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CompetitorsHow we diﬀerentiate:
GAMIFICATIONBy incentivizing students with badges andcredits, we drive contribution of quality content.
STRUCTUREDCONTENTThe next step for us is not only to allowstudents to contribute their self-createdmaterial, but also provide them with the meansto curate content from other sources, and bringit all back to Notesolution in a structured format.
VIDEOWe produce scalable video tutorials forcommon university subjects across all schools.
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The A-TeamCEO & Co-founderJack TaiCOO & Co-founderKevin WuVideo Lead & Co-founderJackey LiVP Marketing, UX/UIMaggie Peng• CRO at Velti• VP Communications atMicrosoftHarry Patz• Leading Accelerator in Canada• Backed by Real VenturesFounderFuelEXPERIENCEINVESTORS• Gris Global Groupe,LLCYorkville Advisors• FounderFuel mentorJamie O’hara
NextRollout of structuredcourse guide$800,000 in seed financing$MAY 2013Development of a nativedocument viewer withcollaboration toolsSEPT 201325,000 courses coveredActive across 100universities in NorthAmericaJAN 2014Successfully tested oursubscription model for asemester Develop strategicpartnerships to helpus scale in bothusers and contentMobile/tablet optimization300,000 users
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85-90%Completion rate2020Views79Purchases$2105Revenue$1705Profit$400 production cost* The revenue will not match $34.99* 79 because we had early birds where students can purchase the videos at $29.99 in the first few days.
International Students from China220,000 Chinese studentsenrolled in US publicuniversities increasing at40% annuallySource: http://www.wes.org/ewenr/11nov/feature.htm80,000 Chinese studentsenrolled in Canadian publicuniversities increasing at17% annuallySource:http://www.asiapacific.ca/sites/default/files/filefield/studentsurveyreport.pdfInternational students pay3x times the tuition atpublic universitiesInternational spending inthe US: 220,000 students *38,000/year = 8.3Billion/yearSource:http://rendezvous.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/02/07/how-chinese-students-pay-u-s-tuitions/International spending inCanada: 80,000 students *25,000/year = 2 Billion/yearSource:http://www.asiapacific.ca/sites/default/files/filefield/studentsurveyreport.pdfCA first year drop rate: 14%US first year drop rate: 27.8%http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2009/09/20/1_in_6_firstyear_university_students_wont_make_the_grade.htmlhttp://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d09/tables/dt09_198.asp