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Emergency Services

Saving Lives with Digital Training

Jayne Crawley
(c) IMC AG

Saarbrücken (GER), July 2018 - They go into action to help the community when it's needed most: in case of car accidents, bush fires or major weather events like storms or floods. With volunteers and paid staff being the backbone, emergency services have complex requirements when it comes digital training.

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US Learning Conference

CloserStill Media Joins Forces with Elliott Masie

Orlando, FL (USA) / London (UK), June 2018 - CloserStill, a London-based exhibition and conference organiser, has announced its acquisition of a majority stake in "Learning 2018" for an undisclosed sum in a deal with Masie Productions.

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MS Global Learning Consortium

Leadership Award Recipients & Learning Impact Awards

Lake Mary, FL (USA), - May 2018  — The IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS Global/IMS), a non-profit collaborative advancing edtech interoperability, innovation, and learning impact, announced the winners of its annual awards during the Learning Impact Leadership Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 21-24 May 2018.

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LEARNING LIVE

LPI Launches Networking Service for Learning Leaders in Iberia

Madrid (E), May 2018 - The Learning and Performance Institute has expanded its highly successful networking service for learning leaders to cater for the local Spanish and Portuguese market. A two-day launch event brought together learning leaders in Spain and Portugal to tackle current challenges with action-based workgroups and inspirational speakers.

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At the Dorchester

Winners of the 2018 Learning Awards Announced

London (UK), February 2018 - The learning and development community’s top organisations and outstanding individuals gathered together in London on 01 February to celebrate the 22nd annual Learning Awards. Devised and hosted exclusively by the Learning & Performance Institute and headline sponsored by BCS Learning & Development Ltd., the Learning Awards is recognised as the L&D sector’s premier awards ceremony.

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Brand new

Welcome to Learning Technologies France

Sally-Ann MooreParis (F), January 2018 - A big hello and "Happy New Year" to all the Checkpoint readers across Europe and the world.

Introducing Learning Technologies France: an 18 year old show that is brand new

This is our first ever special edition in the great media resource that is CHECK.point eLearning. I am the founder of eLearnExpo series of events (Paris, Vienna, Amsterdam, Moscow and Hong Kong), the main one being Paris started in 2001. In 2006 the French event became I-Learning forum and went from strength to strength to become the leading enterprise eLearning show in the Francophone world. 

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Ceremony

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.

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OEB GLOBAL

"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.

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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.  

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Virtual College

How eLearning Weathers the Storm at eLN CONNECT

Ilkley (UK), November 2017 - Virtual College, in collaboration with the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECWMF), will be exhibiting and presenting at this year’s eLearning Network Annual Conference. The ELN CONNECT 2017 event, 07 November, marked the 30th birthday of the eLearning Network, an organisation for learning professionals.

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eLearning Africa

German Support for African Digital Education

eLearning Africa 2017Port Louis (Mauritius) / Berlin (GER), October 2017 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Special Representative for Africa was in Mauritius last week for the eLearning Africa conference, where he revealed the scale of German support for digital education. Ms Merkel has long believed in the importance of technology in education-based development aid for Africa, but the increased scale of German involvement was only made clear at eLearning Africa.

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UNESCO World OER Congress 2017

Quality in Open Education Matters Now!

Ljubljana (SI), October 2017 - The second international World OER Congress 2017, held 18-20 September, led to the approval of the Ljubljana OER Action Plan and a revival of the quality debate. Experts and national delegates from 111 countries adopted the 41 recommended actions by acclamation. All United Nations' Member States are urged to mainstream open-licensed resources building knowledge societies and to achieve the 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goal 4 on Quality Education. 

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Preliminary Decision

Learning Technologies Awards 2017 Shortlist Announced

London (UK), September 2017 - The annual Learning Technologies Awards has published its shortlist. Outstanding projects and products from across the globe are among those who made this year's impressive and record-breaking shortlist. An independent judging panel, comprising over forty experts and organised by the eLearning Network, worked tirelessly throughout August whittling down hundreds of nominees.

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Change Management

Webinar Reveals ELS’s Expertise on Change, Risk, and Benefits

Oxfordshire (UK), September 2017 - Effective change management was the subject of a recent webinar led by Cath Convery and Julie Dungate of the learning-and-development consultancy Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS). The event was organised by the global accreditation and examination institute APMG International.

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