To Inspire

Former First Lady Michelle Obama to Keynote Learning 2017

Michelle ObamaSaratoga Springs, NY (USA), April 2017 - Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be the keynote speaker at Elliott Masie’s Learning 2017 conference in Orlando, Florida, 23 October. As a transformative First Lady, Mrs. Obama launched and led four key initiatives: Let’s Move!, to address the challenge of childhood obesity; Joining Forces, to support veterans, service members,  and their families; Reach Higher, to inspire young people to seek higher education; and Let Girls Learn, to help adolescent girls around the world go to school.

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Save the Date!

Bett Asia Returns to Malaysia in November 2017

London (UK), April 2017 - Following a highly successful launch in 2016, the organizers are delighted to announce that Bett Asia is returning to Kuala Lumpur, 15-16 November 2017. Supported by Malaysia’s Ministry of Education, this event will once again bring together the region’s education community to discuss the transformation of education and to discover the innovation that will inspire change.

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tts Forum

Putting Practical Experience into Action

Heidelberg (GER), April 2017 - tts, a German eLearning provider, is about to hold its thirteenth "tts Forum" at the Print Media Academy in Heidelberg. Attendees at this specialist conference for corporate learning, talent management, and performance support can look forward to thirteen exciting speeches and presentations on 27 April. Like every year, the event will be opened by a keynote speaker; this year’s guest is Sascha Lobo, one of Germany's leading internet visionaries.

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Twelfth Anniversary

Mauritian Government to Host eLearning Africa 2017

MauritiusBerlin (GER)/ Port Louis (MU), April 2017 - The organisers of eLearning Africa, the Continent’s leading conference on technology-assisted learning and training, has announced that the Government of Mauritius has agreed to host this year’s conference. 

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Data Protection

Privacy Conference: Dare the Leap!

Berlin (GER), March 2017 - Privacy is a key factor for the development of digital products and services. Two particular challenges need to be addressed urgently: the adaption of business processes to the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation and the need for common rules on data processing in a globalized world. Bitkom and Beck Verlag as organizer invite you to discuss these challenges at the Privacy Conference in Berlin, 19 September 2017.

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Deadline Extension

Participate Now in EISTA 2017

Orlando, FL (USA), March 2017 – The organizers of the fifteenth International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies, and Applications: EISTA 2017, Orlando, Florida, USA, 08-11 July 2017, have announced the extension of the submission deadline for potential contributions to 05 April.

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New Conference

MERIT Summit with HR and Executive-Education Thought Leaders

Barcelona (E), March 2017 - A new executive-education and corporate-learning conference took place in Barcelona, Spain, 18-19 January 2017 organised by Advent Group. The international event and media agency reported that the MERIT Summit assembled over 200 senior representatives from HR and higher education at Barcelona’s World Trade Center. 

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Virtual College Webinars

Practical Guides to Apprenticeship Levy

Ilkley (UK), March 2017 - The major changes taking place in the UK’s apprenticeship system are likely to be a key talking point during the country’s tenth annual National Apprenticeship Week, 06-10 March 2017. Two webinars have been arranged to help audiences understand the complex changes taking place and how best to work within the new Apprenticeship Levy requirements. 

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Totara Learning

Exclusive Insights at APAC Totara User Conference

Totara User Conference Asia Pacific 2017Wellington (NZ), March 2017 - Totara Learning will be hosting its APAC Totara User Conference 11-12 April in Wellington, New Zealand, in collaboration with the New Zealand Totara Government User Group. The event will bring together the Totara Community from a wide variety of industry sectors to collaborate and learn from each other's experiences, with delegates from some of the world’s leading organisations attending.

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World Learning Summit

LINQ and WLS Have Launched the Open Call for Scientific Papers

Brussels (BE), March 2017 - As of 2017, World Learning Summit and LINQ are joining forces to build on that sense of difference, creating a world conference on education’s digital future. The Chairs of LINQ and WLS, Christian M. Stracke and Oddgeir Tveiten, have agreed on close collaboration to establish the leading learning and education conference worldwide. The focus of World Learning Summit 2017 is on smart universities, open education, and future learning.

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Going Global

Megacities: Education in 21st-Century Urbanism

London (UK), March 2017 - The next Going Global conference, 22-24 May 2017 in London, will have a look at the growth of cities with populations greater than ten million people, which has escalated into a global phenomenon. The latest UN World Cities Report reveals that the number of megacities worldwide has more than doubled in the past two decades.

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Forum Partnership

Six Top Topics from Visitors to the Learning Technologies

London (UK), February 2017 - The Forum Partnership and its subsidiary CloudQast reported high levels of interest in their offerings at the recent Learning Technologies event in London. "This interest focused around six topics," revealed Damian Gaskin, a director of both companies.

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New World of Work

Blended Learning Conference Sydney

Sydney (AUS), February 2017 - The ninth annual Blended Learning Conference is taking place 14-15 March 2017 in Sydney. This interactive, insightful event offers advanced strategies and solutions, as well as opportunities to engage, network, and share experiences with leaders and experts across multiple sectors and industries.

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Learning for an Uncertain World

Trump, Brexit, Climate Change, New Technologies …

Berlin (GER), February 2017 - We live in an increasingly uncertain world in which things are changing fast. What does it all mean for education and training? How should they adapt to meet the challenge of uncertainty? How can they help businesses and employers to cope with rapid and continuing change? This year's OEB, Europe's leading conference on technology-supported learning and training, will look at how rising uncertainty will affect education and the demands on it.

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