19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

Assign people into roles. We’ve used Elluminate as our webinar system. Thanks to Scott Skibell , we recorded the sessions directly off the web, i.e., outside of Elluminate and he produced great recordings. I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference.

FAQ for Learntrends April 21-22

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Click here to enter our conferencing system (Elluminate). Plug in a microphone and check your audio settings in Elluminate. Experience with Elluminate is a plus but not mandatory. What is April Learntrends ? Learntrends is a series of online conversations among people with an interest in improving the process of learning in corporations and government. It’s the April installment of Corporate Learning Trends and Innovation. Who may attend?

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Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

Recently I have been considering the changing role of teachers who are adopting technology to extend the walls of the classroom. I consider myself a global educator and have tried to articulate my ideas on why this is a different role to traditional teaching.

LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

2D synchronous learning (WebEx, Elluminate, etc.). Learning professionals’ role is to help the enterprise & individuals deal with change. These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration.

Will at Work Learning: Elliott Masies LMS Wish List

Work Learning

The clearest evidence I can think of is the 'black market' in knowledge at one client where one job role appears to have written for itself the task of copying, often verbatim, the content of training courses and making it available on the internal KM system so people can just quickly search for what they are after. But the learners still need to be engaged in some way other than an LMS (Elluminate, Centra, Second Life) for that is where the real learning will happen.

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