Harvard to cosponsor ed tech conference

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

The Harvard Graduate School of Education will cosponsor the second annual “Across Boundaries” conference with leading edtech organization LearnLaunch on February 28 and March 1. An anticipated 500 entrepreneurs, educators, investors, students, and other industry experts will convene at Harvard University to explore how edtech can scale student success.

The two-day conference will feature Professor Chris Dede, Christensen Institute’s Heather Staker, and EdSurge founder Betsy Corcoran, who will moderate a panel of edtech entrepreneurs including Panorama Education Founder Aaron Feuer, TenMarks Founder Andrew Joseph, and Educate Online CEO Carol Vallone. Panel discussions will cover topics in K–12 and higher education such as “Gamification & Learning,” “Competency-Based Learning,” “Your Go to Market Strategy,” “Funding your Startup,” “University CIO Hot Seat,” and “Superintendent Hot Seat.”

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