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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.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Clayton R. Private?

IDEA: Virtual ELearning Conference


No matter what profession you are in chances are you are aware of its various industry conferences. By way of example, WordPress dedicated conferences (“WordCamps”) are popping up all over the country. Spin-off conferences have also emerged, such as: PressNomics. The elearning industry also has its fair share of conferences. Online Learning Conference.

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.

eLearning Conferences 2012


Educational Technology and Related Education Conferences for January to June 2012 Clayton R. Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. You can contact him at: crwr77 [@] This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete as dates, locations, or Internet addresses (URLs) were not available for a number of events held after this date. => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference!

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 2-4, 2009 Online Educa Berlin International Conference on Technology Supported Learning and Training, 15 th , Hotel InterContinental, Berlin, Germany. link] December 3-4, 2009 International LAMS and Learning Design Conference, 4 th , MacQuarie University, Sydney, Australia.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

Once again, Clayton Wright has been nice enough to compile an incredible list of conferences focused on use of technology in learning. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, check the specific conference website. No liability is assumed for any errors that may have been introduced inadvertently during the assembly of this selected conference list. crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. link] conferences_events/presidents/ 2009.asp. link] conference/ April ?,

How to Increase Conference Attendance

Association eLearning

For associations, conferences represent a major source of potential revenue. To best realize that revenue, your conference not only has to attract attendees but also retain them year after year. You’ve probably already got a good idea of the basics. There is so much more to presenting sound instruction at conferences, but these tips should put you ahead of the game.

What Digital eLearning Trends will Emerge at the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase 2014?

Web Courseworks

If you are an eLearning manager seeking a great opportunity to network with industry professionals, discuss the latest eLearning trends and best practices, and learn new approaches and techniques from experts, I strongly encourage you to make plans to attend the 2014 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase. The educational breakout sessions have been organized into four basic categories—Design, Development, Mobile Learning, and Strategy—and here are just a few of the sessions ( from a robust list of offerings ) that may pique your interest as an eLearning manager.

Register for the Plymouth eLearning conference organized by Steve Wheeler

Ignatia Webs

The wonderful and enlightened Steve Wheeler is organizing the 6th Plymouth e-Learning conference that will last for three days: 6, 7, and 8 April 2011. The central theme for this years conference will be: Learning in a Connected World , which is a hot topic by all means. hope some of you got your papers in, and if not, you can still just come over and join the conference. must admit thought that I feel the anxiety coming as it will be a challenge to add anything to the central idea of the conference after having such wonderful keynote people speaking the days before.

Explore eLearning at the Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning

Web Courseworks

The summer is always a busy season for industry conferences and eLearning networking opportunities, and one event near and dear to my heart is the Annual Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning held in Madison, Wisconsin. The 2014 conference is set for August 12th-14th at the Monona Terrace. This is an excellent opportunity to share ideas, absorb information from industry experts, and explore emerging best practices. hope to see you there, and be sure to bring your best manifesto ideas with you!

6 eLearning conferences to attend in 2016


Attending an eLearning conference is a great way to give your professional development an extra boost. But there are hundreds of eLearning conferences out there and spotting the difference between the good and the great can be tricky. As seasoned conference goers, we have 6 favorites to recommend. Circle your calendar and we’ll see you there.

Creative learning spaces

Learning with e's

For me, one of the highlights of the Estonian Elearning Conference in Tallinn was listening to Stephen Harris , principal of the Sydney Centre for Innovations in Learning. The Sandpit: Sandpits are places where young people can try out new ideas and experiment without fear of failure. The Mountain Top: Here young people can share their work and ideas. Unported License.

Call for papers: Digital Futures: learning in a connected world

Ignatia Webs

Steve is chair for the 6th Plymouth eLearning conference , which will take place in Plymouth from April 6 - 8, in 2011. This year the conference will focus on innovation including emerging technologies in education and training. and my idea is to go for a vision of the future (+ linking it to some mobile projects I am involved in). And I will keynote as wel l. Web 2.0:

Learning Solutions #LScon: Aaron Silvers and Elaine Raybourn on Applying Transmedia Storytelling Techniques for eLearning and Training

Ignatia Webs

Live from the Learning Solutions magazine conference. the other one by Gray, Brown and Macanufo entitled ' Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers ' which is all about engaging people to share ideas and build upon them. Now, when he talked about it I got illuminated by his ideas and passion. great book on helping teachers to develop as leaders.

Learning Solutions #LScon: Stephanie Daul on gaming and eLearning

Ignatia Webs

Live from the Morning Buzz session on gaming and eLearning with Stephanie Daul. Before starting Stephanie asked the audience what games they use in their eLearning (if any). That idea was well received. Although this did not result in anyting at first, the group grew, and finally there were more people from different fields which enabled more interactions and idea exchanges.

Designs on eLearning #DEL12: Usman Haque

Dont Waste Your Time

The final keynote for the Designs on eLearning conference today is from Usman Haque, founder of Pachube ( ), a real-time data infrastructure for the Internet of Things. Exchanging ideas and data with developers to bring smart(er) products to the world. Related posts: Designs on eLearning #DEL12: The printer, the book, and the cloud.

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AG|09 - Another Great eLearning Conference

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

While the current recession kept a few eLearning practitioners in the office, the rest of us were sharing/learning from our colleagues in Orlando at The eLearning Guild's Annual Gathering Conference.  AG|09 LIVE provided virtual attendees with a connection to the action as well as connecting colleagues with each other at the event. Let's start working on that. Thanks Jean!

7 Amazing Things You Can Do With eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

There are tons of eLearning Templates and eLearning Stock assets that enrich every member of the eLearning Template Library. But did you know that there are amazing things you can do with these eLearning assets that can be used for non-eLearning purposes? In this post, I want to show you all the amazing things that people have done with our eLearning Templates.

MEPP Program Moodle & Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks

eLearning conferences distance learning elearning moodle The Wisconsin Idea Web CourseworksMEPP Program About four years ago, the UW Department of Engineering Professional Development (EPD) approached Web Courseworks about hosting a Learning Management System (LMS).  As a private sector partner, we were chosen by UW Engineering because of our attention to the workforce learner as opposed to supporting technology for on-campus learners. Since 1949, the UW [.].

Keynote excerpt on 2 Big Data facts impacting #education #learninganalytics #data

Ignatia Webs

The excerpt was part of the keynote debate that is a much loved item at the Online Educa Berlin conference. The idea behind the keynote debate is to discuss in a parliamentary fashion a specific online learning motion. big data conference digital divide education future of education keynote OEB presentationTogether with Ellen Wagner I was supporting the motion.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?


The applications of a social learning platform on training have been known for sometime, but the idea of a social learning management system is relatively new. The idea of sharing information – sometimes with complete strangers – is normal to us, as is the thought of collaborating with people from across the globe. appeared first on eLearning Experts. Next steps.

Getting a job as an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

Here are three ideas I have to help you break into the field: Strut Your Stuff You’ve got to show what you know. Volunteer for an organization like Lingos ( eLearning Global Giveback Competition) and create something for their clients. The ELearning Uncovered series includes an Articulate and Lectora handbook. This is just a start. I’m sure you people have more great ideas.

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25 eLearning tools you need to have


It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. So we asked members of our development, customer support and design teams to recommend the top eLearning tools they can’t work without. Best productivity tools for eLearning.

Future Highlights: 2015 Lectora User Conference Recap

Everything E-Learning

The Find the Future 2015 Lectora® User Conference last week was full of inspiring ideas and exciting news. Lectora users, CourseMill® users and the Trivantis team all met at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee, for this incredible eLearning conference. with eLearning Brothers Template Library, Cutout People and Interaction Builder. Blog LUC

#ela2009: pre-conference workshop feedback: evaluation kicks off when ethical issues are discussed

Ignatia Webs

The workshop was part of the pre-conference workshops organized in eLearning Africa. Short scenario used: Appoint a facilitator Think about the question in private List your five ideas in private (Each group has 10 minutes for the above first steps) Each person reads out and explains their five items. Tags: evaluation ela2009 workshop eLearning conferences

Community really is the curriculum

Learning with e's

What a fitting place then, to hold an e-Learning Conference. I'm in Tallinn to give the opening keynote for the Estonian e-Learning Conference which takes place over 3 days in the city. This all happened because of Facebook and Twitter - tools the e-learning community uses with exceptional effect across the globe to keep in touch and share ideas. And that's why I'm here.

Mlearn conference preview: #MLearncon scores 2.375 on the ‘Spiro index’!

Challenge to Learn

An early post on MLearncon in San Diego, the eLearning Guild conference on Mobile learning. will probably not have any time to blog before the conference starts. will be blogging from the conference on all the sessions I attend. The fun for a conference always begins with viewing and selecting the sessions. Learning Mlearncon Mobile elearning

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preconference workshop during mLearnCon: android 101

Ignatia Webs

Currently in San Diego for the mLearnCon conference , the first one! Organized by the eLearning Guild. So contact ATIV software if you have an idea for mobile content delivery, also for mLearning, as Silke is an eLearning expert on top of mobile expert. Tags: mobile eLearning guild mobile learning mlearncon liveBlog workshop eLearning conferences Eric Converse and Silke Fleischer from ATIV software were bold enough to give non-professoinal developers the chance to build an android application from scratch by using the SDK software ! guidelines).

A Useful Conference Game

In the Middle of the Curve

Stephen Martin (@smartinx) and I came up with this during the Innovations in eLearning Conference. Not necessarily because they did a bad job supplying power (they didn't) but because I have been to too many technology conferences where folks are fighting for the few power outlets in the ballrooms and meeting rooms. How many technology conferences have you been to where you can't find an outlet and your battery is close to dead? Conferences in older hotels or where they rented a very large ballroom cut into small rooms are notorious for this.

How Twitter Changed the eLearning Community with Conversations

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Twitter at eLearning Conferences - TwitterCamp So, by early 2008 I began testing Twitter''s usefulness in a conference setting at The eLearning Guild ''s Annual Gathering. The Backchannel Twitter, in my opinion, was the one social media tool that really encouraged the idea of the Backchannel. Check out his post on What Makes a Great Conference Backchannel.

Signing on for the revolution

Learning Journal

It’s the text of his keynote address at the Northwest eLearning conference earlier this week. We need a design pattern book for our work. I’ve no idea how to create that, but I’ll be noodling on it for quite a while. This post is inspired by a profound essay from Mike Caulfield called Design Patterns and the Coming Revolution in Course Design.

Conference Attendees: What 3 Things Did You Bring Home?

Learning Visions

In my recent round-up post on ASTD TK11 , Shelley left a comment that I’m not sure I can answer as I’m mostly working conferences these days rather than attending (but I will do my best!). Here’s Shelley’s question: “What things have you started doing as a direct result of attending the ASTD conference?” And I open this question up to any training or elearning conference (Training, TK, DevLearn, Learning Solutions, etc….) as she goes on… “Sometimes, it can be challenging to justify the cost of conference attendance.

Designs on eLearning #DEL12: Cave to Cloud

Dont Waste Your Time

The second day of the Designs on eLearning Conference started with the keynote from Bruce Brown, titled ‘Cave to Cloud’ Bruce highlights the technology shifts through the ages (mechanical to digital) and their fundamental impact on education. Related posts: Designs on eLearning #DEL12: The printer, the book, and the cloud.

Come Read our DevLearn11 Reaction Piece

eLearning Weekly

If DevLearn 2011 at the Aria in Las Vegas did anything, it confirmed one certainty about elearning: elearning is exhilarating. eLearning is esoteric, cutting edge, tumultuous, and sexy. And elearning is an industry. The eLearning Guild hosted quite a conference. eLearning Conferences DevLearn elearning weekly magazine eLW MagAnd Vegasy.

Future Highlights: 2015 Lectora User Conference Recap

Everything E-Learning

The Find the Future 2015 Lectora® User Conference last week was full of inspiring ideas and exciting news. Lectora users, CourseMill® users and the Trivantis team all met at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee, for this incredible eLearning conference. with eLearning Brothers Template Library, Cutout People and Interaction Builder. Blog LUC

Are You Going to DevLearn 2013? We Are!

Bottom-Line Performance

There’s a conference for that. DevLearn is one of our favorite eLearning conferences, and it’s just around the bend… October 23 – 25 in Las Vegas. Members of the learning services team will attend for professional development… and we can’t wait to hear what they learn from the 200+ sessions available at the conference. Learn more.

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How to Get the Most Out of a Conference

eLearning Weekly

Conferences have been on my mind quite a bit lately. So you can see why I was pleasantly surprised today when I ran across an excellent blog post on how to get the most out of a conference. Here’s a summary of his suggestions: Choose your conference wisely. Keep a running list of ideas, insights, and action items; your key take-a-ways from each day. Read Dan’s full post, How to Get the Most Out of a Conference , for more information on each of his suggestions. And if you see me at a conference, please stop and introduce yourself!

Want E-Learning Success? Make Sure Your Learners Are Dressed For It!

Rapid eLearning

One of my favorite parts of going to elearning conferences is meeting so many of the industry’s thought leaders. During my recent trip to the Learning Solution Conference in Orlando I ran into one of my mentors and a real elearning pioneer, Dr. Werner Oppelbaumer. I was able to get some time with him for a brief interview. Lots of elearning people are using Twitter.


Best articles on working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws upon ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 So you (still) want to be an elearning consultant? -  Harold Jarche , November 7, 2011. eLearning Conferences 2012 -  Tony Karrer , November 17, 2011. Flash Dead for eLearning -  Tony Karrer , November 14, 2011. Educational Technology & Related Education Conferences: January-June 2012 -  Jane Hart , November 17, 2011. Just Jay

Top 20 Posts for Q1 2009

Tony Karrer

Of course, I cheated and used eLearning Learning to help me come up with these. Twitter as Personal Learning and Work Tool 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 eLearning Conferences Tool Set 2009 Remote Collaboration Better Memory Share Best Practices – Patterns Information Radar How long does it take to select an LMS? Browse eLearning ContentOne of the best things about having kids is getting a Spring Break with them. I'm fortunate enough to be doing that this week. Good Writing What Goes in the LMS?

Breakthrough eLearning: Learning is a Process, Not a Thing

Breakthrough eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning Reflections on how to break through some of the barriers that prevent the achievement of excellence in eLearning.The 5-E Framework: Establish Value / Effect Change / Engage Stakeholders & Learners / Experiment / Evaluate Results Tuesday, June 27, 2006 Learning is a Process, Not a Thing The eLearning field is prone to hype, and one of the most hyped things I have come across in the last five years is the promise of learning objects. think the same thing holds true for excellent eLearning. How to Grow Your eLearning BusinessWe consider. A? , ??A???

10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Today I want to share some free or inexpensive ways to work with the audio in your elearning courses. If you record in a conference room next to the copy machine or at your office cubicle, odds are that you’ll have sub-par audio. Do a search for “elearning.”. Another idea is to contact an independent artist who may give you permission to use some music. Makes no sense.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 3

Upside Learning

eLearning Conferences 2011 : eLearning Technology. List of eLearning Conferences scheduled in the first half of the year -January to June 2011 – covering a broad range of types of topics. Discusses use of characters in eLearning courses including ideas for their use and additional resources. Nuts And Bolts: How To Evaluate eLearning.

Corporate University Week Opening Keynote: Verizon Wireless & Bellevue U Collaboration

Learning Visions

Unlike the typical elearning conferences I go to where we’re talking a lot about practice, this one is focused at a more strategic level. Executive Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and the Human Capital Lab Bellevue University ( ) General theme of the conference: linking learning outcomes to business objectives. Good ideas – that’s what’s in short supply (not cash). Your companies need to have good ideas – and you need to help connect those good ideas to business outcomes. Leadership is the word. Michael E. Echols, Ph.D.