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. Virtual Teams Conferences Modern Blended Learning Virtual Training Virtual Learning

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. Think virtual world reality show for problem-solving.

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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

Deep diving into strange worlds

E-Learning Provocateur

Somehow I also stole enough time to share my thoughts on virtual reality, journals, games, conferences, and the employee lifecycle. Virtual duality. How to make the most out of a conference. 2017 was a whirlwind for me.

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. Classes in 3D Worlds and About 3D Worlds. Last night I had the pleasure of traveling to Randy Hinrich’s Virtual World Certificate Class for 2012 in their Winter Thinkfest.

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.

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

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.

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!

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

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.

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.

How to Overcome the Top 3 Pains of Virtual Training

Allego

There’s a new sense of urgency to get virtual training and remote collaboration efforts up and running quickly so you can start to achieve a sense of normalcy during this challenging time. Training is no longer a combination of virtual and in person.

3DTLC Virtual World Conference

Mark Oehlert

3DTLC Virtual World Conference

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.

3 uses of Virtual Reality in workplace education

E-Learning Provocateur

I’m always surprised when someone makes a sweeping declaration such as “No one’s using virtual reality in the workplace” I heard this very statement recently at an e-learning conference. Yep, an e-learning conference. Virtual reality can foster empathy.

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. AITD National Conference.

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“.

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. Here is a snapshot of each so you can decide which conferences are the right ones for you to attend.

The Virtual LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

However, there now is a new title to add to this diagram – The Anatomy of a Virtual LMS Administrator. What has become interesting about this role is that some associations are looking at the possibility of a virtual LMS Administrator.

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!

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.

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.”

Best Learning and Tech Conferences of 2019/20

Coassemble

Conferences are a great way to find out what’s new, develop your skills and meet like-minded professionals. Here is our list of the best Learning and L&D Tech Conferences to keep your eye out for in 2019/20. L&D Conferences. ATD Core 4 Conference. Tech Conferences.

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.

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. Clayton R.

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

Learning Pool joins ‘Learning While Working’ Virtual Conference with Sprout Labs

Learning Pool

Learning Pool’s Chief Product Officer, Dr Ben Betts and Learning Innovation Manager, Lindsey Coode join a panel of experts for Sprout Labs’ ‘Learning While Working’ virtual conference.

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.

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

This year, however, our nation and the rest of the world remain frozen in place by Covid-19. For example, think about what’s happening in the world of work. As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning.

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

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.

RSA Conference 2020: Making Cybersecurity About Humans

Cloudshare

The RSA Conference is here! It’s one of the largest cybersecurity conferences in the world. They boasted over 50,000 attendees last year and more than 700 speakers from around the world. The theme for this year’s RSA Conference is Human Element.

The Top eLearning Conferences to Attend

LearnUpon

An eLearning conference is a great event for every eLearning professional to visit. With hundreds of eLearning conferences out there, spotting the difference between the good and the great is tricky. As seasoned conference goers, we’ve our favorites to recommend.