Baz Nijjar

Baz Nijjar

Director of Innovation First Point School, UAE

Baz is an Assistant Principal of Specialism (Industry Partnerships, Digital Learning, Innovation) and the GEMS TELLAL Digital Learning Network Leader for the UAE. Baz graduated with a BSc Computer Studies and MSc Management. Baz has always been recognised for his innovative approach to solving educational and real-world needs, he has embedded many successful whole school solutions (both technology and none technology based). Baz is also the co-founder of the ‘Drones for Education’ initiative, which enables students to access real world, current and future skills. 

Baz believes that education should always look to integrate real world and industry needs.