The rise of data-driven education is here and we can proudly say that one of our clients Adaptemy, has been nominated for an award at the Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESA). Let’s take a look at the EdTech events we can look forward to in the upcoming months and some to keep on your radar for next year.
- InnovateEdTech Conference 2017, November 2017
This one-day event combines a mix of innovative and impactful talks and workshops, with multiple interactive opportunities mixed in. This makes it an ideal platform for connecting with people from all over the education space.
Each year focuses on a theme, and this year it’s The Rise of Learner Experience.This event will focus on the impact of a learner centric approach and how this approached can be adapted by EdTech sector members. This event aims to provide an open platform through which participants can share ideas on how to put the learner at the centre of the decisions.
- Education Forum, November 2017
This is a two-day event organised for senior professionals who are directly responsible for key decision making within the sector. The event will bring together industry suppliers alongside a complimentary seminar programme built on the industry’s trending topics and the speaker’s personal experiences. This will be a great networking event due to the set-up and nature of the experience. The personal nature of the event will allow for the future of EdTech to flourish.
- EdtechUK Global Summit 2017, November 2017
The Education Foundation is behind this event. As the leading organisation to accelerate and support positive change in the British education system and beyond, their focus is on breaking down the traditional education barriers and focusing on consensus and collaboration.
This year will continue to set a positive agenda for EdTech policy and practice. The event will bring together policy makers, start-ups, scale-ups and industry insiders to learn, share and advance the sector. Some of the sessions will include sessions on: insights, future trends, thought leadership and top tips, and building digital skills for schools to increase efficacy and urgency.
- Global EdTech Startup Awards (GESA), January 2018
GESA’s mission is to identify, showcase and recognise EdTech startups from all over the world! Not only will the winners receive cash prizes, but the best startups will get global exposure in the EdTech ecosystem, valuable PR, mentorship and business development opportunities. What more could a budding start-up want? Our client Adaptemy joined the line-up of over 600 nominees , they were preselected in the top 20 Most Promising European Start-Ups at the awards which is a massive achievement. We can proudly say they have made it to the final round of selection. January could be an exciting month!
- EdTechXEurope 2018, June 2018
This thought leader summit will bring together executive level investors, innovators and industry influencers from European and International education companies. The next event will be its fifth edition which this year hosted 850 global attendees and invited over 125 speakers to showcase EdTech innovations and perspectives from around the world. SelectPR client Adaptemy will also be attending this event – another reason to visit!
So there you have it! Five fantastic EdTech events to add to your diary. If you’re looking for PR and event support to promote your presence in the EdTech space, SelectPR can help. Contact us here.