Agora’s Wyatt Oren to Moderate Panel on Hybrid Learning Models at ASU+GSV Summit 2023
RTE Pioneer’s Director of Sales and Education Lead to Shepherd Industry Expert Discussion About Technology’s Influence on Hybrid Learning Models
SAN FRANCISCO, CA – April 12, 2023 – Agora, Inc. (NASDAQ: API), a pioneer and leading platform for real-time engagement APIs, today announced that Wyatt Oren, the company’s Director of Sales, will serve as moderator for a panel discussion at the upcoming ASU+GSV Summit, a premier event for innovators in the education technology space, on April 17, 2023. The panel, titled “Future of School: Hybrid Learning Models are Here to Stay,” will take place from 3:50 to 4:30 PM (at Promenade A/B, Level 3), and delve into the impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on the growing adoption of hybrid learning models and the way technology has enabled that transformation.
The discussion will unite industry experts to discuss the potential of hybrid learning models that blend face-to-face instruction with digital tools for a more personalized learning experience that enhances flexibility and accessibility while empowering students to learn at their own pace and in their preferred environment.
With extensive experience in the edtech industry and a key role in driving Agora’s growth in the K-12 sector, Oren will lead the conversation with panelists from prominent edtech companies and institutions. The panel includes Ted Brodheim (CIO Advisor, Zoom), Eric Westendorf (Co-founder and Co-CEO, Coursello), Yan (Sara) Gu (COO, ClassIn), Jason Bedford (SVP Domestic Markets, Class Technologies), and Barry Malkin (CEO, Carnegie Learning).
“I am honored to preside over such a timely discussion, especially as hybrid learning models continue to shape the future of K-12 education,” said Wyatt Oren, Director of Sales at Agora. “Our collective insights and experiences can drive innovative solutions that empower students, teachers, and institutions to succeed in a rapidly evolving world. At Agora, we’re committed to providing real-time engagement tools that foster collaboration and enrich learning experiences for everyone, regardless of their location.”
The panel will specifically examine how hybrid learning models can improve teacher-student interaction, boost critical thinking skills, and increase student engagement and motivation. The discussion will also explore how this new era of K-12 education can prioritize student-centered learning, adaptive technology, and innovative teaching approaches.
Agora’s platform has played a critical role in enabling real-time engagement for hybrid learning solutions, helping educators and students stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. As schools continue adapting to changing circumstances and seek to further incorporate technology into their curriculums, Agora is dedicated to supporting the development and implementation of hybrid learning models that drive academic success.
Tony Zhao, Founder and CEO of Agora, commented, “The ASU+GSV Summit is an ideal platform for us to share our insights and experiences in the edtech industry. We’re confident Wyatt’s expertise in the space will help drive a rich and in-depth conversation about the role emerging technologies will ultimately play in the way students learn and thrive in hybrid environments.”
For more information about Agora’s involvement in the ASU+GSV Summit or the company’s real-time engagement solutions for education, please visit www.agora.io.
About Agora, Inc.
Agora, Inc. (NASDAQ: API) is a pioneer and leading platform for real-time engagement APIs, enabling developers to deliver rich, interactive experiences across various industries, including education, gaming, social media, and enterprise collaboration. Agora’s mission is to make real-time engagement ubiquitous, allowing everyone to interact with anyone, in any application, anytime, and anywhere. To learn more, visit www.agora.io.