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Building the Future Learning Ecosystem

R&D for Distributed Learning Modernization - informs - Distributed Learning Policy and Technical Guidelines - guides - Implementation Support and Cross-Coordination


PeBL Pilot May Have Big Ripples for DAU Workbooks

Defense Acquisition University (DAU) and ADL Initiative worked together to create an Innovation Sandbox to test and evaluate tools and technologies that conform to data-interoperability standards of the Total Learning Architecture…

More than 60 iFEST Ideas Approved!

Thank you to all who submitted an Idea for iFEST 2021. Submitters were notified of acceptance on 16 April. See more about the premier conference on Distributed Learning.

Impactful Specifications and Standards from the TLA

Join members of the ADL Initiative technical team as they deliver a webinar in the Medbiquitous (AAMC) Series focused on the work to build a Total Learning Architecture (TLA) that will increase the capability of distributed learning.

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New Features and Security Controls for the Competency and Skills System

The ADL Initiative recently released a feature update for the Competency and Skills System (CaSS) application to better support competency...

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DAU and ADL Initiative Partner for Digital Learning Transformation

Since its inception, DAU has expertly trained and certified government acquisition professionals, and recently has embarked on transformative changes to...

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Enterprise Course Catalog Update

The ADL Initiative’s Enterprise Course Catalog project has completed its next iteration of requirements discovery and is moving toward prototype...

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2020 Year in Review

Across the world, 2020 was filled with unprecedented challenges, but from crisis came opportunities—opportunities to reinvent the reputation, agility, and...

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Upcoming Events




Aug 30-
Sep 1

iFEST 2021
Online Conference


DADLAC Fall Meeting
In-person tentative


NATO Training Technology Conference (NTTC)
Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA


TechLearn 2021 Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


DevLearn Conference & Expo
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA


Nov 29-
Dec 3

I/ITSEC 2021
Orlando, Florida, USA