Compliance

Kate Lander Joins Eukleia Training as Chief Strategy Officer

Kate LanderLondon (UK), July 2017 - Eukleia Training, a governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) training specialist, is pleased to welcome Kate Lander to its expanding senior-management team. Kate brings a unique set of financial, training, and digital expertise to Eukleia Training in the newly created role of Chief Strategy Officer, based in Eukleia's London office.

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Ready to Start

EUROSTARS Fund IMPACHS Project

Copenhagen (DK), July 2017 - IMPACHS, which stands for IMProving Availability and Cost-effectiveness of Mental Healthcare for Schizophrenia through mHealth, is a research project funded by Eureka/Eurostars and the Innovation Fund in Demark. Its task is to design, develop, and provide clinical evidence for the use of smartphone-based intervention technology, with the goal of improviming availability and cost-effectiveness of mental healthcare for outpatients diagnosed with schizophrenia. 

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VR and 3D

World’s First Enterprise-Ready Multi-User VR Platform

London (UK), July 2017 - A British technology company headquartered in London has announced the launch of the world’s first enterprise-ready multi-user VR platform. Immerse, which has received significant funding from a new UK investor group, has developed a live virtual-reality platform that enables multiple users to create and share VR and 3D experiences for a number of business-critical applications.

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Effective Email

ELearning Course Shows How to Reduce Stress

London (UK), July 2017 - Emailogic, a leading UK email-best-practice company, has launched an engaging eLearning course that shows how employees can save an average of 31 minutes per day by managing their email more efficiently.

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Upside Learning eBook

Mobile Learning: Let's Not Phone It In

Pune (IN), July 2017 - With its just-in-time learning approach, mobile learning caters to the training needs of an industry that needs to be "mobile" too. This eBook focuses on mobility and, in particular, its effect on training interventions. The case studies exemplify better solutions for those considering mobility for the first time or who have already used mobile as a solution for their training programs.

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Cornelsen & Avallain

Implementing the LehrplanPLUS Curriculum in Secondary Schools

Berlin/Munich (GER), July 2017 - The school system of Germany’s federal state of Bavaria is set to shift from its eight-year advanced secondary school model back to a nine-year model by September 2018. The state will also introduce a new curriculum, LehrplanPLUS, which was already introduced in primary schools in 2014 and will be implemented in secondary-education institutions starting Summer 2017. 

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Education-Technology Summit

Winners of 2017 EdTechXGlobal All Stars Awards

London (UK), July 2017 - EdTechXEurope, a major European education-technology summit, announced the winners of its EdTechXGlobal startup awards at the fifth edition of its event on 21 June at Kings Place in London. Winners of the EdTechXGlobal All Stars Rise awards are Lingvist, Primo, and Thinglink and winners of the EdTechXGlobal All Stars Growth Awards are Learnlight, Touch Surgery, and Youscian. 

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Business Seminar

China’s Belt and Road Initiative Comes to Bristol

from left, Dianne Francombe, CEO Bristol and West of England China Bureau; Richard Lowe, Hewlett Rand; Priscilla To, Director General, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office; Thorsten Terweiden, Deputy Head (FinTech), Invest HK, and David Marsden, Director UK, Benelux and Ireland HKTDC.Bristol (UK), July 2017 - Business leaders based in southwest England recently received information about China’s multi-trillion-US-dollar Belt and Road initiative at a business seminar. Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and supported by Invest Hong Kong, Bristol West of England China Bureau, and Business West, the seminar explained that The Belt and Road initiative is a development campaign spanning 62 countries, through which China wants to boost trade and stimulate economic growth across Asia and beyond. China hopes to do so by building massive amounts of infrastructure connecting it to countries around the globe. 

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Exchanging Ideas

ELearning / MLearning Pan-European Platform

Brussels (B), July 2017 - Imagine a Europe-wide learning platform with a huge databank of lesson plans, learning objectives, and curriculum subjects on which schools and teachers can host their classes. It’s also a place for networking and exchanging ideas among teachers and students. 

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OEE

Recognition of Open Courses – Send Your Ideas!

Brussels (B), July 2017 - In July, Open Education Europa will focus on recognition of open courses. Have you worked on a project related to recognition? Does your institution provide recognition of open courses through open badges or other tools? Share your story as an article on OEE! 

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LELLE Conference

Learning to Learning: Beyond 2020

Workshop SessionHeerlen (NL), July 2017 - LELLE stands for Let’s Learn how to Learn. The Erasmus+ project embraces a long-term vision to equip graduates with core life-skills that make them ready and mobile for the job market and the workplace. The regional LELLE Conference "Learning to Learning: Beyond 2020", held 01 June 2017 at the Open University of the Netherlands in Heerlen, attracted more than 50 students, lecturers, working professionals, young entrepreneurs, as well as key industry players. 

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Early-Bird discount

Peter Drucker Forum in Vienna

Vienna (A), July 2017 - Join leading thinkers and practitioners from all over the world who will convene in Vienna in November to discuss the pressing need for growth and inclusive prosperity, and the challenges and opportunities they face us with. Management has a major contribution to make here. These may be macro-economic issues, but they are shaped in each organization and institution.

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Call for Papers

Tenth Conference of Education, Research, and Innovation

SevilleSeville (E), July 2017 - The "International Conference of Education, Research, and Innovation" (ICERI) will be celebrating its tenth edition this year. You are invited to join us for this special occasion and contribute with your education experiences. ICERI is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists. 

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