At the virtual panel discussion, hear from subject matter experts about who adult learners are, their unique career navigation needs, and considerations for designing digital tools to support them. The session will culminate with a live Q&A.

Speakers include:

  • Eric Nesheim, Interim Managing Director at Northstar Digital Strategies
  • Hector Martinez, Director of Adult Education at Kansas Board of Regents
  • Jen Vanek,┬áDirector of Digital Learning and Research, U.S. at World Ed


A video recording and transcript will be published following the session.

Review the challenge FAQ

The Future Finder Challenge has published a summary of frequently asked questions and answers. Answered questions include the level of fidelity required for Stage 1 prototypes, whether the challenge is seeking new or existing tools, and whether tools need to be designed for all adult learners. Entrants are encouraged to review the complete list as they prepare their submissions.

Enter the $1 million challenge by December 15

Stage 1 submissions are due by 6:00 p.m. ET on December 15, 2022. To get started, explore the submission form and review the selection criteria. Teams are encouraged to explore the challenge resources to learn more about adult learners, the adult ed ecosystem, and career navigation support. Register for the challenge community to identify opportunities to collaborate with others or add members to your team.

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