Keynote Speaker

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Randall Fielding, AIA
Chairman, Fielding Nair International, LLC

This year's EdcampMN keynote speaker is Randy Fielding, chairman of FieldingNair International, the world's leading school design and architecture firm, and founder of, an online forum for innovative learning environments.

Randy’s achievements have earned him more than a dozen design awards from the American Institute of Architects, The Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI), the American Association of School Administrators, and School Planning and Management Magazine. He is internationally recognized as an authority on innovative school design and received the CEFPI Planner of the Year Award in 2007—the most prestigious honor of any individual in the field of educational design. He has been selected to serve as an architect, consultant, presenter and/or keynote speaker in Australia, Azerbaijan, Canada, Cayman Islands, Chile, Finland, Great Britain, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Portugal, Qatar, Singapore, the Czech Republic, The Netherlands, Sri Lanka, Spain, Switzerland, the United States and Tanzania.
Randy is also co-author of the book, The Language of School Design.