original Media Release from Moodle HQ, Perth, Australia, 3-Sep-2019
Moodle - the world’s open source learning platform welcomes the non-profit European research corporation Eummena to the Moodle Partner Program
Eummena will join the Moodle Partner program in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) effective immediately. Eummena offers a wide range of Moodle services to organisations across Europe and the Middle East - North Africa (MENA) region.
Eummena is actively engaged in providing services to companies, public institutions and educational organisations since its establishment in 2011, to advance and exchange best practices in the fields of EdTech and digital transformation internationally with an emphasis on Europe and the MENA region. It has been on the lead of innovation, knowledge transfer, research and development ever since.
Jad Najjar, co-founder and Managing Director at Eummena, said of the new partnership, “The Eummena team is on a quest to unlock human potential. Our newly formed partnership with Moodle will further enable us to reach our goals as we grow, building strong relationships across the region and expand on our capacity of Moodle products and service delivery.” Tasos Koutoumanos, partner and Director of Technology at Eummena, continues, “After a long journey as Moodle advocates, contributions through technical discourse, integrations with other Free Open Source Software, and extensions for the support of open EdTech standards, we will now join forces with Moodle HQ, towards empowering educators for quality education for all”.
Eummena’s current services and reach will be extended with trusted Moodle solutions as they join Moodle as a Certified Partner this September. Upon doing so, they will be offering educators and researchers innovative services that improve the quality of education and training, targeting clients in the MENA region. Eummena’s services will further help organisations focus on bringing quality learning experiences to their stakeholders. These services include consulting, customisation of learning management systems, technical support, training, Moodle Educator Certification (MEC) and more. Eummena will be involved with the Moodle team who are building MoodleNet, the new open social media platform for educators, as an integral part of the Moodle ecosystem.
Juan Lucca, Chief Commercial Officer at Moodle stated “Moodle is delighted to welcome Eummena on board as a Certified Moodle Partner in the United Arab Emirates, a country that has seen significant growth in the EdTech sector. The newly formed partnership enables Eummena and Moodle to work closely to deliver high quality services and to advance our mission to enable educators to improve our world.”
For more information and to get in contact with Eummena, visit https://eummena.org.
Moodle is the world’s most used open source learning platform. With a big community of educators and researchers, Moodle’s goal is to improve the quality and efficiency of education globally. With over 100,000 registered sites and more than 160 million users worldwide, Moodle’s innovative software and services support the education and training needs of many organisations around the world. It powers institutions like the United Nations or the UK Government, companies like Google, Shell and international universities, K-12 and Higher Education schools worldwide.
In pursuit of their mission of “empowering educators to improve our world”, Moodle’s software gives educators and learners powerful, flexible tools for online learning and open collaboration.
Moodle’s mission is supported by their network of over 90 certified Moodle Partners that can provide technical support, customisation, hosting and all Moodle-related services to help with organisations e-learning project.
To join Moodle’s mission to empower educators to improve our world and for more information, visit http://moodle.com.
Eummena is an innovation and EdTech company strategically established in Leuven Innovation Center (I&), Belgium. Leuven is repeatedly recognised as the most innovative region in Europe and one of the world’s prime regions for high-tech and creativity (you must have heard that K.U.Leuven is the top Innovative University in Europe and 7th worldwide!)
Eummena multidisciplinary hands-on advisors and researchers are actively engaged in large international initiatives covering the latest and future trends in educational technologies and digital capacity building and transformation. The services Eummena offers cover development of strategies and roadmaps for the digital transformation in the education and training at the organisational and national levels, development and customisation of learning systems, digital teacher and learner capacity building, organisation of events around the innovation in education and training.
For more information, visit https://eummena.org