Below you will find webinars and virtual training sessions relevant to our students, alumni and readers. Note that all are listed in Central Standard Time and are listed in ascending order, with the most recent events first. For more information about the events, please refer to the linked information in the original post or the contact person listed.

Join Training Industry’s Leader Talk Webinar: Learning Technologies, September 30 @ 10:00 a.m. CST 

We live in the digital age, and learning and development (L&D) must keep pace. Learning leaders today are charged with effectively integrating learning technologies and managing the technology lifecycle in their organizations to improve training’s business impact. During this Training Industry Leader Talk, executives from Administrate, Benchprep, BizLibrary and WhatFix will share their insights on emerging technologies in the industry and tactics for learning leaders to navigate the constantly evolving tech landscape.

Webinar Agenda:
10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
LMS, LXP, API, LOL: What You Really Need to Build a Successful and Resilient Program
Tom Braning, Product Solutions Expert, BizLibrary
11:00 – 11:45 p.m.
Reimagine Remote Workforce Training with Learning in the Flow of Work
Dharshan Chandran, Product Marketing Manager, Whatfix
Blaine Dionne, Director of Learning Innovation, Camden Property Trust
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.
7 Steps to Choosing a Game-Changing Digital Learning Platform
Rhys Goulbourn, Solutions Engineer, BenchPrep
1:00 – 1:45 p.m.
Organizing Cooked Spaghetti: Inner (Department) Peace Through Training Management Software
Rico Page, Account Executive, Administrate

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Training Industry Leader Talks offer learning professionals an opportunity to glean fresh perspectives on trends and best practices from executives at leading companies in the training industry.

Register at:   (Please note the times listed on the registration page and webinar agenda are Eastern Standard Time)

The Six Pillars of Neurolearning Design with Greg Kozera, Creative Learning Director of ELM Design

Join this brain engaging and attention-grabbing webinar to discover:

  • How cognitive neuroscience, intent, and appeal join forces in Neurolearning Design
  • The six pillars of Neurolearning Design for eLearning
  • How Neurolearning Design can help create a positive performance outcome

Neurolearning design is a framework crafted and trademarked by ELM to elevate learning experiences by creating higher engagement, faster recall and better retrieval of information for learners. Neurolearning Design combines insights from modern cognitive theory, adult learning theory, and design theory to create eLearning that works.

Throughout this one hour webinar, we will arm you with tactics to apply Neurolearning principles and examples of real Neurolearning applications so you can make your own learning more effective.

Access to the webinar is free and can be viewed anytime:

Join us in creating social change together!

Roosevelt University: The Virtual American Dream Reconsidered Conference 2020 September 14-17

What was the American dream for Eleanor Roosevelt? On the 75th anniversary of the founding of Roosevelt University—and the centennial of the 19th Amendment—this is an opportune moment for us to consider this question at the virtual 2020 American Dream Reconsidered Conference.

This year’s conference keynote will feature Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and a discussion on governing in an age of COVID-19, economic inequality and racial injustice. Other panels will explore progressive politics, black women and the right to vote, LBGTQ+ rights and more.

The conference is free and open to the public. See you there!

Click here for conference registration and schedule: