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m-Education [clear filter]
Tuesday, October 22
 

10:00am

Welcoming Remarks
Speakers
avatar for David Cao

David Cao

Founder & CEO at GWC US, Producer at GMIC SV
David Cao is the Founder & CEO of GWC US, and the Producer at GMIC SV, where he oversees production of the leading global mobile conference in the United States. | | He is an investor in early stage mobile companies, and he manages both the largest mobile entrepreneur community in Silicon Valley - SVEntrepreneurs, and the largest Android F2F community worldwide - SVAndroid.   Prior to GWC, David was VP & GM of Mobile for... Read More →


Tuesday October 22, 2013 10:00am - 10:05am
Stage E

10:05am

m-Education Keynote - Going Big with Mobile Apps


Speakers
avatar for Andrew Ng

Andrew Ng

Co-CEO & Co-Founder, Coursera
Andrew Ng is a Co-founder of Coursera, and a Computer Science faculty member | at Stanford. In 2011, he led the development of Stanford's main | MOOC(Massive Open Online Courses) platform, and also taught an online Machine | Learning class that was offered to over 100,000 students, leading to the | founding of Coursera. Ng's goal is to give everyone in the world access to a | high quality education, for free. Coursera partners with top... Read More →


Tuesday October 22, 2013 10:05am - 10:25am
Stage E

10:25am

m-Education: The Global mEducation Industry - From Nothing to Billions of Dollars!
Moderators
avatar for Dr. Robbie K. Melton

Dr. Robbie K. Melton

Associate Vice Chancellor for Mobilization and Emerging Technologies, Tennessee Board of Regents
Robbie Melton, Associate Vice Chancellor for mLearning, Tennessee Board of Regents, oversees the system’s initiatives for strategic mobilization educational use of mobile devices. She has acquired a new distinction as the world’s first “app-ologist”—a reference to her study of the pedagogy of mobilization and her creation of an education mobile app resource center: PreK-Ph.D.; aligned to 125 disciplines. A nationally... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Eduardo Henrique

Eduardo Henrique

Head of US, Movile
Co-Founder and Head of US market at Movile. Graduated in Computer Science (UNICAMP) and Marketing (ESPM-SP), with a pos-graduation in Digital Marketing (FECAP-SP).  | | In 2006 found Movile acquired in November/2008 by Compera nTime. After this, managed the Enterprise Area supporting business with big customers in Brazil, including airlines, banks, energy and government. In 2010 assumed the mobile payment area for carrier billing. Since May... Read More →
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David Smith

Research Director, Aragon Research


Tuesday October 22, 2013 10:25am - 10:45am
Stage E

10:45am

m-Education: Personalizing mEducation - Filling the Needs Gap in the US and Beyond
Moderators
avatar for Karen Sorensen

Karen Sorensen

Founder, 21st Century Educati
Founder of 21st Century Education and Mobile Learning Evangelist.

Speakers
avatar for Muhammed Chaudhry

Muhammed Chaudhry

President and CEO, Silicon Valley Education Foundation
Muhammed Chaudhry serves as CEO for the Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF). Under his stewardship, SVEF has become the leading education not-for-profit resource preparing students for college and careers in Silicon Valley. SVEF is dedicated to elevating scholastic achievement in the critical area of STEM. With Muhammed’s leadership SVEF has forged strong partnerships with the industry and education community to develop innovative... Read More →
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Gregory Gopman

Founder/CEO, AngelHack
avatar for Dr. Robbie K. Melton

Dr. Robbie K. Melton

Associate Vice Chancellor for Mobilization and Emerging Technologies, Tennessee Board of Regents
Robbie Melton, Associate Vice Chancellor for mLearning, Tennessee Board of Regents, oversees the system’s initiatives for strategic mobilization educational use of mobile devices. She has acquired a new distinction as the world’s first “app-ologist”—a reference to her study of the pedagogy of mobilization and her creation of an education mobile app resource center: PreK-Ph.D.; aligned to 125 disciplines. A nationally... Read More →


Tuesday October 22, 2013 10:45am - 11:15am
Stage E

11:15am

m-Education: Lessons Learned - How Mobile Technologies are Changing Global Education
Moderators
avatar for Larry Irving

Larry Irving

Co-founder, Mobile Alliance for Global Good

Speakers
avatar for Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

CEO, Fora
Iyinoluwa Aboyeji graduated from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Legal Studies. He began his professional career at the United Nations Headquarters working as an advocacy specialist for the World Youth Alliance. He also ran Canada’s largest student owned publication, Imprint Publications for a year. He also founded Bookneto, to help University professors earn additional revenue through online... Read More →
avatar for Mohit Bhargava

Mohit Bhargava

President, GoClass
Mohit Bhargava has worked the western side of eastern eLearning before the term was coined. Prior to establishing LearningMate in North America, he spent seven years at Aptech Ltd. helping define their US eLearning services strategy. In Mumbai, he was on the visiting faculty of the S. P. Jain Institute for Management & Research where he got chalk on his hands teaching real students in real classrooms. Mohit has contributed to well-known... Read More →
avatar for Michael Novak

Michael Novak

Co-Founder and CEO, Tertia, Inc.
Michael Novak - Co-Founder and CEO - Tertia, which delivers educational content to the 2 billion non-native speakers of English worldwide. He was the former chairman of Cogswell Polytechnic College, Silicon Valley's leading digital media college, and was on the board of Equal Access, which distributes education content to more than 90 million in Asia and Africa. 


Tuesday October 22, 2013 11:15am - 11:45am
Stage E

11:45pm

m-Education: Incubating and Accelerating m-Education
Moderators
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Jaymes Hines

Founder, Startup Edutech Mobile
Jaymes Hines: Founder & Chief Startup Evangelist for Startup Edutech Mobile; Co-chair for the inaugural mEducation @GMIC SV 2013. Startup Edutech Mobile mission: “Education for Everyone Everywhere.” Provides seed to early stage funders access to vetted global communities of student-led startups seeking to disrupt the K-12 and higher education spaces via ready-to-market wireless mobile learning applications products that can scale... Read More →

Speakers
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Gregg Alpert

Developer Relations, Pearson Catalyst
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Gregory Gopman

Founder/CEO, AngelHack
avatar for Eugene Zhang

Eugene Zhang

CEO, InnoSpring Inc.
Eugene is the CEO and President of InnoSpring, a US-China high tech startup incubator. He also co-founded TEEC Angel Fund. Prior to joining InnoSpring, Eugene founded JEDA Technologies, Inc.. JEDA specializes in next-generation SoC design methodologies and provides ESL (electronic system level ) verification automation products for leading edge SoC design companies world wide. Eugene has over thirteen years of technical and management... Read More →


Tuesday October 22, 2013 11:45pm - 12:15pm
Stage E