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18.06.2019 ProFuturo launches “Artificial Intelligence in Education” reference document in Spain

  On Monday 24 June, ProFuturo will be launching the reference document “Artificial Intelligence in Education: Challenges and Opportunities for Development” in Spain. The document was formulated in partnership with UNESCO and experts from the field of AI, and was officially launched during Paris Mobile Learning Week in March. The launch will take place at […]

10.06.2019 The education start-ups, Cerebriti, Eedi, and UBBU, will “pilot” their projects at ProFuturo schools

The initiatives submitted by the start-ups, Cerebriti (Spain), Eedi (Great Britain), and UBBU (Portugal), were the winners of the program, “Challenges in education, ProFuturo environment”. The call for projects was launched by ProFuturo with the support of Wayra, an open innovation hub that connects technology start-ups with Telefónica, whose objectives include both supporting innovation for […]

24.05.2019 ProFuturo begins its activity in the Caribbean in Guyana

ProFuturo and the Organization of American States (OAS) have signed an agreement with the Ministry of Education of Guyana to implement an education programme, which will benefit over 5,000 boys and girls from vulnerable environments in that country. The signing of this agreement represents the official launch of the project in the Caribbean, which will […]

‘Retos’, a publication for learning about the state of digital education in vulnerable environments

‘Social inclusion through digital education’ is the name of the first edition of Retos (Challenges), a publication that can be downloaded in PDF format and that brings together the main lines, trends and conclusions about the subjects discussed in the ProFuturo Observatory. The Observatory originated with the mission of analysing the most relevant questions regarding […]

21.05.2019 ‘Retos’ 2 analyses inclusive and personalized digital learning

The mission of the ProFuturo Observatory is to address the most relevant questions about digital education in vulnerable environments of developing countries. ‘Retos’ [“Challenges”] is a publication that brings together the main lines, trends and conclusions about the subjects discussed in the Observatory. The purpose is to take a hard look at these subjects, consequently […]

28.03.2019 World Vision details its plans with ProFuturo to ensure digital education in the Philippines

The World Vision Foundation International is ProFuturo’s global partner in the Philipines. Together they have launched a digital education program in Luzon and Visayas. World Vision Foundation International National Director, Rommel V. Fuerte, presented the organization’s ongoing digital education initiatives as part of the Department of Education (DepEd)’s Cyber Expo conference and exhibition summit. The […]

20.03.2019 ProFuturo and Wayra will give three startups the opportunity to develop their projects for innovation in educational environments

ProFuturo, a program sponsored by Fundación Telefónica and “la Caixa”, has joined with Wayra, Telefónica’s startup accelerator, to launch a worldwide call to identify solutions that complement their program of digital education and pedagogical innovation in vulnerable environments in Latin America, sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. The program, whose aim is to narrow the educational and […]

13.03.2019 The fourth edition of the ProFuturo Race will take place on April 7 in Madrid

After the success of the previous edition, which raised 18,000 euros, the ProFuturo charity race returns to the Spanish capital next April 7. On its fourth anniversary, the event (which shares the date and itinerary with the Movistar Half Marathon), will start and end in the Paseo del Prado in Madrid at 9 am. The aim […]

08.03.2019 ProFuturo and the UNESCO present the six challenges for applying artificial intelligence in education

Did you know that artificial intelligence applied to education is closer than we think? One of the challenges facing today’s society is to use digital technology to enable quality education and promote opportunities for everyone. This was the point of departure for the eighth edition of Mobile Learning Week, held in Paris from 4 to 8 […]