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Join us for part two of the European Edtech Marathon at techUK. With contributions from edtech community leaders across Belgium, Germany, France, Italy and Romania. We are planning to host in-person talks as well as live-streamed contributions from 12:00 until 18:00 followed by a networking reception for the attendees and participants of the European Edtech Marathon. 

To find out more about 'Part One' of the marathon, including the contribution from the UK, please follow this link

12:00 - 13:00 - Everything about The Belgian Edtech Market for Education and Lifelong Learning in 2024 

The Belgian edtech scene is best known for its strong connection to R&D and for its innovative side. Belgium, with its many different languages and regions, seems quite complicated but it does offer some opportunities. Let’s take 45 minutes to hand you some information and clarification: let me be your guide through this young EdTech country!


13:00 - 13:30 - Lunch and Networking 

Continue conversation over lunch and refreshments in the networking lounge. 

13:30 - 14:30 -  Italian Edtech: Is the Sleeping Giant awakening?

While global and European investments in EdTech are witnessing a significant decline, Italy is experiencing a remarkable surge. As of May 7, 2024, Italy has already seen 25 million euros invested in the sector, surpassing the total investments of 2023. This growth highlights Italy's rising prominence in the European EdTech landscape, signalling a potential shift in the industry's dynamics.


14:30 - 15:30 - Edtech Germany: Trends, Opportunities and Barriers

Livestreaming from the Founders Foundation in Bielefeld, Germany, pioneers of the EdTech Next initiative will deliver a snapshot of the German Edtech and Education landscape.


15:30 - 16:30 -  DeepTech and Education a Revolution Needed ?

Livestreaming from Paris, this session will explore key trends in French EdTech, focusing on deeptech education and mastering new technological assets, with a spotlight on digital twins.

16:30 - 17:30 - EdTech Romania: Current Landscape and Future Directions

Exploring the state of the Romanian EdTech vertical in this final session we identify
opportunities through a blend of perspectives, including insights from a successful founder, a corporate-focused leader, and a start-up ecosystem builder.

17:30 - 19:30 - European EdTech Marathon Networking Drinks

Join us at the end of the event for a celebratory drinks reception kindly sponsored by Amazon Web Services (AWS). Let's toast to all the incredible contributions and thank everyone for sharing their insights and innovations. We look forward to celebrating with you!