March 3-6, 2014 • Austin, Texas
LAUNCHedu converges the solution-seeking visionaries and education leaders at SXSWedu. Discover what’s unfolding in the evolving learning landscape with an exciting competition for early-stage education startups.
Promising education entrepreneurs will be selected in a rigorous pre-event review process to compete in LAUNCHedu at SXSWedu March 3-6, 2014 in Austin, Texas. In an elevator-style pitch competition, finalists will highlight their education business products and services before the live SXSWedu audience and an esteemed judging panel of venture capitalists, successful entrepreneurs and education practitioners. Winners of the LAUNCHedu competition will be celebrated in true SXSWedu fashion at the conference wide LAUNCHedu Party on Wednesday, March 5.
|August 1, 2013||LAUNCHedu Application Opens|
|November 8, 2013||LAUNCHedu Application Closes|
|January 7, 2013||LAUNCHedu Finalists Announced|
|March 3, 2014||Startup Showcase at SXSWedu|
|March 3-5, 2013||LAUNCHedu Pitch Sessions at SXSWedu|
|March 5, 2014||LAUNCHedu Party & Winner Announcement|
The widespread intersection of education stakeholders - including teachers, administrators, university professors, business and policy leaders – at SXSWedu have made LAUNCHedu the premier destination for early stage startups.