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Interview: Katrina Baker author of LMS Success: A Step-by-Step Guide to Learning Management System Administration

Katrina BakerE-Learning Council is pleased to interview author Katrina Baker, author of  LMS Success: A Step-by-Step Guide to Learning Management System Administration.  Katrina Baker is an LMS Administrator/Learning and Development Manager for a Fortune 500 company. Previously, Katrina owned two successful small businesses and worked in diverse fields, including design, editing, entertainment, and production. She has two Penn State business degrees, and is a proud member of the American Society of Training and Development.

Webinar: Developing Strategies for Enabling the Mobile Workforce

When:
Thursday, April 17, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM CDT
 
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According to the Yankee Group 38% of American workers are already part of the mobile workforce, and that number is going to grow exponentially.  Creating strategies to enable the mobile workforce is critical to enabling productivity of the modern workforce. Organizations need systems, processes, and managers who can manage the growing mobile workforce effectively.

Introduction to WAI-ARIA with Rich Schwerdtfeger, IBM CTO Accessibility


Hiram Kuykendall, CTO MicroAssist
Recently, Hiram Kuykendall, MicroAssist's CTO had an instructive conversation with Rich Schwerdtfeger, CTO Accessibility, IBM Software on the WAI-ARIA (ARIA) software development standard for web based applications. 

WAI-ARIA defines a way to make Web content and Web applications more accessible to people with disabilities. It especially helps with dynamic content and advanced user interface controls developed with Ajax, HTML, JavaScript, and related technologies.

Registration for E-Learning Symposium Houston 2013 is open

E-Learning Symposium is an interactive conference designed to help professionals and key decision makers learn how to execute E-Learning programs within their organizations.  This event is created for professionals who manage and design web-based education programs in healthcare, government, higher education, energy, and corporate settings.  E-Learning Symposium brings industry experts from Texas and beyond to share their knowledge on of-the-moment topics, processes, and technology within the E-Learning world.  
 
Topics covered include:
 
  • ASTD Houston President, Debbie Richards, Creative Interactive Ideas--From Storytelling to Immersive Simulation
  • ASTD Austin President & MicroAssist E-Learning Team Lead, Linda Warren, What makes Good Public Facing Training
  • Corinne Weisgerber, St. Edwards University--Metaphor for the Digital Age (content curation)
  • Curt Steinhorst--Crossing the Generational Divide: Unlocking the Power of Generations for Your Strategic Advantage
  • Madhuri Kumar, GE Oil and Gas--Aligning E-Learning Strategy with Business Strategy
  • MicroAssist's Jillian McCarthy, Accessible Captivate
  • Alex Turkovic, Big Commerce, Guide to Recording Great Audio for your E-Learning and Podcasts
  • Kevin Gumienny, Texas Engineering Extension Service, Articulate StoryLine
  • RJ Jacquez, Mobile Learning Analyst, Mobile Learning Design

Register for ELS Houston

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