Japan's National Strategy for Edtech

Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Government of Japan (METI) has begun to promote edtech in Japan since July 2017. METI would like to create "Agenda Shaper " and "Change Maker" as many as possible to solve various social problems. METI has co-worked with many edtech players in Japan so far, and "Promoting EdTech" is now a National Strategic Goal in Abe ministration. In this session, Keigo Hidaka, the Deputy Director, will explain the outline and main goals of edtech in Japan.

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Format: Future20
Event Type: Session
Track: Leadership
Level: Basic Understanding