Opportunities Across Australia and Vietnam: Summit

A virtual summit with Australian and Vietnamese EdTech sector experts to share their key learnings.

Australian and Vietnamese EdTech offer innovative digital solutions designed to support students with new and enhanced learning experiences.

Join a virtual summit for administrators and educators to learn about innovation models driving digital learning experiences in K-12 Schools and how EdTech is being used to deliver hybrid learning experiences that extend the university campus to reach the world. In addition, the program will discuss the Australian EdTech sector and showcase select EdTech from Australia and Vietnam.


22nd February – 1:00-4:30 pm AEDT | 09:00-12:30 pm ICT

Sessions include:

Innovating the learner experience with new technologies

In recent years schools have had to accelerate and advance their online capabilities. They must continue to drive their digital innovation agenda and the digital learning experiences for students. This session will discuss how to maximise the learner experience with technology. Leading educators from Australia and Vietnam will share their experience developing and implementing digital innovation strategies in K-12 schools with consideration to access and equity challenges.

Speakers include:

– Mark Greentree – Director, Technology for Learning (T4L) at the NSW Department of Education

– Tim Watts – Chief Revenue Officer, Compass Education

– Mr. Ton Quang Cuong the Dean, Faculty of Educational Technology, University of Education, Vietnam National University (VNU-UEd)

Hybrid Learning: Seamless higher education experiences for students

The learner experience is in the spotlight like never before. There has been a steep increase in innovations in this area as student outcomes are enhanced and accelerated with the use of technology. Join us as a panel of experts from Australia and Vietnam discuss the connection between technology and the university campus. And how innovation in the university delivery model creates possibilities for students, their learning journey, and the opportunity to reach more learners around the world.

Speakers include:

– Martin Dougiamas – Founder & CEO, Moodle

– Gordon Scott – Managing Director, Successful Graduate

– Mr Nguyễn Thành Nam, Founder, FUNiX

EdTech in Australia

The Australian EdTech sector leverages the high quality international education sector and globally recognised Australian Qualifications Framework. It is a rapidly growing sector offering high quality education innovation and technology solutions globally. This session features representatives from EdTech hubs in Australia providing an overview of the Australian EdTech landscape and how attractive Australia is as a destination for EdTech, and for Vietnamese partnership.

Speakers include:

– David Linke – Managing Director, EduGrowth

– Huong Ngo – Senior Business Development Manager, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

– Mr Kien Van Nguyen – NSW Trade and Investment Director, Vietnam

– Rebecca Hall – Commissioner for Victoria, South East Asia, Victorian Government

The Australia-Vietnam EdTech Innovation Exchange

Supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, this cross-cultural exchange will bring together Australian and Vietnamese EdTech organisations. In this program, they will be guided through workshops with researchers, entrepreneurs, and other sector experts to understand what is involved to be successful in each other’s respective markets.

About EduGrowth

Through connection and collaboration, we accelerate Australia’s EdTech ecosystem globally. EduGrowth also runs a series of programs and events to help the Australian EdTech industry grow globally.

To learn more about how EduGrowth can support you or to get a copy of our Australian EdTech Ecosystem snapshot visit edugrowth.org.au or subscribe to receive news and program notifications.