Wall Street Journal recently reported that education tech is the hottest trend hitting Silicon Valley. VCs invested $429.1 million in 82 deals last year and the K-12 education software and digital content space is estimated to be a $7.5 billion industry in the US.
Panelists include Wayee Chu, Associate Partner at NewSchools Venture Fund, Ethan Kurzweil, VP at Bessemer Venture Partners, and Nathaniel Whittmore, Principal with Learn Capital. They will discuss the rise of investments in edtech, why investors are interested in this space, the complexities of doing business in edtech, and what types of innovations investors are looking for next. This is your chance to meet and mingle with investors, entrepreneurs, press, teachers, and forward-thinkers in the edtech scene. To learn more about the panelists, visit http://www.technapex.com/2012/04/announcing-the-next-technapex-event-edtech-investor-panel-on-may-23rd/.
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