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ASU + GSV Summit 2023: Ensuring Equal Opportunities to the Future of Education

ASU + GSV Summit 2023: Ensuring Equal Opportunities to the Future of Education

Edmentum will join colleagues from some of the world’s most innovative learning technology companies at the ASU + GSV Summit: Brave New World in a few weeks. Held April 17-19 in San Diego, California, this annual event brings together educators, industry leaders, investors, and entrepreneurs to discuss and debate opportunities to ensure equal opportunities in education.  The Summit fosters a space to collaborate, share knowledge, and develop resources needed to ensure the greatest impact.

Join members of the Edmentum executive team at one of three panel discussions focused on the critical role that personalized learning and technology play in driving education forward. Jamie Candee, Edmentum President & CEO, and other industry leaders will highlight recommendations for how we can improve learning outcomes through technology, as well as dive into how the use of AI in education can provide value. Learn more about each of the sessions below:

Monday, April 17

Can We Finally Use the Proliferated Data to Drive K-12 Outcomes?

Digital solutions produce tons of data and analytics. But how to make sense of it all? How can we bring data sources together to personalize for the whole child, deliver a coordinated classroom experience, and improve workflow for educators? New ideas, approaches, and a vision for the future of the classroom of data interoperability.

Time: 2:10 – 2:50pm

Location: Coronado B, Level 4


  • Shawn Smith, McGraw Hill
  • Advait Shinde, GoGuardian
  • Gavin Cooney, Learnosity
  • Todd Mahler, Edmentum
  • Diana Hawari, Dysart Unified School District
  • Lynzi Ziegenhagen, Renaissance Learning (Moderator)

Tuesday, April 18

Has EdTech Really Changed Anything? Can EdTech Drive Results in a Brave New World?

Has EdTech lived up to its promises or has it been too co-opted by legacy? Over 10 years into the scaled delivery of digital education and EdTech needs a culture change. Despite $20B invested in educational technology solutions, results are down in aggregate, as shown by NAEP results. What has to change to make it effective? Why hasn't EdTech been a bigger contributor to driving improved outcomes? This panel of leaders and innovators will share what we need to do as investors, developers and users to change the future of what effective EdTech in 2030 will look like.

Time: 10:10 – 10:50am

Location: Seaport Ballroom F-G, Level 2


  • Mark Angel, Amira Learning
  • Paul LeBlanc, Southern New Hampshire University
  • Jamie Candee, Edmentum
  • Kent Pekel, Rochester Public Schools
  • Kristen Fox, Tyton Partners
  • Jake Bryant, McKinsey & Company (Moderator)


Wednesday April 19

AI-Personalized Learning

As Generative AI is taking over the world, Personalization is playing an ever more critical role in education. Whether in B2C or B2B, companies that successfully create an AI edge will deliver the highest value to learners and achieve the best retention with the highest LTV over time. Hear from leaders who are supercharging learning and productivity using AI. The 2023 Star Track is presented in partnership with William Blair.

Time: 10:00 – 10:40am

Location: Promenade A/B, Level 3


  • Andew Grauer, Learneo
  • Lex Bayer, Quizlet
  • Jamie Candee, Edmentum
  • Himanshu Palsule, Cornerstone OnDemand
  • Alexandra Argo, GSV Ventures (Moderator)

We’re looking forward to developing meaningful connections with the wide network of industry leaders, investors, entrepreneurs, and educators at ASU + GSV 2023. If you are attending the conference, please consider attending one of our insightful sessions. See you in San Diego!

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Brittany Voges

Brittany Voges currently serves as a Content and Social Media Specialist at Edmentum, and has been with the company since 2016. Before her time at Edmentum, Brittany studied Elementary Education, and eventually went on to teach 4th grade in Title 1 schools. Because of her background in education, Brittany is passionate about providing educators across the United States and the world with the tools and best practices to empower their students each day in the classroom.