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Marvelous start to 2018, with another laurel bagged by the JK Business School, Gurugram for the Best ICT initiative in Higher Education at EdTech Review Summit 2018, where forward-looking themes in the global educational technology landscape were explored. Ed Tech Review Summit invited applications for the Best initiatives from across Higher Education Institutes and the Top MBA/PGDM College in India and announced JKBS as the out performer in the Best ICT initiative in Higher Ed, category this 3rd Feb.
EdTech Review (ETR) is a community of, and for everybody engaged in education technology to connect and collaborate both online and offline to discover, learn, utilize and share about the best ways technology can improve learning, teaching, and leading in the 21st century.
Sessions and Panel discussions focused on mapping and meeting future demand for technology in education, the growth of EdTech in India (and beyond), challenges faced by education entrepreneurs, and how to let them stay relevant in the face of current challenges, the Summit brought together some odd 300 participants from various cities, representing government officials, education entrepreneurs, investors to engage and exchange ideas and some of the best practices.
The three-day EdTech Review
Expo showcased products and technologies from the most inventive startups and established EdTech companies from India and across the world. The event curated 40+ leading education and technology companies to present experiential and innovative products and solutions and was attended by EdTech Start-ups & Entrepreneurs, Investors, Accelerators & Incubators, Education/EdTech/Product Companies, Corporate – CEOs, CMOs, MD, VP, Management, Govt. Officials, Freelance Educators, Trainers & Working Professionals, Business and Foundation Leaders to network, engage and explore.
ICT initiatives of JKBS-
JK Business School has been defining the next frontier in education by offering the best technology that drives productivity and efficiency into the system.
JKBS has been a pioneer in adopting and customizing an Android based App Learning Management System for its course delivery and attendance management. The platform facilitates faculty and students to come on a common platform to receive presentations, submit assignments, study material, discuss queries, reminders, attendance, videos etc.
JKBS is amongst the early adopter for Digital transactions at the campus and is recognized to be the first campus in North to be a PayTM campus with all the transactions (Fee submission to day-to-day transactions) been done via e-cash only.
Carving the edge for Future leaders-
From a co-working shared space to a collaborative ecosystem, the adopted tech trends have always assisted steering the growth of the Institute at all levels. From improved Industry- Academia relations, well connected Alumni community, Industry anchored learning curve, to relevance in the education space, the tech trends adopted by the institute have played vital role and aided JK Business School to be known as one of the Top MBA/PGDM College in India.