"Under the Ed Radar": An Edtech Business Pitch Competition - Sponsored by Penn State Edtech Network

Wednesday, October 26 | 10:30AM–12:30PM | Learning Theater, Exhibit Hall B/C, Level One
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Under the Ed Radar Pitch
Innovators in edtech help your institution deliver more effective, efficient, and valuable services. Join us for a dynamic and engaging experience as 10 of our Start-Up Alley companies pitch their individual business plans and service offerings before a judging panel. Feedback from the panel and the audience follows each business leader's pitch. Three of the top pitches will be invited back for a more extensive discussion on Thursday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Outcomes: Learn about the latest solutions addressing issues of access, retention, and student success, among others * Network with edtech leaders and offer input to advance their business offerings * Identify potential new solutions applicable to your institution


  • Jim Burnett

  • Wesley Burt

    VP of Product Management, Lea(R)n
  • David Cashwell

    VP of Partnerships, Lea(R)n
  • DEDRA Chamberlin

    CEO, Cirrus Identity, Inc.
  • Jeremy Dean

    Vice President, Education, Hypothesis
  • Kevin Hesler

    COO , Education Technology Associates
  • Sean Higgins

  • Katy Kappler

    Co-Founder and CEO, InScribe
  • Ethan Keiser

    CEO, StudyTree
  • Anatoliy Kochnev

    CEO, IntelliBoard, Inc.
  • Norbert Morawetz

    CEO, Potential.ly
  • Ramji Raghavan

    Founder & CEO , Pragya Systems