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A collaborative, multimedia, online content creation and publishing platform for educators and learners in K to 12 and advanced education.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Champel, Geneva, GE, Switzerland
  • Currency CHF
  • Founded September 2008
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

MyDocumenta is building a global community of educators and learners in schools and universities to empower them to innovate and collaborate across borders to decentralize the creation and publishing of educational content. Our platform enables interactive teaching and learning that imparts 21st century skills such collaboration, creativity, digital literacy and critical thinking; meeting the global drive for education reform.


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    Cristina Casanova
    Chief Technology Officer

    Co-founder of MYDOCUMENTA. Specialist in online creativity tools. Awards: Educational Materials in Electronic Format, Madrid 2007; International Digital Art Awards, 2005 (Australia), Quality Seal nomination for the EUROPRIX 2002 (Paris), Möbius International Prizes for Artistic Culture 2001 (Beijing), “The New York Digital Salon: Selected Works Show” (New York, 2001).
    Fine Arts, University of Barcelona, MA in Arts and New Technologies, European

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    Andrea Contino
    Chief Marketing Officer

    Co-founder of MYDOCUMENTA, Specialist in educational psychology. His career focused on research of educational innovation by exploring the relationship between art and pedagogy. Professor of Art Education at the Academy of Fine Arts, Brescia (Italy) and coordinator of the Erasmus Project LABA 2000-2006
    Honors degree in psychology from University of La Sapienza, Rome, MA in Art Education from the University of Barcelona.

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    Sherif El Diwany
    Chief Business Officer

    A Swiss-Egyptian independent businessman with an accomplished record of leadership in complex international, regional and country-level ventures directing multidisciplinary and multicultural teams; with an innovative and strategic approach.
    Career achievement: introduction technology to the Egyptian Customs 1999, automated risk management and valuation to three Customs Authorities 2003-4; automated tracking of transit vehicles one Arab Customs

Previous Investors

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    Founders Cristina Casanova and Andrea Contino
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    Lourdes Casanova, Prof of Strategy, INSEAD
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    Sherif El Diwany, Chief Business Officer, MyDocunenta