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    • Virtual Learning Summit

      Roshcomm | Bahrain |

      Virtual Learning Summit 2020 has moved from a live event in Bahrain to now be the first ever virtual conference in the region taking place this November, bringing together key stake-holders in learning and development in a virtual environment.

    • Empathy Concert Hosted by Elliott Masie & Telly Leung – Friday, October 30th

      The MASIE Center | Saratoga Springs, NY |

      Elliott Masie & Telly Leung are hosting the 22nd weekly one-hour Empathy Concert on Friday, October 30th. Featuring Broadway performers Ann Sanders, Eliseo Roman, and Melinda Doolittle, and Co-Host Telly Leung, this will be an uplifting hour of songs, stories, and conversations about Empathy in these Times.

    • Kallidus hires Sainsbury’s learning tech specialist Daniel Megson to develop next-gen learning platform

      Kallidus | Cirencester |

      Kallidus, an industry leading provider of learning and talent management solutions, has appointed Daniel Megson as Commercial Product Manager to drive forwards the vision and roadmap of its integrated learning and performance platforms. Daniel’s primary focus will be Kallidus’ next-generation Learning Experience Platform (LXP) and further developing the Kallidus solution to empower employees to continuously interact with curated, personalised content and colleagues, while extending learning opportunities and enabling learning in the flow of work. Daniel will also be working closely with Kallidus’ strategic partner Microsoft to create a strong integration with Teams.

    • Learning Now TV: online doctoral programme for L&D practitioners

      Learning Now tv | London |

      LNTV, Oct 29: Learning Now TV discusses the online MSc in Transdisciplinary Practice from Middlesex University run by Professor Brian Sutton; David Perring talks about Fosway's latest 9-Grid report; Kate explores the #BeTheRipple corporate kindness movement with Joanna Suvarna.

    • Totara launches new Alliance Partner program alongside release of the Totara Talent Experience Platform

      Totara | Wellington, New Zealand |

      Totara, a leading provider of enterprise learning, engagement and performance management technology, is pleased to launch the Totara Alliance Partner program. Totara’s 95-strong network of partners currently serves 1,800 customers and 19 million users worldwide. The new program is being announced in conjunction with the release of Totara’s new Talent Experience Platform, which helps organizations develop, align and engage their workforce with an all-in-one platform to optimize enterprise productivity.

    • Learning Pivots eBook Published by Elliott Masie’s Learning CONSORTIUM

      The MASIE Center | Saratoga Springs, NY |

      Elliott Masie, CEO of The MASIE Center and Chair of The Learning CONSORTIUM, is publishing an 80-page Learning Pivots eBook on how learning organizations, learning leaders, and learners themselves have been pivoting in the pandemic. It will be released tomorrow: Tuesday, October 20th, 2020.

    • LPI releases L&D Dashboard

      Learning and Performance Institute | UK |

      Unearthing the strengths and weaknesses of learning professionals and organisations.

    • 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Cloud HR captures digital disruption and overdue innovation created by COVID-19 crisis

      Fosway | Cirencester, UK |

      Fosway Group, Europe’s #1 HR industry analyst, has released the new 2020 9-Grid™ for Cloud HR. The research shows the far-reaching impact of the COVID-19 pandemic as HR remains in the eye of the storm, supporting people and organisations through the turmoil of the crisis. From HCM, to workforce management and employee engagement, there is no area of HR tech that has escaped new demands during this tough time. And it is driving real innovation, often where it has been long overdue.

    • Digital learning leader 5App bolsters leadership with new Operations and Product Heads

      5App | London, UK |

      Learning and communications platform provider 5App is bolstering its senior team for growth by hiring senior learning technology and product management expertise. Mobile, web and learning product management veteran Duncan Barrett is 5App’s new Head of Product and digital learning expert Aby Reynolds has joined the startup as Head of Operations.