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Growing a Global EdTech Startup. A Panel of Experts from Perth and New York

30 October, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

This morning we will hear from mentors working in the New York EdTech scene about some of the programs and companies they’ve worked with. We will also be joined by local EdTech entrepreneurs for a panel discussion and audience Q&A.

In the last decade, the market for Education Technology (EdTech) has exploded. Startups have blossomed, textbook publishers have pivoted to adopt new technologies, and new models for online learning and collaboration have taken root.

Successful WA-born EdTech companies include Moodle (, SEQTA (, Bibliu (, StudentEdge ( and Kanopy (

This session will help with inspiration, insights and tips on growing a global EdTech startup.

About Our Guests:

Ash Kalurachchi (webcon from New York) – StartEd
Co-founder of New York-based StartEd network of EdTech mentors and investors. –

Shana Dressler – Turquoise Consulting
New-York-based innovation expert and coach who’s mentored EdTech ventures.

Grant Grosser – SEQTA
CEO at award-winning SEQTA software used across Australia and South East Asia.

Lacey Filipich – Money School
Founder and director of two education businesses, Money School and Maker Kids Club.

Alex Pooley – Roll Call
A senior developer with extensive international experience, applying his smarts to solve a common problem for schools.

Andrea Conte – Firetech Australia
Managing Director of leading #STEM education provider.

Andrew Outhwaite (moderator) – We Are Arising
Coach, analyst and facilitator, including Spacecubed’s Boosted program.


30 October, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
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Perth Morning Startup


Riff (Spacecubed)
45 St George's Terrace
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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