NYC: Info Session for 5G EdTech Challenge
Join Verizon and NYC Media Lab at a special info session to learn about the 5G EdTech Challenge.
The 5G EdTech Challenge is a nationwide open call to find the best innovative, cutting-edge, creative education technologies that will transform middle school education. The top 10 Challenge winners will be awarded $100K each, and will partner with Verizon to develop and test their solutions in the 5G environment starting in spring 2019.
At this info session, we'll share important details about the application. Join us to meet representatives from Verizon Innovative Learning, Verizon 5G Labs, and NYC Media Lab to discuss how we can work together to build the next generation of education technologies.
Learn more: https://www.5gedtechchallenge.com/
Read recent articles about the 5G EdTech Challenge:
Tech & Learning, Verizon Innovative Learning Launches 5G EdTech Challenge
EdTech Magazine, Verizon Opens Competition for Creative 5G AR/VR and AI Uses in K-12
The session will take place on the 2nd floor.
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