Take a closer look at the different opportunities that will propel your professional performance and expertise. Check out these sessions, which will cover popular industry topics, and hear from learning experts as they uncover new strategies that you can bring back to your own L&D projects.
Learners' motivation can either make or break the success of a learning experience. In this session, you'll learn how you can cultivate strategies for increasing learner motivation and how to avoid demotivating mistakes. Learn more.
Design thinking is a fun, new, collaborative approach to creative problem-solving! This session will explore how this approach can help you stimulate ideas for creative, human-centered solutions that fit into the work you do. Learn more.
How can instructional design increase learner engagement in your eLearning solutions? Find out in this session, where you'll explore how to use visual communication techniques to visualize your learning content and help your learners "see" what you're saying. Learn more.
This session will demystify two of the latest learning trends: microlearning and learning in the workflow. What is microlearning and workflow learning, and what are some common examples of them being used in the learning ecosystem? Learn more.
Karen Hyder, Kaleidoscope Training and Consulting Wendy DeMoss, Hearing First
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PT
This session will focus on the flipped classroom model (or blended learning model) and how it affects learner outcomes. You'll explore how Hearing First leveraged an online community platform for independent learning assignments, recordings, and resources, and facilitated virtual classroom sessions to engage with others and apply new skills. Learn more.
In this session you’ll get a foundational, practical, non-technical introduction to xAPI. After a brief introduction to xAPI and what's different about it from the SCORM-based data we're used to, this session will explore three key areas that impact learning professionals as they embark on their first xAPI projects. Learn more.
Jane Bozarth, The eLearning Guild Julie Dirksen, Usable Learning Megan Torrance, TorranceLearning
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM PT
This review of research is designed to familiarize you with what’s happening in the field and to help you find ways to be successful with approaches you’re considering, or that you’re already using and would like to enhance. You’ll leave with practical, evidence-based advice to help you engage in conversations and apply new ideas back at work. Learn more.