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.


Special Debate

The African View of Silicon Valley

Berlin (GER) / Mauritius, September 2017 - What do Africans really think about the grandiose education projects promoted by outsiders that promise to transform their lives? A special debate at this year’s eLearning Africa conference will provide the answers.


ELS Explains

What Constitutes a Good Business Case?

Oxfordshire (UK), September 2017 - Cath Convery of the learning-and-development consultancy Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS) will be explaining the "Better Business Cases™" model at Project Challenge. Project Challenge, scheduled for 10-11 October at London’s Olympia, is an event that focuses on anything and everything related to projects.


eLN’s 30th Birthday

eLN CONNECT 2017 Announced

London (UK), September 2017 - The eLearning Network has announced its biggest-ever digital-learning conference with a three-track programme, over forty conference speakers, keynotes from Dr Rebecca Gordon and Nick Shackleton-Jones, a dedicated exhibition, and a networking party to celebrate the eLN’s thirtieth birthday and the best in innovative learning. 



Key Themes at World of Learning

London (UK), September 2017 - Inspiration, advice, and the latest technology are in abundance at the World of Learning Conference & Exhibition, taking place 17-18 October at Birmingham’s NEC.


Smart Is Now

Tenth Annual Adobe Learning Summit 2017

Santa Rosa, CA (USA), August 2017 - The Adobe Learning Summit returns to Las Vegas at the Mirage, 24 October, co-located with the DevLearn 2017 Conference and Expo. Register by 08 September and take advantage of the early-bird price. 


New Insights

OEB GLOBAL 2017 Pre-Conference Workshops Announced

Berlin (GER), August 2017 - Fresh details of this year’s much-anticipated OEB Global conference have been released, with the pre-conference workshops now available to view online. The workshops will be held on 06 December ahead of the launch of Europe’s largest cross-sector conference for the global learning-and-technology community. OEB Global will run in Berlin 06-08 December and will gather over 2,300 people from close to 100 countries all under one roof to discuss the future of education.


Employee Training

160 Learning Conversations at Elliott Masie’s Learning 2017

Saratoga Springs, NY (USA), August 2017 - Learning in the workplace is changing, and conversations for learning leaders are being developed for Elliott Masie’s Learning 2017 event in Orlando, Florida, 22-25 October. Over 1,600 corporate learning leaders from around the world will participate in the sessions, featuring a conversation with former First Lady Michelle Obama and keynotes from John Lithgow (The Power of Storytelling), Christine McKinley (Physics for Rock Stars), Karl Kapp (Gamification), Timo Gorner (Fox Entertainment Group), Diane Adams (Mount Sinai Health System), and many other thought leaders.


Learning in Context

ELearning Africa Programme Announced

Berlin (GER), August 2017 - Details of this year’s eLearning Africa conference, taking place in Mauritius, 27-29 September, have been announced. The comprehensive programme of events is linked under the theme "Learning in Context". The congress coincides with UNESCO’s International Day of Universal Access to Information.


East Asia Calling

The Singapore Education Technology Conference

SETC 2017Singapore (SGP), July 2017 - The Singapore Education Technology Conference (SETC), 23-24 August 2017 in Singapore, is an academic conference for teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of technology in education. The event is jointly organized by East Asia Research and Siam University.