Innovating for Education w/Liam Pisano (EduLab Capital Partners) & Jackson Boyar (Mentor Collective)

Oct 8, 2019, 10:00 PM – Oct 9, 2019, 12:00 AM

Liam Pisano is an early-stage investor and operator with over 15 years of experience investing in and building small companies, currently Managing Partner at EduLab Capital Partners. Jackson Boyar is CEO and co-founder at Mentor Collective, an organization that partners with forward-thinking institutions that are committed to equity, inclusion, and relationship-centered education.

In-person event

About this event

Liam Pisano is an early-stage investor and operator with over 15 years of experience investing in and building small companies. Liam is currently a Managing Partner at EduLab Capital Partners - investing in early-stage education technology and AI-focused businesses. Liam's experience is in investing throughout the capital structure in leveraged buyouts, growth equity, venture debt, and seed-stage investments. 

Jackson Boyar is CEO and co-founder at Mentor Collective, an organization that partners with forward-thinking institutions that are committed to equity, inclusion, and relationship-centered education.

In this Fireside Chat we will learn about the technology changes in the EdTech space, trends, and opportunities for innovation and what makes investors like Liam excited about the deals he invests into - especially mission-focused organizations such as Mentor Collective. We will also learn from Jackson about what it takes to launch an edtech startup, raise and secure funding from investors in a mission-driven environment.



Schedule:

6:00 PM- Free hors d'oeuvres and cash bar networking session

6:30 PM- Introductions from featured attendees, sponsors, and partners

6:35 PM- Fireside Chat and audience Q&A

7:30- Wrap-up and networking

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Check out what happened

Speakers

  • Liam Pisano

    EduLab Capital Partners

    Managing Director

  • Jackson Boyar

    Mentor Collective

    Co-founder, CEO

When

When

October 8 – 9, 2019
10:00 PM – 12:00 AM UTC

Agenda

10:00 PMFreehors d'oeuvres, cash bar and networking with fellow community
10:30 PMIntroductions
10:35 PMFireside Chat with Audience Q&A
11:45 PMWrap-up and networking

Hosts

  • Jason Kraus

    Prepare 4 VC

    Founder

  • Yevgeny Ioffe

    Mi-Si

    Co-Founder

Organizers

  • Jason Kraus

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Yevgeny Ioffe

    Mi-Si Electronics Design, Inc.

    Co-Director

  • Steve Vilkas

    Prepare 4 VC

    Community Builder

  • Christopher Dube

    Prepare 4 VC

    Community Builder

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Dell Technologies

Partners

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9series

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Khross

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Prepare 4 VC

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Xicay Technologies

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Treble

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Hult International Business School

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AC Hotels

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