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Upcoming Events

Jan
25-28

ATD TechKnowledge

Virtual

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Technology is evolving the way people learn and the way they work. We've learned more about the needs and demands of technology in the last year than ever before. Embrace this change at an experience that meets you at your level and shows you the path forward.

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Jan
26

Enterprise Course Catalog: 2021 Demo #1 and Open House

Webinar

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This webinar will provide an update ADL’s Enterprise Course Catalog project and its planned implementation. The session will cover the technologies and associated standards, including an automated metadata service and the new IEEE P2881 Learning Activity Metadata Standard.

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Feb
8-12

Training 2021 Conference & Expo

Virtual

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Join us for featured keynotes each day, exploring creativity and motivation, equity and inclusion, and digital learning.

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Feb
17

DAU Sandbox Walkthrough and Demo

Webinar

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This webinar will provide an update on the ADL-DAU collaborative effort to build a learning ecosystem (using Total Learning Architecture standards) for Defense Acquisition University. The seminar will include a live walkthrough of the current prototype.

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Mar
2-30

NDIA Human Systems Digital Experience

Virtual

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The NDIA Human Systems Division is meticulously planning the 2021 Human Systems Digital Experience to be more flexible, engaging, and productive than ever before.

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Mar
17

cmi5 Update

Webinar

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The cmi5 specification combines SCORM functionality with xAPI, and it supports courseware interoperability across various delivery platforms. This webinar will share an update on the status of the cmi5 standard and on ADL’s current efforts to build an open-source cmi5 content player and conformance test suite. Early prototypes will be demonstrated.

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Apr
14-16

Learning Analytics & Knowledge (LAK21) Conference

Virtual

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LAK21 welcomes all learning analytics researchers and practictioners to join a productive dialogue around the future of learning analytics.

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Apr
14

DADLAC Spring Meeting

Virtual

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The DADLAC acts as an advisory body to support distributed learning policy stewardship, resource and information exchange, and monitoring of emerging distributed learning technologies and techniques across the Defense community.

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Apr
21

SOLAR Project and Outcomes Review

Webinar

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The Science of Learning and Readiness project analyzed best practices for modern distributed learning organizations and, more recently, has applied these to DoD courses (provided by Defense Acquisition University). This webinar will include an overview of the best practices as well as a walkthrough of how the DAU courses were refined through their application.

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Apr
22-23

eLSE - eLearning and Software for Education Conference

Virtual

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The purpose of the annual international scientific conference on “eLearning and software for education” is to enable the academia, research, and corporate entities to boost the potential of the technology-enhanced learning environments, by providing a forum for the exchange of ideas, research outcomes, business case and technical achievements.

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Apr
26

Interim ADL Global Partnership Directors' Meeting

Virtual

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The ADL Global Partnership Network holds its annual Interim Directors' Meeting in conjunction with the NORDEFCO ADL Conference.

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Apr
26-29

Nordic Defence Forces 9th Annual ADL Conference

Virtual

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The main concept of the conference will be more or less the same as previous years with some variation regarding the topics in focus for speeches and workshops. The main themes for next year’s conference will be decided by the NORDEFCO Forum of Experts.

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May
25-27

ATD Government Workforce

Virtual

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Through interactive sessions and panel discussions, this event will focus on leadership development, employee engagement and learning and development innovations within the public sector.

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May
25-27

International Training Technology Exhibition & Conference (IT²EC) Changing

Seville, Spain

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IT²EC is Europe's primary forum where stakeholders from military, government, industry and academia connect and share knowledge about training, simulation and education technologies.

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Jun
1-3

NATO Training Technology Conference (NTTC)

Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA

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NTTC is for anyone involved in NATO training and education who is looking for new tools, technologies, strategies, and practices to enhance their knowledge, expertise, and capability with learning technologies.

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Aug
5-6

DADLAC Fall Meeting

In-person tentative

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The DADLAC acts as an advisory body to support distributed learning policy stewardship, resource and information exchange, and monitoring of emerging distributed learning technologies and techniques across the Defense community.

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Aug 30-
Sep 1

iFEST 2021

Online Conference

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iFEST is the premier conference on Distributed Learning, bringing together thought leaders, innovators, and senior officials from government, industry, and academia to collaborate and share the latest challenges and innovations in the field.

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Sep
28-30

TechLearn 2021 Conference

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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This conference is designed for learning and development professionals who want to leverage the latest in learning research and training technologies to improve workplace performance.

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Nov 29-
Dec 3

I/ITSEC 2021

Orlando, FL

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The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) is the world's largest modeling, simulation and training event.

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