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Plymouth (UK), November 2017 - The opportunities lost by organisations using outdated methods and technologies for compliance training are in the spotlight at an interactive webinar this month.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 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, 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.


Digital Learning Futurist

Steve Wheeler to Keynote Learning Technologies Asia

Steve WheelerSingapore (SG), October 2017 - Steve Wheeler, renowned worldwide for his commentary on the social and cultural impact of disruptive technologies and the application of digital media in learning, is to keynote the forthcoming Learning Technologies Asia event in Singapore, 07-08 November 2017.


Organised by EDEN

European Distance Learning Week

Budapest (HU), October 2017 - As in previous years, EDEN will be hosting European Distance Learning Week (EDLW) in cooperation with the United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA). The latter’s National Distance Learning Week (NDLW) will be held in parallel with the EDEN event, 06-10 November 2017.


L&D Hackathons

Fuse Universal Unveils Thought-Leadership Events

London (UK), October 2017 - Learning-solutions provider Fuse Universal has launched a series of thought-leadership and digital events bringing together global L&D leaders to share the latest thinking in L&D and discuss key topics.


ICDE Focused on OER

ICDE Will Launch the New OER Advocacy Committee

Toronto (CA), October 2017 - The International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) Executive Committee has voted to establish an OER advocacy committee. The idea was to reinforce advocacy and increase recognition, policy support, uptake, and use and reuse of OER; to promote collaboration within and attention to the field; and to provide supportive advocacy guidance to ICDE members and stakeholders. During the 27th ICDE World Conference in Toronto, Canada, the OER Advocacy Committee will be officially launched.


Open Education Europa

Call for eLearning Papers: Innovation in Education

Brussels (BE), October 2017 - Open Education Europa has announced a call for eLearning Papers on digital and innovative education. We are particularly interested in receiving contributions from people in international projects and early-stage researchers.



How to 'Level Up' Your Workforce for GDPR with Games

Plymouth (UK), October 2017 - An interactive webinar in October will explain how to use digital games to bring the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to life for employees and motivate them to comply with the new data-protection rules. The webinar, "How to 'level up' your workforce for GDPR with games", takes place 18 October, 15:00-15:30 (GMT+1), and challenges organisations to be creative with their GDPR training.