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LEARNING LIVE 2019 took place earlier this month and Learning News cameras were there to capture what happened.

Learning News talking to Mark Zao-Sanders, CEO of Filtered, at the start of LEARNING LIVE 2019
Learning News talking to Mark Zao-Sanders, CEO of Filtered, at the start of LEARNING LIVE 2019 

The annual LEARNING LIVE event took place earlier in September in central London, attended by senior decision-makers in corporate learning. The event comprised a conference led by workplace learning industry experts and an exhibition of commercial learning provider businesses.

Each year LEARNING LIVE sets out to tackle the biggest obstacles facing L&D in workplace learning and the Learning News team were there to record what happended and interview participants.

Common themes explored during LEARNING LIVE 2019 were establishing a learning culture and the skills of L&D teams and many of the participants spoke on these topics. Over the two days Learning News interviewed participants including:

Marc Zao-Sanders, CEO, Filtered.

Rob Hubbard, CEO, LAS.

Serena Gonsalves-Fersch, Head of Global Talent, Cloudreach.

Giles Smith, Director of Solutions for Financial Services, QA.

Emma D'Angelillo and Katie Beck, from recruitment consultancy, Blue Eskimo.

Daniel Mills and Melanie Small, from online learning solutions provider, The Working Manager

Graham Brown-Martin, who delivered the opening keynote at LEARNING LIVE 2019.

Mike Byrne, UK Country Director, Netex.

Jonathan Munk, Head of Corporate Development, Degreed

Ed Monk, CEO, Learning and Performance Institute.

Steve Dineen, CEO, Fuse Universal.

Daniel Nolan, Partnership Manager Virtual College.

David Perring, Director of Research, Fosway.

Lori Niles-Hofmann, Co-Founder, Niles Nolen.

Brayley Pearce, Learning Experience Designer, Sponge.

James Lindberg, Senior Sales Executive, Learning Pool.

Michelle Parry-Slater, Learning and Development Director, Kairos Modern Learning.

Liz Naylor, Senior Instructuional Designer, Conduent.

Elspeth Brown, Business Development Manager, Skillcast.

Robert Wagner, Commercial Director, DPG.

Watch the news highlighs here on Learning News. Individual interviews with several of the people featured in the news highlights will be published over the next two weeks, including the opening keynote speaker Graham Brown-Martin and Ed Monk from the LPI.

LEARNING LIVE is orgainsed annualy by the Learning and Performance Institute. More information about LEARNING LIVE, including details of the 2020 event, is available from the event organiser Pauline Saunders.