Fostering a Global EdTech Ecosystem
June 6, 2016 Leave a comment
In-depth with the founder of Europe’s largest edtech conference.
INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero
Benjamin Vedrenne-Cloquet is Co-Founder of EdTech Europe and an SXSW LAUNCHedu advisory board member. He previously wrote about “The Digitalisation of Education” for EdTech Digest. EdTech Europe is Europe’s largest Education Technology conference for thought leaders, innovators and investors. He is an advisor for SXSW Edu, the world’s largest conference on Innovation in Education. Benjamin is also Partner at IBIS CAPITAL (London), a leading European investment and advisory firm specializing in media and education technology. Formerly Europe’s Head of Strategy, Business Development and New Ventures for Time Warner, Benjamin directly managed the expansion of a portfolio of entertainment, TV (CNN, Cartoon Network) and digital properties spanning across 25 countries and totaling 650 M euros in revenues. Benjamin is non-executive Chairman of Primo ltd, an edtech company designing and manufacturing connected toys. He is a graduate…
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