Augmented Reality and Design Thinking

ATD Learning Technologies

Augmented reality (AR) blends reality with a computer-generated layer to make user experiences more meaningful through engaging interactions. As a frequent speaker at learning conferences, I’ve seen more and more interest recently from L&D to use AR in learning.

Augmented Reality and Design Thinking

ATD Learning Technologies

Augmented reality (AR) blends reality with a computer-generated layer to make user experiences more meaningful through engaging interactions. Along with virtual reality (VR), this new technology is already being adopted by various industries: One in three manufacturing companies will adopt combined AR and VR technologies by 2018. As a frequent speaker at learning conferences, I’ve seen more and more interest recently from L&D to use AR in learning.

eLearning Cyclops: Wicked, Cool Example of Augmented Reality

eLearning Cyclops

Wicked, Cool Example of Augmented Reality. While attending the Enterprise Learning Conference & Expo today, I saw an example of the use of augmented reality as created by BMW. Reply Delete Do you need to augment your reality? « office of elearning & innovation October 11, 2011 10:02 AM [.] Check out this very cool blog post from MinuteBio about how BMW is using augmented reality. [.] eLearning Cyclops.

Augmented Reality in the Learning World

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Do you head to a classroom, or do you head to the manufacturing floor, put on a virtual reality headset, and walk through the room answering live questions via augmented reality on what procedures should be followed based on what you’re looking at? Learning and Development is an essential part of the work world today and professionals, like those of us at AXIOM, are staying on top of the latest innovations.

Word on the Street: AR/VR in Education

eLearning Brothers

This includes using a cell phone or tablet to present a cool augmented reality as seen in Pokemon Go, or putting on a sort of headset like the Oculus Rift to give a full virtual experience. Video} #innovation #VR #startups #tech

The Average Joe imperative

E-Learning Provocateur

If Joe wanted to attend a virtual conference or a meetup, he could do so with ease; however, if he wanted to host a virtual conference or create a meetup venue, that was beyond him. There once was a time when I thought Second Life was going to take over the world.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2019

E-Learning Provocateur

C’mon Aussies, let’s lead by example… International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations. National FutureSchools Expo and Conferences. AITD National Conference.

Artificial Intelligence Leaps into K-12 Education

MagicBox Blog

Coined by John McCarthy in 1956 at The Dartmouth Conference, Artificial Intelligence can be defined as, “The science and engineering of making intelligent machines, especially intelligent computer programs”. The two, then, have a synergistic potential to drive each other forward and facilitate innovation in learning: Smart Content: Smart content personalized learning as per the student’s needs by incorporating customizable learning interfaces.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2019

Limestone Learning

For many L&D professionals, a conference provides the opportunity to do a deep dive into best practices, innovations and cutting-edge tools. With that in mind, here’s a roundup of upcoming conferences on tap for 2019. Conferences

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2017

E-Learning Provocateur

The following list of conferences is an organic one, so keep an eye on it as the year progresses. International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Education and E-Learning. Future of Learning Conference. Disruptive Innovation Week.

LC Big Question: How Do We Keep Up?

Upside Learning

We have an Innovation team (INP) which has the primary responsibility to keep track of the new trends. Conferences: Lately we have been attending various conferences to get it straight from the gurus and experts in the field.

Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

I attended the two day conference on Game Based Learning held earlier this week in London. This was the second edition of the conference and had a decent 400+ delegate presence. Overall I was quite pleased to have attended the two day conference. The conference itself is growing.

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Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

We’re all very busy and sometimes don’t find out what conferences are being offered until it’s too late. To help you seize these opportunities before they go by, we’ve compiled a list of links to a number of popular L&D conferences being offered this coming year. Conferences

11 Mind Blowing Uses Of Virtual Reality In Enterprise L&D And HR


Virtual reality in enterprise training & the gamification of elearning instructional design are hot topics as the millennial crowd begins to take over the workforce. But what exactly is Virtual Reality good for? Attending a business meeting was made more innovative by Volkswagen.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Join us on this exciting journey as we engage with thought leaders and learning innovators to see what the future of our industry looks like. These new technologies and trends like gamification, interactive video, augmented reality and more, allow us to engage and captivate learners, offering an experience that is both useful and enjoyable. How do you think your community is driving/ will drive innovations in your products?

Janhavi Padture – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Janhavi has spoken at various industry conferences (including AICC, ASTD, eLearning Guild) and local groups on topics pertaining to online learning. Join us on this exciting journey as we engage with thought leaders and learning innovators to see what the future of our industry looks like. Technology is truly the enabler in making many of these shifts a reality. Another emerging area that gamification platforms might look into is Augmented Reality based games.

Bett interview

Learning with e's

The main arena wall is turned into a giant whiteboard at Bett 2014 While speaking at the Higher Education Summit at the BETT Show this week, one of my students who was participating in my session drew my attention to an interview with me in the conference brochure.

New spaces, new pedagogies

Learning with e's

I'm kicking off the new academic year by presenting a keynote paper at the Annual International Conference of the Royal Geographical Society in London on Thursday, September 2nd. Tags: MySpace YouTube iPods blogs augmented reality Flickr FaceBook Web 2.0

Heating the house or burning it down?

Learning with e's

My public keynote yesterday in the trade fair arena at the LearnTEC Trade Fair and Conference in Karlsruhe, Germany was quite an experience. and the eXtended Web (link to slideset here later) which seemed to capture the mood of the conference. Sixth Sense augmented reality LearnTEC

10Q: Helen Keegan

Learning with e's

We are fortunate to have many innovators in education. In the post-compulsory sectors of education too, there is a lot of innovation and creativity, but sometimes this can go relatively unnoticed. What is an Alternate Reality Game (ARG)?

Updates from ATD’s New England Area Conference!

AXIOM Learning Solutions

More news from our favorite local event, the ATD New England Area Conference! If you’re wondering WHY you should register, please take a look at the list of sessions and presenters for this year’s conference. There’s something for everyone here…augmented reality, blended learning, learning for people on the go, leadership training and more. ATD has also announced their 2019 Conference Presenting Sponsor!

Netflixing in E-learning: The New Buzz to Deliver a Personalized Training Experience


It is not a surprise how training methods have changed over the years; from conventional classrooms to Game-based Learning, Augmented Reality (AR), Adaptive Learning and more. As technological innovations accelerate, so does the opportunities to create highly engaging training programs.

Learning and eLearning Conferences to Attend in 2018


2018 is upon us, and with the learning and eLearning conferences you will attend to further your education, evaluate products, and find out what will change in the coming year. We update this list as new conference dates and details are released, so check back for updates!

2019 E-Learning Events Held in the USA


In addition to the big conferences, there are also several online workshops that are also worth making it onto your to-do list. . Training Conference and Expo . If you register before February 15, you can get a special discount using the code announced on the conference site. .

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Devlearn 2017: The Future is Here (recap)

Tom Spiglanin

The conference program served the theme well, from the four keynote presentations to each of the concurrent sessions I attended. In past conferences, colleagues lamented the tendency of our industry to fixate on the glitz of the newest technology and race to implement it.

E-Learning Events in the USA to Visit in 2018 


So far, no details are published about the conference , except date, location and registration fee, however, judging by the success of the 2017 conference, this year’s should be a success too. The conference promises to teach you how to train and retain your top talent.

What is digital learning?

Learning with e's

Learning has always had a large informal component and now we''re witnessing its fruition in mobile learning, augmented reality, gaming, and other technology-supported learning on the move. However, learning without technology is also a reality for all of us.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The hype cycle theory holds that new concepts and technologies are initially little known, and thus little discussed, when they emerge from their Innovation Trigger – the point at which someone dreams them up, and only a small group of cognoscenti knows of them.

The Digital Disruption of Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

In 2014, the Association of Learning Technologies conducted its annual conference ALTC with title “Riding Giants: How to educate and innovate ahead of waves” [1]. This conference ended in the boosted momentum in the development or advancement of learning technologies.

The Future of the LMS


Cars are beginning to drive themselves, and augmented reality and viable virtual reality is beginning to make its way into our lives. The LMS market over the last 10 years has seen an incredible uptick in innovations. The Future of the LMS – Where Are We Going?

(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Another nice quote on the Learning en Technologies conference in london was: " online learning at times seems emotionless and video is covering that niche ". Innovative uses of video Finally, a few innovative applications and questions about how video is changing our world.

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Immersed 2017: Engaging the IOT with Data Visualization

Enable Education

It will provide the audience with a forward looking view into emerging career opportunities in Data Science, Augmented Reality, the Industrial Internet of Things and Smart Factories. About the Immersed Technology Alliance and Immersed 2017: The Immersive Technology Alliance (The ITA3D) was founded to help build viability for the immersive technology markets such as augmented and virtual reality, stereoscopic 3D, gesture technology, and more.

New survey reveals top 2018 corporate learning trends


Virtual and augmented reality 6.87%. Both, however, continue to evolve and grow in terms of new technologies and innovative approaches which ensures the continued interest and attention of L&D. As someone who has run the Learning Technologies Conference in London for 18 years, Taylor has seen fads come and go. Tech trends come and go, but L&D (learning and development) professionals have to know how to cut through the noise.

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Industry trends that make you cringe: 10 learning experts share their bugbears


I’m sure I’m not the only one who plays “buzzword bingo” at conferences like Learning Technologies. People are talking about AI, augmented reality, microlearning and all sorts of things, but they are talking about it. Fiona Quigley, Digital Learning Innovator at Logicearth.

Learning Professionals Must Be Learners

CLO Magazine

And, when I had Bobby Flay as a keynote speaker at my conference, he shared that the recipe was just a guideline; he had to taste the sauce to confirm the result was excellent. Sadly, we often choose the time duration before we fully define the content or the learners’ realities.