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The Smart Marking System : ensuring HE student assessment remains fair, reliable, consistent and transparent…

What is student assessment? Student assessment in Higher Education refers to formal and informal methods and tools used to evaluate, measure, and document the academic progress of students. These can include assignments, practical work, presentations, participation, examinations and tests. Final marks are calculated to award degrees and other qualifications and comply with relevant conventions. In
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Brendan Dunphy, CEO

Brendan Dunphy: customers, partners and an inner geek…

Brendan Dunphy has led C-BIA Consulting since 2018. Prior to joining CBIA, Brendan ran his own consulting business based in Nice, France. He supported telecommunication and other large technology businesses with their annual strategy reviews. He also provided advice on the adoption of emerging technologies and digital strategy formation. His background is in computing and
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Analytics as a Service

CBIA Insights: A Modern Data Platform delivered as a Service

What is Analytics-as-a-Service? Data Analytics is now an essential capability for every organisation and every sector – public and private, large, and small.  But developing and operating a data analytics capability that consistently delivers actionable insights has always been an expensive challenge. And one that rarely works first time or is capable of quickly evolving
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Mohan Bharatia

Mohan Bharatia: from insurance to launching a modern data platform!

Mohan Bharatia leads our Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) division based in Pune. He and his team built our CBIA Insights data analytics platform and now configure client and industry solutions. Mohan has 27 plus years’ experience in manufacturing and IT and around 23 years in IT servicing clients across the globe. Mohan is sought after by our
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Microsoft .Net Core 6: write once, run anywhere?

“Write once, de-bug everywhere?” Responding to changing business needs has been a client and software challenge for many decades. But accelerating business change, digital transformation and software complexity makes solving this challenge now an imperative. There have been attempts before, most notably with Java and Java virtual machines back in the 90’s. Unfortunately that particular
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Chris Worledge

Chris Worledge: usability, the NHS, .Net Core 6 and tropical fish!

Chris joined C-BIA Consulting in London as a software developer in September 2018. He brings a critical engineering mindset, NHS experience and a desire that our applications are modern and as easy to use possible. He also brings fish…. From Marconi to the NHS and .Net Core 6 Chris has a background in engineering, initially
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Paul Marrow

Paul Marrow: helping CBIA to shape the future of Digital Healthcare

From Biology to Telecoms C-BIA signed a partnership with Coevolve IT in October 2020 to further our collaborative work in the Research sector, notably in Healthcare. Here Paul Marrow, its founder, explains how he developed an interest in AI and Healthcare and the relevance of his research work in Biology and Telecoms to the field
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Tim Allard

Tim Allard – Senior IT Consultant, photographer and pianist!

Senior IT Consultant Tim is a Senior IT Consultant with over 20 years experience in all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle. He majors in Microsoft technologies with a strong focus on SQL, data migration and messaging. Tim has a MSc in Information Systems/Technology from the University of Brighton having studied History with German
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Pranav Kapadia – Technical Consultant, Data Architect & Cricketer!

Technical Consultant Pranav Kapadia is an IT professional with over 25 years experience. He has a computer engineering background and now specialises in data engineering to enable cloud-based Business Intelligence (BI) solutions. He is a senior technical consultant based in our C-BIA Mumbai office and been with us for 11 years. He and his team
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Au Pair in America

American Institute for Foreign Study and C-BIA celebrate a 10-year partnership

You may have never heard of AIFS but you have probably heard of their flagship programs in Europe: Au Pair in America (established in 1986) and Camp America (established in 1969). Each of these attracts several thousand participants each year and its likely someone you know has benefited! AIFS: We Bring the World Together AIFS
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C-BIA Consulting Ltd have been named as a Supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Digital Outcomes and Specialists 5 Framework

London, UK 26 Jan 2021: C-BIA Consulting Ltd (CBIA) have been named as a Supplier on Crown Commercial Service’s Digital Outcomes and Specialists 5 Framework. Crown Commercial Service (CCS) supports the public sector to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. CBIA have been selected as a Supplier for Call-Off Contracts to
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Chatbots in Education

Why Chatbots are a Great Asset for Universities

Chatbots are an additional communication channel between an organisation and its customers. A chatbot will automatically and instantly respond without human intervention. The technology is based on AI, natural language processing, and text analysis and has slowly been improving over the last few years. This technology is a boon for universities around the world. It
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