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Edutech announces Partnership with Labster to launch Virtual Reality solutions for STEM education

8 December 2016

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Edutech and Labster announce their partnership, aimed at progressing the next generation of researchers and scientists from the Middle East to change the world.

Labster develops fully interactive laboratory simulations to empower STEM students. Labster unifies a cutting-edge virtual environment with robust content to drive student engagement and increase learning outcomes, all while significantly reducing educational costs. By using Labster’s next generation simulations, both school and university students can perform open-ended investigations with simulated lab equipment. Labster uses storytelling to contextualize each simulation in real-world scenarios, and simulations are further enhanced by 3D molecular animations and guided assessments tools.

Edutech, a pioneer and a leader in technology solutions for education and learning is working with academic institutions and government across the Middle East to implement Labster into their teaching strategies and curriculum. Shameema Parveen, CEO of Edutech commented “With innovation high on the agenda of governments across the Middle East, Labster offers academic institutions an opportunity to provide their students with the newest methods of learning which are Virtual Reality & Interactive Simulations, an essential to keep students engaged. Labster is also addressing the challenge to inspire more students from our region to pursue STEM careers by creating an immersive learning experience which has proven to dramatically increase learning outcomes. We are excited to be at the forefront of the next frontier of VR in learning with Labster”.

About Labster

Labster is the global leader in providing full interactive, virtual laboratory simulations to higher education. Founded in Copenhagen in 2012, their pioneering labs engage students and increase participation in STEM curricula – all while increasing student outcomes and improving retention rates. Labster prioritizes students and works closely with university partners to deliver labs that best augment academic performance. Learn more about Labster at http://www.labster.com

Contact

Marian Reed

marian@labster.com

+45 61 43 72 44

About Edutech

Edutech is a leading provider of education solutions. We enable academic institutions and corporate organizations to improve performance by facilitating ‘knowledge enrichment and skills enhancement’. As “learning specialists”, we assist companies, academic institutions and governments to create an environment that fosters a community of continuous learning and improvement. Founded in 1991 in Dubai, Edutech has grown into a regional leader, with offices across the Middle East and India offering an entire spectrum of education solutions that enhance learning in classrooms, libraries, corporate and industrial training centers and school, college and vocational laboratories. Our R&D team, comprising of specialists in learning pedagogy, implementation methodology, emerging technologies and curriculum design continuously scan the market for trends, needs and opportunities to evolve new generation learning solutions. Over the years, in addition to contributing to enhanced customer performance and improved learning outcomes, we have worked closely with our partners in creating product and service solutions which have captured the imagination of the end user community. For more information please visit:http://www.edutech.com

Contact

Faisal Karim

faisalk@edutech.com

+971 4 452 88 87


Global Educational Supplies & Solutions 2016

Edutech as a founding sponsor of GESS will be exhibiting at stand No. Q10 in Zabeel Halls 4 - 6, World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE.

Highlights of what we will be previewing at GESS 2016:

  • A mini D&T workshop space where participants can attend hands-on workshops and learn how to convert ideas and raw materials into prototypes. Some of the cutting edge technologies that will be showcased with live demonstrations are Laser cutters, Vacuum Formers, Bandfacers, 3D printers, soldering stations etc. Students experts will present design software usage and showcase their projects from Autodesk.
  • Launch of iD8 Studio from Edutech. An Immersive Environment for Ideation & Collaboration.
  • A STEM space including robotics programs, electronics, data loggers, sensors, and graphing/analysis resources.
  • Hands-on and simulation based learning equipments for various Engineering streams for Vocational Education and Higher Education.
  • Active Learning Platform that aids flipped classroom and student engagement in and out of the class.

Please mail us at marketing@edutech.com to schedule a meeting / demonstration.


Fourth International Conference for e-learning and Distance Learning

The National Center for e-Learning and Distance Learning of the Ministry of Higher Education of Saudi Arabia, organizing eLi4 international conference and exhibition from March 2 - 5, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Edutech will be exhibiting at eLi4 along with Echo360 and will live demonstrate our active learning platform.

Please visit us at Stand No.C25 - C27, C31 - C33.

Please mail us at marketing@edutech.com to schedule a meeting / demonstration.


GESS Education 2015

As a founding sponsor of GESS Education, we will be exhibiting in the 8th edition taking place at World Trade Center during February 24 - 26, 2015. Please visit us at Stand No.O10 Edutech along with it's partners will be showcasing our new range of solutions for early learning, K12, Higher and Technical Education.

Please mail us at marketing@edutech.com to schedule a meeting / demonstration.


GetEnergy VTEC MENA 2014

VTEC MENA 2014 is the second annual event to bridge the gap between colleges, polytechnics and private training companies and the oil and gas industry. The major area of workforce planning and manpower requirements is for technicians and operators working both onshore and offshore.

VTEC MENA is the Middle East and North Africa’s first and only event to bridge the gap between providers of vocational and technician education and training with the oil and gas industry, hosted by ADMA-OPCO and supported by ADNOC.

Edutech will be exhibiting at the event along with our partners DarbyTech and GSE Systems to showcase our Energy Training Solutions. Please visit us at Stand No.10 & 11

Please mail us at marketing@edutech.com to schedule a meeting / demonstration.


World Didac India 2014

Edutech India, a leading provider of learning solutions and services is exhibiting at Booth #C15,C16,C18 “WORLDDIDAC INDIA 2014”, Sept 10 - Sept 12, 2014, at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

WORLDDIDAC INDIA is the Country’s only event for educational supplies, training, technology and didactic material where education & training professionals from all parts of the globe can see, evaluate and purchase a comprehensive range of educational & training products and services.

During the Show, Edutech India will showcase its complete suite of learning solutions and services which includes Pre-K-12 Education, Higher Education and Science & Technology Solutions.