What we're about

A collaboration between industry, not-for-profit, K-12, and post-secondary promoting the application of innovation and technology for education and training.

We are based in the province of Alberta. There are over 90 EdTech companies in the province and millions of lifelong learners. We meet virtually and in person to network and share learnings.

Upcoming events (3)

EdTechYEG: Selling EdTech to Enterprise Clients- Fireside Chat with Serious Labs

Please join us in Edmonton, on Jan 24th, for networking and discussion on the business of education technology. This is the first of EdTech event in Edmonton in 2019. The goal is to have an event every couple of months with a different topic and/or format. Ideas welcomed! The topic for this event is how to sell EdTech to big clients, success stories and lessons learned. To kick-off the topic, Wade Carson, Director of Business Development at Serious Labs, will share with us some of his insights into the industry. About Wade Carson: Wade has a passion for business which has been forged by working with and supporting the entrepreneurial spirit. He has felt the pressures, the stresses and the pivotal moments that shape a business, which revealed the value he brings and the level of urgency Wade delivers daily. Wade prides himself on being a high-functioning critical thinker, having spent the past 11 years collaborating with development and executive teams. Together, they shape the products, pricing strategies and business models in a competitive training technology landscape. About the EdTechYEG Meetup: When: 4th Thursday every two months. Audience: The attendees and discussion focus to be medium-high level business and technical use cases, resources and trends. Agenda: 4:30 to 4:40 Gathering – 10 mins 4:40 to 4:50 Introductions and Welcome – 10 mins 4:50 to 5:10 Presentation – 20 mins 5:10 to 5:30 Discussion – 20 mins 5:30 to 6:00 Wrap up and general networking – 30 mins 6:00 End Who should attend? Anyone passionate about EdTech and moving education forward. Entrepreneurs, academic institutions and government groups who want to be part of the growing tech education sector in Edmonton and Alberta, are welcomed.

YYC: Report on World's Largest K-12 EdTech Conference - Lynn Sutherland, IRAP

Please join us for networking and discussion on Education technology and business. When: This Meetup is held the 3rd Thursday every month. Audience: The attendees and discussion tends to be medium-high level business and technical use cases, resources and trends. 2:00 Gathering, General networking – 15 mins 2:15 Introductions, announcements – 15 mins 2:30 Presentation(s) and Discussion – 60 mins 3:30 Wrap up, any other announcements, more general networking 4:00 End

YYC:SpellQuiz – Learning and Assessing English Spelling and Vocabulary - Jeyhun

Please join us for networking and discussion on Education technology and business. When: This Meetup is held the 3rd Thursday every month. Audience: The attendees and discussion tends to be medium-high level business and technical use cases, resources and trends. 2:00 Gathering, General networking – 15 mins 2:15 Introductions, announcements – 15 mins 2:30 Presentation(s) and Discussion – 60 mins 3:30 Wrap up, any other announcements, more general networking 4:00 End

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