Launch has found a home among the forward-thinking SXSW EDU community as a place to experience and preview what’s next and new in the education landscape. The cutting-edge technologies and innovations in learning that debut as part of Launch play a crucial role in supporting various education stakeholders. For many finalists, this is a launchpad to funding that can change the trajectory of their company. Some well-respected education companies that have been winners and finalists include Kahoot!, Clever, Elsa, and Amira Learning.
The pairing of the entrepreneurial and education communities offers unique benefits to all diverse education communities. The competition is a great opportunity for early-stage startups seeking market exposure, investment, and potential strategic partnerships.
The Launch Startup Competition is open to all SXSW EDU attendees.