SITA Customers

"Flipped Learning" Pays Handsome Dividends

Heidelberg GER), October 2016 - Training hundreds of customers around the world can put the brakes on an otherwise rapid rollout of a new software service. SITA, a company that provides global business solutions for air transport and related industries, found the solution to this challenge by adopting a new approach to knowledge transfer and creating eLearning objects with tt knowledge force. 


Virtual College

Affinity Sutton Ready2Work Service

Ilkley (UK), October 2016 - Affinity Sutton has selected Virtual College again as its online learning provider for its "Ready2Work" service, which last year supported over 1,000 people into work. Affinity Sutton is one of the UK’s largest national housing associations, with 59,000 properties across England.


International Strategy

LPI Appoints New Global Channel Manager

Henriette KlootsLondon (UK), October 2016 - The Learning & Performance Institute (LPI), a major accreditation and membership body for the learning sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Henriette Kloots as Global Channel Manager.


Project Management

PRINCE2 Agile® Prerequisite Update Opens Certification

London (UK), October 2016 - Based on community feedback and the results of a successful pilot, AXELOS has taken the decision to lower the prerequisite for PRINCE2 Agile to PRINCE2® Foundation level in addition to a number of other recognized project-management certifications. This means the door has been opened to millions of business professionals who are now eligible to take the PRINCE2 Agile qualification.


Business Secret

Poems Generate Business Growth

Wymondham (UK), October 2016 - The leadership-communications specialist CloudQast has hit on an unusual, highly creative, and successful business strategy to bring it customers: it writes poems.


Multimedia-Specialist Partner

Totara Learning Targets Sweden

Brighton (UK), October 2016 - Totara Learning has announced a partnership with Uniq Interaction, helping to strengthen the Totara brand across the wider Scandinavian region. With a strong focus on ensuring successful organisational outcomes for their clients, Uniq Interaction pride themselves on consulting for all aspects of an organisation's learning requirements.


Accredited Skills

ELearning Company Rebrands to Revolutionise the Market

London (UK), October 2016 - Accredited Skills, one of the UK's biggest eLearning companies has rebranded as Learning Heroes, as it looks to "save the world from boring eLearning". Accredited Skills was launched in 2014 with the mission of creating accredited eLearning courses and partnering with recruitment agents so they could also offer the courses to candidates, but Managing Director Adam Kara didn't like the way it had to be done.


Interactive Video

CloudQast Makes All Its Video Output iOS10 Ready

London (UK), October 2016 - Leadership communications specialist CloudQast has announced that it’s able to produce interactive video on the iPhone following the release of iOS10 this September. CloudQast director, Damian Gaskin, explained, "Interactive video on the iPhone hasn’t been possible until iOS10 without expensive bespoke applications. The release of iOS10 changes this, and our platform is ready to take full advantage."


Safety Training

"Miracle on the Hudson Revisited" Inspires Safety Excellence

Virginia Beach, VA (USA), October 2016 - DuPont Sustainable Solutions has launched "Miracle on the Hudson Revisited: The Passengers’ Perspective", a compelling safety-training program that stresses the importance of 4 Cs — competence, commitment, compassion, and communication — in developing and sustaining safety excellence.


Innovation for Learning Content

Greg Schottland Appointed New CEO of Xyleme

Greg SchottlandDenver, CO (USA), October 2016 - Xyleme, Inc., a leader in learning-content-management software, is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Schottland as its new President and CEO. He will assume responsibilities immediately and will succeed Mark Hellinger, who has stepped down from his role as CEO and will take an active role on the Board of Directors.


Learning Solutions

Global Affiliate Agreement

Hong Kong (HK) / Genoa (I), October 2016 – NetDimensions, a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning-management systems, and eXact learning solutions, a global provider of digital learning-content-management solutions, have announced an affiliate agreement that will allow both companies to extend the impact of their flagship solutions to their respective client bases.



World of Learning Opens Soon

London (UK), October 2016 - The World of Learning Conference & Exhibition opens on 19 October at Birmingham’s NEC. The two-day show will deliver the most current insights and thinking in L&D, as well as provide a highly effective environment for networking and business development. Visitors are encouraged to come ready to #TrainInYourTrainers.


future shape of education

Could students take charge of their own education?

Berlin (GER), October 2016 - They are already beginning to do exactly that - and what's happened so far is just the tip of the iceberg, according to many of the experts scheduled to speak at OEB, Europe's leading conference on technology-assisted learning. The theme of this year's conference, which will take place at the Intercontinental Hotel in Berlin from November 30 to December 2, is "Owning Learning" - a subject which, experts say, is likely to transform education. 


ICELW 2017

10th Annual Conference on eLearning in the Workplace

New York, NY (USA), October 2016 - ICELW 2017, the 10th annual International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace, will be held 14-16 June 2017 at Columbia University in New York City. The call for proposals is now open, and the deadline is 16 December 2016.


Interactive Workshop

The 21st-Century Games Revolution

Milan (I) / Berlin (GER), October 2016 - "The 21st-Century Games Revolution" is the title of the interactive workshop about games for health being organized and held by serious-games company "imaginary" during the sixth EAI International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare. The conference is entitled "Transforming Healthcare through Innovations in Mobile and Wireless Technologies" and will take place in Milan, 14-16 November 2016.