Jon Soong is a co-founder and CEO of Makers Empire, an award winning educational technology company that began in Australia in 2013. Makers Empire helps transform education through the use of 3D printing and design tools for over 250,000 students around the world.
Jon’s passion is maker education and teaching Design Thinking as a problem solving methodology. He believes that students will only ever choose what they’ve had experience with and so wants to give every student opportunities starting in the earliest years.
Makers Empire uses 3D design and printing as the perfect platform to engage and excite students whilst teaching them transferable, life-long skills.
Jon is married with two young children.