Toronto, Canada — July, 2016 — In recognition of its outstanding solutions and services in the public sector, ITWORX Education has been named as Microsoft Partner of the Year award finalist, at the 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), in Toronto, Canada.
Having achieved excellence in the ‘Public Sector: CityNext’ category, based on its WinjiGo Syrian Refugees project; an innovative and holistic e-learning solution for underserved and underprivileged Syrian refugee children. The prestigious title reaffirms ITWORX Education’s status as a forerunner in non-traditional educational initiatives, in the framework of its overarching mission and vision at the service of knowledge-based economies in largely underserved areas around the world.
In his remarks on the company’s distinct achievement, Mr. Hatem Sallam, CEO of ITWORX Education, said:
“At ITWORX Education, we are honored to be named as a Finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award, which is a testament to our distinct efforts in providing learning opportunities to both young and old generations across borders and beyond connectivity, financial, economic and cultural barriers.”
He added: “The 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference has been a great opportunity for ITWORX Education to network with Microsoft Partners as well as technology and thought leaders from around the globe, in addition to learning about new innovations, trends, and exploring opportunities to increase profitability and accelerate business growth.”
This year, the Microsoft Partners Network (MPN) learned about Microsoft’s roadmap for the upcoming year, while industry experts and thought leaders shared with attendees the latest revelations on industry analysis, strategic direction, and how Microsoft enables partners to connect with their customers and achieve more.
Some of the main themes discussed during the 2016 edition of WPC included the Microsoft cloud stack, integrating Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) with a Microsoft practice, reinventing productivity and business processes, creating more personal computing, digital transformation, Microsoft’s major updates to SharePoint, as well as the company’s Skype for Business features and its unified communications offering.
The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and demonstrated excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. ITWORX Education was acclaimed among a global field of top Microsoft partners in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,500 entrants from 119 countries worldwide.
ITWORX Education’s track record boasts award-winning, unique, and user-centric connected e-learning solutions employing the latest technologies and teaching techniques, tools, and applications that meet education-specific requirements of all education stakeholders – schools, teachers, students, administrators, and principals/school management.
A Microsoft Strategic Education Partner, ITWORX Education delivers unique and customized education solutions across the EMEA region that have been met with record success of over 4.5 million users; bringing to life the e-learning vision and ambitions for education authorities, private and public schools, colleges and higher education institutions.