ATD Austin Leader in Learning 2020 Conference

As the Talent Development industry continues to evolve, those who respond to shifts in trends, technology, and tools come out on top. The ATD Austin Leader in Learning Conference is a once-a-year opportunity to gather with industry leaders and dive deep into the business solutions and strategies that bring a competitive edge. With programs targeted toward all levels of talent development professionals, this conference will be a great event. Make plans now to be a part of our annual conference, now virtual, now offered over two days! Don't miss inspiring keynote messages from ATD speaker Rick Lozano with his unique musical delivery, and Jessica [...]

ISPI SoCal – Lisa MD Owens

In this ISPI SoCal Challenges interview, Lisa M. D. Owens will discuss a model to design transformative learning that intentionally seeks differences and creates inclusivity. She will also discuss tips from her new book: Designing for Modern Learning: Beyond ADDIE and SAM. Session Description: There’s no question - the Learning & Development industry has struggled to evolve for modern learning needs and change performance. We see it everywhere – in turnover numbers that link back to lack of learning opportunities, all the way to poor perception of L&D opportunities on engagement surveys. We analyzed the shifts that have taken place from the Industrial Age to what [...]

3/16 ATD Forum’s Spring Hackathon

Does your organization constantly “transform” and add new processes and technologies that require different skill sets? Does the L&D team find it difficult to create learning assets to reskill and upskill at the pace of change? Learning, like all work processes, is changing to meet the demands of the digital age. We have been propelled into using virtual capabilities to a surprisingly high degree. How can the learning professional use other tools, techniques, and technologies to accelerate the creation of a learning system to drive and sustain new performance capabilities that will result in the ability to meet changing business challenges? [...]

3/18 ATD Cleveland

Modernize your approach to L&D with a new language, a new model and a modern philosophy Our profession is faced with an exciting challenge to embrace and navigate a new landscape. The book, “Designing for Modern Learning: Beyond ADDIE and SAM” (ATD Press, 2020) is helping L&D meet these challenges in the digital age. In this interactive webinar, hear from authors Lisa M.D. Owens and Crystal Kadakia how to modernize your learning programs, as they describe the Learning Cluster Design model using images and stories. Upon completion of this program, you’ll be able to: Speak the new language of modern L&D [...]

6/9 ATD Africa Learning and Development Conference

Learning as the critical driver and central role of the future-fit organization Learning and development has undergone a much-needed digital revolution in recent months. As companies have pivoted, creating new virtual programs for thousands of remote workers, it has become clear these shifts will have profound, ongoing implications for the way we think about learning, both as learners and as learning professionals. As learning leaders, there has never been more of an opportunity to help others learn and grow in a world that has been changed forever. While digital skills are important, developing human skills like resilience, adaptability, innovation, and empathy [...]

6/11 PACT Minnesota

OUR MISSION PACT’s mission is to provide opportunities for learning, networking, and the exchange of ideas among technical training professionals. OUR VISION PACT inspires technical training professionals to lead, develop, explore, network, and grow themselves and their organization in a fun and motivating environment. THE DETAILS PACT (Professional Association for Computer Training), located in the St. Paul/Minneapolis area of Minnesota, is one of the oldest professional computer training associations in the United States. We meet the second Friday of every month to share information, discuss options, and discover answers on the issues and technologies facing today’s ever-changing organizations. PACT is your [...]

6/15 ATD Chattanooga

This event has been submitted for SHRM-PDC and HRCI recertification credit. Our profession is faced with an exciting challenge to embrace and navigate a new landscape. The book, “Designing for Modern Learning: Beyond ADDIE and SAM” (ATD Press, 2020) is helping L&D meet these challenges in the digital age.  In this interactive webinar, hear from authors Lisa MD Owens and Crystal Kadakia how to modernize your learning programs, as they describe the Learning Cluster Design model using images and stories. Learning Objectives: Gain insights on a new philosophy to more easily meet business needs Visualize a strategy to more easily help [...]

6/16-6/18 Learning Ideas Conference

The Learning Ideas Conference brings together researchers and practitioners from around the world, welcoming anyone interested in the uses of technology to improve education and workplace learning. Presenters and attendees at past conferences have come from 50 countries and with a variety of backgrounds, including the following: Researchers in a variety of areas: educational technology, software usability and user experience, cognition, computer science, business practices, and more! Consultants and solutions providers in the e-learning industry. Game designers and developers. Corporate trainers, managers, and directors. Human resources directors and vice presidents. Chief Learning Officers, Chief Information Officers, and others!

7/9 ATD Hawkeye Chapter Intro to LCD Model

Designing for Modern Learning: Redefining L&D's Approach for a Digital Age PRESENTER Crystal Kadakia DATE AND TIME July 9, 2021 at 8:00AM PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Our profession is faced with an exciting challenge to embrace and navigate a new landscape. L&D's world continues to change, yet, based on recent surveys, L&D can't seem to satisfy the C-Suite or our learners. The book, "Designing for Modern Learning: Beyond ADDIE and SAM" (ATD press, 2020) is helping L&D meet these challenges in the digital age. In this interactive webinar, hear from author Crystal Kadakia how to modernize your learning programs, as they describe the [...]

7/22 How to Solve Problems for the Modern Learner w/Wisetail LMS

How to Solve Problems for the Modern Learner —Advice From 2 Learning Powerhouses About this webinar Join Crystal Kadakia, CEO of Learning Cluster Design, and Ali Knapp, President of Wisetail, to dive into how a non-traditional learning model solves modern problems. Two big names in the learning industry are joining forces to provide best-in-class advice for companies of all sizes. Hear their take on the learning landscape as it stands now — and where they see trends going. Both Crystal and Ali have an immense amount of knowledge around learning and development designed to engage modern learners. No one person learns [...]