Vishwas Mudagal, CEO Castle Rock Research India, addressed an audience of educationists and teachers from engineering colleges across the state at the 14th ISTE (Indian Society for Technical Education) Karnataka State Faculty Convention held in Bangalore on 18th and 19th November 2011. The two day State Level Convention was held at PESIT, a premier engineering college in Bangalore which comprised of leading educationists and academicians, paper presentation by eminent people working in the field of technology.
Vishwas brought to light; an ever growing need for technology in higher-education and personalized learning. Highlighting the key gaps in the e-learning and m-learning market, he showcased the need for comprehensive application solution in higher education. As an illustration, he explained as to how SOLARO (www.solaro.in) provides an extended form of course delivery, assessment, assignment automation and communication between the college, faculty and students.
To improve the quality of education, technology intervention is a must. Going forward SOLARO at engineering colleges can assemble quality content aligned to the syllabus and perform continuous tests to give feedback to students. Some of the top colleges in India are now adopting SOLARO to enhance the mechanism of learning, assessment and remediation. The event was a success contributing towards the advancements of technical education.