Performance Support

Workflow Learning for Home Consultation as Mixed Reality

Gabriele DoerfertNuernberg (GER), April 2022 - Küchen Quelle GmbH, a Nuremburg-based company whose name means "Kitchen Source", specializes in the retail sale of state-of-the-art kitchens, from planning to installation. Besides its Nuremberg salesroom, the firm offers free planning assistance in the client’s home - anywhere in Germany - supported by 3D and mixed reality technologies. Gabriele Doerfert is Head of Küchen Quelle’s Marketing Academy and Product Management Mixed Reality. In this capacity, she is responsible for training the sales consultants, as well as for the "Digital Academy", which was established in 2020. Despite Corona, the digital training continued because, as Doerfert observes, "for a decentralized sales company, this is the ideal solution even in normal times". Gabriele Doerfert will be speaking at the LEARNTEC Congress, 31 May at 17.15 about "Digital Performance Support: Workflow Learning for Home Consultation."

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Here to Stay

Dealing With the Special Features of Home Office Work

Prof. Eberhard SteinerMunich (GER), April 2022 - Professor Eberhard Steiner is the Director of Munich’s Institute for Enterprise and Change Management (UVM Institute), which advises companies and agencies on strategy and innovation processes, change management, agile methods, and work 4.0, as well as aspects of digitalization. He is the editor and co-author of several specialist publications, including "Managing Home Office Employees". Prof. Steiner will be speaking on his area of specialization at the LEARNTEC 2022 Congress, 31 May, at 12:15.

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The Lufthansa Innovation Hub

Investing in a New Corporate and Learning Culture

Florian BrücknerBerlin (GER), January 2022 - The Lufthansa Innovation Hub’s focus is imparting skills and knowledge in the areas of innovation management, digital product and service development, and team and leadership training using cutting-edge working methods. The target groups are both managers and employees, and individual programs are developed for each. Florian Brückner will speak at the LEARNTEC Congress on 31 May 2022, at 12:15.

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Austria’s SPAR Group

Specialized Knowledge Tailored Precisely to Learners’ Needs

Astrid DürnbergerMichael FallySalzburg (A), April 2022 - Michael Fally and his "Digital Education and Training" department have been working on the advancement of a modern educational concept at SPAR Österreichische Warenhandels-AG, Austria’s largest grocery retailer, for more than ten years. His co-presenter, Astrid Dürnberger, and he will give a talk entitled "Five Countries, Five Languages, Five Faces: Implementing an LMS for 90,000 Employees at the SPAR Group" at the LEARNTEC congress, 31 May at 16.30.

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Learning Fitness

"We still consume almost the same learning diet"

Rupert WardHuddersfield (UK), November 2021 - Rupert Ward is a former Special Adviser to the Royal Household and Project Lead for iDEA, one of the world's most successful free educational technologies. He is Director of Strategic Partnerships for the International Council on Badges and Credentials, a National Teaching Fellow, and an international keynote speaker. At OEB Global, he will speak about "Learning Fitness: Getting Learning Fit".

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Constructivist Approach

Envisioned Models as Tied Up with Organizational Cultures

Philippe SeynaeveBrussels (BE), November 2021 - Philippe Seynaeve is Implementation and Change Manager for the IT Center of Belgium’s Brussels-Capital Region. Prior to this, he worked as a project manager and change consultant for both private consulting firms and public-sector organisations. From the start, his work has centered on implementations at the intersection of HRM and IT. At OEB Global, his speech is entitled "How to Ensure Successful Delivery and Implementation of Learning".

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atingi and yoma

Technical Solutions Based on Open Source and Global Standards

Dominic OrrBonn (GER), November 2021 – GIZ is a German governmental agency that supports international development through capacity development across the world. The organization is increasingly harnessing learning platforms and platform ecosystems to increase scale and effectiveness of these efforts. At OEB Global, GIZ’s Dominic Orr and Franziska Seiffarth will make a presentation entitled "Innovating along the learning to earning journey - How to empower the next generation – Insights from the atingi and yoma digital platforms".  

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Fraunhofer Institute

"6G Is Coming to Make Good on the Promises of 5G"

Dr. Ivan NdipBerlin (GER), January 2021 - A new era of mobile communication is about to begin: the transmission of a whole terabit of data, one thousand gigabits, per second. Dr. Ivan Ndip, specialist for antenna and high-frequency systems at the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin speaks about current progress with 6G and its many possible applications.

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Charity Learning Consortium

Innovation in the Face of Coronavirus

Martin BakerLondon (UK), June 2020 - (by Martin Baker, founder and CEO of The Charity Learning Consortium) Charity learning professionals are facing tough challenges trying to support staff and volunteers through coronavirus. Alongside unexpected, urgent new demands, there are some silver linings, too, with great examples of fast, innovative thinking. Martin Baker explains how members of the Charity Learning Consortium are solving some of the challenges of supporting a workforce through a pandemic.

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User Interface

IMC Presents Its LMS at Learning Technologies

Sven R. BeckerSaarbrücken (GER), January 2020 - Learning Technologies is a leading European workplace  learning exhibition and conference. Since 2019, Learning Technologies has taken place in February at ExCel London. It’s a great chance to discover the latest eLearning trends and technology. Entry to the exhibition is free.

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Deutsche Bahn

"Catching" Trainees with Complex Serious Games

Jörg ProhaszkaKarlsruhe (GER)/Augsburg (GER), December 2019 - Jörg Prohaszka is convinced that learning should be fun. Prohaszka is Head of Digital Qualification at the Augsburg based Training Centre of the DB Bahnbau Gruppe, the German Railways Construction Group subsidiary. One of the Centre’s projects, "Serious Games in the Building Trade - Apprentices Turn Into Avatars", strives to stimulate the trainees’ drive to learn through the use of well-known avatars. On 30 January 2020 at 11.30, he will report on the results of this learning project at the LEARNTEC Congress.

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Learning Culture

Work Hacks for Change at BASF

Patricia OhnhausKarlsruhe (GER)/Berlin (GER), December 2019 - "We have set out to introduce a new logic into our company based on openness, cooperation, and interaction. Innovative ideas, a new self-image of togetherness and new markets are to emerge in a network. In the future, it will not only be specialists who generate the ideas. Instead, new ideas will sprout from the lively exchange among people". This is how Patricia Ohnhaus from Personnel Development at BASF Services Europe in Berlin describes the topic of her presentation at the LEARNTEC Congress. The session is on 30 January at 11:30.

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The "Fire Brigade Learning Bar"

Everything is possible - nothing is required!

Michael BräuerKarlsruhe (GER)/Würzburg (GER), December 2019 - Michael Bräuer is the Chief Fire Officer and deputy head of the Würzburg branch of the federal state of Bavaria’s Fire Brigade School. The "Fire Brigade Learning Bar", which the school developed, was launched in 2018 and bundles all the State Fire Brigade Schools’ digital media. The central component is a lexicon that provides technical terms and related information in a structured, visualised form and is state certified. Michael Bräuer will present this learning project at the LEARNTEC Congress on 28 January at 17.15.

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Optimization Models

Panel Presentation: Data and Analytics

Nicole MüllerSalzburg (A), October 2019 – Everyone is talking about data and analytics in learning, but who is actually doing anything and why does it matter? This session demonstrates what can be done with analytics and data to guide your learning implementations. Nicole Müller from Geislinger GmbH, Austria, will speak about "Industry 4.0: Implementation and Management of a Skills-Based Production Planning System" on Thursday, 28 November, from 14.30 to 15.45. Nicole Müller is Training Manager at Geislinger, a global market leader for torsional vibration dampers for large engines.

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Professional Dependability

IMC's Sarah Pitzius on Standard eLearning Content

Sarah PitziusSaarbrücken (GER) / Graz (A), July 2019 - IMC provides eLearning content on a wide range of job training topics. IMC's Sales Manager, Sarah Pitzius, recently elucidated her thoughts on how to create the best content.

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