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IFC Education Webinar Series: A view from the top: new perspectives for EdTech
We are delighted to be joined by the following leading CEOs in the educational technology, or EdTech, world to discuss current and future trends in this dynamic space.

- Jeff Maggioncalda, CEO, Coursera, U.S.
- Diego Olcese Diaz, Founder and CEO, Crehana, Peru
- Parul Gupta, Co-Founder and President, Springboard, U.S. and India
- Christina Sass, Andela, Co-Founder and Chair Advisory Council

Disruptions and trends that will be discussed include:

• Spike in venture capital in EdTech since the pandemic’s onset, rising from $7 billion in 2019 to over $8 billion in the third quarter of 2020 alone.
• China, India, and the United States the leading investment hubs, with important growth opportunities in Africa and Asia as internet penetration rates increase and mobile technologies become ubiquitous.
• Major opportunities for EdTech providers in upskilling and reskilling the estimated 400 million workers who will have to change jobs in the coming decade due to automation.
• Strong growth forecast in business-to-consumer segment of the EdTech market—coupled with rising expectations from consumers on functionalities of EdTech.
• New potential for public-private partnerships as governments increase funding for digitizing and upskilling workforces.

May 20, 2021 10:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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