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Startup Profile: Eliademy

Name: Eliademy
Website: www.eliademy.com
Headquarters: Helsinki, Finland
Vertical: Higher Education, Continuing Education, MOOCs
Tech: Web App, Mobile App

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How Video will Revolutionise E-Learning for Professionals and Organisations

Forrester Research calculated that one minute of video is the equivalent of 1.8 million words. Today, a large part of learning can be done by video rather than by complex content modules. This learning format is much easier to design and allows any employee to train at their own pace and with greater autonomy.

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EDBRIEF: Ecole Polytechnique launches Entrepreneurship MOOC

Ecole Polytechnique, one of the leading French institutions in the higher education space, will launch the first part of its three-part entrepreneurship MOOC on OpenClassrooms on March 24th.

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HEDLINE: The Maker of Eliademy CBTec raises Seed Round

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CBTec, the Finnish startup behind the LMS / MOOC platform Eliademy raised seed funding from Inventure. Though the amount has not been disclosed, TechCrunch estimates the round at €200.000.

Eliademy is also planning to raise a €4 million Series A by December 2014.

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HEDLINE: iversity starts Spring Semester with new Certifications

iversity, one of the leading European MOOC platforms, announced three new types of certifications along with the list of new courses for the spring semester 2014.

The certifications come in a three tier plan, priced at €49, €99 and €149.

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