Dallas Fairmont Hotel, July 25-27
Early Bird Discounts Through June 15th
For twenty-three years, EDVentures has been the conference that forecasts industry trends, exposes participants to new business opportunities and builds meaningful connections between participants--it is the conference that helps entrepreneurs revive their spirits, work better and smarter.
To view the conference schedule and line-up of speakers and topics, click here.
Enhanced Discussions with Actionable Objectives
Our Keynote Presentations and Breakout Sessions include:
Look Who’s Talking at EDVentures 2013
EDVentures 2013 includes many of the premier presenters and panelists in the PreK-12 education industry today. Our Presentation Team includes:
Michael Horn, introduces his new book: Private Enterprise and Public Education
Chris Minnich, Executive Director, Council of Chief State School Officers
Kerri Briggs, Bush Institute for Education Reform
Paul Hill, Center on Reinventing Public Education
Steve Ross, Johns Hopkins University School of Education
Luke Glasner, Glasner Consulting
Jane Swift, Middlebury Interactive
Christopher Nyren, Clement Erbman,Susan Wolford, Bill Bavin (Invited), Finance, Acquisition, and Merger Experts
Charlene Blohm, Farimah Schuerman, Education Marketing and Public Relations Leaders
Scott Drossos, Pearson
Isaak Aronson, Jim Popp, Jim Giovannini,Tom Schnabel, Denise Gallucci, Chuck Young, Entrepreneurial Growth Experts
Sarah Shapiro, (Invited), League of Innovative Schools
Buyers from Public School, Superintendents, Principals, Title I Managers
"Ask me" Sessions with Education and Marketing Experts
We’ve added “Smart Tops” with subject-matter experts who will answer your questions about best practices, curriculum, management, marketing, tech-innovations, and growth opportunities.
Don't miss the “CEO Roundtables” in sectors such as Tutoring Services, Private Schools, Online Learning and Technology, School/Student Interventions, and Texas Education Service Providers.
And, we’ve expanded the networking breaks so that you have more time for you to ask the questions and get the answers that are important for your success.
Special Pre Conference Seminar on Starting a Test Prep Business
Begin your EDVentures experience with a hands-on pre-conference seminar that will provide you with all the tools needed for success to build a new line of business for your learning center and school contract business. The Launching a Test Prep seminar is scheduled for Thursday, July 25, 2013, 8am to 12pm. Click here for more info on pre-conference and to register.
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