Next Billion Ed Tech @GESF

The Next Billion Prize returns @GESF in 2019. Applications closing soon.
  • A search for the most innovative EdTech companies across the world, targeting teaching and learning in the developing world, refugee, displacement and socially disadvantaged contexts.
  • 30 start-ups will be selected to join us in Dubai from the 22-24 March 2019 to take part in three days of pitching, networking and EdTech focused discussions.
  • 12 will pitch again and 6 semi-finalists will take the stage for the chance to win 3 prizes of USD$25,000.
  • Learn how to create and deliver a winning pitch and tell the most compelling impact story. 
  • Deep dive into the current state of the EdTech market to find out what EdTech investors are looking for, and what EdTech products education ministers and their educators are buying.
  • Hear from other start-ups who will share the challenges of scaling globally and the lessons they learned on the way.
  • Find out what teachers expect EdTech to do for them.
  • Enjoy world class networking. 

If you are an EdTech start-up with the vision and determination to change the developing world, apply now to pitch and win this prestigious EdTech prize.


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