Our Digital Language Labs provide language proficiency in Hindi, English & Sanskrit languages, says Kiran Dham, CEO & Managing Director, Globus Infocom Limited in an interview with Elets News Network (ENN).
How COVID-19 pandemic has affected your business?
The Covid 19 has drastically changed different industries past years, especially education. With the distinctive rise of e-learning teaching & learning has undertaken remotely & on digital platforms. Though the education technology industry was already showing high growth & adoption, there has been a significant surge noted during the covid-19 pandemic.
This phase has turned education & technology synonymous & has helped in the Education continuity during the lockdown. We have not only seen a drastic surge in online learning solutions but now schools are preparing themselves with advanced technology solutions in their classrooms too.
But lockdown certainly affected other aspects of different business with difficulty in project implementations & workforce collaboration & we were no exception.
How are your products better than others as there are many in the market?
Though every player in the industry is different in one or the other term but there are few points where we stand out in the industry.
We are a proud “Make in India” brand with our own well equipped manufacturing unit based here in India. Globus Infocom has the widest product/solution basket, offering advanced technology solutions in four different verticals of Education Technology, Collaborative Conferencing & Professional Display, Security & Surveillance & Healthcare & Wellness. Also, we are the only OEMs providing the most comprehensive & state of the art solution in which we offer learning content(K-12 & Language)along with all necessary infrastructure, technological tools & extensive training to create an integrated digitized learning environment under one roof.
Our Digital Language Labs provide language proficiency in Hindi, English & Sanskrit languages.
How will the use of technology change the aspect of the education industry in the coming days?
Technology has impacted almost every aspect of our lives & education being no exception has a greater impact transforming the traditional ways of teaching & learning. Involvement of technology in the pedagogical methods has made education more accessible & more engaging. It has evolved different forms of collaboration & communication among learners & teachers which has enabled them to explore different sources & avenues for better learning & sharing. Advanced tools, resources & technologies have enabled the teachers to make the classroom environment more engaging & interactive encouraging learners to participate more. Today, thanks to technology, education is not limited to location or time.
How gamification in education will change the future of learning?
The modern technology empowered classrooms have been implementing gaming as one of their effective pedagogical methods as it has been a proving source of increased engagement activities with visible retaining power & better understanding of the subject. Though it still is in its initial phase but it has better scope of being involved in an effective classroom environment.
What are future business plans?
We have plans to enter the app-based learning market and to keep on offering meaningful & affordable solutions to the market. After a successful journey in institutional sales, we plan to enter the consumer market soon. Also, we expect to see a growth of 25% in our existing customer base of 25000+.