2009 Winner Profile

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide Campus

Project Description:
Embry-Riddle's EagleVision provides a virtual classroom for classes that may otherwise have been cut due to low student enrollment. The virtual classroom provides teachers and students with interactive whiteboards and Voice-over-IP telephony, recreating the traditional classroom while saving overhead costs. According to the University, more than 1,700 students in 250 courses have benefited from EagleVision since 2007.
Project type:
Collaboration, VoIP, Network
Business Functions:
Customer service/support
Business Goal:
Strategic/Competitive advantage
CEO:
Martin Smith, EVP
Headquarters:
Daytona Beach, Fla.
Industry:
Education
Revenue (2008):
$72 million
Website:
www.erau.edu/ec/index.html
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