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. www.online-educa.com December 1-3, 2010 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy.

Why we need conferences

Clive on Learning

It's easy to think of conferences as rather old hat - top-down and push in an era that is increasingly bottom-up and pull; very un-green when we face huge environmental challenges; very extravagant when everyone but the Chinese is running out of money. But having spent some time now immersed in The Power of Pull by John Hagel III, John Seely Brown and Lang Davison (2010), I'm convinced that conferences will have an important role to play for years to come.

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. The 2010 website was [link] or [link].

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. Clayton R.

What it means that MS LifeScience Award Goes to 3D Virtual Conference Design

Kapp Notes

Event By now you've probably already heard that the Microsoft Life Sciences Innovation Award 2010 has gone to a project that uses a 3-D virtual environment to hold a virtual scientific poster session. So imagine when pharmaceutical companies begin to offer healthcare providers 3D virtual learning, eduction and conference experiences then the trickle down impact will mean that 3D environments will impact over 14 million people in terms of training for their jobs.

Training Magazine Closes and Now, it appears, So Do the Conferences

Kapp Notes

Julie Groshens Conference Program Director The Nielsen Company Leah Nelson Senior Conference Program Manager The Nielsen Company And I would just like to say "THANK YOU" to Leah and Julie who were a pleasure to work with, professional and committed individuals! __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles

Tony Karrer

is up - Adventures in Corporate Education , April 18, 2009 Facilitating a twitter chat - Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning , March 9, 2010 To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! In a recent conversation, I was asked what I thought about twitter as a learning tool. Over the course of the past few years I’ve moved from saying “I don’t get it” – to feeling like it’s a good addition to my Learning Tool Set.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

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 [@] gmail.com This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. > Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! The 2010 website was [link] or [link].The

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Remember I taught class several times a week to live audiences, and this was a topic that I presented all the time at professional conferences. If you are going to teach a course online or run an online learning event or an online conference, then there’s even more to being successful at that. I received an inquiry about resources that would help instructors who are about to move into teaching online courses.

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Make the Most of ASAE Annual 2013 Conference: An Interview with Jay Daughtry of Chatterbachs

Association eLearning

I was honored to interview him in preparation for my first ever ASAE Annual Conference and Expo next week. Social media is the way to extend the conversation before, during, and after a conference. SL: What have you seen in years past that are major conference “no-no’s?”.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. I primarily used the eLearning Learning and Communities and Networks sites and used Conference , Online Facilitation of Conferences , Online Interaction in Conferences , Moderating Online Interaction , and others. When developing PowerPoint slides to use in web conference training follow these guidelines: Simplify content. Is it a Conference

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Exploring the Concept of Learning Archetypes as tools of Cybergogy with Light Sequent

Kapp Notes

If you want to see a video of a presentation where Lesley rezz's items, check out this presentation called Learning Archetypes as tools of Cybergogy: A structure for eTeaching in Second Life which she presented at the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education conference in 2010.

Contest: Test Your 3D Instructional Design Skills and Win Some Money

Kapp Notes

The Serious Games Challenge will be launched from Caspian Learning’s ‘Experience Lounge’ exhibition stand at the Game Based Learning conference on 28 th March 2010.

Out and About: Past and Upcoming Events

Kapp Notes

My presentation with Tony O'Driscoll at the Virtual Worlds's Best Practices in Education conference is available on Treet.tv Upcoming Events March Tuesday, March 23, 2010: Presenting at an AdvaMed event called Employee Training Under FDA Scrutiny: Creating and Maintaining Robust Training Programs. Wednesday, March 24, 2010: Presenting a webinar to the members of the MI AECT chapter from 7:30pm - 9:00pm (1hr presentation, 30 mins discussion) titled "Learning in 3D."

Class Meeting in 3D World of VirtualU

Kapp Notes

The hall is large and looks just like a conference exhibit hall. Jim admitted that many virtual world participants he's dealt with are not yet ready for the virtual conference hall and that it is not as popular as first anticipated.

Class Meeting in 3D World of Second Life

Kapp Notes

Learning in 3D Class sitting around conference room table. Jumping into a virtual world can be a fun but scary and daunting place for first timers. As instructional designers, one of our "missions" is to help learners overcome the scary and daunting aspects so learning occurs.

Volatility in 3D Virtual World Industry

Kapp Notes

See my analysis of the recognition in What it means that MS LifeScience Award Goes to 3D Virtual Conference Design James A. There is a great deal of "churn" in the 3D virtual immersive environment space.

HP Agrees to Buy Palm

Kapp Notes

As OSNews reports : During the conference call, two things became very, very clear. Interesting news, HP, the computer maker, has apparently decided to break into the smartphone business by agreeing to purchase the not-ready-for-prime-time Palm device maker.the pioneer who lost its way.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

hosts and develops 3D worlds to meet in online for education, team building, conferences and expositions. Here are even a few more alternatives to Second Life for you to check out. OpenSimulator or OpenSim Building in OpenSim. OpenSimulator is a 3D Application Server.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. Learning Coach Model Very Powerful In 2010, I had a great experience where Dr. Joel Harband wrote a series of articles for my blog on Text-to-Speech in eLearning. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

Four roles for social media in workplace learning

Clive on Learning

The discussion forms part of the agenda for the World of Learning Conference, an event that I have enjoyed participating in for something like ten years now. I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. Anyway, this post provides me with an opportunity to clarify my thoughts in preparation for the discussion.

10 Common 3D Virtual World Training Questions and Answers

Kapp Notes

Encourage Avatar Customization in a Virtual World Class 6) Will virtual immersive environments really work for virtual conferences? Recently a number of folks have asked me some questions about 3D worlds that I think can be answered in some of my previous posts so here are some of those posts as answers to frequently asked questions about virtual immersive environments: 1) How do I get started in 3D?

Augmented Reality and M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Images, text, sound can be seen and heard immediately as they are looking at you or anywhere in the classroom or conference room. Let me pose this scenario: Every day, you walk down the same street. You walk past the buildings, see the crowds and yawn.

Survey Request: Take some time and help the industry

Kapp Notes

We need at least 100 survey responses from e-Learning developers for an I/ITSEC conference paper. A colleague of mine, Dan Bliton asked me to help promote this survey, I think it is a worthwhile endeavor and would invite you to take a few moments and participate. Here are the details. Please complete the survey on Effective Approaches for e-Learning and share it with others. link] surveymonkey.com/s/effective- elearning.

3D Video Game Revolution is Close

Kapp Notes

You can also check out a video of part of the conference through this link Games want slice of 3D action Also, the latest update to Sony’s PS3 enables the support of 3D stereoscopic games on the console (although games specifically written to this software update won't be widely available but Sony does forecast that 3D televisions would make up between 30 per cent and 50 per cent of all TV sets it sells in the financial year beginning in April 2012.

Anatomy of a PLE

Learning with e's

Originally a counterpoint to the institutional Managed Learning Environment (iMLE or 'VLE'), PLEs are becoming a much talked about concept, and were the prime focus of the recently held PLE Conference in Cornella, Barcelona.

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eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond

Web Courseworks

This summer I attended the 2010 Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, Wisconsin.

Is the conference dead?

Learning with e's

Last week we held the first Plymouth eLearning Conference committee meeting to plan the 2011 event. During the meeting some committee members expressed their anxiety about whether conferences were still viable in the current economic climate.

Why E-Learning is So Effective

Rapid eLearning

Tidbits: I’m in San Diego at the Training 2010 Training & Expo this week. I’ll also be in Orlando at the Learning Solutions Conference on March 24-26. E-learning is hot. And for good reason. If done right, it can produce great results by decreasing costs and improving performance.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

Learning and teaching with Twitter

Learning with e's

In the meantime, here's the slideshow I used at a recent workshop on Teaching with Twitter at the Ulearn Conference in Christchurch, New Zealand. I have presented a few workshops now on how to use Twitter as a learning and teaching tool.

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Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.


OpenMeetings is a free browser-based software that allows you to set up instantly a conference in the Web. OpenMeetings Key Features Mini Demo Mikogo is a free desktop sharing tool full of features to assist you in conducting the perfect online meeting or web conference.

Converting Instructor-Led Training to E-learning or Distance Learning: Keys to success

Bottom-Line Performance

We print off each slide and lay them out on a conference table. Bottom-Line Performance, Inc. Promote Your Page Too. We receive frequent requests to convert ILT courses to e-learning or distance learning.

Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I get a lot of questions about upgrading to PowerPoint 2010. PowerPoint 2010 has built on that success and added a lot of features that will make the production process that much more efficient. It’s become even more the case now that PowerPoint 2010 has some additional features.

Command-and-Control Leadership vs. People-Centered Leadership

The Peformance Improvement

While organizations confer management roles, it is up to the leader to prove himself or herself by getting others to follow his or her lead. Title is conferred; leadership is earned… While leaders project power through presence, it is followers who authorize it with their approval. Command-and-control leadership remains pervasive throughout business, government, and nonprofit organizations.

The art of Twitter

Learning with e's

We think the time has now come to introduce a set of guidelines for Twitter - 'Twettiquette' if you like - and so Wolfgang Rheinhardt, Martin Ebner and I recently got together to write a paper for the World Computer Conference, held last month in Brisbane, Australia.