Join NYC Media Lab for networking events to learn about the Verizon 5G EdTech $100k Challenge. RSVP Today!

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Imagine a hologram teacher, who can beam in to educate on lessons they are experts in. Imagine 5G-enabled VR that can help students with diverse learning needs engage. Imagine high speed capabilities that encourages students to connect to peers worldwide. The Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge is a nationwide open call to find cutting-edge educational technologies that will transform middle school education. 10 Challenge winners will each be awarded a $100K grant, and will partner with Verizon to develop and test their solutions in the 5G environment starting in spring 2019.

NYC Media Lab invites you to join several upcoming information and networking events. There, you'll meet leadership from Verizon, learn about the potential of 5G, and explore how to craft a proposal. 

Join us in NYC:

Thursday, November 8th (6PM-8PM) at Alley Powered by Verizon. RSVP:

Friday, November 9th. Ideation Session at The New School. RSVP:

Join us in Boston: 

Tuesday, November 6th (6:30PM-8:30PM) at Alley Powered by Verizon. RSVP:

Thursday, November 8th (4:30PM-6:00PM) at Harvard Graduate School of Education. RSVP:

Join us in Washington DC:

Wednesday, November 7th (6PM-8PM) at Alley Powered by Verizon. RSVP:

Start the application today...

Let us know you're interested in the Challenge. On Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge application page, submit your team, organization or university details. It'll only take a couple minutes: