#108 – Going International
What’s in this episode?
The theme of this week’s episode is Going International and brings together contributors from
- NY EDTECH WEEK
- The UK Department for International Trade, China team
- The India Didactics Association
- The Council of British International Schools
- Swedish Edtech Industry
You’ll hear variously about educational systems in different countries, but also the schemes looking to support learners, educational institutions and edtech companies domestic and incoming. Big thanks to Edvinca for sponsoring this episode! Check out their info below. TX also now available for The Edtech Podcast Festival. Check that out here!
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- Sophie Bailey is the Founder and Presenter of The Edtech Podcast | Twitter: @podcastedtech
- Ash Kaluarachchi, NY Edtech Week | Twitter: @startedaccel
- Danny Pan, Head of Education Technology and Higher Education, Department for International Trade. China| Twitter: @tradegovuk
- Aditya Gupta – CEO – India Didactics Association | Twitter: @indiadidac
- Henning SÄLL, Associate, UK & Ireland, Business Sweden – The Swedish Trade & Invest Council| Twitter: @BusinessSweden
- Peter Martinsson, Chairman, Swedish Edtech Industry
- Jamie Ralph, Head of Comms, Council of British International Schools| Twitter: @cobisorg
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Thank you to this week’s sponsor – edvinca
edvinca is an investment company exclusively dedicated to Education.
edvinca is the fruit of a joint venture between Hambro Perks, the growth investment firm behind Pi-Top and Kortext, and DLF Venture, a family-owned holding company affiliated to Verlinvest who have invested in some of the most successful edtech companies in Asia like ByJu’s.
At edvinca, our aim is to help EdTech startups make large-scale impact. We are active investors who like to think global. We invest in early stage companies that we grow alongside their founders. We offer follow-on funding and deploy permanent capital to address our long-term vision.