for applied creativity and Root Cause Systemic mapping for problem solving. He has conducted seminal research in memory and multiple intelligences.
[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Elaine Colliar” position=”Professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Elaine-Colliar-photo-MOD.png” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.4.1″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Elaine is five times World Mind Mapping Champion, and author of books on Mind Mapping, memory and study skills. She is one of the five Master Trainers in these topics as well as a professional speaker and advisor.
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[/et_pb_team_member][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_team_member name=”Chris Day” position=”Professor” image_url=”https://worldbrainacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Chris-Day-Photo-V1.jpg” admin_label=”Person” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” background_layout=”dark”]Chris Day is the General Secretary of the World Memory Sports Council and has been part of the sport for over twenty years.
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