Category Archives: Conferences

Educational Technology & Related Education Conferences: January-June 2012

Clayton R Wright has produced the latest version of his well-known and well-regarded conference list. “This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete […]

Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Conference 2011

“The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is a series of conferences designed to bring the research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront. Presenters are leaders in their respective fields, representing industrial, academic and government communities. Leading researchers present their current work, while special sessions focus on the role of […]

Building a social learning environment

At 11.30 am today I am speaking at the NAACE conference in Blackpool.  My presentation is on  building a social learning environment.  I've written quite a lot about this subject on my website, but here I am going to approach it slightly differently and focus on is how you can create an open, learner-autonomy-supportive social […]

Chirp: The Official Twitter Developer Conference 2010

Chirp – the official developer conference will be taking place in San Francisco sometime in 2010.  Leave your email address to find out more when they launch. Chirp [via TechCrunch: Twitter crows about Chirp]

Online Educa Berlin

I'm here in Berlin for Onine Educa.  The pre-conference workshops take place today and I'm going to be dropping in on Jay Cross's "Informal Learning + Web 2.0 = Social Learning Breakthroughs" this afternoon). The conference programme starts tomorrow, and I'm going to be involved in a number of sessions: Tools of the Trade (in […]

Building a Social Learning Environment – using Elgg

On Tuesday 17th November I am going to be speaking at the Learn Trends Online Conference.  My presentation is entitled Building a Social Learning Environment.  Here's a sneak preview of what I'll be saying … I am going to talk about organisational concerns of using public social media tools for their social learning initiatives I […]

Learning Technologies 2010

The conference programme for the 2010 Learning Technologies Conference and Exhibition has now been announced.  The conference takes place 27-28 January 2009 at Olympia, London. The keynote speakers this year are Lord Puttnam, Prof Stephen Heppell and Josh Bersin, and there is a impressive line up of other speakers – all put together by Donald […]

LearnTrends 2009

George Siemens, Jay Cross and Tony Karrer have announced their third annual free online conference: LearnTrends 2009 The Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations Conference November 17-19, 2009 | Online | Free The theme/focus this year is on Convergence in Workplace Learning. Disucussions will be around: Enterprise 2.0 Communities and Networks Knowledge Management Corporate Libraries Talent […]

Corporate Learning Trends & Innovations 2008

Don't forget the Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations online conference begins on Monday.  The conference is hosted by Tony Karrer, Jay Cross and George Siemens. I'm on first (Monday at 4pm GMT – that's 8 am Pacific) with my presentation of the 25 FREE Tools every learning professional should have in their toolbox and then […]

Corporate Learning Trends & Innovations 2008

UPDATE:  Conference Dates are November 17-21 2008 Jay Cross, George Siemens and Tony Karrer invite you to  … "Join us to explore new developments, track emerging opportunities, network with other learning pioneers, and deal with topics you don’t find at the conferences you have to travel to. Come online the week of November 17 for […]