What is enlightED?

EnlightED is an international conference that brings together experts in education, technology and innovation to fuel debate on education in the digital era. Telefónica Foundation and IE University are co-organizing the event which is set to take place on October 3 – 5 in Madrid as part of South Summit 2018.


Are you an #EdTech Startup?

If your startup is about to reinvent education in a digital world, don’t miss out enlightED Awards, the international Edtech Startup Competition presented by IE University, Telefónica and South Summit where selected startups will have the opportunity to gain visibility, access education partners, and meet with potential investors.

The 10 finalist edtech startups will travel to Madrid - travel and accommodation expenses covered - to pitch their projects. They will be eligible for the Enlighted Awards, which are:

· Winner of enlightEd awards, who will compete for the final prize of the South Summit with their other verticals.

· IE University prize for the “Best Startup in Higher Education”

· Telefónica Foundation prize for the “Startup with the Biggest Social Impact on Education”

· Wayra & Telefonica Education Digital prize for the “Best Technology Solution for Learning and Education”

Don’t miss the opportunity! Applications open until August 17th www.enlighted.education

#enlighted @enlight_ED @IE_ventures @IEuniversity


Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, 9pm

5 Calle Cifuentes

Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid

The Conference take place on October 3-5 at the La Nave exhibition center in Madrid, and will form part of South Summit 2018.