Jason Hope is an innovator, an investor, and an all-around technology enthusiast. His degree in finance helps him to monitor and predict the trending internet of things and identify the best opportunities to invest in. With millennial moving out of college, they jump into a world different from the classroom, carrying their smartphones around. Jason Hope predicts that soon wearable devices will soon make their way into mainstream technology by development of Internet of Things (IoT)
Most of the universities have been utilizing smart campus (IoT) technology which monitors activities of a campus environment such as security and means to make the experience better. With the data collected, the universities are able to create the ideal campuses without the need for human input.
The technology operates behind the scenes as students and a professor enter a classroom. The technology could change the means of learning by allowing students to experience things they only dreamed about. These activities include walking in the rainforest or viewing a beating heart all inside a classroom. Until (IoT) advances its virtue technology, most colleges are making the best from the available ones. Smart classrooms include activities such as; digital whiteboards, video projector, streaming lectures, collaborative workspaces and integration in connectivity handheld devices.
The technology may change even more in the future to come. Students will be able to access lecture and reading materials on their timeline using their handheld devices. Colleges are looking into giving their long-distance learners a virtue learning experience with their in campus colleagues. Collaborative efforts with Amazon led to the availability of learning materials online. This enables students to access material of their universities without the need to relocate and thus making higher education easily available. The online media allows students to cut costs of buying hard copies which when lost provides difficulties in replacing.
IoT is able to monitor the success as companies do, through class attendance and their extra-curricular activities. Some of the schools have implemented tracking systems to enhance monitoring and give scores based on the performance. For the technology to be more effective the teaching staff needs to adopt new technology regardless of the size. IoT is designed to enable students to achieve maximum potential in their areas of study, by identifying their suitable learning styles. The technology identifies the areas students face difficulty and rectify the situation.
Jason Hope ideas are for the betterment of humanity; his forward thinking towards the improvement of the technology will likely invite investor and thus broadening the scope of IoT. Jason Hope provides grants to highs school and college students who pursue technology while providing a platform for the development of IoT.