Marlies De Kluyver is a senior learning excellence manager of global learning for AbbVie, and a passionate learning professional who is inspired to improve the learner experience. She started her career as a digital developer and joined the Illinois Institute of Art to teach a new certificate program for adult learners. She collaborated with the school to redesign the program and develop four additional programs that launched across all sister schools in the US. Marlies also worked for Motorola as a media developer. At AbbVie, she has grown from the development side into supporting brands, global learning managers, and partners in driving learning excellence.