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EIC2017 announces important global partnerships

LONDON, 24 FEB: Two new international education initiatives were announced today in the presence of education world leaders, investors and education technology companies. Nearly 200 delegates gathered for the annual Education Innovation Conference 2017 (EIC2017), held in partnership with the University of London and ISDC, including…

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The entrepreneurial skills graduates need

This article was written by Sharon Bamford, Vice President of Sannam S4, the specialist market-entry firm, and former CEO of the Scottish Institute for Enterprise. She will be taking part in the panel discussion ‘Education: The best investment the world can make’ at the Education Innovation…

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EPG has taken steps to extend co-operation with EDUGILD

Start-up EDUGILD and Economic Policy Group (EPG) London have agreed on a  joint effort to intensify their cooperation on scaling up Edtech startups from India to Europe. This platform will not only formalise regular discussions between EDUGILD and EPG on the design and implementation of start-up programmes in…

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The Learning Generation: Investing in Education for a Changing World report

This "The Learning Generation: Investing in Education for a Changing World" report was launched of our research on “Designing the Optimal Skills Pledge and Skills Levy” on behalf of the Education Commission, at the UN General Assembly on 18th Sept 2016. The report  is a comparative analysis…

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Two new developments point to greater UK-India educational collaborations

There are two recent announcements that point to an interesting dynamic developing in India-UK education collaborations. Tightening student immigration costs the UK economy billions First, a report released recently by Exporting Education UK and Parthenon-EY has quantified the economic impact of the UK’s tightening immigration…

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A Look into Michigan’s Two-Tier Education System

“Back where I come from” made famous my American Country singer Kenny Chesney paints a gorgeous picture of home that we all can attest too. My home state of Michigan is a gorgeous place. The northern part of our state often referred to many as…

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EPG Research for Education Commission

Governments and world leaders have not taken sufficient action to increase investments in education. Without greater efforts to deliver quality education, the world faces the risk of not meeting the ambitions of the Sustainable Development Goals and failing to close the gap between developed and…

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Tony Blair discusses EPG education CSR research at World Economic Forum, Davos 2015

We launched the Business Backs Education report at a special London Summit hosted by Mayor of London Boris Johnson on 13th October 2014, followed by the full report launch at the World Economic Forum in Davos 2015. The panel discussing the research, which found that…

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India Education Innovation Conference 2016 concludes

Thanks to everyone that attended the IEIC2016 over two days on 2-3 February. We had some great conversations, and stimulating discussions. Read our finding on 5 Things We Learnt About UK-India Edtech Collaboration here. Read what other people said about it: 6 Highlights from the India…

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Hosting Europe’s premier India edtech and education conference with Microsoft on 2-3 Feb 2016

The India Education Innovation Conference 2015 was an important event, led by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), in that it showcased the best of Indian edtech in Europe for the first time. IEIC2016 goes further in bringing together educators, learning…

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