E-Learning Symposium 2010 Agenda

E-Learning Symposium 2010
May 26, 2010
Holiday Inn Austin NW-Plaza
8901 Business Park Drive
Austin, TX 78759

We have created five unique practical sessions. Whether your perspective is from the public or the private sector, our structured sessions and keynote speakers will cover strategic topics and proven methods for implementing highly successful virtual education and distance learning programs. At the end of the day’s interactions with practitioners and your peers, you’ll leave much more knowledgeable about e-learning  and the resources available to you.


7:45 Registration & Morning Breakfast
8:30 Welcome
Sanjay Nasta, Chair, E-Learning Council
John Gillis, Partner, First Order Consulting
8:45 Key Trends that Effect the Learning Industry
Dr. Raj Ramachandran, Global Enablement Lead, Accenture
9:45 Are Games the Same? Update the Blueprint for Your E-Learning Process to Leverage Game Development Techniques
Julia Preston, Enspire
10:45 Break (Refreshments Provided, Exhibits Open)
11:00 Practical Techniques for Designing Better E-Learning
David Anderson, Community Manager, Articulate
12:00 Lunch with the Speakers
1:15 2010 E-Learning Council “Outstanding Achievement” Award
1:30 Panel Presentation & Discussion:  How Are You Training Your YouTube Generation?
Scott Rehling, Principle, Lava Studios
Tim Burress, Cofounder & President, getcontrol.net
3:00 Break (Refreshments Provided, Exhibits Open)
3:15 Captain SMEID and the Wayward Learner
Hiram Kuykendall, CTO, MicroAssist
Linda Warren, Senior Instructional Designer, MicroAssist
4:30 Lessons Integrated
John Gillis, Partner, First Order Consulting
4:45 Peer to Peer Interaction

*Agenda is subject to change without notice