|Jukka Tapani Sormunen|
|Chief Executive Officer | iClass Finland Education Network Oy|
Thanks to great technological advancements, geography no longer poses a hindrance to the free transmission of information and the facilitation of learning. Modern-day educators do their best to capitalize on new developments, though few of them achieve this as consistently or as thoroughly as Mr. Jukka Sormunen.
He is known as the founder and CEO of iClass Finland Education Network Oy, a company that specializes in audio-video classroom installation services for online teaching and lesson saving. The comppany is also the official representative for Mobie OnEdu school portal servises and e-books, UbiCast recording system for universities and DisplayNote.
So called iClass Solution is a classroom system, developed in collaboration with the University of Eastern Finland - Aducate Centre for Training and Development (eCompetence Center), and the Finnish National Board of Education (FNBE), students have access to education where ever and whenever they have to time to study.
Mr. Sormunen takes his commitment to e-learning to the administrative level as well. In addition to his work as an entrepreneur, he served as the principal of Kuopion Classical Upper Secondary School in the Finnish city of Kuopio for 10 years. He relishes the challenge of building virtual learning environments independent of geographic boundaries, and looks forward to developing his company further.