SEMT205 Creating Amazing Learning Experiences: Let’s Get Inspired!
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Thursday, October 25
Expo Hall: Emerging Tech Stage
Do you find yourself getting stuck using the same patterns of delivery without thinking about whether it is helping your audience or whether it’s the best fit for a challenge?
Designing great user experiences for your learners is critical to the success of how they engage; how they utilize content, tools, and apps; and how they focus on the task at hand. This session will break down what’s essential in designing great experiences, and provide resources to get you started and inspired from mobile to desktop and beyond. You’ll examine design strategies, what works and what doesn’t, and how to plan and prototype, with several examples for inspiration. You’ll get 10-plus resources for taking you, your organization, and your experiences to the next level.
In this session, you will learn:
- How to evaluate what you see, hear, and feel, and how to apply what resonates with your audience
- How to conduct interviews and create feedback loops to improve your concepts
- About resources and tools to implement on your next project
- How to share, get inspired, and motivate your organization to grow
Novice to intermediate designers, developers, managers, and senior leaders (directors, VPs, CLOs, executives, etc.).
Technology discussed in this session:
Apps and tools including Paper, PowerPoint, PDF, Marvel App, and DropBox Paper.
Learning Architect & CEO
Sealworks Interactive Studios
Nick Floro, a co-founder and learning architect at Sealworks Interactive Studios, has over 25 years of experience developing learning solutions, applications, and web platforms. Nick is passionate about how design and technology can enhance learning and loves to share his knowledge and experience to teach, inspire and motivate. As a learning architect, Nick gets to sketch, imagine, and prototype for each challenge. He has worked with start-ups to Fortune 500 companies to help them understand the technology and develop innovative solutions to support their audiences. Nick has won numerous awards from Apple and organizations for productions and services, and has been able to reach over a million users with his latest project, which helps students in grades 2-12 learn how to think and write an essay critically.