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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Video in Higher Education

Media & Learning Symposium 2017

Brussels (BE), February 2017 - The Media & Learning 2017 Video in Higher Education Symposium will take place 6-7 April in Brussels. This highly interactive symposium, running alongside the conference of the same name, is aimed at professionals involved in the use of video to support learning in higher education and will feature inspiring talks, demos, best-practice showcases, and hands-on sessions. The event is all about highlighting the latest pedagogical and technical developments in the field.

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Global Meeting Space

Open Call of WORLD LEARNING SUMMIT 2017

Campus KristiansandHeerlen (NL), February 2017 - The World Learning Summit (WLS) has launched its open call for scientific papers. This year, the focus is on smart universities, open education, and future learning. The world is full of conferences and summits, so why add another? "The atmosphere and feel at these conferences are quite unlike any other that I know", said Keith Devlin from Stanford University back in 2016 after his fourth conference visit. 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.

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Business Division

IELA: The 2017 International eLearning Awards

New York, NY (USA), February 2017 - Submissions for the 2017 International eLearning Awards - Business Division, presented by the International E-Learning Association (IELA), are now open! The Entry Submission Page is posted on the IELA site, and the deadline for submission is 01 March 2017. Submissions for the Academic categories will be accepted beginning in March 2017, with a deadline of 10 June 2017.  

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New Concepts

REV2017: Preliminary Conference Program

New York, NY (USA), February 2017 - The REV - 15-17 March 2017, Columbia University, New York, is the annual conference of the International Association of Online Engineering (IAOE) together with the Global Online Laboratory Consortium (GOLC). REV 2017 is the fourteenth in a series of annual events dealing with Online Engineering, Cyber-physical Systems, and the Internet of Things, including Remote Engineering and Virtual Instrumentation. 

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