The Aspen Institute Presents the Education Innovation Forum & Expo

Leveraging i3 to Drive an Innovation Culture

This unique, invitation-only event will bring together over 500 of our nation's leading education innovators and philanthropic, for-profit and institutional investors, with some of the country's most creative public and private sector leaders to address the most intractable challenges facing American education. The Forum will also feature an interactive Expo to showcase leading non-profit and for-profit education innovations including high scoring applicants from the competitive Investing in Innovation Fund (i3).

Key Objectives:

  • Create a national stage to feature investment ready non-profit and for profit educational innovations
  • Foster an education policy environment that is more innovation and investment friendly
  • Showcase highscoring i3 projects
  • Attract more private equity investment to promising education innovations
  • Provide an enduring platform for connecting innovators with venture capitalists, social innovation investors, educators and policymakers
  • Engage thought leaders from other sectors in creating a robust education innovation and R&D infrastructure
Event Sponsors:
AT&TKauffman: The Foundation of EntrepreneurshipHoughton Mifflin HarcourtWarburg PincusCollege Board
Stupski FoundationNews CorporationGoldman SachsScholasticTarget
Our Partners Include:
Investors Circle   StartL
In Cooperation with the U.S. Department of Education