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Learning Lounge 2019: first speakers announced

Brighton and Hove, UKLearning NewsLumesse Learning

Fourth year of successful Learning Lounge event brings international entrepreneurs, academics and heads of L&D together in London 13 February 2019 to showcase new innovations in learning.

Learning Lounge 2019
Learning Lounge 2019 

Lumesse Learning is proud to unveil the first tranche of speakers booked to appear at its Learning Lounge event in February 2019.

The event has doubled its registrations every year and, runs alongside the first day of the Learning Technologies Exhibition and Conference, which moved this year to ExCeL London.

This year’s Learning Lounge takes place seven minutes’ walk from ExCeL at The Crystal, one of the world’s most sustainable buildings.

The Lounge Talks have become a very popular feature of the Learning Lounge and this year the programme is bigger than ever.

Speakers confirmed so far include:

  • Susan Amat – Founder & CEO, Venture Hive
  • Anastasia Leng – ex-Google, Picasso Labs (founder)
  • Chris Hildrey – Director, Hildrey Studio
  • Peter Manniche Riber – Digital Learning Manager, Siemens
  • Kane Simms – Host, VUX World Podcast
  • Charlotte Hills – Neuroscience Guru, Lumesse
  • Dr Jamie Brassett – Course Leader, Central Saint Martins
  • Laura Morinigo – Google Developer Expert, CIO DMod Labs

Themes covered in the talks will include digital transformation, AI, voice, design thinking, the learning brain (neuroscience, behaviour change, psychology), and the entrepreneurial mindset.

The event will also feature significant new announcements about Lumesse Learning’s innovative me:time service, received enthusiastically by both clients and analysts this year on launch. In addition, visitors will be able to get hands-on with experiences created by leading-edge entrepreneurs who are extending digital technology into a more human-centred space, addressing all five senses.

Andrea Miles, General Manager of Lumesse Learning said: ‘We started this event four years ago to give people a space to have useful, unpressured conversations about the near future of learning and it has grown fantastically year on year. The Crystal is an inspiring venue for this year’s event, and we look forward to welcoming everyone who is as passionate about learning as we are to join with us in looking at the new possibilities digital technology is opening up for us all’.

For more information about Learning Lounge 2019 and to register visit: