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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. As always, please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Clayton R. link].

Devlearn conference day one: an exhilarating day

Challenge to Learn

So we are off to an excellent start with DevLearn. As always at the first day of a guild conference it was an exhilarating day. I try to spot the emerging trends at conferences like this, for this conference there are two. His story was along the lines of the keynote of last year by John Medina at the Learning Solution conference. Here is my wrap-up. Trends?

Putting the Design back into Instructional Design #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Here are my slides from my presentation on Thursday, November 1, 2013 at the eLearning Guild DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. Putting Design Back into Instructional Design from cammybean. Thanks to a great audience -- we had lively conversation and great food for thought

DevLearn Conference and Expo 2012: Recap by Bill Brandon and Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

DevLearn 2012 was an incredible event. It capped a remarkable year of change with more professionals registered and attending (just short of 2000) than at any previous eLearning Guild conference. In this brief recap, we’ll try to give you a better sense of the excitement at the Aria last week. In this case, it’s important that what happened in Vegas, does NOT stay in Vegas!

DevLearn Thoughts: Is Game Based Learning Misunderstood?

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We had a great time at DevLearn 2012 in Las Vegas. Since we were there in part to launch or Knowledge Guru™ learning game engine, we were especially tuned in to what was being said about learning games at the conference… and what other game based learning products were being shown. Sharon Boller introducing Knowledge Guru at DevLearn. Gamification.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright has done his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. The conference will not be held it 2011 and may be held in 2012. link].

Are Learning Conferences Worth It?


In planning for the next calendar year for WPLMS, I have circled some key dates for attending the larger Learning Conferences in our industry. Get togethers like DevLearnCon , MLearnCon , Enterprise Learning Conference & Expo , Training Conference & Expo , Learning Solutions Conference & Expo , and ASTD's slew of conferences are great resources for the learning industry.

Blogging about #DevLearn

Challenge to Learn

I will be leaving for Las Vegas in less than one hour, visiting the eLearning Guilds annual conference. We quietly pre-launched our free edition prior to DevLearn to make sure we could build it up slowly and monitor it closely, in order to ensure a perfect authoring environment. devlearn e-Learning e-Learning authoring tool EasyGenerator elearningEnough to look forward to.

2015 ATD ICE Conference Slides & Resources

Kapp Notes

Great time presenting at ATD ICE Conference, so many wonderful people and experiences. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Here are some blog entries about preparing for the presentation in the spirit of “Show Your Work” Notes about Looking forward to DevLearn 2014 –Describes how the presentation was developed.

xAPI Camp – DevLearn 2015 is ONE DAY AWAY


The first xAPI Camp at DevLearn, the first of four events we’re putting on hosted by The eLearning Guild , is nigh upon us. The Guild helped us launch xAPI at mLearnCon back in 2012 and they have been a steadfast supporter of xAPI. Last year was the first year there was an official xAPI Track at DevLearn and, together, we are upping that ante again (…in Vegas). The eLearning Guild is a terrific host and partner in making xAPI Camp available to attendees as a pre-conference event. And for DevLearn, we have a great list: Brightwave is out of the UK.

One Learning Designer's Look Back at 2012

Learning Visions

So we've wrapped up 2012 with a few ribbons and bows and have sent it on its way. Some of my professional and personal highlights from 2012 (not that you asked): Growing Kineo US. Conferences. Going to industry conferences is where it's at as far as I'm concerned. So what did I learn from all this conference speaking? It was a big year. Well, keep on keeping on.

Why Easygenerator will launch a free edition of her authoring software

Challenge to Learn

The official launch will be at November 1st at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. In a few weeks’ time easygenerator will make a big step towards meeting her mission to change eLearning. We are in the final stages of launching a free edition of easygenerator; it will be available in the first half of October. You can read more details at our website , you can also preregister.

DevLearn Conference Video: Putting Design Back into ID

Learning Visions

At DevLearn this year, the eLearning Guild taped a number of sessions and has made them available to members. I was honored to have my session recorded: Putting "Design" back into Instructional Design. eLearning Guild members can access the video archive on the eLearning Guild's website: The eLearning Guild: Putting "Design" back into Instructional Design. If you do take the time to watch the video, I'd love constructive feedback and ideas for how I can improve this session for the future! Thanks for watching

#LSCON 2012: trends

Challenge to Learn

Looking back on the Learning Solution conference and digging through the back-channel, twitter and Map-Deck I tried to discover the latest trends that emerge from these tons of data. Were mobile was the buzzword at DevLearn, it was replaced by HTML5 at LSCON. In previous conferences you could pick up the sound of people who where proclaiming that Scorm is that or at least would die.


Public Launch of Free Edition of Authoring Tool easygenerator at DevLearn 2012 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine will announce the public launch of the free edition of its easygenerator authoring tool at The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference and Expo on October 31, 2012. The free version includes full authoring capabilities and is not time-limited. Design & Development Tools Design Strategies Development Strategies Training Strategies

BLP Teases Knowledge Guru Fall Release at DevLearn

Knowledge Guru

For us at BLP , that means it’s DevLearn season. DevLearn is the premier learning conference for emerging trends and technology. Our team has attended DevLearn for years to learn about the latest, greatest learning solutions before they “hit the shelves” for most of our clients. Follow the Action: Can’t attend DevLearn? Fall is in the air. More Info. Quick Tip

Fresh from DevLearn 2012: Tin Can API

The Learning Dispatch

DevLearn attracts many leaders in the online learning industry for its annual conference. This year 2,000 learning and development practitioners gathered in Las Vegas for the October 31 – November 2 event. There were numerous sessions hosted by the best minds in the industry on the latest innovations and issues. Tin Can is the plumbing used to document learning experiences.

ELearning Guild interview with Kasper Spiro (CEO easygenerator) #Devlearn


At the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas our CEO Kasper Spiro was interviewed by the eLearning guild. Here is the video

Are Learning Conferences Worth It?


In planning for the next calendar year for WPLMS, I have circled some key dates for attending the larger Learning Conferences in our industry. Get togethers like DevLearnCon , MLearnCon , Enterprise Learning Conference & Expo , Training Conference & Expo , Learning Solutions Conference & Expo , and ASTD’s slew of conferences are great resources for the learning industry.

Trade Show Circuit 2013

eLearning 24-7

HR Technology Conference & Expo. DevLearn Conference & Expo. mLearn Con Mobile Learning Conference & Expo. I was a keynote presenter in 2012 and really liked the event. Conference and Expo. This past year’s show (2012) was only slightly better, but one well known vendor told me it was a dog, and these guys attend a lot of shows. In just one month, the e-learning trade show season will be upon us. While at one time there was little reason to be concerned, those days are way over. Too many e-learning shows. Do we hit two sh0ws?

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Have you registered yet?

Adobe Captivate

Conferences and events Adobe Event adobe learning summit devlearnWe are really excited about the cool Adobe Learning Summit at Aria, Las Vegas on 29th October and just can’t wait to meet all the eLearning professionals like you who use Captivate, Connect, and Adobe Presenter to create best-in-class eLearning and training content. To make this summit useful for you, we have planned 20 sessions [.].

DevLearn 2012 Enters the Record Books by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild's DevLearn Conference & Expo opened October 31 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This event has attracted a record number of professionals and exhibitors, and this spotlight gives a few of the highlights from the first day. Design & Development Tools Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging Topics Management Professional Development

Students Are Smarter Than Your Old eLearning Design

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

DevLearn 2012 Conference and Expo - ARIA Resort, Las Vegas, NV - Oct.31st-Nov.2nd. Training devlearn ISD learning instructional design twitter elearningWant to know what regular people think of eLearning? A simple, and regular, search of the term "eLearning" on Twitter reveals an overwhelming portion of NEGATIVE tweets about eLearning experiences. And even worse, they expose the uselessness of the methods being used to assess the learning that is assumed to have occurred during these digital experiences. Quite frankly, it's embarrassing.

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vTrainingRoom Launches Cloud-Based LMS with Tin Can Integration by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

At DevLearn Conference & Expo 2012 in Las Vegas, vTrainingRoom today announced the release of ScholarLMS, the first-of-its-kind Tin Can API-enabled learning management system. Design & Development Tools Instructional Design Learning Systems Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

DevLearn 2012 - The Makings of an Epic Learning Adventure for All Training Professionals

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Every DevLearn is an epic adventure for me. Maybe because it's 2012 and with the Mayan calendar ending, perhaps this will be the last DevLearn. DevLearn 2011 Highlights from The eLearning Guild on Vimeo. Another part of the event this year will include a unique un-conference within the conference. I hope to see you all at DevLearn this year!

Knowledge Guru™ Learning Game to Launch at @DevLearn 2012

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And we’re flying from our hometown of Indianapolis to sunny Las Vegas to do it at DevLearn 2012. We’ve reserved space at the DevLearn Expo and will be in booth 608 demoing games and explaining how Knowledge Guru works. ExactTarget will be on hand, putting MobileConnect through its paces for DevLearn attendees. What do you think of our booth? The results?

Who Trains the Trainers?


Another great option is to find a way to attend at least one industry conference each year, such as The eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions or DevLearn conferences, or ASTD’s International Conference and Exposition. Are you someone who has ‘fallen into’ your role? This is one of the biggest challenges with the training industry.


Webinar: Didactics, Management theory, Agile and new learning metaphors equals Outcome learning

Challenge to Learn

I presented on this subject at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas last November. Last year I wrote a series of post on outcome learning. I have continued to work on this and now I have a new version. In the earlier version I combined didactic principles with a management theory. I order to make it more complete I now added principles from Agile (Scrum) software development and my ideas about a new learning metaphor. The US partner of easygenerator (Interactive Advantage) organizes webinars on a regular basis and they have asked me to present on this approach.

Toolkit: Do You Know … dominKnow Claro? by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

eLearning conference (including DevLearn 2012) and yet, when you ask someone if they know about. Claro by dominKnow is one of those products that you see in the exhibit hall at every major. Claro, they scratch their head a bit and say, “Well, I’ve heard of it…” Claro is like a well-kept open. secret. But no more! It’s time to keep this a secret no longer.

DevLearn 2013 Wrap Up #devlearn

Learning Visions

Wrapping up a few days in Las Vegas for this year's eLearning Guild DevLearn 2012 conference. You couldn't walk through the conference this year without tripping over one. Of course, the most memorable bits of the conference are the informal hallway chats, the late night beer of elearning conference, and the Las Vegas experience. So thanks to the eLearning Guild for putting on another memorable conference. I could NOT miss Halloween with my kids, so flew in Thursday afternoon. Great format as we pulled Jeannette in from Skype and Jane on Twitter.

Recap of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference

E-learning Uncovered

Rod and I had the chance to go to Las Vegas last week for DevLearn 12. And we learned at the conference that it may become the next generation of AICC as well.) I t’s a new way to track learning experiences that extend beyond completing courses. During a general session at the conference , we got a room full of over 1,000 people to make an on-the-spot $10 text message donation to the Red Cross, raising several thousand dollars in just a few minutes. The post Recap of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered

#TinCanAPI to Guest Host this Week’s Pre-DevLearn #TalkTech

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It’s a great opportunity for those attending DevLearn to get their Tin Can – related questions answered before heading to the conference. See you at DevLearn! #TalkTech is a Twitter chat on learning and technology that happens every Thursday from 3 – 3:30 ET. Social Learning talktech tin can api

Hashtags and Crossbreeds and a Benign Eye of Sauron

Mark Oehlert

I feel like though we all go to these conferences and lament how we hate silos and then fail to tear down those silos in terms of the scope of the domain that we operate in. Maybe conference organizers (hey @guildmeister and @hfisktwit et al, looking at you, w much <3 of course :-)) - need to think differently about their events. Think different yes! but also think more broadly!

Karl Kapp’s New Gamification Fieldbook for Learning Professionals

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I was a regular on the L&D conference circuit in 2013, starting at DevLearn in October 2012 (when I first met Karl Kapp) and continuing onwards to DevLearn 2013. Besides professional development for our team, we attended these conferences to bring Knowledge Guru , the first learning game engine tied to research-based learning principles, to market.