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Petaling Jaya, Selangor DE, Malaysia, 2010/03/10 - PT Urban Solutions Institute (USI) has teamed up with LTT Global Communications to expand Mobile and Web Based Learning educational outreach programs to tap the 250 million population of Indonesia.
LTT Global is an initiator and pioneer of mobile learning applications both locally and globally. In 2004, the company introduced mobile learning, an innovative concept of learning that changes the way consumers utilize their mobile devices as learning tools. The company has over the years worked through several initiatives including being the initiator of the Asia Pacific Mobile Learning and Edutainment Conference now in its 4th year. LTT Global’s mission is to lead and be a leader in mobile learning solutions globally, making learning accessible and affordable for all anywhere, anytime, while participating and contributing towards realizing the National IT Agenda.
LTT Global uses revolutionary mobile technology, acclaimed for its speed, power and effectiveness, to teach people, be it language and/or other educational courseware powerfully for learners of any age. They are a company under the Technopreneur Development Flagship of the Multimedia Development Corporation (MSC Malaysia), an initiative by the government of Malaysia in Cyberjaya.
Urban Solutions Institute (USI) works closely with government both at national and local level throughout Indonesia to encourage the local communities and youth to strengthen environment resilience. USI plans to work through partnerships with leading universities and colleges throughout Indonesia.
“It’s an appropriate timing as mobile is in everyone's hand and always on!,” said Nico Barito, who sits on the Advisory Board of USI. What we are doing is taking advantage of the current generation's interest in mobile devices to engage them in learning, he added.
The USI - LTT Global collaboration provides local Universities, Schools, Training Institutes and the Government Sector with a unique platform to put learning and training on the mobile device and make it accessible to their users who only need a minimum of GPRS connection.
Wemel Cumavoo, CEO of LTT Global said, "LTT Global is proud to partner USI, as this partnership democratizes education and training making it globally accessible and learning anywhere and anytime is the next wave".
About PT Urban Solutions Institute (USI), Indonesia
USI develops ICT based businesses within Indonesia and works closely with government both at national and local level throughout Indonesia. USI also offers flexible programmes from basic to advance level ranging from vocational education, training to empowerment to people to realize their career values and future goals.
About LTT Global Communications Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
LTT Global (lttcom.com) an award wining company and initiators of mobile learning in the region.Since 2004 it has been participating, understanding, tracking, creating awareness and encouraging and supporting growth of mobile learning and the mobile industry as a whole. LTT Global provides a broad range of consultancy services using mobile technology innovation and effective practice to encourage research and development to generate high quality mobile learning applications and content for the global market. It is the Secretariat for the Asia Pacific Mobile Learning & Edutainment Advisory Panel (APACMLEAP) and the Mobile Industry Group (MOBIG) which is a special interest group.