Dr. Venkat Rangan, Vice Chancellor, Amrita University, Coimbatore, gave an insightful talk on the emerging technologies in e-learning and how technological development has evolved over the years at the one day workshop on ‘Enabling excellence in higher education and technology through ICT and NPTEL Resources’ organised by Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management - Kerala (IIITM-K), National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), IIT, Madras and Eduworld Sciencenet at the Technopark in Trivandrum.