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    Date submitted
  • 06-May-2018

Peer-to-peer tutoring

Abstract

Mytut is a peer-to-peer tutoring application which will do to education what Airbnb has done for the hospitality services market. Anyone with a smartphone can offer or request education in a given field and our predictive analytics will match you with the optimal user.

Additional Questions

Who is your customer?

Students in any form; at New Zealand universities and tertiary institutions, senior levels of high schools, anyone seeking tuition.

What problem does this idea/product solve or what market need does it serve?

Mytut solves the woeful inefficiencies of the current tuition market which has no dominant force present to connect supply and demand.

What attributes will make this idea/product successful? Why do you believe that those features will create success?

The use of peer-to-peer tutoring has been used successfully at Stanford University with Sesh and there is no current version of this in New Zealand. Peer to peer is substantially more efficient than the current tutoring companies market formation.

Explain how you (your team) will execute to make this idea/product successful? What gives you (your team) an advantage over others already in the market or new to this market?

Through the use of predictive analytics, the Mytut team will provide an unparalleled app for facilitating educational peer-to-peer transactions. This currently does not exist so we are exploiting a gap in the New Zealand market.