December 29 Knowledge Platform LMS Wins Top National IT Award

Knowledge Platform’s Ultrabot Learning Management System scooped the leading e-learning solution award, 2010, from P@SHA, the Pakistan Software Houses Association. Dubbed Pakistan’s IT OSCARs, this was the first year that the P@SHA awards included an e-learning category. Knowledge Platform’s Ultrabot stands out globally because of its innovative blended and adaptive learning approach and supporting technology. The award winning Ultrabot is used by more than 100 clients in 56 countries and supports a range of language packages. The system has been developed and improved over seven years through the close collaboration of Knowledge Platform’s team of instructional designers, content writers, training specialists, software programmers and customer enablement and support specialists based in Singapore (headquarters), Tokyo, Delhi, Dubai and Islamabad. “The system […]

December 23 Knowledge Platform Wins Brandon Hall Award for Content Development

Knowledge Platform scooped the bronze medal for Best Custom Content at the Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards for its Gadovist® 1.0 course developed for Bayer Healthcare. Puja Anand, CEO of learning solutions, accepted the award on November 4 2010 in San Francisco. The Knowledge Platform team selected the prize winning e-learning course from its suite of custom courses developed during the year after an internal poll. The course scored highly on ease of navigation, interactivity, visual design and instructional quality. Knowledge Platform excels at imparting knowledge in a user friendly and interactive format. Gurpreet Minhas, the project manager who oversaw development of the course at Knowledge Platform said: “Although the content is complex and, in this case, entirely medical, […]

November 21 Knowledge Platform releases E-learning Course on Financial Service Regulations

Knowledge Platform is pleased to announce the release of its latest e-learning course – Financial Service Regulations. Compliance professionals increasingly face the challenge of working in an international arena with diverse regulations being applicable to their scope of work. This e-learning course addresses the issue to an extent by introducing some key regulations in key Asian countries. Apart from an introduction to the regulatory structure, topics covered include Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Terrorist Financing; Securities-related regulations such as Insider Trading; and Personal regulations such as Code of Conduct and Privacy. The countries included are China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Singapore and Taiwan. According to V Anand, Head of Product Development, “This product is a very interesting addition to our library. […]

November 21 Knowledge Platform Enters the Middle East

Knowledge Platform, a global leader in learning content and technology solutions, today announces the opening of its new office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The new office will help serve its growing client base in the Middle East and bring a variety of new effective products and services to organisations in the region. Since 2004, Knowledge Platform’s work in the Middle Eastern market has grown steadily and includes projects with clients like Emirates Airlines, Tejari, Dnata, Dubai Islamic Bank, Qatar Commercial Bank and INSEAD. The e-learning and blended learning strategies market is experiencing high growth rates in the Middle East and the young employee demographic in the Middle East favors the use of technology enabled learning. Knowledge Platform’s award-winning learning […]

August 12 Knowledge Platform Appoints Helen O’Gorman as Editor in Chief

Knowledge Platform, a leading innovator in the Learning Solutions industry, today announced the appointment of Helen O’Gorman as its Editor in Chief. Ms. O’Gorman will be responsible for the strategic direction and dynamic content of KP’s new flagship offering, the Compliance Knowledge Platform (CKP) which aims at providing high-quality news, interviews as well as training material, tools and content to professionals engaged in the area of Anti-Money Laundering, Counter-Terrorist Financing and Financial Crime. As the head of the editorial team, she is also responsible for building up a community network of compliance professionals across Asia (and beyond) to facilitate the exchange of information and expertise between regulators, financial institutions, service providers and investigators. Helen will be based in KP’s India […]

May 13 Knowledge Platform releases Game-Based Assessments on Conflicts of Interest and Insider Trading

Knowledge Platform is pleased to announce the release of its latest offering – Game-Based Assessments. In response to a recent survey conducted among several financial professionals, where it was found that the two topics were of great concern – Conflicts of Interest and Insider Trading. Having already created modules on these topics in its course on Basics of Compliance, Knowledge Platform has created assessment-only modules for these topics, but with a difference. Conflicts of Interest In the Conflicts of Interest module, learners undergo an on-the-job interview, where they are presented with scenarios involving Conflicts of Interest situations at a fictitious organization, Big Firm. The objective is to respond correctly to as many situations as possible, thereby securing a job with […]