Promethean’s interactive flat panel display for classrooms named finalist in Bett Awards
[December 7, 2015, Hong Kong] NetDragon Websoft Inc. (“NetDragon” or “the Company”) (Hong Kong Stock Code: 777), a leading developer and operator of online games and mobile internet platforms in China, today announced that ActivPanel, an interactive flat panel display designed specifically for classrooms and produced by its global education technology and solutions subsidiary Promethean, was named as a finalist in the 2016 Digital Devices category at the Bett Awards.
The Bett Awards are an annual awards celebration held at the British Educational Training and Technology Show that showcases resources and companies that seek to provide educators with the information, ideas and inspiration that are fundamental to the learning process. The Bett Awards are a celebration of the inspiring creativity and innovation that can be found throughout technology for education. Dr. Simon Leung, Vice Chairman and Executive Director of NetDragon, will present at the Bett 2016 on January 22, 2016, on the theme of Learning Evolution.
Dr. Leung commented, “The response to the ActivPanel and other proprietary Promethean products has been phenomenal from educators and students in the UK and around the world. We are committed to investing in lifetime learning by combining technology and education, and the recognition of Promethean’s technology as a finalist at this year’s Bett Awards demonstrates the level of success we strive to achieve. Welcoming Promethean into the NetDragon family will further enhance our competitive position in the market and create technological synergies and market access opportunities. We look forward to expanding the presence of Promethean products to more schools around the world as we create an unparalleled learning experience for our users.”