iCalibrator leverages the power & potential of patented technology in adoption of Outcome Based Education (OBE) Framework through Paperless Assessments and Analytics (PAA), says Pramod Saini, CTO, iCalibrator, in conversation with Elets News Network (ENN).
What was the idea behind setting up the company?
The idea was to create a B2B platform where each candidate’s skillset or caliber could be assessed against highest established industry standards.
Please describe about the innovations of iCalibrator in last two years to improve its products and remain ahead of its competitors?
United States Patent & Trademark office (USPTO) approval on our Patent is a testimonial to our efforts in being innovative and we shall continue this journey, be it for our technology or customer processes. We have designed a complete ecosystem around understanding of a student’s potential and a feedback mechanism to Universities for personalizing the education deliverables.
What are the major products of the organisation and how they are helping in improving the education sector?
Intelligent Paperless Education System (iPES) and Paperless Assessment & Analytics (PAA) are our two main products. The paperless system, comprising subjective examination on tablets with pen, makes the whole experience safer & operationally exceptional. With analytics on formative and summative assessments, it not only enables improved decision making by focusing on patterns that indicate student success but also help universities to strategise assessment methodology and map student’s performance results with program outcome.
What do you think are some futuristic ways that companies like iCalibrator can look forward to contributing towards the education sector?
Research Simulation Labs on Tabs (RSLT) to provide a connected personalised learning experience to students and would use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to coach students into careers that suit their aptitude the best.
What is organization’s vision for upcoming years?
Develop enablers that shall empower education to capitalise technology in delivering comprehensive education eco-system.