UAE colleges and IBM sign deal to speed e-learning adoption

November 2003
IT Training;Nov2003, p13
Trade Publication
The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) in the United Arab Emirates has signed a deal with IBM Corp. to accelerate the adoption of electronic-learning in education and at the same time, co-run a research project. IBM will become a preferred supplier to HCT for computer systems and software, as well as provide consultancy and training in electronic-education programmes. In return, HCT will collaborate with IBM Research to develop new electronic-learning techniques and solutions, specifically research projects into what makes electronic-learning engaging, effective and viable.


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