WiT Award 2018

Raiffeisen Switzerland’s Blended Learning Concept Wins

Heidelberg (GER), April 2018 - Raiffeisen, the third largest banking group in Switzerland, was awarded the important WiT ("WiT- "Knowledge in Transfer") Award last week for their change management approach in the context of implementing a new core banking system.


Virtual Learning

Digital Education Solutions for Healthcare Professionals

Nick SpielkampSaarbruecken (GER), April 2018 - In this interview, Nick Spielkamp, digital learning expert at IMC, explores the special requirements that exist for digital learning solutions in the highly regulated medical and pharmaceutical sector and how virtual reality applications are finding their way into operating theatres.


Innovations in AI

Speexx selected for Microsoft ScaleUp Program

Munich (GER), April 2018 - Online language skills training and testing company Speexx has announced that it has been selected by Microsoft for its prestigious ScaleUp program. This program is designed to accelerate go-to-market and tech development of ten top-growth stage software companies through direct engagement with Microsoft resources and personnel. The program will combine Microsoft enterprise solutions and Speexx’s leading corporate online training, testing, and performance support service.


Digital Learning

John Henry Group Selects Agylia LMS and Apps

Bristol (UK), April 2018 - Agylia is pleased to announce that leading independent integrated services infrastructure provider John Henry Group has selected the Agylia Learning Management Systems (LMS) and mobile learning apps to transform the communications, skills, and safety training it provides its employees.


FS training and L&D

Unicorn Training Appoints New Senior Product Manager

Richard WhittingtonLondon (UK), April 2018 - Unicorn Training is delighted to welcome experienced financial services L&D professional Richard Whittington as the company's new Product Manager. Richard, who has worked in FS training and L&D for twenty years, joins Unicorn from Shawbrook Bank where, as Training and Development Manager, he led on creating a bank-wide training curriculum to support the IPO and achieve FTSE 250 status.


HR in Housing

Virtual College to Advise on Effective Learning Programmes

Ilkley (UK), April 2018 - Award-winning online training provider Virtual College will be exhibiting at HR in Housing 2018, providing HR professionals with advice and guidance on the most effective learning programmes to facilitate change and aid cost savings.


Learning App

Unicorn returns to ATD with minds-i

London (UK), April 2018 - It's not every day you get to hear Barack Obama deliver a keynote speech. But that's not even the main reason Unicorn is excited to be taking minds-i and Unicorn LMS to San Diego for the ATD International Conference and Exposition, 06-09 May. The ATD International Conference and Exposition is the largest event for talent development professionals worldwide, and this is the third successive year that Unicorn is heading stateside to both inspire and be inspired.


Workday HCM

Finnair Will Strengthen Its Employee Experience

Helsinki (FI), March 2018 - Finnair, the international network airline that specialises in flying between Europe and Asia along the shorter Northern route, has gone live with Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) to improve its employee experience and bring efficiencies to the HR function.


New Dimension

Shaping the Future of Virtual Reality

Los Angeles/San Francisco, CA, (USA) March 2018 - VRgineers and Leap Motion have announced a newly formed partnership that takes virtual reality to the next level of realism, combining true-to-life imaging in VR with natural and intuitive hand-tracking interaction.



UpsideLMS Signs an Exclusive Partnership with NCEF

Pune (IN), March 2018 - New Creation Educational Foundation (NCEF) has signed an exclusive partnership with UpsideLMS to resell its learning management system and mobile training platform in Nigeria and the Republic of Cameroon.


Upskilling and Certification

LPI Invites Applications for Sponsored Learning Professional

London (UK), March 2018 - The Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) is excited to announce that the 2018 Sponsored Learning Professional programme is now open for applications. This annual programme selects one learning professional and equips the individual with the skills, tools, and networks to significantly develop within their chosen field.



David Perring Appointed to the Advisory Board of the LPI

David PerringCirencester (UK), March 2018 - Fosway Group, a major European HR and learning analyst, has announced the appointment of its director of research, David Perring, to the international advisory board of the Learning & Performance Institute (LPI). He joins a select group of influential business leaders helping to shape and develop the LPI's strategy for the global learning community.