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LearningMate’s POC on Microsoft Hololens – Mixed Reality

LearningMate’s POC on Microsoft Hololens – Mixed Reality

A nine weeks mixed reality accelerator program was conducted at University of Hull by Microsoft and VISR from June to August 2018. Total, 25 students selected from top universities of the UK were part of the program. This program was attended by Swapnil Nilajkar (Design Lead), Santosh Vishwakarma (Technology Lead), and myself from LearningMate. We were accompanied by 4 bright students who worked on our proof of concept(POC).  Similar to LearningMate, there were four more companies which include – Centrica, Audi, AB InBev, and RB. The final...

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Why Content Management is the Bottleneck to Life-Long Learning Courses & How to Fix It

Why Content Management is the Bottleneck to Life-Long Learning Courses & How to Fix It

It’s no secret that the global demand for higher education is accelerating. In parallel, we are witnessing rapid growth in the demand for online programs that offer new degrees and certificates in emerging fields. Driving this demand is a workforce skills gap marked by two broad groups: a large population of adults without a degree, and those with degrees who need to reskill to remain relevant in the workplace. Tim Cook noted last year that nearly 50% of the people Apple hired did not have a college degree. While Cook doesn’t believe that...

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Competency-based Learning – The Silver bullet for Learning Design?

Competency-based Learning – The Silver bullet for Learning Design?

Remember your high school days? Just before you got your grades declared, you would think, “If I had one more week to study, I could have aced this exam. Next term, I am going to study rigorously. I promise!” For most of us, that “next term” never arrived. Most educators believe that one of the major drawbacks of the seat time-based education system is that it does not allow you enough time to master a skill or knowledge. The prevailing education system, also referred to as an “Assembly Line” education system, is time bound (i.e.,...

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