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The SIIA Features Emantras as an Author in its Experts' Guide to the Postsecondary Market

Jun 07, 2011



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The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) 2011 Experts' Guide to the Postsecondary Market, a new reference for members of higher education publishing and technology industries, features an article by Sesh Kumar and Supra Manohar of Emantras. The article, titled "Challenges and Opportunities of Implementing Learning on Mobile/Alternative Devices" shares insights into the current issues and benefits being experienced by institutions that have experienced m-learning, and serves both as a resource for both those familiar with the field, and as a professional development tool for those new to the postsecondary market.


"We consider ourselves very fortunate to offer Emantras' strategic guidance on the challenges and opportunities in m-learning for the Guide," said Karen Billings, vice president of SIIA, Education Division. Both Sesh Kumar and Supra Manohar are respected professionals in mobile learning for the education industry; sharing these insights into the higher education marketplace is incredibly valuable to our members and those requiring an in-depth postsecondary market resource."


"As creators of Mobl21, an award-winning m-learning solution, we've interacted with a large number of schools, institutions and organizations which were looking to implement m-learning," says Supra Manohar, Vice President, Emantras. "Our experience during these pilot projects and consultations has given us insight in to some of the common issues organizations are facing, and how to overcome them."


Media Contact:
Mohamed Yunus
Sr. Research Analyst
Emantras Inc.
yun@emantras.com


About Emantras


Emantras, is an innovative digital education company that provides engaging learning experiences and effective knowledge delivery, through integrated digital and mobile solutions. Emantras believes in the progress of humanity through learning and has focused its initiatives in bringing learning to the 21st century, using technology to deliver. Founded in the year 2000, with the vision to educate through technology, the company has developed educational products, applications and services for academic institutions, publishers and Fortune 500 corporations.
For more information visit: www.emantras.com



About SIIA


The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection for 500 leading software and information companies. For further information, visit www.siia.net


About SIIA's Education Division


SIIA's Education Division serves and represents more than 150 member companies that provide software, digital content and other technologies that address educational needs. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities and critical market information. SIIA provides a neutral business forum for its members to understand business models, technological advancements, market trends, and best practices. With the leadership of the Division Board, the Postsecondary Sector Board, and collaborative efforts with educators and other stakeholders, the Division undertakes initiatives to enhance the use of educational technology and the success of SIIA members. For more information, visit www.siia.net/education