Program

ICELW 2017 Program

The ICELW 2017 program includes:

  • An opening keynote speech by simulation and game expert Dr. Alicia Sanchez.
  • A keynote speech by world-renowned learning and development expert Donald H Taylor.
  • A panel discussion entitled "The Future of Online Learning: Upcoming Trends and Passing Fads," moderated by conference chair David Guralnick, Ph.D.
  • Presentations given by experienced presenters from around the world.
  • The announcement of the winners of the International E-Learning Awards - Business Division.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Location:
Faculty House at Columbia University, on 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive.

Directions:
Enter the Columbia campus through the gates at 116th St. and Broadway, near the 116th St. subway stop on the "1" train. Continue walking through the campus, past Amsterdam Avenue towards Morningside Drive. You'll see Jerome Greene Hall on the left; just after Jerome Greene Hall, you will see a courtyard on your left called the Wien courtyard. Enter the courtyard through the gates. Walk through the courtyard, back and around to the right. Faculty House will be the last building on the right.

12:30-1:45 PM
Registration

3rd Floor ("Presidential Level") Reception Area

1:45-3:00 PM
Opening Session

3rd Floor

1:45-2:00 PM

ICELW 2017 Welcome Address
Conference chair David Guralnick, Ph.D., Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

2:00-3:00 PM

Opening Keynote Address
"Games for Today, Tomorrow, and the Day after That"
Alicia Sanchez, Ph.D., Games Czar, Defense Acquisition University and CEO, Czarina Games
Alexandria, Virginia, USA

3:00-3:45 PM
Coffee Break

1st Floor - Ivy Lounge

3:45-5:45 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 1A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Fernando Salvetti, Logosnet, Lugano, Switzerland

3:45-4:15 PM

The Role of Emotion in Online Learning
David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

4:15-4:45 PM

Workplace Learning with eduBeacons
Patrick Blum, inside Business Group, Aachen, Germany

4:45-5:45 PM

60-minute session

Learning Ecosystem: Shifting from Create to Curate
Gina Richter, Conduent, Greater New York City Area, New York, USA



Session 1B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Keyonda Smith, Maryland University of Integrative Health, Laurel, Maryland, USA

3:45-4:45 PM

60-minute session

Driving Home the Point: Using Problem-Based Learning Principles for Routine Training
Gail Radecki, Executive Director, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

4:45-5:15 PM

An Evaluation of Online Delivery Methods to the Success of Technology Programs: A Case Study
Stuart Simmons and Melissa Dobson, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

4:45-5:45 PM

Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) as an Approach to Defining an Efficient Assessment Methodology in Distance Education
Jean Claude Callens, VIVES, Kortrijk, Belgium



5:45-6:45 PM
Conference Drinks

1st Floor - Ivy Lounge

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Location:
Faculty House at Columbia University, on 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive.

Directions:
Enter the Columbia campus through the gates at 116th St. and Broadway, near the 116th St. subway stop on the "1" train. Continue walking through the campus, past Amsterdam Avenue towards Morningside Drive. You'll see Jerome Greene Hall on the left; just after Jerome Greene Hall, you will see a courtyard on your left called the Wien courtyard. Enter the courtyard through the gates. Walk through the courtyard, back and around to the right. Faculty House will be the last building on the right.

10:00-11:00 AM
Plenary Session

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1

10:00-11:00 AM

Keynote Address
"Learning Today: Why Nothing and Everything Has Changed"
Donald H Taylor, Chairman, Learning and Performance Institute, London, UK

11:15 AM-12:45 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 2A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Darren Gray, Sticky Training Media, Melbourne, Australia

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

60-minute session

Bloody Good! The Impact of Elearning on Medical and Nursing Practice
David Peterson, Tracey Clark, Richard Sprod, Trudi Verrall, and Louise English, BloodSafe eLearning Australia, North Adelaide, Australia

12:15-12:45 PM

SIEducation – How to somehow immerse your teaching
Kai Erenli, UAS bfi Vienna, Vienna, Austria



Session 2B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Gina Richter, Conduent, Greater New York City Area, New York, USA

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

60-minute session

Build a Performance Support Coaching App to Extend Training into the Workplace: A Mini-Workshop
Hal Christensen, QuickCompetence, Forest Hills, New York, USA

12:15-12:45 PM

An Overview ofCompetency Management for Learning and Performance Support: Workplace Learning and Beyond
Irina Kondratova, Helene Fournier, and Heather Molyneaux, National Research Council Canada, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada



Session 2C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Session Chair: Patricia Behar, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Allegre, Brazil

11:15-11:45 AM

3.5 Aspects to Keep in Mind When Designing Training for a Global Audience
Cecilia Iros, SumaLatam, Cordoba, Argentina

11:45 AM-12:15 PM

A Pedagogical Architecture for Designing Digital Musical Instruments
Fatima Weber Rosas, Patricia Alejandra Behar, and Neusa Regina Klein Palma, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Allegre, Brazil

12:15-12:45 PM

A University for Refugees: Education without Boundaries
Maria Amata Garito, International Telematic University UNINETTUNO, Rome, Italy

12:45-2:00 PM
Lunch

2nd Floor

2:00-3:30 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 3A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Anna Hemsworth, Eisai Inc., Woodcliffe Lake, New Jersey, USA

2:00-3:00 PM

60-minute session

Designing and Creating Meaningful, Realistic Videos for Learning
JC Kinnamon, Practising Law Institute, New York, New York, USA and David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

3:00-3:30 PM

Reimagining STEM Education and Training: 3D and Holographic Visualization, Immersive and Interactive Learning for Effective Flipped Teaching
Fernando Salvetti, Logosnet, Lugano, Switzerland



Session 3B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: David Peterson, BloodSafe eLearning Australia, North Adelaide, Australia

2:00-3:00 PM

60-minute session

Lather, Rinse, Repeat: A Case Study on Content Optimization Across Audiences and Modalities
Carmen James, General Assembly, New York, New York, USA

3:00-3:30 PM

Taiwanese In-Service Pharmacists’ Attitudes toward Online Professional Development and their Internet Self-efficacy
Tzung-Jin Lin, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan (R.O.C.); Pili Chih-Min Mao, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (R.O.C.); Jyh-Chong Liang, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan (R.O.C.); Min-Hsien Lee, National Sun Yat-sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (R.O.C.); Chin-Chung Tsai, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan (R.O.C.); and Yen-Yuan Chen, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan (R.O.C.);



3:30-4:15 PM
Coffee Break

3rd Floor

4:15-5:45 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 4A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Kai Erenli, UAS bfi Vienna, Vienna, Austria

4:15-5:15 PM

60-minute session

Applying Advanced Dramatic Techniques to Ensure eLearning Video Outcomes
Darren Gray, Sticky Training Media, Melbourne, Australia

5:15-5:45 PM

Providing Meaningful Live-Virtual Interactions that Scale
Steven Shaklan, ExecOnline, New York, New York, USA



Session 4B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Gail Radecki, Executive Director, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

4:15-5:15 PM

60-minute session

Institutional Culture and Faculty Perceptions of Online Learning in Healthcare Higher Education
Keyonda Smith, Maryland University of Integrative Health, Laurel, Maryland, USA

5:15-5:45 PM

Bridging Digital Divides in Workplace Training by Offering Workers Personalized Micro-learning over any Mobile Phone
Jessica Rothenberg-Aalami, Cell-E, Palo Alto, California, USA



Session 4C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Session Chair: Isabel Araujo, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

4:15-5:15 PM

60-minute session

Once Upon a Time in eLearning: Engage Learners, Demonstrate Relevance & Increase Retention
Anna Hemsworth, Eisai Inc., Woodcliffe Lake, New Jersey, USA

5:15-5:45 PM

A Blended Learning Model Combining MOOCs, Face-to-Face Teaching, and Practice in Professional Training
Gang Chen, Wei Zhang, and Ruimin Shen, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, P.R. China

8:00 PM
Conference Dinner

Location:
Rue 57
60 W. 57th Street (corner of 6th Avenue/Avenue of the Americas)
212.307.5656, www.rue57.com

Directions:
By subway: Take the 1 train to 59th Street - Columbus Circle
Then walk south 2 blocks on 8th Avenue
Turn left on 57th Street; Rue 57 will be 2 blocks away on your right-hand side.

By taxi: Taxis are generally easily available. Taxi fare from the conference hotels to Rue 57 is approximately $15 including tip; from Columbia to Rue 57, the fare is approximately $25 including tip.

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Location:
Faculty House at Columbia University, on 116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive.

Directions:
Enter the Columbia campus through the gates at 116th St. and Broadway, near the 116th St. subway stop on the "1" train. Continue walking through the campus, past Amsterdam Avenue towards Morningside Drive. You'll see Jerome Greene Hall on the left; just after Jerome Greene Hall, you will see a courtyard on your left called the Wien courtyard. Enter the courtyard through the gates. Walk through the courtyard, back and around to the right. Faculty House will be the last building on the right.

10:00-11:30 AM
Parallel Sessions

Session 5A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: JC Kinnamon, Practising Law Institute, New York, New York, USA

10:00-10:30 AM

Best Practice Focused Occupationally-Directed Education, Training and Development Practice Prospects Linked to Workplace e-Learning
Jason Le Grange and Cindy Londt, Omni Academy for Education, Training and Development, Cape Town, South Africa

10:30-11:30 AM

60-minute session

Redefining Compliance Training using Simulations and Big Data
Austin Kenny, EmpowerTheUser, South Boston, Massachusetts, USA



Session 5B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Hal Christensen, QuickCompetence, Forest Hills, New York, USA

10:00-10:30 AM

Studies of e-learning in Practice
Manfred Rechberger, University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, Graz, Austria

10:30-11:00 AM

Cultivating Connected Communities for Workforce Learning and Development Success within a MOOC
Dominic Mentor, Year Up, New York, New York, USA

11:00-11:30 AM

Lessons Learned with a Neuroscience-based Platform Focused on Students' Motivation
Agustin Cuenca, ASPgems S.L., Madrid, Spain

11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Plenary Session

3rd Floor

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Panel Discussion
"The Future of Online Learning: Upcoming Trends and Passing Fads"

Panel Chair: David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

Panelists:
Gina Richter, Conduent, Greater New York City Area, New York, USA
Alicia Sanchez, Games Czar, Defense Acquisition University and CEO, Czarina Games Donald H Taylor, Learning and Performance Institute, London, UK

12:30-1:45 PM
Lunch

2nd Floor

10:00-11:30 AM
Parallel Sessions

Session 6A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Austin Kenny, EmpowerTheUser, South Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1:45-2:45 PM

60-minute session

Micro-Learning: Why We Like It, Who It Works For, and How To Get Started
Tanya Seidel, Artisan E-Learning, St. Augustine, Florida, USA and Tara Medeiros, LogMeIn, Boston, Massachusetts, USA



Session 6B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Christine Levy, Kaleidoscope Learning, Chicago, Illinois, USA

1:45-2:15 PM

A Best-Practice Mobile E-Learning Approach for Application Prototyping
Sigrid Schefer-Wenzl and Igor Miladinovic, University of Applied Sciences Campus Vienna, Vienna, Austria

2:15-2:45 PM

An Innovative Managerial Model for the Digital Culture
Nunzio Casalino, Marisa Ciarlo, Fabrizia Fontana, Mattia Panico and Simone Sassetti, LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome, Italy

2:45-3:15 PM


Closing Session
Announcement of the Winners
2017 International E-Learning Awards, Business Division

3rd Floor

Conference chair David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA