Events run by the eLearning Network for members

Our one day conference and webinar programme below addresses the most critical issues faced by the elearning community and provides an opportunity to explore hot topics.

Our social meetups enable those working in elearning to meet informally. If you want to host an event yourself please contact us and we can connect you with local eLN members.

Want to sponsor one of our events? Click here to find out more.

Webinar: Brain Friendly e-learning

Thursday 29th June 2017, 12:00 noon

In recent years cognitive scientists have made significant discoveries about how the human brain works and some of these discoveries have caused us to re-examine our understanding of how we learn. In this webinar ELN Director and Learning Architect John Curran will explore some of these key discoveries and evaluate what they mean for us as learning designers. Do we throw away all the old learning theories and jump on the neuroscience bandwagon or is there a middle road that will guide us to designing better learning interventions?

John will cover:

• What theories, models or frameworks guide our learning designs
• How the brain works in 5 minutes!
• What the latest developments in cognitive science tell us about learning
• How can we use these new discoveries to improve our learning designs?

Sign-up now to exercise your own brain in learning about this cutting edge new science!

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Empowering your Digital Learning

Friday 7th July 2017

Location: Manchester

Join speakers including Ben Betts and Stella Collins for a disruptive day of discussion about curation, consumer technology and the brain science of learning. The big question: how do we really learn new skills and solve problems in a digital world and what does that mean for learning technologies practitioners?

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Show Your Work Unconference

Thursday 14th September 2017

Location: Glasgow

Too many conferences these days are all PowerPoint and no banana. This unconventional twist on an eLN workshop invites you (yes, you) to bring in an example of your work with digital learning, discuss it and make it better. Half hackathon + half case study = a whole day of unscripted learning and networking opportunities.

Details coming soon

Other events offered by the community for the community

Want to see other events offered by the Industry?  View the calendar of events here.

Want to attend a social meetup offered by members of the community?  View the social meetups here.