Techstars Startup Digest Education
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Startup Digest Education
Aurelio Jimenez Romero
Aurelio Jiménez works for entrepreneurs and startup communities at INCYDE Foundation. He is also co-founder of KLASS Data, technologies for education, and organizer of Startup Weekend education in Madrid.
- Educator, Entrepreneur, and Community Builder
Deborah Chang is an educator, entrepreneur, and community builder. She is the founding executive director of #NYCEDU, a community of New Yorkers working together to guarantee that their entire city has the education needed for ALL to thrive. She is also the co-founder Nexus Works, a company that takes early stage startup teams through every stage of the customer development process, from deeply understanding their user to executing on their go-to-market strategy. In addition to her work in education, Deborah is an avid rock climber, voracious reader, and consummate adventurer.
- Educator, Podcast Producer
Hrvoje Morić is a History and Global Perspectives teacher at Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools in Kazakhstan. Previously, he taught Social Studies at Prepa Tec high school and International Relations at 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.
- Education Community + Growth Strategist
Jessica Falkenthal has spent the past ten years leading marketing, community building and experience design for startups, schools and nonprofits. She has a deep love for creating engaging education experiences from managing online learning communities, coaching early-stage education entrepreneurs, growing the Startup Weekend Education program worldwide, running her own education startup, recruiting for an online MBA program, leading professional development workshops for educators, and designing and teaching technology classes at the Boys and Girls Club and 4-H Youth Development programs. Jessica is a community organizer for the SF Edtech Happy Hour, Ignite SF Education, 4-H and Startup Weekend Education.