AeL ISTeEurope Awards WSA ICT IPMA IT-Excellence Award
SIVECO Romania

First place in the "IT World Championship" for AeL Educational Content

21 November 2005

Through SIVECO Romania, our country turns into a hot spot on the computer assisted learning (C.A.L.) world map

In the World Summit for Information Society, recently organized in Tunisia, Romania received, through SIVECO Romania, the World Summit Award in the eLearning section, as a recognition of the creativity and quality of the educational content developed for the IT Based Educational System, a nation wide program for over 700.000 pupils and teachers.

The Grand Jury’s choice (35 experts) was motivated as follows:

"Advanced e-Learning Objects is an excellent example for a new approach to e-Learning. The digital material can be used in various learning environments, and it covers a huge range of subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, History, Biology, Computer Science, Geography and Technology. The product gives the teacher great flexibility and is an excellent tool that promotes a student-centred approach. It has a very nice and clear design that significantly contributes to the understanding of the content. Rich in multimedia features, the product is a best practice example for new trends in e-Learning."

At the Gala ceremony held in Tunis, Romanian Minister of Communication and Information Technology, His Excellency Zsolt Nagy stated: “ The award SIVECO gained today is, beyond worldwide recognition of the quality of its eLearning products is a proof of professionalism of the Romanian IT specialists. It is a great success for the entire Romanian software industry”.

“The World Summit Award honors us greatly, and AeL Educational content users - teachers and pupils countrywide - as well. They now have the certainty they use quality, competitive products for learning. World Summit Award for AeL Educational Content adds a new dimension to the country branding: Romania is a key player on the eLearning market”, says Irina SOCOL, General Manager of SIVECO Romania.