Launched in 2012, Education Investment MENA has firmly established itself as the leading community for investors, operators, educators and regulators to improve investments and partnerships in private education in MENA.
As demand for exceptional education in the region increases, the event continues to evolve, to ensure we're delivering the most relevant, valuable and applicable information for everyone involved in improving education delivery in MENA.
See how we've evolved and get involved in developing our future
2012: What is investing into education in MENA? A comparatively new concept for the region, we addressed the fundamentals of investing into the education sector across the region. As the first gathering of the education and investment community in the region, key questions were raised and addressed as to the viability of successful partnerships between educators and investors.
2013: What are the practicalities of investing into education in MENA? Our second edition addressed the regulatory, financial and operational challenges of developing expansion, partnership and growth strategies in education businesses in MENA. With an increase in deal activity in the region and two new education-specific funds launched at the event, there was greater positivity towards education business partnerships in MENA.
2014: How do you deliver exceptional education businesses in MENA? This year, we'll focus on how to build outstanding institutions that serve the needs of tomorrow's learners. Going beyond the traditional bricks and mortar of education, we'll look at how innovation, technology and exceptional business leadership can transform education businesses into successful, profitable and scaleable ventures.