Guest Post: Recent Startup Competition Winner, Gideon Stein

Gideon Stien
By Guest | November 7, 2013

Participating in a pitch event can help elevate your startup to the next level. Take it from someone who knows first hand: Gideon Stein and the LightSail Education team took home top honors in the SXSW V2Venture competition this summer in Vegas. Now Gideon, who was recently accepted to speak on a SXSWedu session, is gearing up for Austin. We touched base with him on the benefits of participating in a pitch event and to find out what he's looking forward to next. Check it out!

SXSWedu 2014 LAUNCHedu Application Deadline: Friday, November 8

LAUNCHedu by Debbie Finley
By Jessi | October 21, 2013

The surge of entrepreneurial energy in the education space has fostered a landscape for entrepreneurs and educators to collaborate at SXSWedu. LAUNCHedu, the action-packed competition for education startups, is an exciting event to preview and experience what's unfolding in the rapidly evolving education marketplace. The application deadline for education startups wishing to participate in LAUNCHedu 2014 is only three weeks away. Read the eligibility requirements and get started on your application now!

LAUNCHedu Startup Eligibility Requirements

LAUNCHedu by Karl Capelli
By Jessi | October 3, 2013

The LAUNCHedu competition at SXSWedu celebrates entrepreneurial energy in the education landscape. The unique intersection of passionate stakeholders at SXSWedu every March has created an ideal environment to discover up-and-coming education business products and services. The application process for eligible early-stage startups wishing to participate in LAUNCHedu is now open.