EME201 It’s Time to Rethink the LMS
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Thursday, March 23
Analysts and L&D experts agree that there is a massive shift happening in the world of learning technology. Data suggests that the LMS category is in the late stage of eLearning’s product lifecycle, but what’s next? Analysts like Ambient Insight, Brandon Hall, and Bersin by Deloitte are in agreement that the market can expect to see rapid migration to “more efficient knowledge and learning transfer products.” Join this session to learn five key reasons why the LMS is failing L&D organizations; the role that the LMS can still play in a modern learning ecosystem; and when to consider a full replacement of the LMS vs. selecting add-on technologies to help modernize. You’ll also hear about examples of organizations that have successfully made the shift.
Carol Leaman, the president and CEO of Axonify, is responsible for the overall strategic direction, as well as Axonify’s commitment to revolutionizing how employees build knowledge that drives performance. Carol brings more than 20 years of leadership and technology executive experience to the company, as she has a history of building start-ups into multi-million dollar successes. From 2008 to 2011, Carol was the CEO of PostRank, a company she sold to Google. Prior to PostRank, she helmed RSS Solutions and Fakespace Systems, both of whom she sold to strategic acquirers. Carol has won multiple awards, including the Waterloo Region Entrepreneur Hall of Fame Intrepid Award (2011) and the Sarah Kirke Award (2010) for Canada’s leading female entrepreneur.