Sandra Linke, Ph.D., is a specialist in gifted education. She has a B.A. and M.A. in Gifted Education, and a Ph.D. in Creativity. She has developed a dynamic model to represent the conception of creativity. She has published a book and a number of articles. She has conducted a number of workshops in different countries, including: Germany, France, Austria, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Turkey, and Jordan. She is an active member of an impressive list of academic institutions including: the British Educational Research Association (BERA), the European Council for High Ability (ECHA), and the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC). In 2006 she was elected as a member of the editorial board of the Gifted and Talented International. In addition, she has established, in cooperation with Taisir Yamin and Todd Lubart, the International Centre for Innovation in Education (ICIE). In addition, she is the Director of the ICIE.