Techstars Startup Digest Education
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Startup Digest Education
- Teacher, Podcaster
Hrvoje Morić is a Global Perspectives teacher at Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools in Kazakhstan. Previously, he taught Social Studies at Prepa Tec high school and International Relations at the Tecnológico de Monterrey university in México. He also moonlights as a gamification teacher trainer and produces the Geopolitics & Empire podcast.
- Education Community Builder
Jennifer Chin is a community connector and startup education advocate. She runs the community at CodeCore Bootcamp in Vancouver and has previously worked with impact incubator Spring U, and growing startups like Foodee, and Trulioo. She is passionate increasing the accessibility of education for all, especially when it comes to women in STEM.
Jemma is the founding director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development in Armenia and a visiting lecturer at the American University of Armenia. Her earlier experience includes economic development projects and consulting with Deloitte in the Bay Area.
- Venture Capital Investor
Diana Anthony is a partner and co-founder of Figure Eight Investments, a venture capital firm that invests in education. Diana is a former Montessori and third-grade teacher, with years of classroom experience to her name. She is passionate about supporting high quality ed-tech tools.
Raphaëlle has been working as the COO of Voilà Learning, an edtech company that aims to disrupt language learning. Building upon her multidisciplinary background in Politics, Philosophy, Economics and International Relations, she is particularly interested in AI, inclusivity and social innovation. She has at heart to learn to unlearn. "If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." - African Proverb
Aurelio Jimenez Romero
Aurelio Jiménez is the COO of ZAPIENS, the company that connects people and knowledge building the collective intelligence of any organization.
- Founder & CEO of Language Scholars
Laura is the founder and CEO of Language Scholars, LLC, a company which seeks to utilize cutting edge technology to enhance global learning and communication. She is a Grow with Google Scholar and has earned three master's degrees, most recently in Technology Entrepreneurship from the University of Maryland. Her specialty is in front-end web development, and she maintains a keen interest in machine learning. Laura's role with Startup Digest Education allows her to draw on her background as an entrepreneur and a technology enthusiast, and to pursue her passion to make the world a better place through education.