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The LearnLaunch Across Boundaries conference, now in it’s 5th year, brings together an edtech community – from New England and beyond – interested in driving innovation to transform learning and increase achievement using digital technologies. Educators, education administrators, entrepreneurs, investors, education companies, and technology innovators are all part of the community that attends this yearly event to authentically learn, educate others, and discuss the burning questions of the day.



Advisory Board

The 2016 Across Boundaries Conference Advisory Board Members represents key stakeholders from across the edtech spectrum.

  • Monica Brady-Myerov, Founder & CEO, Listen Current
  • Andrew Calkins, Deputy Director of Next Generation Learning Challenges, Educause
  • Kris Clerkin, Executive Director for College for America, Southern New Hampshire University
  • Wendy Cebula, President & COO, Edx
  • Mary Driscoll, Principal, Edison K8 School at Boston Public Schools
  • Renee Foster, President, Curriculum Associates
  • Kerry Gallagher, Digital Learning Specialist, St. John’s Prep
  • Martin Geoghegan, Principal, John T. Nichols Middle School, Middleborough Public Schools & President, Massachusetts MASCD
  • Karen Greenleaf, Content Strategy, Google for Education
  • Andrew Joseph, VP of Strategic Relations, Amazon Education
  • John J-H Kim, Senior Lecturer of General Management, Harvard Business School
  • Vijay Kumar, Associate Dean of Digital Learning, MIT
  • Jordan Meranus, CEO and Co-Founder, Ellevation Education
  • Jacob Murray, Faculty Director of Professional Education, Boston University School of Education
  • Adam Newman, Founding Partner, Tyton Partners
  • Tom O’Donnell, Director of the Innovation Hub & Visiting Faculty for the Manning School of Business, University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Beth Rabbitt, CEO of The Learning Accelerator
  • Ramji Raghavan, Founder and CEO, Pragya Systems
  • Claudia Reuter, Vice President, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Labs
  • Seth Reynolds, ‎Managing Director, Parthenon-EY
  • Peter Sanchioni, Superintendent of Natick Public Schools (MA)
  • Matt Sigelman, CEO, Burning Glass Technologies
  • Ira Sockowitz, CEO, Learning Games Studios
  • Steve Shapiro, CEO, AcademicMerit
  • Paul Toner, President, Cambridge Strategic Partnerships
  • Bill Triant, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships and Investments, Pearson Education









By the Numbers

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Participants from over 33 states attended the conference in 2016.

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