Interactive Workshop

Cyber Security Webinar Highlights Employee Engagement

Plymouth (UK), October 2016 - Expert advice on how to engage employees in the knowledge they need to safeguard company data will be on offer at an interactive webinar on Thursday, 27 October entitled "Cyber Security: Bring the risks to life for your workforce". The time is 1500 (BST). 


21st-Century Education

Inaugural 2016 EdTechXAsia Summit in Singapore

London (UK), October 2016 - Education-technology thought-leadership platform EdTechXAsia 2016 Summit and Expo will be held for the first time in Singapore, at the Singapore EXPO @ MAX Atria, 08-09 November 2016. With technology at the heart of the event and education startups a key focus, EdTechXAsia will power conversations to transform education and Asia’s lifelong-learning needs.


Open and Distance Education

Series of 6 ICDE webinars in 2016/2017

Oslo (NO), October 2016 - The webinars will be held in the last part of 2016 and the first part of 2017 and will be hosted by internationally renowned experts in the field. The chosen topics are "Challenges for leadership in open and distance education"; "Challenges for quality in open and distance education"; "Supporting students for success in open and distance education"; "Co-developing strategies for rural and remote communities"; "Open education: what is really happening?"; and "Changing pedagogies for open education".


Lensky Education Forum

Siberia is Melting for Open Education

YakutskYakutsk (RU), October 2016 - This year, Siberia has experienced unique progress. In Yakutsk, the capital of the Republic of Sakha (formerly called Yakutia) and the only city worldwide built on permafrost, the government launched a hot season, and the Lensky Education Forum, which took place in August 2016, heated up the debate about open education. (The Lensky District is one of 34 administrative and municipal districts in the Sakha Republic, Russia.)


future shape of education

Could students take charge of their own education?

Berlin (GER), October 2016 - They are already beginning to do exactly that - and what's happened so far is just the tip of the iceberg, according to many of the experts scheduled to speak at OEB, Europe's leading conference on technology-assisted learning. The theme of this year's conference, which will take place at the Intercontinental Hotel in Berlin from November 30 to December 2, is "Owning Learning" - a subject which, experts say, is likely to transform education. 


British Council

New Technologies in Education

London (UK), October 2016 – British Council has announced the fourth annual fair and conference "New Technologies in Education", which will take place 09-11 February 2017 in Belgrade, Serbia. 



World of Learning Opens Soon

London (UK), October 2016 - The World of Learning Conference & Exhibition opens on 19 October at Birmingham’s NEC. The two-day show will deliver the most current insights and thinking in L&D, as well as provide a highly effective environment for networking and business development. Visitors are encouraged to come ready to #TrainInYourTrainers.


ICELW 2017

10th Annual Conference on eLearning in the Workplace

New York, NY (USA), October 2016 - ICELW 2017, the 10th annual International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace, will be held 14-16 June 2017 at Columbia University in New York City. The call for proposals is now open, and the deadline is 16 December 2016.


Learning 2016

"Letter to Your Boss" for Learning Professionals

Saratoga Springs, NY (USA), September 2016 - Elliott Masie, host of Learning 2016, has published a "Letter to Your Boss" for potential participants at Learning 2016, a global meeting to be held 23-26 October in Orlando, Florida. 


Birmingham’s NEC on 19/20 October

World of Learning Conference Offers Key Insights into L&D

Birmingham (UK), September 2016 - This year’s World of Learning Conference is set to bring L&D theory and innovation into practice for delegates, as experts leading the way in performance excellence share insights and case studies within an engaging and interactive environment.


Gala Event in November

Learning Technologies Awards 2016 Shortlist Announced

London (UK), September 2016 - The Learning Technologies Awards has published its shortlist for its upcoming 2016 awards programme, with 200 individual organisations from across the world represented in eighteen awards categories. The winners of the Learning Technologies 2016 Awards will be announced during the Gala Evening at London’s Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel, 30 November.



Interactive Workshop

The 21st-Century Games Revolution

Milan (I) / Berlin (GER), October 2016 - "The 21st-Century Games Revolution" is the title of the interactive workshop about games for health being organized and held by serious-games company "imaginary" during the sixth EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare. The conference is entitled "Transforming Healthcare through Innovations in Mobile and Wireless Technologies" and will take place in Milan, 14-16 November 2016.


Webinar on 28 September

eXact learning solutions Adds a New Authoring Feature

Valerio Torda, eXact learning solutions’ Managing DirectorGenoa (I), September 2016 - In September’s new release of its learning-content-management system (LCMS), global learning company eXact learning solutions is expanding users’ authoring options. In particular, it’s introducing a companion to "HM", its XML-based templates library for generating eLearning content. The new feature is called 'Document Model' (DM).


Experts in L&D

Theory and Innovation at World of Learning

Perry Timms, founder of PHTRBirmingham (UK), September 2016 - Sharing expertise at the internationally renowned World of Learning Conference, taking place 19-20 October 2016 at Birmingham’s NEC, will be a host of L&D innovators, practitioners, and thought leaders.