Danielius Stasiulis is one of the founders of EdTech Lithuania and a co-founder & CEO of BitDegree, one of the leading EdTechs in Lithuania. BitDegree (est. 2017) was recently crowned as the Global Champion of the UN-backed World Summit Awards in the field of education for leveraging technology to bring digital skills to the masses. Today, the platform provides digital skills focused short courses and learning paths to 850k+ reskillers and upskillers globally and is recognized for its pioneering research into gamification and learning motivation. Previously, Danielius spent 10 years in management consulting at Civitta, Emerging Europe’s leading consultancy covering 15 countries with 350+ consultants, where he served as a partner and board member developing the Startups and Innovation stream. For his work in building the European startup ecosystems and personal entrepreneurial example, Danielius was awarded the prestigious Junior Achievement Europe FERD’s List honouree title 2019 and was named as one of the 5 exemplary Junior Achievement Lithuania alumni from over the last 25 years in 2018. In 2020, Danielius was recognised by Global Lithuanian Leaders with other BitDegree co-founders as the Lithuanian leaders whose ideas lead globally. Danielius earned a BSc in Economics and Business from the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga and was a visiting scholar to UC Berkeley at Skydeck accelerator. In his free time, He is an ultra trail runner and a proud husband and father.
15:30 - 16:45 EdTech Innovators. Startup area