Innovation Awards 2009

Tony Karrer

We’ve just announced the innovation awards associated with LearnTrends 2009. The session was fraught with technical difficulties, so I thought it would be worth capturing a bit about each of the four award winners here. CUDA Business Brain CUDA technologies is a small software firm within the Hi Performance Learning and IQ Business Group in South Africa, the United Stated and Australia.

LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference

Tony Karrer

George Siemens , Jay Cross and Tony Karrer are pleased to announce our third annual free online conference: LearnTrends 2009 The Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations Conference November 17-19, 2009 | Online | Free The theme/focus this year is on Convergence in Workplace Learning.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards

Upside Learning

Tony Karrer , Jay Cross and George Siemens have announced the first-ever LearnTrends2009 Innovation awards. They say “ The awards will recognize products, projects, and companies that represent significant innovation in Corporate/Workplace Learning and Performance.”

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009. Certainly the Hottest Topics in eLearning for 2009 were social and informal learning.

The Big Question - What I Learned About Learning in 2009

Upside Learning

What did you learn about Learning in 2009? I think my learning for 2009 was focused around three primary areas; this obviously derives from my focus on innovation in elearning and is biased, but here goes.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards

Tony Karrer

George Siemens , Jay Cross and Tony Karrer are pleased to announce the first ever LearnTrends 2009 Innovation Awards. Think something is innovative – please let them know about this.

CAC 2009 Student Presentations

Kapp Notes

Mock E-Learning RFP Fall 2009 This semester the focus is on developing a “Training System” for the introduction of a new product from Big Power Tool Company (BPTC). They are well known for the Model Z drill line and their innovative approach to new product design and development as indicated by our being awarded the IDEAS 5.0 Innovation Award for six consecutive years.

Learned about Learning in 2009

Tony Karrer

And as part of this, I’ve been taking advantage of: 2009 Predictions How Did I Do? 2009 Top Posts and Topics , Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 and just running through my blog posts for the year. 2009 has continued that effort. And many of my 2009 Top Posts and Topics are related to exactly this. However, during 2009, I had a bit of an aha moment. was considered a hot term in 2007 and 2008, but not in 2009.

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LearnTrends Innovation Awards 2009

Jay Cross

George Siemens , Tony Karrer , and I are pleased to announce the LearnTrends 2009 Innovation Awards. The awards are designed to recognize products, projects, processes, and companies that represent interesting innovations in applying technology for Corporate / Workplace Learning and Performance. We want to recognize innovations, from individuals to teams to enterprises. Tags: Innovation

Contest - Win a Free Copy of Digital Habitats via LearnTrends 2009

Tony Karrer

Nancy White and John Smith will be doing a session at LearnTrends 2009 (a free online conference – you should definitely go register). Session Descriptions Below are the descriptions of the sessions that Nancy and John will be involved with at LearnTrends 2009.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Top 100 eLearning Items - eLearning Technology , April 7, 2009 Interesting that my own post got the top spot. My top ten tips for getting started with eLearning: - Ignatia Webs , April 6, 2009 It ain’t always easy to dive into eLearning. Building Better Learning Games - Learning Visions , April 9, 2009 Interested in building casual games for your learners? Don't Waste Your Time , April 1, 2009 This has been brewing for some time now.

McAfee Keynote at DevLearn 2009

Clark Quinn

as “&# use of emergent social software platforms by organizations in pursuit of their goals&# , and characterized it more simply as ‘bringing web energy into organizations’ Along the way, he emphasized points about emergent behavior, inherent altruism, emergent process, developing innovation, the intelligence of crowds, and real business benefits. A 20% improvement in innovation was one concrete result.

CIPD Learning and Development Survey 2009

Upside Learning

Perhaps its individuals in L&D not being innovative enough when leveraging technology for learning; either way it’s hard to tie down to a specific cause.

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In Response: Innovation in Indian Learning Industry

ID Reflections

Tags: Trends e-learning India BrandonHall Research innovation

2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is an annual question: What did you learn about learning in 2009? So one of the tasks I will do to answer this question is to see what posts were the Best of 2009 from several different sources. How Long Does It Take to Develop One Hour of E-Learning-Updated for 2009. Here are my top posts via Google Analytics for 2009.(I'll Diffusion of Innovations. So there are my most popular posts for 2009.

Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning

Upside Learning

For this providers need to innovate and change internally first. Pursuing that direction, a few months back Upside Learning set up a dedicated team for ‘ Innovation and New Projects - INP ’ The idea is to examine the changes in workplace learning space – in learning technology; in the way we learn with new technology; and in how this will affect our market place (and in turn our products and services). Well, I feel innovation and its benefits to customers should be linked closely.

Thoughtful Blockchain Regulation without Stifling Innovation

Your Training Edge

In this post I would be discussing the hot debate going on regarding blockchain regulations and the way it can be balanced with innovation. Bitcoin, which raised the concept of blockchain in 2009 [1] , is a value transfer mechanism that works like a commodity or currency.

Innovation Brainstorming Session for Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

One of the great things about what I do is that I get to interact with wonderful people working on innovative projects. So the other day I got together with John, Gina Schreck of Synapse3Di , Abby, Michelle and Brian (all pictured below).

Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning

Upside Learning

For this providers need to innovate and change internally first. Pursuing that direction, a few months back Upside Learning set up a dedicated team for ‘ Innovation and New Projects - INP ’ The idea is to examine the changes in workplace learning space – in learning technology; in the way we learn with new technology; and in how this will affect our market place (and in turn our products and services). Well, I feel innovation and its benefits to customers should be linked closely.

Future of Learning Business – Focus of Our Innovation Team

Upside Learning

I thank Tony for inviting Upside Learning to share/showcase what its Innovation and New Projects Team is focusing on these days. Related posts: Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning Mobile Learning in India Top 100 Learning Game Resources. Tags: Future Learning Game Based Learning Innovation Mobile Learning Training Companies DGBL eLearning Development Training Outsourcing

LearnTrends 2009

Jay Cross

LearnTrends 2009 is going to be awesome. The LearnTrends Innovation Awards. Convergence, and Innovation. Check the Agenda on the LearnTrends 2009 tab. Yesterday I drew up the tentative agenda. Our theme is convergence in corporate learning.

Diffusion of Innovations

Kapp Notes

To help organizations understand this process of how an innovation (new technology) is adopted among members of a group, researcher Everett M. Rogers is the author of the well-known book, “Diffusion of Innovations.” In his book and research, Rogers describes the characteristics of an innovation that makes it attractive for a group to adopt. First, he defines the acceptance of an innovation among a group as a diffusion of an innovation.

Learning’s Role in Innovation

CLO Magazine

Going forward, optimal execution is only the cost of entry and continual innovation will be the only sustainable differentiator. This puts a huge emphasis on innovation. The old model of innovation has been busted. Innovation and learning require a learning environment.

HRD 2009

Unicorn Training

In April, Unicorn Training joined over 250 exhibitors and 2,000 + visitors at one of Europe’s largest learning and development events, the HRD conference and exhibition 2009. This year’s HRD exhibition saw thousands of visitors looking for innovative ways to implement staff training and development and Unicorn were on site to showcase our wide range of on-line learning solutions.

Future of Learning Business – Focus of Our Innovation Team

Upside Learning

I thank Tony for inviting Upside Learning to share/showcase what its Innovation and New Projects Team is focusing on these days. Related posts: Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning Mobile Learning in India Top 100 Learning Game Resources. Tags: Future Learning Game Based Learning Innovation Mobile Learning Training Companies DGBL eLearning Development Training Outsourcing

Mobile Learning in India

Upside Learning

There are also innovative games based around SMS that have strong learning potential. Related posts: Networks in Rural India Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning Cogain – Look Ma, no hands!

Google Fusion – Is This the Future of Free Data Visualization?

Upside Learning

Tags: Future Technology Innovation eLearning google fusion google fusion api

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The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion

Upside Learning

Tags: Future Learning Future Technology Innovation Design eLearning eLearning Technology Informal Learning Social Learning Workplace Learning

Innovation in organizational learning

Jay Cross

In this 12-minute closing presentation at Learning Technologies 2009 in London, I describe the global economic cataclysm and learning in the longest-lived culture in the world, the Aborigines of Australia. Learning Technologies 2009. Tags: The economy Innovation

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #4

Upside Learning

Tags: Innovation Learning Technology Mobile Learning Weekly Finds eLearning Design eLearning Weekly Find Learning Mobile Technology

Kindle and Nook: eBook Readers in eLearning

Upside Learning

Related posts: Innovation in eLearning | Upside Learning Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development The Ten Commandments of eLearning. Tags: Future Technology Innovation Learning Design eLearning Design Development Future Technology

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Augmented Reality in Learning

Upside Learning

Tags: Future Technology Learning Technology Innovation Learning Technology

Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

percent of all search queries in October 2009.( Top US Search Providers October 2009 ) There are more than 85,000 active contributors working on more than 14,000,000 articles in more than 260 languages at Wikipedia. Here are some interesting Web 2.0

March 2009 presentations

Jay Cross

Tags: travel Innovation

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Tags: Innovation Learning Design Learning Technology eLearning Development Authoring Development Flash Silverlight