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Agents of Discovery Chosen to Compete in the 2018 Future of Education Technology Conference Pitchfest
Kelowna, BC, January 16, 2017 — Agents of Discovery, the educational technology platform and mobile game that gets kids outside, active, and learning about the world around them, today announced they were chosen to participate in the 2018 FETC Pitchfest, a competition allowing educators and a panel of judges to determine the hottest tools and resources coming to the edtech market.
Agents of Discovery will be one of twelve startups to showcase their cutting-edge products and services to more than 10,000 professionals representing districts, schools, and classrooms. Chosen by industry accelerators, Agents of Discovery will showcase how their platform uses the latest in augmented reality and interactive learning to facilitate play, thinking, and problem solving.
“We are thrilled to be one of the twelve chosen startups to present at FETC Pitchfest,” said Mary Clark, CEO and Founder of Agents of Discovery. “This is a phenomenal conference and opportunity for startups at the forefront of educational technology really working to make a difference in the classroom.”
The FETC Pitchfest has developed a reputation for being the ideal opportunity for industry analysts and investors to discover innovative companies.
Each startup will have five minutes to present and up to three minutes to answer questions from the judges. The panel of judges includes superintendents, administrators, and CIOs selected from a broad range of backgrounds in education and technology. The winner will be determined by the judges and audience polling.
About Agents of Discovery
Agents of Discovery, winner of the 2016 Best App-Based Game at the European Conference on Game Based Learning, is an innovative educational tech platform that utilizes web, mobile and the latest in augmented reality technologies to get kids active and learning about the world around them. Agents of Discovery provides educators with a unique way to gamify information, incentivizing kids to be active while learning and exploring. The easy-to-use Mission Maker allows educators to pull challenges from their extensive Agency Library or to create customized content specific to their site. Educators can then easily publish Missions for kids to complete on tablets or their own smart devices. For more information, please visit www.agentsofdiscovery.com