International EdTech expert and author, Dr Karen Billings, set the ‘what is EdTech’ scene, and shared strategic directions and initiatives happening in the US software & information industry.
Karl Engkvist leads regional business development in China, Korea and Indonesia for global education company Pearson. He shared his EdTech experiences from the early days to today.
Controller of Children’s programming, Tim Brooke-Hunt, has seen television move into multichannel delivery. He shared how digital channels are now part of ABC TV’s education picture.
The conference featured two breakout streams. Stream A focused on export case histories while Stream B focused on export education information.
CTO, Greg Montgomery, shared the development of MiniMonos, an online learning world for children 8 years+ . He offered insights into lessons learned, finding the right markets, and managing a digital business from New Zealand.Read More
Chair of the NZ Game Developers Association (NZGDA), Stephen Knightly painted a picture of what’s happening now here in New Zealand and the future trends in serious games and digital learning internationally.Read More
Richard Wyles, CEO of Totaralms, shared his experiences in rolling out EdTech products and services into over 29 countries, and the process involved in forming critical relationships and networks along the way.Read More
Leading education researchers, Dr Garry Falloon & Rachel Bolstad, shared their recent research, unpack how students feel about a range of learning-based apps, and discussed how researchers can share knowledge with those working in Edtech.Read More
Gabriel Smith and James Fitzsimons unpacked the journey so far for their examination and assessment company Avancert, and shared their ‘where to from here’ next steps.Read More
Core Education’s Director of Development, Nick Billowes, explored how new technologies are being used in teacher practice and professional development in international education and school settings.Read More
Andreas Düenser shared Hitlab NZ’s story as a worldclass leader in areas such as emerging technologies, augmented reality (AR), next generation video conferencing, immersive visualization and human-robot interaction.Read More
In this breakout, a panel of experts discussed ways to access the skills and funding you need to do business offshore.Read More
In this last session of the conference, our keynote speakers come back together to reflect on the conversations they have heard throughout the day, and to discuss what next ideas.Read More