Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary


I will be stating the obvious when I say that there is huge amount of interest in mobile learning across the globe. What is m-Learning? Majority agreed that just porting of content to mobile devices is not m-learning. What are the barriers to adopt m-Learning?

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. link] January 27-28, 2013 Health 2.0 Clayton R.

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Mobile Learning Implementation: Need, Myths & Success Factors (ASTD TK 2013 – Slide Deck)

Upside Learning

At all major learning/HR/training conferences and events since last 12 months and more, there is a clear change you can notice – more and more people, increasingly, talk and inquire about mobile learning. Session Summary: Establishing the need of mobile learning.


Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Back again to bring this first in a series of rankings for the top ten learning management systems for 2013. That said, just as a reminder: Here is how these new rankings will work throughout 2013: Debut this month, update in July, final top 25 in Dec. Still listed as a social learning management system, they have made some new strides that really work for me. Support of the iPad, thus mobile learning. 7 eLogic Learning. Social learning.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Instagram was not only a mobile-first success story, but until recently it was a mobile-only photo sharing service.

Mobile Learning is where the Puck is Going to Be [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

I have been busy launching my workshop on how to transition from e-Learning to m-Learning. Now that this workshop is up-and-running, I’m back with more thoughts on the mobile learning revolution. What are your mobile epiphanies?

Clark Quinn Mobile Learning Design #astdtk13

Learning Visions

I'm at the ASTD Tech Knowledge 2013 Conference kicking off today January 29, 2013 in San Jose, California. Mobile design principles. Don't try to put everything in a mobile world. What tools to develop mobile? These are my liveblogged notes from a concurrent session with Dr. Clark Quinn @quinnovator. Apologies for typos and incoherence. What's the least I can do for you? We over design and overdevelop. What's the least I can do to get you over the hump?


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. link] March 20-21, 2012 Enterprise Learning !

Learning Trends, Technologies, and Opportunities – New White Paper by Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

Sharon Boller , President of Bottom-Line Performance, has authored a new white paper: “Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.” We talked a whole lot about mobile learning in 2012, but lots of companies have not even started implementing mobile learning on a large scale.

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mLearnCon 2013: Getting Results with Mobile Learning by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

This year’s mLearnCon Conference & Expo provided a complete package for attendees, whether they. were just exploring mobile learning or were already involved. those who are already leading this learning revolution: Mobile learning is here, it is working in many.

#MlearnCon Recap: Where are we now with mLearning?

Challenge to Learn

This is the reason I focused this year on case studies, to see where the corporations and institutes are in their process of going mobile. Smaller companies are not yet ready to take the mobile step. Tincan was almost invisible at this conference, very strange).

Analysis of ASTD International Conference and Expo 2013

eLearning 24-7

It’s the yearly review of the ASTD International Conference and Expo. Well, this year’s show had all the fun and excitement you can expect in the biggest training conference event of the year. It is not like this is the first go around for our beloved association in having a conference and trade show. Leapfactor – mobile for sales training with apps – including on/off synch, also good for POS (Point of Sales). E-Learning 24/7. EXTRA!

Trade Show Circuit 2013

eLearning 24-7

In just one month, the e-learning trade show season will be upon us. Too many e-learning shows. The show is solely focused on e-learning and the vendors come from all over the world. A must for any e-learning vendor. As listed above, seminars are a mixed bag (just as they are with any e-learning or heck any trade show). I still do not understand how a show that is tech and e-learning oriented can have such awful Wi-Fi on the expo floor? M-Learning.

The Time to Mobilize Learning is Now: ASTD Houston Keynote Presentation [Slides]

mLearning Revolution

I had the great fortune of being invited to deliver the opening keynote presentation at this year’s annual ASTD Houston conference. The title of my presentation was ‘ The Time to Mobilize Learning is Now! ASTD Houston Keynote Presentation by @rjacquez.


eLearning Conferences 2012


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 [@] 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.

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

There’s nothing in there that addresses real solutions for today’s trending topics, such as Cloud computing, Mobile Learning, Responsive Design, Adaptive publishing, Mobile Apps, etc. If your Learning Design calls for Absolute Dimensions, you have already Failed.

Technology won't replace teachers, but.

Learning with e's

"Technology won't replace teachers, but teachers who use technology will probably replace teachers who don't" This was just one of the contentious and thought provoking statements made at Learning Through Technology this week in Glasgow. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Hello 2013

Janet Clarey

As 2013 begins, it seems an ideal time to reflect back on 2012, share some observations and predictions, and get blogging again. In December, I wrote about Bankia’s learning content management architecture and how its use of a single source, asset-based approach to content led to huge cost savings and greater efficiency. I learned that there are more than 400 LMS solutions (probably more) in this growing $1.8 I spoke about that at our IMPACT conference in the Spring.

Game changers in the Training Zone

Learning with e's

This week, ahead of my speech at the Learning Technologies Conference I recorded a 10 minute podcast interview for the Training Zone. I think ultimately, the biggest game changer which has been going on for some time now, is mobile learning.

eLearning – Responsive & Responsible

Upside Learning

Ever since responsive eLearning became a buzzword we (at Upside Learning) have been inundated with requests from clients to make every (well almost every), piece of eLearning responsive and multi-device compatible. Now let’s look at Dr. Gottfredson’s 5 moments of learning need.

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Courses, or learning episodes?

Learning with e's

During a recent Learning Pool Live event in London, I posted the following message on Twitter: Move away from courses, towards events, experiences, challenges. We were discussing a range of digital provisions for learning and development in the corporate world.

Stop Evaluating Training!

Upside Learning

" As a learning solutions vendor, I’ve been asked this question countless times and have also encountered it in many an RFP. Brinkerhoff’s (who I had an opportunity to listen to at the AITD conference in Melbourne in April 2013) arguments very compelling.

Our 2013 Mantra for #mLearning: Simplify, Simplify, Simplify [Lessons from LinkedIn]

mLearning Revolution

May 2013 be the year each one of us creates a dent in our own Universe! Don’t look now, but there’s a revolution happening everywhere driven primarily by the rise of mobile. Virtually every process and every product is being “ reimagined ” because of mobile.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014


2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate.

Beyond Cost-Savings: Advantages of MOOCs for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Although the mere idea of using MOOCs requires a shift in how organizations think about their training programs, much of the infrastructure already exists: more than 70% of companies have a learning management system (LMS) in place, and as of 2011 77% of corporations were already using online learning in their training programs. Customization and Adaptive Learning. Learning Analytics. Copyright 2013 Bryant Nielson.

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Stats on Workplace Learning

Marcia Conner

” Recently I’ve been asked for various stats about workplace learning and the training industry in particular. organizations on [formal] employee learning in 2012. . organizations spent $1,182 per learner on employee learning and development in 2011.

Getting Started in Mobile Learning


This opens up a whole new realm of possibilities for reaching learners with effective and relevant learning opportunities. Based on the numbers and predictions , mobile is going to be bigger that we can even imagine, and learning experience (LX) designers need to be ready.

4 Traditional PC Features Mobile is NOT About

mLearning Revolution

I am back and looking forward to more great mobile conversations. According to GeekWire, total Surface revenue reached $853 million on June 30, 2013. A slide I use in my Mobile Learning workshops to illustrate ways in which mobile is different than the traditional PC.

Elearning in education vs corporate sector


Elearning allows both students and business executives to learn anywhere and at any time. You can learn from virtually any place with a computer or mobile device and internet connection, meaning you can study from home, on vacation or in your break. eLearning Learning education

The New Moto X gives us a Glimpse into the future of Mobile and Predictive Computing

mLearning Revolution

In fact, things on mobile are beginning to get complicated as they did in the PC era, and since Mobile is about simplicity, this cannot be a good thing. If you are looking for Speakers for your 2013 eLearning, mLearning and Mobile Events, please contact me [link].

How to Design eLearning for Traditional Learners

Association eLearning

Technology is truly beginning to transform what learning is. If you’ve attended any of the many eLearning or training & development conferences, you know there is a lot of buzz around augmented reality, immersive learning simulations, serious games and social learning applications. While we believe these technologies are already bringing seismic changes to the learning landscape, we need to remember not to maroon the traditional learner. .

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

DAVID WEINBERGER | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2013. From Learning Management to Personal Knowledge Management. E-Learning Generations. The future belongs to those who take charge of their own learning. Slow Learning – #change11 CLARK QUINN | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011.

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BLP Wins 2016 Horizon Awards for Knowledge Guru ‘Drive’ and Custom Mobile Learning Solution

Knowledge Guru

The Knowledge Guru Drive mobile reinforcement and gaming app earned two Bronze designations: one in the Mobile Apps – Education category and the other in the Mobile Apps – Games category. It is also mobile, which is how the majority of learners want to access content.

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mLearnCon 2013: Support Accomplishment with Mobile Technology! by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Widespread media attention is raising expectations for the use of mobile technology in learning and. Conference & Expo 2013 will help you as you chart your course—here’s how! Emerging Topics Management Mobile Learning Professional Development Training Strategies

Mobile content curation

Learning with e's

This is a continuation in my series on mobile learning. Others allow you to create a sequence of content, perhaps stuff that you have gathered from a conference or other event. Mobile device users can capitalise extensively on the many features of curation tools.

Interactive eBook: Best Vendor Entry Award at the first ever mLearning DemoFest

Adobe Captivate

This year at mLearning DemoFest 2013, I showcased an Interactive eBook on the new Drag and Drop Interaction in Adobe Captivate.

Mobile Learning: A couple examples of the promise it offers

Bottom-Line Performance

We have integrated mobile devices into our lives at a lightning fast pace: In 2009, 83% of adult Americans owned a mobile phone (and who knows how many children!) ( 2009 Pew Internet Report ); we can assume that a poll taken today would show even higher percentages.