Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

Go to any of the big L&D conferences or trade shows and you’ll hear buzz and conversation about virtual reality, augmented reality, and 360 video. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to emerging technologies of any kind so I follow these discussions and explore where I can.

Learning Technologies UK 2015 Review

eLearning 24-7

As with any e-learning conference and event, the show wasn’t 100% awesome, that is to say, it had some areas for improvement, but overall I give it was quite strong. I am not certain, but I believe LTUK identifies an attendee as someone who paid for the entire conference or at least part of the conference. Purple – learning technologies. Orange – Learning Skills. . I would easily put it in the learning platform category.

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Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap

Obsidian Learning

New post Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap on Obsidian Learning. I had the pleasure of being in London last week attending the annual Learning and Technologies 2016 conference ( [link] ) there. Great conference. The technology has to work.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. MOBILE LEARNING.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

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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. Middle East Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Attending Conferences a Must

Web Courseworks

I was inspired recently after reading Thom Singer’s blog post : “Five Reasons You Should Attend A Conference.” ” It got me thinking about the importance of conference attendance on a personal level and a company level. Here’s to seeing you at the next conference!

Raptivity at Learning Technologies 2013

Raptivity

Raptivity is exhibiting at Learning Technologies 2013 at stand #14. Learning Technologies is being conducted from January 29 till January 30th 2013 at Olympia, London. The Learning Technologies exhibition, now in its 14th year, is Europe’s leading showcase of organizational learning [.].

Learning Technologies 2016 | What we Learned!

PulseLearning

Top Topics and Trends from Learning Technologies 2016! LT16 A long foot soak was required after a very busy two days at Learning Technologies 2016. Conference Tagline: Mobile First! The post Learning Technologies 2016 | What we Learned!

Five perspectives on Learning Technologies 2016

Sponge UK

It’s the biggest event of its kind in Europe and draws thousands of people from across the learning space to see and experience the latest the industry has to offer. Why I’m back at Learning Technologies for the first time in 10 years.” . David MacHale, Olive Learning .

Wrestling Virtual Learning Technology Trauma to the Mat

ATD Learning Technologies

There is no perfect technology platform. That realization has freed us to successfully deliver great web training events no matter what happens with the technology! Once we were using web conference software that automatically ended the web session when the Host left the event.

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The 2017 Learning Technologies Conference and Expo Backchannel #LT17UK

David Kelly

This post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the 2017 Learning Technologies Conference & Expo being held February 1 & 2 in London. I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning. Official 2017 Learning Technologies Resources.

Highlights of the ASTD International Conference and Expo 2012

Raptivity

Recently, I had the opportunity to be part of the Harbinger Team that exhibited at the ASTD International Conference and Expo in Denver, Colorado from May 6-9, 2012.

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Elevating Professional Development at a Unique Cobb Conference

Web Courseworks

I was excited to be able to spend a few minutes interviewing Tagoras’s Jeff Cobb about his upcoming LearningTechnology • Design (LTD) Conference. Tagoras’s LTD conference will provide a unique experience for attendees.

From “learning technologies” to “social technologies”

Jane Hart

Social technologies now play a big part in everything we do, and it is quite clear that many knowledge workers use a variety of social tools and networks not only to help them get work done, but also to learn efficiently while on the job. Social learning

Learning Technologies 2015 Conference Pass, Up For Grabs!

Upside Learning

We’re giving away a free conference pass to one lucky L&D professional. All you have to do is share a challenge that you or your organisation faces with Multi-device Learning and you could see yourself networking with some of the most notable thinkers, visionaries and practitioners in workplace learning today […]. Upside Learning Yes, you read it right.

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. link] December 1-3, 2010 European Conference on Web Services (ECOWS), 8 th , Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

10 hot topic talks at Learning Technologies 2016

Sponge UK

Learning Technologies 2016 is just around the corner, and Europe’s leading L&D exhibition and conference is bigger than ever. With more than 160 free seminars and 70 conference speakers you’re spoilt for choice when deciding what to see. How we learn.

Are You Going to the ATD International Conference and Expo?

Association eLearning

Are You Going to the ATD International Conference and Expo? If you are headed to the ATD International Conference and Expo May 21-24th in Atlanta, GA, don’t forget to stop by our booth 1043. Digitec now offers learning technology , content , and consulting.

Top 10 Learning Technologies and Talks at DevLearn 2015

WalkMe Training Station

DevLearn is like being a kid in a candy store…for training and learning techies like us. Education and learning has gone through some radical changes and the fascinating world of e-learning is booming. The Top 5 Technologies You Shouldn’t Miss.

7 things you must do at Learning Technologies 2017

Sponge UK

To sign up for the conference sessions, complete the form on this page. Here are our 7 recommendations of what not to miss: Conference keynote by Thimon de Jong – Future change: living and learning in the connected society Experience interactive 360° video Get involved Attend a demo?

World of Learning Conference Review

eLearning 24-7

Because those who were fortunate to attend the World of Learning Conference, everywhere they looked was a nugget of gold, especially those who used the dynamite technique of e-learning. While I am sure that occurred at WOLC, the ones I gazed at, which were presented by vendors, had no sales pitch whatsoever, rather it was all about a specific subject tied to e-learning. More on Learning Technologies in a bit. People are hungry for e-learning.

Learning Technologies 2017: Keeping up with the world of L&D

Matrix

And we also learn online. Most of the times, all this learning happens online. And what better way to do this than attending a conference that is relevant to your personal and/or professional interests? Learning Technologies 2017: Keeping up with the world of L&D.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

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. The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration.

Learning Technologies 2017: What’s your digital mix?

Sponge UK

NEWS: Multi award-winning learning provider, Sponge UK is ‘mixing it up’ at Europe’s largest learning technologies event to help businesses get the most out of workplace learning. News digital mix elearning Learning Technologies 2017 Sponge UK workplace learning

Learning Technologies UK wrap-up

Clark Quinn

I had the pleasure of speaking at the Learning Technologies ’11 conference, talking on the topic of games. Overall, however, the conference was a success: good thinking (more below), good people, and well organized. At a post-conference review session, everyone commented on how the level of discussion was more advanced than expected (and gave me some ideas of what I’d love to cover if I got the chance again).

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

A Request for Proposal (RFP) is one of the most widely used yet controversial tools for learning management systems buyers. I’ve been involved in both buying and selling learning technology for more than two decades, and I know RFPs are incredibly valuable.

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Sharing our inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference with links to all our liveblogs

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Sibrenne and myself arrived last Friday at Rotterdam airport with a head full of inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference and fresh air from our walk along the Thames. 70-20-10 is the model for learning in the workplace by Charles Jennings.

What’s Next for Learning & Technology – Resources Shared at #eLGuild

David Kelly

On February 15, I had the pleasure of delivering a session during the eLearning Guild’s Future of Learning Summit exploring the evolving world of the learning professional. The title of my session was What’s Next for Learning & Technology.

What’s Next for Learning & Technology – Resources Shared at #LTSF17

David Kelly

On June 13, I had the pleasure of delivering a session at the Learning Technologies Summer Forum exploring the evolving world of the learning professional. The title of my session was What’s Next for Learning & Technology. Learning on Multiple Devices.

Lambda Solutions will be attending DevLearn 2015 Conference & Expo

Lambda Solutions

Lambda is heading down south to Las Vegas at the end of the month, to attend the DevLearn 2015 Conference and Expo! DevLearn is focused on showcasing new learning technologies, making it the ideal conference for the movers and shakers in the eLearning industry.

10 Key Points I Got From The Learning Technologies Event in London (part 1)

TalentLMS

Learning Technologies is Europe’s leading Learning and Development exhibition and conference, taking place in London around this time every year. The big players in the market are investing more in learning technologies.

What Rebranding Means for the Learning Technologies Community

ATD Learning Technologies

On May 6, at the ASTD 2014 International Conference & Exposition in Washington D.C., There’s been a lot of talk of change lately. ASTD President and CEO Tony Bingham announced that ASTD was rebranding the association. Our new name is the Association of Talent Development (ATD).

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SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Some notes: Polls: Most attending work in L&D with some HR, IT, and learning services providers. Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Most learning professionals view social media as valuable to learners, and usage is growing.

15 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 16

Upside Learning

For all of you who have worn your ears out listening to all things iPad, the past week, there’s a something on eLearning skills, digital storytelling, TED videos, instructional design , game-based learning and more. A New Source Of Great Talks On Learning.

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Gamification Basics

Web Courseworks

Gamification is revolutionizing the field of learning and development. Gamification Strategies for Instructional Designers and Trainers skills seminar I led at the recent ASTD Chicagoland Chapter meeting at the DePaul University School for New Learning on September 18 th.

Talk to LearnUpon at Learning Technologies 2017

LearnUpon

Our first elearning conference of 2017 is Learning Technologies which is being held in the Olympia, London. With over 7,000 people in attendance, Learning Technologies is always a vibrant and busy couple of days that allows us to engage with the elearning community.

World of Learning Conference and Exhibition - Day 1

Unicorn Training

The weather was kind to us on day 1 of World of Learning Conference and Exhibition at Birmingham NEC, after the somewhat bizarre weather on the journey here yesterday. Our morning prior to the show was filled with anticipation as we haven't exhibited at World of Learning in quite some time and we were excited to see how our stand would look and explore the venue - it's safe to say we were pleased.We're

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Mlearn conference preview: #MLearncon scores 2.375 on the ‘Spiro index’!

Challenge to Learn

An early post on MLearncon in San Diego, the eLearning Guild conference on Mobile learning. I will probably not have any time to blog before the conference starts. I will be blogging from the conference on all the sessions I attend. I’m becoming a real conference veteran.

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