Events > Northern Powerhouse Education (including EdTech) 2022

Northern Powerhouse Education

(including EdTech)




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Over the last year, education has changed dramatically. Within schools, colleges and universities, in addition to training providers, we have seen the rise of e-learning, and teaching being undertaken remotely and on digital platforms. EdTech is a fast growing sector with opportunities opening up around the world. As technology advances and education evolves students can access learning irrespective of location.


Upcoming Webinars

Market Briefing Webinar: Education Landscape and Opportunities in LATAC

13 October, 15:00 - 16:00 UKT | 11:00 - 12:00 BRT

  • Overview of the Education landscape in LATAC
  • Key tips on how to do business in the region
  • Deep dive into EdTech and ELT opportunities
  • Upcoming activities and how to engage with DIT at post




More EdTech activity will be launched in due course - register to be the first to know about it!

The above webinar is part of our wider Northern Powerhouse levelling-up sector campaign focusing on the Education Technology (EdTech) sector. The sector is one of the key industries in several regions of the UK, including the Northern Powerhouse, and one that is being targeted for support as part of the levelling up agenda. The programme is aimed at education providers from across the North.


Introductory Webinar: Exploiting Education Opportunities Overseas (including EdTech) – Intellectual Property and Contractual Considerations

For companies involved in the EdTech sector this introductory webinar focuses on entering new markets, protecting your technology, and contractual considerations. This introductory session, with the opportunity for questions, will be looking at some of the key intellectual property and contractual considerations when trading in tech abroad such as:

  • Routes into international markets from direct selling, incorporation, franchising, agency and distribution.
  • Internationalising terms and conditions
  • Navigating local regulatory compliance
  • The categories of IP
  • Myths and reality
  • Cost and risk

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Market Briefing Webinar: EdTech Opportunities in Malaysia

The Department for International Trade (DIT) in Malaysia and the Northern Powerhouse jointly hosted a webinar to provide organisations in the EdTech sector with an overview of the Malaysian market and opportunities in this subsector. This market briefing highlights how the UK and Malaysia can foster collaboration through EdTech expertise and capabilities.

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On registering for this event, we will be collecting personal information as part of our registration process. This information will be processed and shared within the Department for International Trade (DIT) and with selected third parties for purposes connected with DIT performing a task in the public interest or to fulfil an official function and the task or function has a clear basis in law. DIT takes your privacy very seriously. Your personal data shall be processed according to the Department for International Trade’s Fair Processing Notice.

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Maximise your growth potential in the EdTech sector

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