Maplesoft Announces Int’l Summit Series on Online Education

Maplesoft Announces Int’l Summit Series on Online Education
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WATERLOO, Canada, Oct 30, 2017 – Maplesoft has announced an International Summit Series on online education, two of which will be in North American cities. The series of five Maple T.A. and Möbius User Summits includes stops in Toronto (November 2-3, 2017) and San Diego (January 9, 2018) and will focus on transformations in online education. Educators, long-time customers and users will gather for discussions on evolving trends and technology in online education, and hear presentations on the latest news and features of Maplesoft’s online STEM courseware platform Möbius, as well as the popular testing and assessment tool Maple T.A.

 

JimCooperLondonSummitMaplesoft President and CEO Jim Cooper addresses the recent European user summit in London.

 

Attendees will examine the present and future of online education, including some of the ways in which technology can be used to provide an effective and engaging online STEM learning experience that benefits both students and educators. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to network with educators from around the world, discover how online learning solutions are being implemented, and learn about new tools that are being developed to further enhance e-learning opportunities. The summits will feature up-to-date information on Maplesoft products, presentations from users and developers, and training sessions on how to most effectively utilize these online education solutions.

The Toronto summit will feature speakers from leading institutions including the University of Waterloo, University of Guelph, Memorial University of Newfoundland, and Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. These institutions have used Maplesoft’s solutions to revamp the way teachers administer courses and materials, and will share their experiences. Speakers and presenters for the San Diego Summit will be available shortly.

For the past 30 years, Maplesoft has been developing tools and solutions to enhance education and educational delivery methods, and improve the learning experience for teachers and students. Jim Cooper, President and CEO of Maplesoft, will discuss the company’s vision for the future of online education, and how new solutions and technologies are making education more accessible globally. He will be supported by user presentations from institutions around the world, including Canada, the United States, United Kingdom, and the Netherlands, to illustrate the impact Maplesoft learning solutions are having on leading universities.

“With increasing demand for online education, online solutions must continually evolve and adapt to meet the growing need for greater accessibility and enhanced ease of use, especially when it comes to STEM education,” Cooper said. “Maplesoft continues to make it a priority to develop the best tools and solutions possible to equip institutions to deliver high-quality STEM education that engages students from around the world. We are committed to working directly with our customers to assess their needs and provide them with the necessary tools and solutions to ensure they are able to deliver high-quality online education.”

Registration forms and additional event details can be found on the conference web page.

About Maplesoft

Maplesoft provides engineers with the tools and expertise they need to enable a model-driven innovation process that helps manage design complexity. Offering experts in a variety of engineering fields, extensive experience in model-based design, and the superior system-level modeling and analysis tools MapleSim and Maple, Maplesoft helps companies reduce development risk and bring high-quality products to market faster.  Through Maple, Maplesoft also provides a complete concept-to-deployment environment for advanced analysis and rapid development of technical applications and engineering calculation tools. Maplesoft products and services are used in machine design, robotics, aerospace, automotive, and many other fields where engineers face complex challenges. Customers include Boeing, FLSmidth, Ford, Google, Intel, NASA, and Samsung.

Maplesoft is a subsidiary of Cybernet Systems Group. For further details, please visit www.maplesoft.com.

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