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After decades of playing a supplementary role in education, the global Silicon Valley community - from technologists to venture capitalists - is disrupting the old school house at its foundation. Attend the Next-Gen Education and learn from educators, policy makers, investors, and edtech entrepreneurs on the productive use of technology to transform education - from pre-K to life-long learning. Sign up now!|
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Michael Staton, Learn Capital
Dennis Yang, Udemy
2:30 - 2:50 Registration, Networking, Demo Tables 2:50 - 3:00 Welcoming Remarks Adiba Barney, CEO, SVForum Larry Kane, Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 3:00 - 3:45 Keynote and Fireside Chat: Closing the Digital Learning Gap Karen Cator, President and CEO, Digital Promise Interviewed: Tina Barseghian, Editor-in-Chief, Mindshift KQED 3:45 - 4:45 Panel: K-12 Edtech Ecosystem Innovation Dylan Arena, Co-Founder & Chief Learning Scientist, Kidaptive Jennie Dougherty, Innovation Manager, KIPP Bay Area Matt Greenfield, Managing Partner, Rethink Education Matt Pasternack, Director of Growth, Clever Moderator: Matt Bowman, Co-Founder & Writer, EdSurge 4:45 - 5:00 Break 5:00 - 5:30 Lightning Talk: Technology Enables & Outcomes Inspire: Building the Best University in the World Ben Nelson, Founder & CEO, Minerva Project 5:30- 6:30 Panel: Higher Ed & Life-Long Learning Edtech Ecosystem Innovation Greg Bybee, Director of Product Management, NovoEd Heather Hiles, Founder and CEO, Pathbrite Dave Jarrat, Vice President of Marketing, Inside Track Michael Staton, Partner, Learn Capital Dennis Yang, Udemy Moderator: Larry Kane, Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP 6:30 - 7:30 Reception and Demo Tables
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The closest BART station to Orrick is a six-minute walk. Ticket and parking fees apply.
Take BART to the Embarcadero Station. Head down Market St toward Fremont St. Turn left onto Fremont St., and then turn right onto Howard St. Orrick will be on the left. (BART Trip Planner)