Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events

General Information


US Office
9220, Fairbanks, Suite 205
Indian Office
SCO 167-168, Sector 8-C
Chandigarh, 160009, IND


Director of Internet Marketing


Angel, 12/2006
Series A, 9/2007
Educomp Solutions



authorGEN Technologies provide distance learning products and solutions. The company caters to the distance learning markets of universities, schools, community colleges, the training community, and e-tutoring.

WiZiQ is a place where you can teach and learn using an easy-to-use Virtual Classroom. You are welcome to give private and public live online sessions, teach for free or earn money teaching. As a learner you can attend public sessions on various topics from academics to anything under the sun.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    authorGEN received $8.7M in Series A funding. (9/10/07)
    Posted 4/14/09 at 3:12am via
  • Dollar
    authorGEN received () in Angel funding. (12/1/06)
    Posted 4/14/09 at 3:10am
  • Check
    authorGEN added Jagdeep Singh Pannu as Director of Internet Marketing. (9/1/97)
    Posted 11/2/10 at 7:26am




Launch DateApril 2, 2007

WizIQ is an online learning and teaching platform that connects educators and students through its WizIQ Virtual Classroom technology. Available for individual teachers as well as organizations, WizIQ is a highly scalable solution for both synchronous teaching and asynchronous tutorials and assessments. Used for everything from teaching hybrid courses at major universities to offering guitar lessons one-on-one across thousands of miles, WizIQ is an incredibly flexible tool for delivering and enhancing any type of training or instruction.

WizIQ is a Massachusetts-based company with more than 2 million registered users and more than one million monthly visitors. WizIQ is rapidly becoming the preferred method for educators at all levels to establish an online e-learning presence that is engaging students with a degree of value that competitors simply can’t match.

WizIQ’s teaching tools work from a web browser, eliminating the need to download any software or worry about upgrades. WizIQ also offers a content library, a test/assessment module, teacher profiles, and public classes by experts. Going beyond providing online teaching tools, WizIQ enables trainers and tutors to find new clientele and sell their courses through an online marketplace with an integrated payment gateway, helping them build their individual teaching businesses. At the same time, these tools are scalable to meet the needs of universities and major training and teaching organizations.

authorGEN screenshot
Above: WiZiQ VIrtual Classroom Info
Uploaded: 12/13/08
authorGEN screenshot
Above: WiZiQ Dashboard to a logged in user
Uploaded: 12/13/08

Traffic Analytics




  1. Citation Needed [add]
  2. Educomp buys 50% stake in Eurokids for $8.7mn ( [edit]
Edit This Page
Last Edited 6/1/12

Revision History RSS Picture


Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize »

External Links

CrunchBase API


Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy