Unesco Award Winning Entrepreneur from Myanmar
CEO and an educator, Ms. Hla Hla Win is on a mission to democratize access to quality education by leveraging Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and other mobile phone technologies. She received her master’s degree from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and her undergraduate degree in Education from William Penn University and a leadership diploma from East West Center at Hawaii University. Hla Hla was also selected for the prestigious Singularity University program, based in NASA research center in Silicon Valley for the program for entrepreneurs to address big problems where they can impact a billion users. After launching the 360ed company in Silicon Valley, she moved the headquarter to Myanmar and has built a team of 70 individuals. 360ed is providing policy advice, conducting teachers training and applying technological innovation to pedagogy in Myanmar. Their work had been recognized by UNESCO and received an award for innovation in digital technologies in February 2018 at UNESCO headquarters in Paris. Hla Hla is now heading Myanmar office and working on EdTech projects dedicated to bringing scalable, immediate, and exponential impacts in transforming national education and beyond.