Simplilearn Wins 2020 Aegis Graham Bell Award for Innovation in Edtech

28 February 2020, Bangalore: Simplilearn has won the 10th annual Aegis Graham Bell Award in the category Innovation in Edtech. Simplilearn earned the award for its innovative Technology-driven Blended Learning solution.  Simplilearn shares the 2020 award with Odo Technologies, a provider of smart classroom solutions.

The Aegis School of Business, Data Science, Cyber Security, and Telecommunication established the Aegis Graham Bell Award as a tribute to the father of the telephony, Alexander Graham Bell. The AGBA promotes innovations in the IT, Telecom, and SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics, and Cloud) domains and in Exponential Technologies. The award recognizes outstanding contributions by the honorees. The jury of Aegis faculty and outside industry experts evaluate the nominations by the criteria of Innovativeness, Market Potential/Impact, Social Impact, Sustainability, and Interoperability.

Our signature innovation in blended learning offers a combination of self-paced and instructor-led online components which allow learners to access programs from anywhere. Today, Simplilearn has helped more than 1,000,000 professionals across 150 countries to upskill, get trained, and prepare for the digital future, along with the support of our dedicated support team who address learner queries round the clock.

“The Aegis Graham Bell Award for Innovation in Edtech is a recognition of Simplilearn’s leadership in the edtech field,” said Krishna Kumar, Founder, and CEO of Simplilearn. “The AGBA is a tribute to the outstanding work of our product architects, developers, product managers, course advisors, and instructors, and to the dedication the entire team of Simplilearn has shown towards helping learners in their journey of upskilling and career advancement.”

Some of Simplilearn’s other significant achievements driven by this innovative learning solution are:

  • We achieved a Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 82 across all customer touchpoints, including the end of consumption of our long delivery cycle.
  • We have a course completion rate of 77 percent, while the elearning industry average stands at 10 percent.
  • We won the esteemed “EC-Council ATC Circle of Excellence Award.
  • We were named a “2018 Top 20 Online Learning Library Companies” by Training Industry Magazine.
  • In the year 2018, Simplilearn won the “Paul Writer's Bangalore's Hot 50 - Innovative Use of Technology” award. 
  • In each year from 2018 to 2020, Simplilearn also won the Stevie® award for Customer Service Success.

About Simplilearn
Simplilearn enables professionals and enterprises to succeed in the fast-changing digital economy. The company provides outcome-based online training across digital technologies and applications such as Big Data, Machine Learning, AI, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Digital Marketing, and other emerging technologies. Based in San Francisco, CA, Raleigh, NC, and Bangalore, India, Simplilearn has helped more than one million professionals and 1,000 companies across 150 countries get trained, acquire certifications, and reach their business and career goals. The company's high-engagement curriculum blends self-paced online learning, instructor-led live virtual classrooms, hands-on projects, student collaboration, and 24/7 global teaching assistance. Simplilearn is a GSA IT-70 contract holder and was recognized by Training Industry as a Top 20 Online Learning Library Company of 2018. For more information, visit