Learnability

Africa’s Top Edtech Conference Issues Call for Papers

eLearning Africa 2018Berlin (GER), February 2019 - The organisers of eLearning Africa, the Continent’s leading conference and exhibition on learning, training, and technology, have issued a Call for Papers from anyone interested in presenting at this year’s event. It will be held in the Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire in Cote d’Ivoire, 23-25 October 2019.

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At Learning Technologies 2019

User Generated Video Case Studies

London (UK), January 2019 - StoryTagger, the video storytelling partner of Learning Technologies 2019, has announced its programme of free seminars at the show. Innovative marketing and learning leaders from EDF Energy and Verizon, among the earliest adopters of StoryTagger, will share their experiences of user generated video within the learning and enablement mix at two free seminars.

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The MASIE Center

New Learning PRODUCER LAB to Debut 26 March

Saratoga Springs, NY (USA), January 2019 - Elliott Masie will lead a new, experimental, and experiential Learning Producer LAB at The MASIE Center Learning LAB in Saratoga Springs, NY this March.

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Call for Interest

29th ICDE World Conference 2021

Oslo (NO), January 2019 - The International Council for Open and Distance Education (ICDE) is pleased to announce a Call for Interest for the 29th ICDE World Conference scheduled for 2021. Member institutions are asked to submit declarations of interest for hosting the event. The organization is particular interested in bids from members in South America and the Middle East.

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Submission Open

International eLearning Awards - Business Division 2019

New York, NY (USA), January 2019 - Submissions for the 2019 International E-Learning 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 2019. Submissions for our Academic categories will be accepted beginning in March 2019, with a deadline of 10 June 2019. 

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Call for Proposals

Challenge for Radical Ideas in Higher Education

Bremen (GER), January 2019 - The "Radical Ideas in Higher Education Challenge" posed by the Jacobs University and the Jacobs Foundation in partnership with the European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction (EARLI) aims to foster collaboration between cross-disciplinary researchers and seed disruptions in higher education and academic learning.

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Learning Technologies

Start Thinking Like a Game Designer

Karl KappLondon (UK), December 2018 - At Learning Technologies 2019, a recognised expert on games and learning, Karl Kapp, will help learning professionals to think like game designers and transform stale training into exciting and interesting experiences. The term gamification is thrown around liberally in L&D these days, with the benefits of using game theory in learning now an established principle. But designing engaging and compelling games is an art in its own right, and adding points or leaderboards into learning design simply doesn't do it justice.

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MERIT Summit

Academic and Business Intelligence in Learning Organisations

Vienna (A), December 2018 - What is the value of academic knowledge and executive education for learning and development in the corporate world? How can L&D leaders bridge academic knowledge and business in practice and build a routine of learning in their organisations? MERIT Summit in Vienna, 16-17 January 2019, will bring together corporate and executive education professionals for debates and collaborative exploration on this topic, among many others.

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Call for Contributions

EDEN 2019: Connecting through Educational Technology

EDENBruges (BE), December 2018 - EDEN is pleased to announce its 28th Annual Conference hosted by the VIVES University of Applied Sciences in Bruges, 16-19 June 2019. The title is "Connecting through Educational Technology in Search of Contemporary Learning Environments".

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ELIG Conference

Brave New Learning 2019 in Amsterdam

Brussels (BE), December 2018 - The next ELIG event, 11-12 February 2019, is a special partnership with OBA, Amsterdam's Open Public Library. It marks the OBA’s 100th anniversary, which will be celebrated over a period of weeks, with many new learning activities in the city. It presents a perfect opportunity to pose the question: "What makes our cities learning friendly?"

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HEAd'19 Call for Papers

International Conference on Higher Education Advances

Valencia (E), December 2018 - After the great success of the previous HEAd conferences, which received submissions from more than 50 countries, the organizers are pleased to announce the Fifth International Conference on Higher Education Advances (HEAd'19), which will be held 26-28 June 2019 at the Faculty of Business Administration and Management of the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (UPV).

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Non-Tamperable Databases

Blockchain Strengthens Confidence in Certifications

St. Augustin (GER), December 2018 - Blockchain is considered the technology of the future when it comes to data transparency and security. One year after the original hype, however, there are still only a few use cases in Germany. Blockchain is the technology that makes, e.g., Bitcoin possible. The cryptocurrency made headlines in 2018 with its rapid development as a digital currency.

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Workshop

A First Assessment of the EU GDPR’s Effects in the Learning Field

Thomas TrierStuttgart (GER), December 2018 - What changes has the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation brought about for networked learning, and what effects does it, in conjunction with the ePrivacy Regulation, have on the design of learning media? Thomas Trier's workshop (in German) in Conference Room 1 on 29 January 2019 at 11:30 will examine these questions. Thomas Trier studied economics and has been a certified data protection specialist since 2013. Today he is a senior consultant and data protection officer at vitero GmbH.

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EISTA 2019

Seventeenth International Conference on Education

Winter Garden, FL (USA), November 2018 - The Organizing Committee of the seventeenth International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications wishes to inform potential contributors that the submission deadline has been extended to 12 December 2018. EISTA 2019 will be held in Orlando, Florida, USA, 6-9 July 2019.

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