Learnings from ASU GSV: Key Trends to Watch in EdTech
08/09/2021

Learnings from ASU GSV: Key Trends to Watch in EdTech

Last month, a couple of LEGO Ventures team members went to San Diego for the 2021 ASU+GSV Summit. This blog explores some highlights and three major themes of the conference.

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Fundraising Tips for EdTech Companies: Advice from our Portfolio
29/07/2021

Fundraising Tips for EdTech Companies: Advice from our Portfolio

Since the start of the pandemic, the EdTech market has seen a dramatic increase in investment. So we asked three of our portfolio company founders for their reflections and advice when fundraising as an EdTech company.

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D&I Series Pt 2: Meet our partners
30/06/2021

D&I Series Pt 2: Meet our partners

In this article, we launch Part 2 in our D&I series, introducing our partners for 2021. We have joined forces with leading organisations across the globe to support and facilitate this journey as we learn and explore best practices.

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5 Steps to Improve your Startup’s Marketing Strategy
15/06/2021

5 Steps to Improve your Startup’s Marketing Strategy

An integrated marketing plan targets the right audience, increases traffic, qualifies leads, boosts sales, and ultimately grows your business.

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D&I Series Pt 1: Building a more diverse & inclusive ecosystem
27/05/2021

D&I Series Pt 1: Building a more diverse & inclusive ecosystem

In this article, we launch Part 1 of our D&I Series. We believe that in order to inspire and develop ALL the builders of tomorrow, we must actively include diverse minds in shaping the world we want to live in.

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Area9 Lyceum Receives Strategic Investment from LEGO Ventures  
13/04/2021

Area9 Lyceum Receives Strategic Investment from LEGO Ventures  

Area9 Lyceum brings together more than two decades of learning research and advanced computer science in its next-generation learning platforms for K-12, higher education, and workforce education.

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LEGO Ventures announces new leader: Cecilia Qvist
18/03/2021

LEGO Ventures announces new leader: Cecilia Qvist

Cecilia Qvist has been appointed as the new Head of LEGO Ventures, with an aim to broaden the impact of Learning-through-Play, LEGO Ventures is strengthening its focus on two strategic investment spaces: ‘Digital Play’ and ‘SuperCharging Education’.

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International Women’s Day – Our Inspirational Women
08/03/2021

International Women’s Day – Our Inspirational Women

To celebrate International Women's Day this year, we asked the women across the LEGO Ventures team to name a woman, past or present, they consider to be 'inspirational’.

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2020 – A Year Like No Other
16/12/2020

2020 – A Year Like No Other

We look back on an extraordinary year and reflect on how, despite obstacles, our team has managed to learn, create, and play - together.

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The importance of 21st Century skills: Why we invest in founders, not just startups
20/11/2020

The importance of 21st Century skills: Why we invest in founders, not just startups

Jamie Beaumont, our Managing Partner, explains how investing in 21st Century Skills is just as much about Founders as it is their companies.

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