There used to be a time when the education sector moved at glacial speed. Now, with access to game-changing technologies and increasing international investment, change takes place almost by the hour. As in past years, KIES 2018 will bring a global, hands-on perspective, covering emerging trends, cutting-edge technologies, innovative business models and new delivery methods in education – all while staying focused on the needs of local institutions, students and businesses. KIES 2018 will serve as an interactive platform for educators, thought leaders, investors, policy makers and business leaders as we work together – Anticipating Problems and Enabling Solutions. ( + )
Education industry experts discuss the challenges and develop solutions through thought provoking panels.
Be a part of the discussion. Our panels and workshops are interactive to allow for maximum audience participation.
Along with the outstanding content, KIES 2018 intentionally provides ample time for networking.
Focus on Asia
Investors, Policy Makers, Education CXOs
Changes in the educational market have begun to occur, and are gathering pace: Revenues for traditional universities taking degrees online growing at 30%+ pa, number of colleges offering competency-based education growing by 3x between 2015-20, boot-camp graduates doubling every year since 2013.
Fundraising is a critical task for every startup founder, a trial by fire that is at once exciting and exasperating.
The skill evolution cycle (pace at which new skills and micro-skills are being demanded due to changing jobs, changing work-life balance opportunities, more transactional expectations of the millennials) is rapidly accelerating and rapidly shrinking; and, this has a strong impact on the ROI expected from education and skilling.