The Skill Delivery Platform of Kerala (SDPK) has been set up at ACE College of Engineering as an authorized training partner for SDPK Project, in association with Kerala State IT infrastructure Limited (KSITI), Kerala IT Mission. The SDPK training center was officially launched by Chief Minister Sri. Pinarayi Vijayan on February 27, 2019.
The state-of-the art e-learning network links 150 engineering colleges in the state under plans to equip students with skills to suit industry requirements. A Telepresence videoconferencing network has been set up to enhance the learning opportunities and employability of students in the colleges under APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University. Through SDPK, skills training will be given in emerging areas like Blockchain and Internet of Things. The platform brings together the students to interact with domain experts and industry leaders in an immersive, interactive, virtual classroom.
High-definition equipment has been used by Telepresence to replicate a virtual face-to-face communication. A video wall incorporating multiple cameras, touch enabled screen, directional speakers, microphones and monitors to create life-like visual and audio clarity has been set up for interaction.