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2U revenue 2014

EDBRIEF: 2U reports 33% Revenue Increase in 2014

2U, which offers select partner colleges and universities a cloud based SaaS platform, reported its fourth quarter and full year 2014 financial results last week.

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EdTech 20 2014

Overview: The European EdTech 20 2014

EdTech Europe announced its second annual EdTech 20 list. The EdTech 20 2014 were judged by a jury of industry experts in terms of innovation, scale, market impact and revenue growth over the past year and selected out of more than 100 entries from 15 countries.

The three winners of this year’s EdTech 20 will be announced at the EdTech Europe event in London next week.

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EdTech 20 2014

Last Call for Applications: Europe’s EdTech 20 2014

EdTech EuropePlanning to attend EdTech Europe 2014 on June 12th in London? Use the promo code EDUKWEST to get 20% off the ticket price!


In its second year, EdTech 20 aims to showcase Europe’s leading e-learning and education technology companies of the year.

Hosted by IBIS Capital and Edxus Group, inclusion in EdTech 20 2014 will be determined by the EdTech Europe Advisory Board and a global panel of judges with reference to a number of factors including revenue growth, scale, innovation and market impact.

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EdTech Europe

EdTech Europe and SXSWedu partner for Education Events

EdTech EuropePlanning to attend EdTech Europe 2014 on June 12th in London? Use the promo code EDUKWEST to get 20% off the ticket price!


EdTech Europe, the conference platform that will host their second conference on June 12th in London, announced a partnership with SXSWedu today. Selected participants from this year’s SXSWedu which took place in Austin earlier this month will be invited to present their products and services at EdTech Europe.

In return participants in this year’s EdTech 20 will be considered for application to future SXSW LAUNCHedu competitions. Ron Reed, SXSWedu Executive Producer also joins the panel which selects this year’s EdTech 20 competitors.

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TechStars London 2014

Overview: The two Edtech Startups in the TechStars London 2014 Cohort

TechStars London announced its second cohort, so let’s take this as motivation to take a look at the education startups among the participants.

Besides the three-months accelerator program, TechStars invests $118K in each company through $18K in seed funding and an optional $100K convertible debt note.

This is the second year TechStars is hosting its accelerator program in London. It is the only city outside of the US among the seven Techstars Programs offered. For London’s 2014 cohort eleven startups were accepted out of 1500 applicants, two of which are edtech startups.

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