Krypto Labs announces EdTech Innovations Startup Contest 2018

Krypto Labs announces EdTech Innovations Startup Contest 2018
Dr. Saleh Al-Hashemi, managing director of Krypto Labs.
Updated 09 August 2018

Krypto Labs announces EdTech Innovations Startup Contest 2018

Krypto Labs announces EdTech Innovations Startup Contest 2018

Krypto Labs, a global business technology incubator with a unique ecosystem for funding startups, has announced its newest contest, the EdTech Innovations Startup Contest 2018, aiming at pushing the frontiers of innovation in education technology. The contest is set to open its doors for applicants on Aug. 15.
The EdTech Innovations Startup Contest is looking for talented individuals, teams, university students and companies around the world that are able to spark innovation with the impact of their products and services. Krypto Labs is aiming to cast light on the importance of technology in the context of education with a focus on leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to positively impact existing educational ecosystems in categories like Curriculum Applications, Universal Access to Classrooms, Data Applications, Lifelong Learning Applications, Supplemental Applications, and Behavioral Analytics Applications. The winning startup, the Entrepreneurial Hero, will receive up to $150,000 in funding, in addition to $20,000 awarded to each Star of the six categories, amounting to a total of $270,000.
“Our world is changing at a rapid pace, and it is our duty to adapt to all the changes occurring in our current time, education continues to be a valuable and crucial asset to our evolvement as a species,” said Dr. Saleh Al-Hashemi, managing director of Krypto Labs.
He added: “With this in mind, we need to consider furthering education as we know it, and expanding the horizon of what needs to be taught, how it can be taught, and the appropriate training that comes along. I believe that this contest, along with other incredible contests created by Krypto Labs, will set the wheels in motion for the movement that will help keep us abreast with the changes in the world around us.”