403 Immersive Learning: They Did It, So Can You!
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Thursday, October 30
Organizations often recognize that the best way to improve performance is through practice, but they have struggled to shift their learning design from knowledge acquisition to performance improvement. Immersive learning is a new way of thinking about training design, and companies are looking for examples to help them see how immersive design can help them with their unique needs.
In this session participants will examine a number of case studies from organizations who have implemented immersive learning solutions and have seen success. You will explore immersive learning being used to address a variety of organizational issues. You will learn how immersive design can solve complex organizational problems in effective ways. You will leave this session with an arsenal of examples that can be used to successfully implement immersive learning in your organization.
In this session, you will learn:
- What immersive learning is
- How organizations have successfully used immersive design to solve organizational problems
- The basic steps in immersive design
- Tips for getting your organization started with immersive design
Novice to advanced designers, developers, project managers, managers, and directors.
discussed in this session:
Games, simulations, virtual worlds, mobile learning, virtual learning environments, augmented reality, alternate reality games, immersive learning environments, video.
Product Management Director
Koreen Pagano, a product management director at D2L, is passionate about technology for organizational learning, with an emphasis on performance improvement and behavior change. She holds an MS in curriculum and instruction from Penn State University. In 2008, Koreen founded Tandem Learning, where she pioneered immersive learning in organizations by leveraging virtual worlds, games, and simulations. As director, enterprise product at Lynda.com and LinkedIn, she led the product vision for self-directed learning. Koreen is on the advisory board for emerging tech companies SilVR Thread and HelloYello. She is author of the blog Learning in Tandem and the book Immersive Learning.