EXPOB201 Imagineering 10+ Ways to Improve Your Learning Ecosystem
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Thursday, April 13
Series: Tools & Techniques
Many organizations struggle with challenges or hoops they must jump thru to create best-in-class learning experiences for their audiences. We often feel hopeless with the lack of ability to innovate or the time it takes to get approval. What if there was a better way to architect a flexible learning ecosystem around your learners and your development team?
In this session, we’ll hit reset and reconstruct practical ways we can use technology today with open source tools and standards to design a learning ecosystem around our learners. Whether you are training internal employees or external participants, this session will provide you with building blocks to consider when adding, expanding, or imagineering the next generation of your ecosystem.
In this session you will learn:
- How to design around your audience.
- How to architect your content for search and what features you need.
- How to personalize the user experience for maximum impact
- How to understand, test and improve accessibility
- How to plan for scalability
Designing Around Your Audience, AWS Recommendation Engine, Search, Personalization, Accessibility, Flexibility, Media, Scalability, Speed, APIs, Reporting, Open Source Tools and Free Resources
Sealworks Interactive Studios
Nick Floro, a co-founder and learning architect at Sealworks Interactive Studios, has over 25 years of experience developing learning solutions, applications, and web platforms. Nick is passionate about how design and technology can enhance learning and loves to share his knowledge and experience to teach, inspire and motivate. As a learning architect, Nick gets to sketch, imagine, and prototype for each challenge. He has worked with start-ups to Fortune 500 companies to help them understand the technology and develop innovative solutions to support their audiences. Nick has won numerous awards from Apple and organizations for productions and services, and has been able to reach over a million users with his latest project, which helps students in grades 2-12 learn how to think and write an essay critically.