Excited about the future of Education? Join 1000 EdTech-heads who share your passion! Professionals, entrepreneurs, investors and pioneers from all around the world will meet at #XcitED17. Are you one of them?

 
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When?

Thursday, November 30th
14:00 — 19:00

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Where?

SLUSH. Kokoustamo, Messuaukio 1, 00520 Helsinki

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Why?

Because there’s no better time than Slush to get together all the players of the EdTech ecosystem.

Because there’s no better place than Finland to innovate in the education industry.

Are you xcited yet? Meet our world-class speakers:

Matt Greenfield Managing Partner of Rethink Education

Matt Greenfield
Managing Partner of Rethink Education

Anne Tham Founder of AceEdVenture

Anne Tham
Founder of AceEdVenture

Saku Tuominen Founder and CEO of HundrED

Saku Tuominen
Founder and CEO of HundrED

Michael Staton Partner at Learn Capital

Michael Staton
Partner at Learn Capital

Peter Vesterbacka Co-founder of Lightneer and Fun Academy

Peter Vesterbacka
Co-founder of Lightneer and Fun Academy

Benoit Wirz Partner at Brighteye

Benoit Wirz
Partner at Brighteye

Kati Tiainen Director, WW Digital Learning Strategy at Microsoft

Kati Tiainen
Director, WW Digital Learning Strategy at Microsoft

Elin Wallberg Corporate Citizenship & Partnerships Manager at Samsung

Elin Wallberg
Corporate Citizenship & Partnerships Manager at Samsung

Bruce Oreck Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland

Bruce Oreck
Former U.S. Ambassador to Finland

Inka Mero Co-Founder of Pivot5

Inka Mero
Co-Founder of Pivot5

Anni Klutas CEO at Dare to Learn

Anni Klutas
CEO at Dare to Learn

Jukka Sormunen Headmaster of Kuopio Classical Sport High School

Jukka Sormunen
Headmaster of Kuopio Classical Sport High School

Jussi Hinkkanen CEO at Fuzu

Jussi Hinkkanen
CEO at Fuzu

Paulina Tervo Co-founder of Lyfta

Paulina Tervo
Co-founder of Lyfta

Pekka Peura Principal at Startup High School

Pekka Peura
Principal at Startup High School

Mervi Pänkäläinen Founder of Mightifier

Mervi Pänkäläinen
Founder of Mightifier

Pasi Joronen Co-founder of Polkuni

Pasi Joronen
Co-founder of Polkuni

Kristo Lehtonen CEO at 3DBear

Kristo Lehtonen
CEO at 3DBear


Nordic EdTech Award Jury

Johan Brand Founder of Kahoot!

Johan Brand
Founder of Kahoot!

Marie Wall Deputy Director Startups, Ministry of Innovation and Enterprise, Gov of Sweden

Marie Wall
Deputy Director Startups, Ministry of Innovation and Enterprise, Gov of Sweden

 

...more jury members and speakers will be announced soon. Subscribe to our newsletter to stay tuned.


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5 Hours of the top-notch 

program:

◦ Building the spirit of entrepreneurship in Education

Technology: Where is the balance between Ed & Tech?

Social & Emotional Intelligence: What can we do today to have a better tomorrow?

Investing in Education: How to spot (and become) a unicorn? 

Startup stories

Fireside chats

Nordic Edtech Awards

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Startup? Demo space is what you need.

Join the honeypot for investors who care about Education.
The amount of demo slots is strictly limited. So don't hesitate!

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Nordic Edtech Award

Nordic startup innovating in Education? Apply now!

Tickets

 

XcitED Event + EdTech Award Pass
 

€95

XcitED Event, EdTech Award + 2nd Day of Slush Pass

€395

 

Our Partners


 
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