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ATD TechKnowledge 2015 – #ATDTK

eLearning Brothers

For the past few years, we have attended the ATD TechKnowledge Conference, and 2015, was no different. We came to #ATDTK with a mission—to provide rocking eLearning Templates and eLearning Stock  for all attendees. Though we didn’t get a chance to talk to everyone, we provided tons of people with awesome eLearning assets. We Were On a Mission. Booth Set Up.

Enspire’s Robert Bell Speaking at ASTD TechKnowledge 2013

Enspire Learning

Robert Bell, senior instructional designer at Enspire Learning, will be speaking at ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 this week in San Jose. This session will provide more than a recounting of the project’s design process. If you will be at TechKnowledge this year, come to Robert’s session and stop by Booth 412 and say hello! 10:45 am – 11:45 am. Location: Room 212AB.

TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

eLearning 24-7

For the price of $1,500 or so to attend (non-member), and even near 1K to attend as a member, at least provide something, rather then free ice cream at 3 p.m.  With Unison you can integrate right into their other product – the platform called Focus  – which provides video capture – oh, output includes mp3, mp4, avi, wav and mov. We also provide some reports and some analytics” Me: “Okay, you are an online authoring system” Him: “No. They stressed it provides analytics and is secure. Last week, I attended TK 2012 in Las Vegas.

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

Harnessing the power of collective intelligence , the product provides a context and a connection with learners that can predict their behavior, learning patterns and has the ability to assess the skill gaps arising from time to time. Admin & User Dashboards : Konnect provides separate admin and user dashboards. Unbelievable, isn’t it? Interviews were followed by medical exams.

Looking Forward to TechKnowledge 2012!

The Learning Circuits

TechKnowledge is less than a month away, and I can’t wait! Finally, you’re going to see more integration with social media, both leading up to the conference and during, with efforts like the TechKnowledge 2012 Blog , the Twitter-based Tech + Knowledge scavenger hunt, and Tech Kafe. Cammy Bean , aka @cammybean Events like TechKnowledge 2012 are opportunities for me to dwell together with friends and colleagues from across the learning and training community. Some of that happened through serving on the planning committee for the 2012 event. More on that later.) Aaron E.

Recap of ASTD TechKnowledge 2013: Day 1

eLearning 24-7

That said, I will be providing a product review on Studio 13 before it is launched – AN EXCLUSIVE. I’ll be providing updates on this in the near future. Okay, the first day of ASTD TK13 has wrapped up – at least from the expo side of the house. Excuse any strange text breaks – writing from the WordPress iOS app. Let’s jump right in for the game action. TOUCHDOWN. I was really impressed with a few new products. Animate. unique product that uses the power of animated figures. Can output to MP4 or Flash, I loved the MP4. Pricing is low. Mango. CODEBABY.

ASTD TechKnowledge 2008 - Conference Planning

Tony Karrer

ASTD TechKnowledge 2008 is coming soon in San Antonio. In looking back, I first found a lot of posts that really suggested the key was having a good set of questions to provide a lens onto the conference: Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee Conference Preparation Better Questions for Learning Professionals Continuing Thoughts on Questions Do Learning Professionals Make the Worst Learners? Now that it's less than a month away, I thought I'd sit down and try to do some conference planning. To help me prepare, I went back to a few previous posts on related topics.

Preparing for ASTD TechKnowledge

Tony Karrer

It is a way to start the event on a virtual basis prior to the start and then continue the conversations afterwards and provide an archive for what happen and what people thought about it. So, quick search found the following: Viva Las TechKnowledge Wiki wiki wiki ASTD TechKnowledge ASTD TechKnowledge If you are going please. Upcoming presentations TechKnowledge in Las Vegas Pretty small list. It appears that relatively few bloggers will be presenting at ASTD TechKnowledge in Las Vegas as compared to the eLearningGuild's Annual Conference in Boston.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Theory Into Practice Blog Tour

Kapp Notes

The goal of this book is to provide a practical, hands-on approach to creating games, gamification and simulations for learning. This new book covers case studies, provides worksheets and gives the information needed to take theory and turn it into practice. I am please with the book and excited to have it ready in time for 2014 projects you migh undertake. Week One. Week Two.

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

What is a ‘Performance Support System’? A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences. The advisory component is meant to provide help wherever and whenever the user requires it. The four components of a good PSS. Upside2Go: ?

Game Design and Gamification Workshop at ASTDTK2012

Kapp Notes

This event, led by Karl Kapp and Koreen Olbrish, is being offered as a preconference workshop at  ASTD TechKnowledge ®  in San Jose, CA, on January 29, 2013. Learn more about the other preconference programs available at TechKnowledge! TechKnowledge  will provide you a tremendous learning opportunity unmatched in the industry. For more information about TechKnowledge please visit our  website , or click here to  register  today. Are you headed to ASTDTK13, if so, check out this great workshop. Here is the ASTD press release. Games

Celebrating 9 Glorious Years Of Learning!

Upside Learning

We attended, sponsored a few, exhibited and delivered learning sessions at 9 international, premiere learning events such as CIPD HRD, ASTD ICE, AITD National Conference, Learning Technologies, LearnX, mLearnCon and ASTD TechKnowledge. The number ‘ 9 ’ symbolizes harmony; it represents the inspiration and the perfection of ideas. We couldn’t agree more. Innovation. Growth.

Doodle.com: Hassle-Free Scheduling

E-learning Uncovered

Step 1: Provide some general information. Just provide some general information; the only required fields are your event title, name, and email address. If you’ve opted not to provide email addresses on the website, you simply email the link to each participant. Jan 12 – 13 | ATD TechKnowledge: Articulate Storyline Certificate | Las Vegas. Made a mistake?

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Lectora 12 – Moving Ahead and Catching Up

E-learning Uncovered

The improvements focus on designer usability and provide PowerPoint-like flexibility when working with text, images, shapes, and buttons. Jan 12 – 13 | ATD TechKnowledge: Articulate Storyline Certificate | Las Vegas. Jan 14 | ATD TechKnowledge: Top Storyline Tips, Secrets, and Time-Savers | Las Vegas. These enhancements further that position.

ASTD #TK11 Opening Keynote Tony Bingham

Learning Visions

Here we are in sunny San Jose, kicking off ASTD’s TechKnowledge 2011. Learning professionals are still playing catchup with web 3.0, but plan to catch up quickly” Strategies for Learning Professionals …learn about the mobile web, the smarter web, the immersive web (identity management, governance, search and discovery, mobile and augmented reality) In 2015: mobile learning provided by most orgs, ISD (instructional design) will demand new skills and mindsets – interactive, multi-media, dynamic, device management target and immediate… Are you ready to be creative?) Is Web 2.0 a Fad?

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points to Consider

ID Reflections

This will provide the employees with an opportunity to acquire skills and knowledge in their areas of interest beyond the purview of their current roles thus equipping them with new skills, a critical aspect of professional development. Thus, MOOCs provide a good platform for organizations to create a strong brand presence in the minds of employees – both existing and prospective.

Getting a job as an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

You have to provide some proof of your capabilities and at the very least be able to point to a really kick ass portfolio of design treatments or even courses you’ve built (or collaborated on with someone else). that provides some good discussion and practical tips. I get a lot of emails from people asking me how to break into the ID field. This post is my response to those emails.

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Angry Plants vs. Zombies: 4 Things a Game Engine Can Do For You

ATD Learning Technologies

Just as the e-learning authoring tool provides you the ideal environment for focusing on creating e-learning, a game engine comes with supporting tools to help you create a game, using its built-in game mechanics. game engine allows you to focus on the experience, the aesthetics of your design by providing you access to built-in mechanics. What’s a Game Engine? Path Finding.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions—Part 2

ATD Learning Technologies

At the 2016 ATD TechKnowledge Conference, I hosted a session designed for people just getting started with e-learning. An LCMS can provide a collaborative authoring environment, a reusable asset library, review tools, and ways to output content in multiple formats (such as self-paced e-learning and classroom-based training). Learning Authoring Tools. What are the differences? BRAVO!

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

At the 2016 ATD TechKnowledge Conference, I hosted a session designed for people just getting started with e-learning. Who are some of the main off-the-shelf e-learning content providers? Some of the major providers of off-the-shelf e-learning courses include: Skillsoft. If you are just getting started yourself, you might be curious about many of the same issues. NovoEd.

Knowledge Guru Adds New Enterprise Edition and Racing Theme Pack

Knowledge Guru

Contribute to our product development roadmap:  We give our Enterprise customers the dedicated support and resources BLP is known for providing our custom eLearning clients. See it all Live at ASTD Techknowledge 2014. Knowledge Guru is a Silver Sponsor at ASTD Techknowledge… and we are launching our new Enterprise Edition and racing theme pack at the conference.

Free Webinar: Extend the Shelf Life of Your Training

Visual Lounge

Ryan Eash is an education evangelist for TechSmith Corp., a software company that provides practical business and academic solutions that change how people communicate and collaborate across devices. In Ryan’s previous role as an instructional designer for TechSmith, he created training videos for Camtasia Studio, and provided in-person training workshops for customers. and U.K.

5 Lessons for Designing Engaging E-Learning Interactions…From Project Runway

ATD Learning Technologies

Last month, I had the honor of speaking at the 2016 ATD TechKnowledge Conference in Las Vegas. While still far from being the runway garment, the muslin mockup provides vital information, building on ideas from the initial sketch. discussed sketching and prototyping as a design methodology for designing effective e-learning. Importance of Design. You get the idea. Key Takeaways.

Experiencing a Realistic Simulation at Training2014

Kapp Notes

Especially since I had to miss TechKnowledge. Jane and Trish provide a musical interlude. The main purpose is to provide military personnel and first responders with training that has almost 100% fidelity yet is safer than the actual environment. (Scroll Down to Simulation , if you want to get right the simulation part of this post.). The event was, as usual, a lot of fun.

December Blogger: Judy Unrein

The Learning Circuits

first saw Judy speak at last year’s TechKnowledge conference on HTML5, a topic of increasing importance in the learning and development field. Judy is also on the advisory committee for the upcoming TechKnowledge conference (and responsible for helping put together one of the conference’s best lineup of sessions). So, with that in mind, Judy will be blogging here this month about HTML5 and providing a peek at the upcoming conference. Judy Unrein designs learning solutions for Artisan E-Learning , an e-learning design and consulting firm.

Karl Kapp "The Case of the Disengaged Learner" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

These are my liveblogged notes from Karl Kapp''s session at ATD TechKnowledge, happening this week in Las Vegas. More tips: Provide multiple scenarios First person thinkers (drop someone into a situation and you have to go solve some problems. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. Karl Kapp professor of ID at Bloomsburg University, author of a lot of great books on eLearning, and general eLearning smarty pants. The average person checks their cell phone 150 times a day - that''s nine times an hour. Smartphone users spend 2.5 hours a day on their phones, some of that playing games.

10 Ways to Bring A Conference Back to Work

The Learning Circuits

Check out her live blogging notes from TechKnowledge 2012 (scroll down to see all of her notes). 2. It provides a way for people to attend a conference virtually, to catch up on missed sessions and to continue to learn after the event ends. Here is his curated backchannel of TechKnowledge 2012. 5. Most vendors provide in-person or virtual demonstrations. Any other ideas?

What is Gamification? and Why it Matters to L&D Professionals

The Learning Circuits

explore many more in The Gamification of Learning and Instructio n which will be out in May and in my talk at TechKnowledge 2012 —coming up shortly. Story Games are interesting and motivating because they have a story, they provide a context in which actions need to take place. Many learning courses provide no context, no reason for actions. Stories bring context back. Games

Introducing GeoTalent Flex

GeoTalent

This month at ASTD Techknowledge, we introduced our newest product: GeoTalent Flex. Our TrainingPartner product line provided customers with a completely customizable learning management system. GeoTalent Flex provides new customers with the most customizable LMS on the market without sacrificing responsiveness to mobile devices. Now you can!

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MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

This will provide the employees with an opportunity to acquire skills and knowledge in their areas of interest beyond the purview of their current roles thus equipping them with new skills, a critical aspect of professional development. Provide self-directed development – Pitney Bowes. Ref: ASTD_TechKnowledge Presentation). Needless to say, none of this will be easily achieved.

70-20-10 : No longer applicable to online learning – and here’s why

eLearning 24-7

In January it is at ATD TechKnowledge.  I mention the conferences because invariably I will information from either a fellow speaker’s mouth, or a vendor or an attendee, that frankly is inaccurate on some level, when it comes to e-learning, WBT and lately LRS.   On the 70-20-10 front, well that is something entirely different and will be presented here in a few fine moments, since it is back, actually never left for some in learning. While he provides training for skills, compliance and other professional growth.  And yes, the name reflects the power err empowerment.

When Remembering Really Matters: The Power of Serious Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

And since everything we do is grounded in research, they’ll provide recent research on games and case studies that demonstrate how games can be used for learning. How confident are you that learners really remember what they learn from training delivered in your organization? Research has shown time and time again that remembering is hard and forgetting is easy. Can’t attend?

Twitter Conference Ideas

Tony Karrer

Here are a few of the things we've been doing Twitter as Social Chat At both DevLearn and TechKnowledge , we created a hashtag and created a specific Twitter account that was the hub. For my keynote at TechKnowledge, I did something a little different to plan out my presentation - and provide value to the audience (or at least part of the audience).

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David Kelly "Building a Learning Strategy from an Ecosystem of Resources" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from David Kelly''s concurrent session here at ATD TechKnowledge, happening this week in Las Vegas. Providing the least disruptive support to help people and give them what they need. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. shift in the ways we define learning strategies within our organizations. Why don''t orgs have a learning strategy? Some orgs the l&d as a team is a new idea -- they''re just hitting the low hanging fruit and there''s no strategy in place. shift happened a while ago -- we went from being training orgs to learning orgs. It exists.

When Did You First Realize You Were a Designer?

Aaron Silvers

different "TK Chat" at ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 with myself, @opensesame, @JaneBozarth and @LnDDave. At ASTD TechKnowledge last week, there was a “TK Chat” (a panel discussion) about authoring tools and HTML 5. Sketching on sticky notes to design a learning experience provides a lot of flexibility. “When did you first realize you were a designer?”

What will your training role be in the future?

The Learning Circuits

After sitting in on a training professional competencies focus group at TechKnowledge 2012, I became more inspired than ever to think about the role that learning and development professionals can look forward to in the future. For those who remain flexible and partake in continuous learning, I think this field will be more exciting than ever, providing wonderful opportunities for the 21st century. Enable Learning: In this role, the L&D professional provides opportunities for a motivated workforce to learn and grow. Start with the core and work outward.

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Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014

E-learning Uncovered

Conferences: * ASTD TechKnowledge : January 22-24, 2014, Las Vegas, NV. ASTD.org/Communities-of-Practice/Learning-Technologies : Provides current and archived Learning Technologies articles, webcasts, books, and blog posts. TrainingMag.com : Provides publications and resources for developments in training and online learning tools and techniques. As you dive into the new year, keep your sights on what is possible for e-learning. If you’re like me, you’re always looking for ways to grow and new things to learn. Learning DevCamp : June 10-12, 2014, Salt Lake City, UT.

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