Tag: DevLearn

4 Phrases to Describe DevLearn 2016

4 phrases to describe devlearn

I’ve been attending eLearning Guild conferences since the community of practice’s inception around 2008. It has been fun watching company name changes and the growth of companies serving this nascent industry.  Watching the growing number of hard working practitioners who utilize vendor software and services has been especially enjoyable.  As an inhabitant of both worlds, […]

DevLearn 2016 Session Trailers

DevLearn 2016

  On November 17th, at this year’s DevLearn Learning Summit in Las Vegas, Jon Aleckson, CEO of Web Courseworks, will be presenting in conjunction with Chad Jackson, Senior Director of Simulation, eLearning & Innovation at the American College of Chest Physicians. The session will highlight CHEST’s experience with using xAPI to track real time learning as […]

xAPI Camp: Medical Case Studies

xAPI Medical Case Studies

I attended the xAPI Camp in Chicago on Friday, September 16, 2016 to learn about use cases in the medical community for xAPI. I was particularly interested because my company, Web Courseworks, will be speaking with the American College of Chest Physicians on November 15th at DevLearn.  xAPI and the Learning Record Store is the […]

xAPI Gaining Traction: An interview with Megan Torrance

Megan Torrance, of TorranceLearning, had a strong presence on the exhibit floor and various sessions this year at DevLearn 2015. This interview was conducted to give readers a sense of what DevLearn was like from Megan’s perspective. You can also take a look at Dr. Aleckson and Dr. Hicken’s general take on DevLearn here. Megan […]

Thoughts on DevLearn 2015

Over 2,800 eLearning professionals attended DevLearn 2015 Conference and Expo, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from September 30th to October 2nd. The theme of DevLearn this year was Innovation in the Making, focusing on blended learning courses, hands-on tutorials, xAPI (Tin Can), and Hyperdrive. Dr. Aleckson and Dr. Hicken attended the event and spoke about […]