Learning Technologies Awards Winners 2017

Learning Technologies Awards 2017London (UK), December 2017 - The winners of the annual Learning Technologies Awards have been announced at a glittering ceremony in London. Over 800 people gathered at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel in London to celebrate the very best in learning technologies across the world. Sixty-seven gold, silver, and bronze awards were handed out during the biggest gala evening to date.



"Stop Investing in Systems that Don’t Work"

Dr Pasi SahlbergBerlin (GER), December 2017 - A senior adviser to Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and to the Finnish Government claimed recently that education ministers in England, Australia, and the United States are continuing to invest in unsuccessful education systems in spite of clear evidence that they are not working.


Elliott Masie Event

Curation is Key for Workplace Learning

Saratoga Springs, NY (USA), December 2017 - Curation is needed by corporations and learners as they cope with a growing avalanche of digital content and collaboration. Elliott Masie has announced dates for the Curation and Learning LAB, to be held at The MASIE Center, which is in Saratoga Springs, NY, 30 January-01 February 2018.


Call for Papers

International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace

New York, NY (USA), December 2017 - ICELW 2018, the eleventh annual International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace, will be held 13-15 June 2018 at Columbia University in New York. The ICELW 2018 Call for Proposals is currently open; the deadline is 15 December 2017. 


eLearning Africa

Africa’s City of Innovation to Host Conference on Uniting Africa

Berlin (GER) / Kigali (RWA), December 2017 - Next year Rwanda, one of Africa’s most technologically ambitious countries, will take over the chairmanship of the African Union. It will also play host to eLearning Africa, and the organisers are predicting that it will be the biggest conference in the event’s thirteen-year history. They believe it could play a significant role in pushing forward the African Union's 2063 Agenda.


Sister Event

Future of Learning explored at Learning Technologies Asia

Singapore (SGP), November 2017 - Learning Technologies Asia, a new and major exhibition and conference for learning-and-development professionals, marks its successful inaugural edition at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, attracting circa 2,000 L&D professionals from across the region.  


Project Management Conference

ELS Helps to Promote STEM Careers Locally

David GeorgeOxfordshire (UK), October 2017 - David George, lead project management trainer at the learning and development consultancy Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS) will be a key speaker at a STEM project management conference being held in Harwell, Oxfordshire, 29 November 2017.



Are You Wasting Your Time with Compliance Training?

Plymouth (UK), November 2017 - The opportunities lost by organisations using outdated methods and technologies for compliance training are in the spotlight at an interactive webinar this month. The online session, hosted by digital-learning experts Sponge UK, will challenge attitudes about what works in compliance training and share success stories of organisations taking an innovative approach.  


Retail Sector

How Blended Learning Can Alleviate Challenges

London (UK), November 2017 – Customer satisfaction is a key focus for retail organisations, but what about staff satisfaction? On 23 November 2017 from 16.00 17.00 GMT, a webinar will start that specifically addresses this issue. Generally speaking, by focusing internally as well as externally, firms cannot only achieve a real business transformation, but they can also bring their customer experience to life, too.


Workplace Learning

ICELW 2018 - Call for Papers

New York, NY (USA), November 2017 - ICELW 2018, the eleventh annual International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace, will be held at Columbia University in New York, 13-15 June 2018. The ICELW 2018 call for proposals is now open, and the deadline is 15 December 2017.


Interactive Business Festival

hub.berlin Shows What "Digital First" Means

Berlin (GER), November 2017 - In the future, digital technologies will play a decisive role in the success of businesses in all sectors and will shape our society. But how can big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, or virtual reality be applied today? One hundred and thirty top-class speakers will answer these and the many more questions of digitisation at hub.berlin, 28 November. 



Networking Soirée for Learning Leaders

Laura OvertonLondon (UK), November 2017 – Next generation learning solutions provider Fuse Universal have unveiled their plans for latest networking Soirée event, in collaboration with Towards Maturity, in November. Founder and CEO of Fuse Universal, Steve Dineen, invites learning professionals to attend an evening networking event with speakers from the Fuse team and Towards Maturity’s CEO, Laura Overton.


OEB 2017

The Future of Education in a Rapidly Changing World

Berlin (GER), November 2017 - This year’s OEB Global conference explores the future of digital education. Over 2,300 attendees from the worldwide academic, corporate, and public sectors are expected at this year’s OEB Global in Berlin, making it the largest international conference and exhibition focusing on educational and learning technologies.