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Wednesday, July 27 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
EdTech Austin

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Session Title: What EdTech Can Teach Us About the Future of the Innovation Economy

In this session, we'll explore the state of EdTech around the country (and globe) and dive into what it means for the tech economy in Austin and beyond. We'll discuss what the future of EdTech looks like, and why tech companies should be paying attention to everything from public policy to startup funding for EdTech ventures. Last, we'll discuss what companies can do to help reverse the trend of declining participation by local students in STEM fields by providing details on opportunities to engage with local companies and schools who most need their help.

Presenters
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Sean Duffy

Founder, CEO, EdTech Austin
Sean Duffy is an educator and edtech leader who is passionate about helping to make meaningful change in education through technology and community-building. Sean is the founder of EdTech Austin, co-founder of EdTech Action and the lead Organizer for Startup Weekend Education in Austin, TX. Currently, Sean is currently responsible for Employer Partnerships and Hiring with Reactor Core and MakerSquare Austin. 

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Wednesday July 27, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St. #1600 Austin TX