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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. This list is focused mostly on the first half of the year: January to June 2011. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. link] January 4-7, 2011 Hawaii International Conference on Education , 9 th annual, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. link].

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. Note also that some events will be cancelled at a later date, such as those in Tunisia and Egypt in early 2011.

Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working (eLearning Guild Webinar) #inttime

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from today’s eLearning Guild Webinars with members of the Internet Time Alliance (ITA): Harold Jarche, Charles Jennings, Clark Quinn, Jane Hart, Jay Cross Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working The questions for the session were sourced from the crowd. Dirty Words: Training, Learner, eLearning, Informal, Social, School, Learning What is the role of L&D specialists in working smarter? The people asked and ITA answers… Working Smarter – all the things it takes to get things done in organizations. Make work more fun! Enterprise 2.0

DevLearn 2011: I’m Speaking

Learning Visions

One of my favorite conferences of the year quickly approaches: the eLearning Guild’s fantastic DevLearn 2011. Avoiding Clicky-Clicky Bling-Bling: Top Tips for Making Your eLearning Designs Shine from the Inside. This year, we converge on Las Vegas for some high tech wonderment and education. Come join my session! Thursday @ 1:00-2:00 pm. Hope to see you there

eLearning Guild Mobile Learning Research Report now available

Clark Quinn

I’ve had my head down on a couple of projects, but I can now announce one of them: the eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Research Report is now available. In it, I review the latest trends in the mobile market, and then synthesize the results of the Guild’s member surveys. And, yes, I’m speaking, running a pre-conference workshop, all the usual. :).

eLearning Guild Releases Report - Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild just released another report today: Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools. Joe Ganci authored this report and does a fabulous job of explaining the data collected by the Guild's survey of its members. The data that makes up the foundation of this report comes directly from the eLearning community. Strategy devlearn elearning

mLearnCon 2011 VIDEO Introduction

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

mLearnCon, Mobile Learning Conference and Expo from The eLearning Guild on Vimeo. mobile learning mlearning corporate eLearningmLearnCon is not that far away. June will be here faster than you think. At least that's what the calendars on my iPad and iPhone are telling me. Its going to be an intense 3 days highly focused on mobile learning. their pockets.RIGHT NOW!

Ruth Clark: eLearning and the Science of Instruction: A 10 Year Retrospection

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from December 13, 2011: eLearning Guild Thought Leaders Webinar Ruth Clark and Richard Mayer’s book e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning – now in its 3rd edition. An expert in evidence-based elearning – author of seven books! Multimedia principles – basically the same Growth in scenario based In 2001 = about 11% of delivery media was elearning; in 2009 to 36% – gradual decrease in instructor led. Technology has changed! gaming…the cloud. new family?

Getting a job as an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

Volunteer for an organization like Lingos ( eLearning Global Giveback Competition) and create something for their clients. Do something whackadoodle and crazy – to show that you know how to think outside of the box of an elearning course and are thinking creatively about solutions that provide experiences all along the user spectrum. You did it, Cammy, so how can I?” “I’ve About what?

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Learning Solutions 2011 - The Brain, Presentations, and Culture

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The Learning Solutions 2011 conference and expo was another amazing experience produced by The eLearning Guild. I spoke on Games and Simulations for Training, and Social Media for Learning, at the eLearning Foundations Intensive. conference ls2011 elearningThe Intensive was a 2-day crash course on all major aspects of e-Learning. Nice work David!!!

2011 Social Media for Learning Report

Jane Hart

Yesterday, the E-Learning Guild announced the release of this report, in which Jane Bozarth analyzes eLearning Guild research on the latest trends in adoption and usage of social media for learning. ” This report is free for all paid members of The eLearning Guild. You can download it here

The eLearning Guild releases Mobile Learning Report in time for mLearnCon

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild announced the release of this years research report on mobile learning titled, Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends. Paid Guild members can download the report HERE. The Guild's survey of its members regarding mobile device usage has some great data points to consider. in 2007 to 51% in 2011. So, get the report and read it for yourself.

Upcoming Webinars, Articles and Events

Kapp Notes

Thursday, December 8, 2011 10:15 AM (Pacific Time). As part of the eLearning Guild’s Online Forums, I am speaking on the topic of Gamification. Description: In the past few years, the terms games, gamification, and game-based learning have entered the vocabulary of trainers, eLearning developers, and instructional designers. What elements of games should eLearning designers borrow from game designers and what elements are not appropriate in a learning situation? Instructional Gaming: December 9, 2011. Date: Friday, December 9, 2011 at 1:00 p.m.

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The eLearning Guild Releases 2011 Global e-Learning Salary & Compensation Report by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released a landmark salary and compensation report that includes data from. e-Learning practitioners worldwide. Read here to learn how to obtain your free copy. Future Trends Getting Started Professional Development

eLearning Conferences 2012


> Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Note also that some events will be cancelled at a later date, such as those in Tunisia and Egypt in early 2011. link] March5-6, 2012 Heartland eLearning Conference, Edmond, Oklahoma, USA.

mLearnCon 2011 - Mobile Learning Awesomeness in 1 place!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The buzz from Learning Solutions 2011 is still humming. If you are in elearning, whether a n00b or tested old timer, you need to get up to speed on mobile learning. The stages of Guild events offer additional content in a comfortable relaxed format. With a deep and varied background in eLearning Aaron understands all aspects of the industry at a level matched by very few.

Learning Solutions 2011 - Highlights Video

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2011 Highlights Video from The eLearning Guild on Vimeo. conference ls2011 elearningDon't forget about mLearnCon in June. Register by April 29th and Save $200.

What Can eLearning Learn from “7 Ways Video Games Reward the Brain?”

Integrated Learnings

It sounded like a great source of inspiration for eLearning Below is a brief explanation of each, along with ideas for how those principles could apply to eLearning. --1-- How we can apply it: This might not impact a short, stand-alone eLearning course. But what about a longer course with several eLearning lessons? Or a longer course where eLearning is part of a blended approach? How we can apply it: This reminded me of a recent article by Jane Bozarth in Learning Solutions Magazine (from the eLearning Guild), “ Surprise! By Shelley A.

The eLearning Guild Facebook Page

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Learning Solutions 2011 was captured in pictures! Whether you were there or not, you've got to check out the Guild's FB page with all the great Learning Solutions 2011 content. Amplify’d from The eLearning Guild The eLearning Guild Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2011 19 new photos 5 hours ago · Like Unlike · · View Feedback (7) Hide Feedback (7) · Share 6 people like this. Lots of great memories came rushing back. Don't forget to LIKE it! NIIT ELS Business Thanks for the photos!

Lessons Learned from the mLearnCon 2011 Backchannel by David Kelly

Learning Solutions Magazine

What can you learn from an eLearning Guild conference, even if you don’t attend? With mobile and social technology, the answer is, “A lot!” It’s great to attend conferences in person, but budgets and schedules don’t always align to make that possible. Here is what one non-attendee gleaned from the backchannel. Mobile Learning

Devlearn conference 2011: retrospective

Challenge to Learn

This was my second Guild conference (been to Learning Solutions in March) and one thing that really struck me at both conferences is the atmosphere. Both guild conferences have the feeling of a gathering of peers. devlearn curation e-Learning EasyGenerator eLearning guildI’m back home after a great DevLearn conference. Looking (and reading) back at the conference there are several things that stick out for me. Atmosphere. It’s a world of difference if you compare it to the Online Educa in Berlin or the Learning Solutions in London. Confirmation. Curation.

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eLearning Podcasts (and a few others)

The eLearning Coach

Although there are many education-related podcasts, there are surprisingly few devoted to eLearning in the workplace. eLearning Stuff is produced by James Clay, a learning Resources Manager at Gloucestershire College. The Toolbar features Brian Dusablon and Judy Unrein as they drink beer and discuss the authoring tool and development side of eLearning. eLearning 2.0

2011 Social-Media Measurement Survey (for Workplace Learning Field)

Will at Work Learning

A couple of years ago I wrote an article for the eLearning Guild about measuring social media. Social Media is hot, but it is not clear how well we are measuring social media. But it's not clear that we've got this nailed yet. With this worry in mind, I've created a research survey to begin a process to see how best social-media (of the kind we might use to bolster workplace learning-and-performance) can be measured. Here's the survey link. Please take the survey yourself. You don't have to be an expert to take it. Here's my thinking so far on this.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

This reminds me of a session I attended on emotional intelligence at the eLearning Guild ‘s Learning Solutions 2011 conference last month. This shift in leadership style can be characterized as moving from the “Do as I say&# leader to the “Let’s work together to find the best solution&# leader. Control. It was for their own good after all. Yeah, right.

Our Takeaways from DevLearn 2011

E-learning Uncovered

I knew many people there from #lrnchat and the communities that the eLearning Guild has helped to cultivate, and I met many others at the conference itself. Rick Raymer ’s Gamification – Using Game Mechanics to Enhance eLearning. This week I attended my first DevLearn, and as hyped as it was in the months prior to the event, it did not disappoint. Here are my highlights.

9 Ways to Encourage the Adult E-Learners

Rapid eLearning

Real learning isn’t a one-time event (like many elearning courses) where it’s just a matter of getting new information. But in an elearning course, I have a room and equipment that is always available. That’s one of the good things about elearning. Elearning presents a great opportunity to let people fail (or practice becoming successful) in private and in a safe environment.

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

We decided we wanted to start encouraging our team to use social media tools for personal and social learning late in 2011. eLearning Guild Online Forum. I’ll be co-presenting a case study on our use of #TalkTech and social learning for the eLearning Guild’s Online Forum in August. Informal learning is an everyday thing. We call it #TalkTech.

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D


These survey results of the UK Learning Trends Index (produced by GoodPractice in partnership with The Corporate eLearning Consortium, The Charities Learning Consortium, Reed Learning and INL Consultancy Work) gives a fresh view on the current state of L&D in UK today. Click here to become a signatory and pledge to promote Serious eLearning. The result? What are the key trends?

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Nuts and Bolts: Social Media for Learning by Jane Bozarth

Learning Solutions Magazine

This month's article addresses these questions and provides an overview of The eLearning Guild's new Report, Social Media for Learning. What's the difference between social media and social learning? How are you using each of them in your organization? Design Strategies Future Trends Getting Started Social Media

Michael Allen's new eLearning Books


Michael told me about two new eLearning books that he was writing at the moment. I am looking forward to purchase Michael's new books and share my thoughts with the eLearning community! ?If free elearning books Allen Interactions 40 free elearning books Michael Allen new elearning booksRecently Michael told me that he just published his two news books.

Attract Students’ Attention in 30 Seconds or Less

Experiencing eLearning

Thanks to the eLearning Guild. Better Beginnings: How to attract students’ attention in 30 seconds or less. Presented by Dr. Carmen Taran. Official description: Information overload, tripletasking, hyperchoice, and short attention spans are just a few of the symptoms of the modern client. These are my live blogged notes from the session. are my errors, not the speaker’s.

Celebrating 5 years of Raptivity : Form is Temporary, Class is Timeless

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As we celebrate 5 successful and growing years of Raptivity , the world's first and leading rapid interactivity building tool for eLearning creators, it gives me and the team at Harbinger Group immense joy and a sense of fulfillment. In the game of cricket, they say a player's form is temporary, but the class is timeless. Five years is a long time in the software industry.

Seven Top Authoring Tools by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has just published a new research report, Rapid eLearning Authoring. The report provides an analysis of the top seven tools used by thousands of Guild members. Joe Ganci, the report author, offers you a handy table that summarizes the key features of the current versions of those top-seven tools, including best uses and cost.

Company News: December 2011

E-learning Uncovered

In March, Judy will be hosting “table talks” on the benefits and tradeoffs of rapid authoring tools during the eLearning Foundations Intensive program in advance of E-Learning Guild’s Learning Solutions conference. E-Learning Uncovered: Captivate 5.5 Coming Soon! This eagerly-awaited addition to our popular E-Learning Uncovered book series is almost here! Look for an announcement in January for the release of the book and new free resources on the website. The book covers beginning, intermediate, and advanced capabilities of Adobe Captivate 5.5 for both PC and Mac.