Silver Sponsor

2017eVDO360At VDO360, we decided that it was important to find that key piece of equipment that will change the way we collaborate. That key piece, in our opinion, is the computer. We have developed the best in class camera to capture the video, Worked with Intel on the best in class computer, found the best in class microphone in Phoenix Audio Technology to capture the audio and then put together a great package to maximize value. And now we bring Auto-Tracking to our camera line with the AP (AutoPilot) series. We are moving to the “Front of the Class”.

2017eCredly_LogoPinkCredly is a leading digital credential service provider, helping the world recognize lifelong achievement with the most popular platforms for verifying, sharing and managing digital credentials and badges. The enterprise-class system allows organizations to officially verify skills and competencies; distribute portable and secure digital credentials and open badges; and gain actionable data and insights. Thousands of education institutions, industry associations, employers and workforce development programs use Credly to make achievements visible. For more information about Credly, visit Credly.com.

2017e2u2U partners with leading colleges and universities to deliver the world’s best online degree programs so students everywhere can reach their full potential. Our Platform, a fusion of cloud-based software-as-a-service technology and technology-enabled services, provides schools with the comprehensive operating infrastructure they need to attract, enroll, educate, support and graduate students globally. Blending live face-to-face classes, dynamic course content and real-world learning experiences, 2U’s No Back Row® approach ensures that every qualified student can experience the highest quality university education for the most successful outcome. To learn more, go to 2U.com.

2017eceregoCerego is an adaptive learning technology platform based on principles of neuroscience and cognitive science. Using their patented, proven system based on human memory and machine learning, Cerego is helping individuals learn faster and remember longer. Today Cerego powers the learning experience for global publishers, institutions and corporations including Elsevier, Cengage, VitalSource Technologies, Softbank, Arizona State University, Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology, edX (powering courses from UT Austin, Harvard, MIT, Dartmouth and others), The Queen Rania Foundation (powering ESL courses in the Middle East), and Aramex, and has doubled partners since 2015. Backed by a generous grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Cerego is creating full courseware for at-risk and underserved higher ed students across the US. Through their partnerships they are pioneering the application of this technology to evolve reading, improve outcomes for higher ed and corporate training, and democratize personalized learning across industries.

Bronze

2017skaplanKaplan Test Prep is a premier provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses. Established in 1938, Kaplan is the world leader in the test prep industry. With a comprehensive menu of online offerings as well as a complete array of print books and digital products, Kaplan offers preparation for more than 100 standardized tests, including entrance exams for secondary school, college and graduate school, as well as professional licensing exams for attorneys, physicians and nurses.  Kaplan also provides private tutoring and graduate admissions consulting services.

2017ekuboKUBO empowers kids to explore robotics, programming, problem-solving and creative thinking through tangible play. We do this in a play and plug manner without no need of prior knowledge of programming and no requirements of a tablet or computer.

Media Partner

2017EedtechtimesEdTech Times is a multimedia publication focused on education technology and innovation. We cover the grand scope of education, from preschool to lifelong learning programs, interviewing the educational movers and shakers of the world to share new research, technologies, and ideas with our audience across the globe.

Basic Sponsors

2017ePluralsightFounded in 2004, Pluralsight is the global leader in online learning, mentoring and assessment, serving professional software developers, IT specialists and creative technologists. As the world’s largest professional development platform for technology disciplines, Pluralsight offers on-demand access to more than 5,000 courses authored by nearly 1,000 top experts. With individual and enterprise customers in more than 150 countries, Pluralsight serves as a career catalyst, delivering hands-on, practical learning and professional services for the most in-demand and high-growth careers. For more information, visit pluralsight.com.

2017eClearScholarLogoClearScholar provides a student engagement platform that features a vibrant mobile application and backend Admin portal – to nudge students to get engaged in more meaningful relationships with faculty, staff, and peer groups.  While most mobile apps provide a static experience, our solution delivers a persona-driven approach to engineer serendipity (i.e. content is prioritized based on incoming characteristics, preferences, and needs for each student).  Our goal is to increase event attendance, resource utilization, grad rates, and community involvement; thereby, fostering a lifelong relationship with their alma mater.

2017ereroRero is a reconfigurable robotic construction kit that utilises a patented, screwless modular design which enables users to build, dismantle and rebuild multiple types of robotic configurations easily and rapidly. It is an educational robot which is designed to teach robotics and coding.

2017ePCAWelcome to Phoenix Union’s newest school, the Phoenix Coding Academy. Phoenix Coding Academy will focus on computer coding and technology in an inquiry-based environment that values student curiosity, collaboration, critical thinking, engagement and relevance. Students will learn software development including game design, web and app dev, networking, information security, engineering, and other skills in an innovative and creative setting. Technology will be integrated into college-prep curricula and students will select career pathways.  Partnerships with the local tech industry will include guest instructors, internships and industry exploration, while preparing a more diverse future workforce for the high-demand jobs within the technology sector.

2017Ready4-Since 2013, Ready4 (fka LTG Exam Prep Platform) has been on a mission to create the world’s most advanced mobile learning platform and connect students to opportunity. Today, with over 1 million downloads across 195+ countries we are transforming the way students prepare for standardized exams. To-date we have launched: Ready4 GMAT, Ready4 GRE, Ready4 SAT, Ready4 ACT, Ready4 PSAT, Ready4 MCAT, and U-Match across both iOS and Android platforms. In addition to readying our students for major exams, we provide students with school research, application planning, and scholarship tools all within our mobile apps. Universities, in turn, can partner with Ready4 to connect with students worldwide.