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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 2-4, 2012 Communication and Management in Technological Innovation and Academic Globalization (COMATIA ), 3 rd , Paris, France. link] December 11-14, 2012 Global Symposium on ICT and Education , organized by the World Bank, Seoul, Korea. link] January 6, 2013 Search Marketing SMX , Jerusalem, Israel.

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Integrating Game Thinking in eLearning Design

Origin Learning

The focus is now shifting on creating learning experiences that integrate games organically into the eLearning course content rather than a forced inclusion. In today’s blog post, we will learn about ‘Game Thinking’, how it differs from gamification, and the application of game thinking in modern workplace eLearning.


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How 2013’s Top Trends Will Impact 2014


2013 was an exciting year in the e-Learning industry, and we predict 2014 will be even more thrilling. From mobile learning to interactive games and simulations, there’s always more to learn about these growing e-Learning trends and how they will impact 2014! billion people in the global workforce will be mobile by 2015.

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A Meta-analysis Indicating the Benefits of Video Games for Older Adults

Kapp Notes

The study is called “Video Game Training Enhances Cognition of Older Adults: A Meta-Analytic Study.” ” The main aim of the meta-analytic study was to investigate the extent to which cognitive training with video games enhances cognitive functions in healthy older adults (age 60 and older). References: Toril, P.,

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

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BLP Wins 2015 Horizon Awards for Knowledge Guru Mobile and Custom Game-Based Solution

Knowledge Guru

These award-winning solutions build on BLP’s recent success in the Horizon awards: BLP has now won six Horizon Awards since 2013, including two awards for the Knowledge Guru platform. The Knowledge Guru mobile reinforcement and gaming app earned a Silver designation in Mobile Apps – Education.

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The Gamification of Corporate Training

Association eLearning

Although gamification and game-based learning have been around for a few years, only recently are training departments beginning to take these learning and engagement methods seriously. The perception that playing games isn’t really training still lingers in the minds of the c-suite. Gamification, Game-Based Learning, and Simulations.