Bangalore. 30 Sep – 4 Oct 2019. Five days of immersion in India’s Silicon Valley with the countries largest, most prestigious and fastest moving education institutions.
Format: In Person – Full-Time Intensive
Dates: Monday 30 – Friday 4 October 2019
Cohort: Maximum 30
Admissions. Rolling Offers
Application Deadline: 7 September
Program Fee: US$6,800
Visit India’s most successful growth companies. CEO’s outline their strategy and the opportunities they see in the market.
The executive immersion program is five intense days designed to provide the executive cohort with the knowledge, ideas, insights and connections to gain an in-depth understanding of the world’s largest education market.
The curriculum combines practical sessions from industry experts and immersive field learning experiences that will see participants visit the boardrooms and innovation labs of India’s most prestigious education institutions, advanced classrooms and some of the world’s largest and fastest moving education technology companies.
The program is designed for senior leaders in education, government, technology and investment with the desire to rapidly understand the India education market, industry structure, trends, risks and opportunities.
|drivers & Market Deep Dive|
Key drivers for India’s education innovation and growth
Pre K and K12 and Higher Education Market dynamics
|Education Market Deep Dive|
Explore India’s huge vocational & upskilling Market
Language Learning, Testing and Test Prep Market
Joined by expert presenters, enjoy a traditional meal in a top Bangalore restaurant.
|India’s Education Investment Landscape|
Market Map and analysis of investment activity.
Market dynamics and company profiles.
|edtech growth companies|
Visit India’s most successful growth companies.
CEO’s outline their strategy and opportunities they see in the market.
Experience authentic Indian food in a family-run restaurant.
|Operating in India|
Models for operating in India
Partnerships, legal, and regulatory environments.Strategy & Culture
Key concepts in Indian culture
Evaluate your India options and build your roadmap
|Explore Indian CulturE|
Today is Gandhi Day and the afternoon provides an opportunity to explore Indian Culture and the city of Bangalore throughout the afternoon
|Future of Education and Workforce Summit|
VIP access to India’s leading global education executive summit bringing together the top 100+ education innovation leaders, executives, investors and entrepreneurs who are the driving force behind India’s thriving education and EdTech industry.
|VIP Summit Dinner|
The formal dinner provides an opportunity to deepen connections with 100+ education innovation leaders in a social environment.
|Visit K12 School|
Engage with teachers & students.
Experience the possibilities offered by innovation and technology.
|Education Entrepreneurship in India|
Early stage education entrepreneurs will describe how they are visioning the future and solving tomorrow’s challenges.
|Program closes at 14:00|
In one week, the Executive Program cohort will build education market insights and global networks that most visiting foreigners take years to develop. Participants will learn critical fundamentals about India, the domestic and international student market, traditional and emerging education startups and giants as well as investment and advanced technology trends shaping the future of the global economy.
The Executive Program will see the inside of India’s most advanced education and technology institutions and hear from local education experts. As a cohort of approximately 30 dynamic education and innovation leaders from around the world, you will deepen your understanding and broaden your perspective of where, how and why education is changing in different markets.
Strategic, investment and academic faculty from leading universities and industry.
Gain in-depth knowledge of market dynamics and industry insights to guide decision making.
Build local relationships and learn the written and unwritten rules required to succeed in India.
Exclusive access inside India'sgrowth companies, education giants and unicorns
The Executive Program is designed for education leaders, entrepreneurs and investors who need to understand India and the role it will play in the future of education.
CEOs, Presidents & VP's, Vice Chancellors, Deans, Int'l Ed. & Ed. Strategy/Development Executives.
National, State Ministers, Education Dept. Heads, Economic Dvlp Execs, Ed. Dept. Innovation & Tech Leads.
CIOs, Tech. CEOs & Business Dvlp Heads, EdTech Founders and Business Dvlp and R&D Executives.
Venture Capital, Foundations and Family Offices, Private Equity, Capital Markets, M&A Advisors.
Faculty and Presenters on the program are deep subject matter experts in education, technology, policy, market dynamics, business development, market entry and investment in the Indian context. Participants will benefit from an impressive array of speakers, including leading academics, investors, entrepreneurs, CEOs, and world-class experts.
Global EP Cohort
When you attend the Executive Program, you will be part of a cohort of 30 dynamic education and innovation leaders from around the world who will deepen your understanding and broaden your perspective of how education is changing around the world.
The cohort will be made up of HE and K-12 Leaders, CEOs, CTOs, R&D leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, government officials, regulators, and thought leaders. The people that you will meet during the Executive Program represent the future of their industries and countries, and are working on projects that have the potential to reshape the way the world works.
India Education Teams
Program participants will meet leaders and innovators in India’s education market and their teams who host EP participants at their campus, headquarters or boardroom. From CEO’s to international development teams, investors, entrepreneurs and consultants, participants will have unique access to those who are operating in India’s education market. Formal and informal settings on the Program provide many opportunities to make meaningful connections.
The Executive Program includes:
EP Tuition and Program Materials
Site visits and Organised Events
Most meals through the program.
Transport for Program activities, including airport pick up / drop off;
Pre- and in- Program logistical support
The Executive Program does not include:
Airfare to/from Bangalore
Hotel Accommodation (Preferred accomodation at discounted rates will be provided)
Applications are considered on the basis of the fit between the Program and the applicant’s experience and seniority, objectives for the program and ability to contribute to the cohort. The overall diversity of the cohort is also taken into account.
Applications are considered on a rolling basis and will be assessed within 10 working days of receipt.
Each application will be assessed individually. However, should 2 or more people from the same organisation be accepted onto the program, a group discount will be applied.
Favorable rates at a 5-star hotel in a district convenient to the EP will be negotiated for Program participants.
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