LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. Tags: Learning Communities Lifelong Learning PLE Workplace Learning Harold Jarche learntrends PKM My side comments are in italics. Sense-making with PKM. When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different.

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.

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LearnTrends 2009

Jay Cross

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

Narrowing Gap between Face-to-Face and Online Presentations

Tony Karrer

However, because of the dramatically different characteristics of Online Conferences and In-Person Conferences and because of the narrowing gap between face-to-face and online presentations – we will see a shift towards more online conferences such as LearnTrends 2009. Are people noticing this? It seems that face-to-face and online presenting are becoming more similar. Some aspects: Wireless access is becoming more common in places where presentations occur.

Learntrends: Convergence in Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from the first LearnTrends session, Introduction: Convergence in Learning , with George Siemens , Tony Karrer , and Jay Cross. Tags: Workplace Learning e-Learning George Siemens Jay Cross learntrends Tony Karrer Awkward phrasing, typos, or things that simply don’t make sense out of the context of the live session are par for the course. My side comments are in italics. Jay Cross. E-learning is 10 years old.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards

Upside Learning

Looks like a season for Awards; and as a vibrant community, it was about time LearnTrends joined in. Totally unlike most awards, there are no entry fees and the winners get a grand prize – the ability to make a short presentation at LearnTrends 2009 in November.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. Workplace Learning immersive learning learntrends Tony O'Driscoll My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration. Four technology arenas, 2D Synchronous Learning, Knowledge Sharing Spaces, Web 2.0

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LearnTrends: Reinventing Organizational Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Jay Cross & Clark Quinn’s LearnTrends session on Reinventing Organizational Learning. Tags: Informal Learning Workplace Learning Clark Quinn Jay Cross learntrends My side comments in italics. Article they wrote for CLO mag: “Become a Chief Meta-Learning Officer&#. Need to be more agile & change. If you don’t know the solution & need to network/collaborate to find it, that’s learning.

LearnTrends Starts Tomorrow

Tony Karrer

LearnTrends 2009 starts tomorrow! To register, you must first register on the LearnTrends community and then register on the Conference Event Page. I’m really looking forward to very interesting conversations around the messy topic of convergence. There seems to be quite a bit of last minute registration activity. We have over 500 attending and over 140 who say they might attend. Should be lively. There will be lots of time for conversation as well.

2009 Review

Experiencing eLearning

LearnTrends: Microlearning. LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management. Looking at just the numbers, my number of views didn’t increase dramatically in 2009. It’s time for that annual ritual of looking back at the year.

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.

eLearning Technology and LearnTrends Nominated

Tony Karrer

I’m happy to say there were several nominations for this blog and for LearnTrends. If you’ve found value from this blog and/or LearnTrends, please click on the links below and vote for them in their categories. And if you are in the mood for lots of great blogs and blog posts: Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs 15 More Workplace eLearning Blogs Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009 eLearning Technology.

LearnTrends Speakers and Topics Accounced

Tony Karrer

We've put up a preliminary schedule for LearnTrends 2009. Innovation Awards - The conference will also include the LearnTrends Innovation Awards 2009. Contest - Win a Free Copy of Digital Habitats via LearnTrends 2009.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards 2009

Jay Cross

George Siemens , Tony Karrer , and I are pleased to announce the LearnTrends 2009 Innovation Awards. Winners will make short presentations during the LearnTrends conference. The awards are designed to recognize products, projects, processes, and companies that represent interesting innovations in applying technology for Corporate / Workplace Learning and Performance. Deadline for submission is: October 30. To apply for an award, fill out the: Submission Form.

LearnTrends 2009 Video Archive Available

eLearning Weekly

Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to attend the LearnTrends 2009 Online Conference , but I heard great things about it. LearnTrends was sponsored by Jay Cross, Tony Karrer, and George Siemens.). There are tons of other details about the conference here , and you can get more info about LearnTrends on these social networks: Twitter. eLearning Conferences InstructionalDesign learntrends technology Tools Training Web 2.0

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Free Online Conference: LearnTrends 2009

eLearning Weekly

Tony Karrer recently announced the LearnTrends 2009 Online Conference , which will be held November 17-19, 2009. You can join the LearnTrends community and keep up with the conference happenings on the LearnTrends web site. Tags: eLearning Conferences Design Development learntrends learntrends09 learntrends2009 technology Training

LearnTrends: Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations

Experiencing eLearning

Tags: LMS Learning Communities Workplace Learning e-Learning learntrends

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LearnTrends Conference November 17-19 (free, online conference)

eLearning Cyclops

The preliminary schedule for the LearnTrends online conference is now available. Its focus will be Convergence in Workplace Learning.

Selling Learning Communities – Not Everyone Will or Wants a Group Hug

Tony Karrer

Jack Merklein from Xerox Global Services did a really great presentation at LearnTrends 2009 entitled - Common tools for Diverse Communities at Xerox Global Services. You can find the LearnTrends 2009 Recording including Jack’s presentation.

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.

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.

LearnTrends: Backchannel

Jay Cross

Clark Quinn and I led a discussion on Reinventing Organizational Learning at LearnTrends this morning. The recording will be up before the day is over, but I thought you might enjoy the discussion that went with it. Twitter and chat are ubiquitous at conferences now.

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.

Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

This results in posts such as: LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning Design - Knowing Doing Gap - Best of eLearning Learning Camtasia - LMS - LCMS - Best of eLearning Learning August 2009 These posts are sent via email to people who have subscribed to the Best Of.

What Does a 21st Century L&D Department Look Like?

Performance Learning Productivity

A month ago, on April 21, Jay Cross at learntrends co-ordinated a round-the-globe series of online conversations on how learning can impact performance in organisations.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

September 2009. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Wednesday, October 14, 2009. Thursday, October 15, 2009. I Finally Get It – Why Social Networking is So Important - Engaged Learning , September 29, 2009. Flash Accessibility (508 Compliance) - MinuteBio , September 13, 2009. Characteristics of Adult Learners - The eLearning Coach , September 28, 2009. eLearning Strategy - eLearning Technology , September 14, 2009.

Microlearning presentation at LearnTrends

Janet Clarey

Just finished presenting on the topic ‘microlearning’ at the online LearnTrends conference. 2009) Outline of a Microlearning Agenda. eLearning Papers, September 2009. Retrieved April 5, 2009 from. Share and Enjoy: Just finished presenting on the topic ‘microlearning’ at the online LearnTrends conference. Tags: Brandon Hall learntrends microlearning

LearnTrends Tweetstream backchannel

Jay Cross

Here’s tho conversation taking place at Twitter during LearnTrends. (We’d ScottSkibell Videos from Tues & Wed #learntrends event are up. 4:48 PM Nov 18th, 2009. Feature | Block yuuhey RT @jackiegerstein : mLearnopedia – [link] – blogs, activities, research, resources for mobile learning – #learntrends -4:15 PM Nov 18th, 2009. Feature | Block trishuhl Poll results can be found at: [link] #learntrends -3:12 PM Nov 18th, 2009.

LearnTrends Live: Mobile Learning

Jay Cross

Happily, all of our LearnTrends events are being recorded and will be available on the LearnTrends site. Judy Brown is talking about mobile learning: it’s more that eLearning lite. M-learning : Pervasive. Get learners to complete tasks while going about their day-to-day lives.

Business of Learning

Tony Karrer

The challenges for publishers has been well documented: From Terrible to Terrifying : “The stats show that total newspaper ad sales dropped by an unprecedented 28.28% in the first quarter of 2009, a deep plunge that represents a loss of more than $2.6 This is a very strange time.

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LearnTrends Live: Jane Hart

Jay Cross

By the way, all sessions at LearnTrends are being recorded, so if you’re interested in learning more, drop by our community site. Jane Hart. Installs social learning system based on ELGG. Customization. Open source. Supporting infrastructure.

LearnTrends Innovation Awards

Jay Cross

George Siemens , Tony Karrer and I are pleased to announce the first ever LearnTrends 2009 Innovation Awards. Winners will be announced and will be asked to do short presentations during LearnTrends 2009. Here are some graphics for your use: LearnTrends is the free, online, non-profit conference on innovation in corporate learning.

LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

September 18, 2009 to September 25, 2009. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Thursday, October 15, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference - eLearning Technology , September 21, 2009. Presentation: Fear and Loathing in Social Media - Dont Waste Your Time , September 19, 2009. Chunking Information - The eLearning Coach , September 23, 2009. Learning Visions , September 21, 2009.

Two Free Online Conferences

Experiencing eLearning

Learn Trends 2009 This morning I learned about two free online conferences, one focused on educational technology in K-12 schools, one more focused on corporate learning. The second is LearnTrends 2009 , November 17-19, with the theme of “Convergence in Workplace Learning.&#