When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required: How to Make the Decision to Transition to Virtual Classrooms

InSync Training

In response to changes happening in L&D during the COVID-19 pandemic, experts Jane Bozarth and Jennifer Hofmann joined forces for a special 90-minute Virtually There webinar on March 9, 2020. This blog post, the first in a comprehensive series, recaps some of the timely and helpful information shared du ring When Virtual Classrooms Become Virtually Required. Virtual Teams Conferences Modern Blended Learning Virtual Training Virtual Learning

Virtual Events are Creating a Paradigm Change in eLearning

Web Courseworks

The current trend of running annual meetings virtually has forced association executives to rethink their approaches to teaching and learning and social networking. The conference can be offered live with a schedule or on-demand. Source: A 3D conference from VirBELA.

How to Make the Most of Your Virtual Conference Experience

Nvolve

On the 23 rd September Nvolve will run our first ever virtual event; the worlds first Workforce Excellence Conference. With 56 speakers and 30 + sessions spread across 3 virtual rooms covering topics related to Employee Experience, Operational Excellence and The Future of Work.

Keynote Resources from Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference

Kapp Notes

Reaching the Engagement Horizon in Virtual Worlds from Karl Kapp. Here are some additional thoughts when teaching in a virtual world and integrating Gamification into that experience. Immerse the learner in a 3D virtual world where they are part of the case study and “living” the events and actions taking place within that case study. Think virtual world reality show for problem-solving.

Extending Virtual World Affordances

Clark Quinn

I recently attended the 3DTLC conference, as I reported before. Chuck Hamilton presented on his (IBM’s) take on affordances on virtual worlds. Tags: social virtual worlds

Why More And More Organizations Are Using Virtual Conference Software

eLearning Industry

Virtual conference software is all the rage in the corporate world. But why are so many organizations using it in their L&D programs? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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. Decision makers at the show – I go to a lot of trade shows around the world, and I can honestly tell you, I haven’t seen this many high level decision makers since my days at ASAE (American Society of Association Executives).

3D Virtual Worlds are NOT Dead, Dying or Disappearing

Kapp Notes

There are many reasons by I believe that virtual worlds are not dead, dying or disappearing. In fact, I believe that they are gaining momentum and are becoming more and more impactful as the technology gets better and more real world business cases are indicating the value of these environments, in addition there are several initiatives that are examples of the kinds of projects that are are driving virtual worlds. Classes in 3D Worlds and About 3D Worlds.

Virtual Worlds and Compliance

Kapp Notes

Here is an interesting move in the virtual world space. The companies have combined ProtonMedia’s ProtoSphere virtual immersive environment (VIE) with Kaplan EduNeering’s ComplianceWire learning management system. With this integration, a company can now schedule, launch, and track ProtoSphere virtual meetings, conferences, and other learning sessions from ComplianceWire. 3D worlds virtual immersive environment

Learning & Development Conferences for 2020

Limestone Learning

For many L&D/T&D professionals, a conference is an opportunity to delve into a community of practice where you can see how other professionals are incorporating new innovations and tools into their work. Knowledge meets the world. Conferences

Virtual Worlds: Affordances and Learning

Clark Quinn

Two days ago I attended the 3D Teaching, Learning, & Collaboration conference, organized by Tony O’Driscoll. I’ve previously posted my thoughts on virtual worlds, but I had a wee bit of a revelation that I want to get clear in my head, and it ties into several things that went on at the conference. Chuck listed 10 ‘ affordances ‘ of virtual worlds, expanding a list Tony had previously started.

2012 Federal Consortium for Virtual Worlds Conference Announcement and Dates

Kapp Notes

The 2012 Federal Consortium for Virtual Worlds Conference will be held May 16 (workshops) and May 17-18 (main conference program) at the National Defense University in Washington DC. Registration fees for onsite participation is $75 per day ($75 for workshops and $150 for main conference program). Please help help out the consortium by sending this email to anyone you think would be interested in submitting a proposal or attending the conference.

Best SaaS Conferences 2020

Coassemble

We had a slew of planned events at conferences in 2020. Like many SaaS companies, we felt the impact of seeing many of these conferences rescheduling or cancelling entirely. In lieu of hosting packed, physical events, many conferences have decided to offer virtual events. Below is our list of conferences that have gone digital for 2020 and how you and your team can access them. This is Coassemble’s guide to the best virtual Saas conferences 2020.

Volatility in 3D Virtual World Industry

Kapp Notes

There is a great deal of "churn" in the 3D virtual immersive environment space. Microsoft has awarded one of its innovation awards to 3D Virtual Immersive Environment Enterprise provider ProtonMedia. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D worlds lrn3d

WordSesh: The Online WordPress Conference

LearnDash

The world’s largest virtual WordPress conference is being held on July 25th, will you attend? The great thing about WordPress is that you have no shortage of opportunities to participate in conferences thanks to the expansive and incredibly affordable WordCamps that take place all over the world. With this in mind I would like to let you know about WordSesh – a 100% virtual WordPress conference!

Random 3D Virtual World Statistics

Kapp Notes

Sitting at my virtual desk gathering statistics. Here are some interesting Virtual World Statistics gathered from a number of different sources. In the fourth quarter of 2009, total registered accounts in the virtual worlds sector reached 803 million. From Virtual world registered accounts reach 800m Check out the great chart while you are there. From Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference - March 12-13 PS.

Let's Get on Zoom: Tips for an Uninterrupted Virtual Event

InSync Training

Zoom has taken the whole world by storm. Corporate teams check in for virtual happy hours, critical business meetings, and essential trainings on Zoom. This virtual platform, like Webex, Adobe Connect, and others, bridges the distance felt by stay-at-home orders and closed offices and classrooms. Conferences Social Learning Other Modern Learning Topics

3DTLC Virtual World Conference

Mark Oehlert

3DTLC Virtual World Conference

8 Essential Elements of Virtual Sales Training

Allego

Almost every B2B company’s products and services are now being sold virtually. Today, a key factor for success is sales enablement technology that allows teams to train, coach, and collaborate virtually. Managing Virtual Teams in a Changing World.

Virtual Worlds #lrnchat

Clark Quinn

In last night’s #lrnchat , the topic was virtual worlds (VWs). This was largely because several of the organizers had recently attended one or another of the SRI/ADL meetings on the topic, but also because one of the organizers ( @KoreenOlbrish ) is majorly active in the business of virtual worlds for learning through her company Tandem Learning. The first question to be addressed was whether virtual worlds had been over or underhyped.

What are the Biggest Virtual Classroom Tool Challenges? Experts Say.

InSync Training

I nSync Training President Jennifer Hofmann recently had the opportunity to join a panel of experts at eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2018 conference to discuss The Present and Future of Virtual Classroom Tools. A driving force behind our mission at InSync Training focuses on the idea that “If we do virtual classroom training well we can get, for many programs, an equivalent or even better experience in the virtual live online world as we can face-to-face.”

Happenings in the Corporate Virtual World Space

Kapp Notes

Here are some emerging events happening in the corporate virtual immersive environment (VIE) space. Aggressive and Targeted Integration with enterprisewide applications: Teleplace just announced that it is now fully integrated with MS SharePoint and now joins ProtoSphere as players looking to meld enterprise applications with virtual immersive environments. Market Research Media in its recent research report “Virtual Conference & Trade Show Market Forecast 2010-2015“.

Reflections on the Learning Technologies Conference (#LT18UK)

Patti Shank

First thing: Plan to come to the Learning Technologies conference. Learning from L&D folks from the UK, Europe, and elsewhere gives you a wider view of workplace learning around the world. Although US learning conferences often have some international presence, most of what we discuss relates to what we do in the US and Canada. The conference is a great place to meet, discuss, and learn from others. Learning Technologies is an especially good conference for this!

The digital curtain is about to rise on the fifth International Teaching Artist Conference (ITAC5): Coming soon to Seoul, Korea and everywhere

Kadenze

They are artists with a passion and practice for arts and activism, the participatory arts and the arts for social change; they are teaching artists and they work around the world. The first has been to seek out conference activities which increase interactivity and engagement.

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E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2020

E-Learning Provocateur

Let’s find out… International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Virtual and AR Simulations. AITD Conference. International Conference on Mobile Learning Technology and Online Education.

Learning Pool Labs saves the world again

Learning Pool

was demoed at Learning Technologies Conference & Expo 2020 and was met with a lot of enthusiasm from the L&D industry. The world is very different today to that of a year ago, and whilst the changes are hopefully only temporary, their legacy is likely to be much longer lived.

Virtual Meetings vs. Video Conferencing: Workplace Collaboration and Training Tools

Roundtable Learning

Today, thanks to technological advances, the team at CNH Industrial uses the most advanced communication technology available, virtual meetings , to traverse the ocean between them — merely by donning a headset. What Are Virtual Meetings? Here’s How Virtual Reality Can Help.

Helen Papagiannis #DevLearn Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Helen Papagiannis kicked off the second day of the DevLearn conference. Exposing the invisible and annotating the world were familiar, but collaborative editing of spatial representations resurrected one of the most interesting (and untapped) potentials of virtual worlds. mindmap virtual worldsShe explored the possibilities of AR with exceptional examples. She went through a variety of concepts, helping us comprehend new opportunities.

Learning While Working - A Free Virtual Conference

eLearning Industry

Get insights from some of world's top L&D experts, without leaving your office. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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. If you are after workshops, webinars, or other PD offerings that don’t quite fit the definition of “conference”, may I refer you to the Australian Institute of Training and Development. International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Education and E-Learning. Future of Learning Conference.

Brella to Sponsor Training Magazine’s 40th Annual 2017 Conference

Brella

Brella will start 2017 off with a bang, loading up and heading off to sunny San Diego as a sponsor of Training Magazine’s 40th Annual Training Conference & Expo. The premier event of the performance development industry, the conference runs January 30 through February 1.

Picture This: Selfie Videos Can Help You Master Virtual Selling

Allego

It’s a new world for B2B sales. Some of you are trying out virtual selling for the first time. But simply hosting day after day of live video calls is not the way to be a great virtual seller. How Video Beats 6 Virtual Selling Challenges.

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. > Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! link] February27- March 1, 2012 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain.

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. As always, please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. link] December 3-5, 2012 Australasian Conference on Information Systems , Geelong, Australia. Clayton R.

Top Chief Learning Officer Conferences of 2019

Continu

If you have recently become a Chief Learning Officer or are looking to expand your skills, attending a chief learning officer conference is a great way to master the latest industry trends. To help, we’ve pulled together the best and most comprehensive learning and development conferences of 2019. Here is a snapshot of each so you can decide which conferences are the right ones for you to attend. Yearly conferences. Conference highlights. Conference highlights.

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.

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. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. No liability is assumed for any errors that may have been introduced inadvertently during the assembly of this free conference list.