Policy # 92-B1 M883-9 ICELW - The International Conference on E-Learning in the Workplace
Program

ICELW 2018 Program

The ICELW 2018 program includes:

  • An opening keynote speech by Barbara Oakley, Ph.D., noted expert on learning, popular author, and the creator of the world's most popular MOOC.
  • A keynote speech by game, virtual reality (VR), and augmented reality expert Shawn Patton.
  • A panel discussion 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 13th, 2018

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

Directions:
By subway:
Take the #1 train to 116th Street (Columbia University) stop.
Enter the Columbia campus through the gates at 116th St. and Broadway. Follow College Walk past Amsterdam Avenue towards Morningside Drive. After passing Jerome Greene Hall, enter Wien courtyard through the gates. Follow the courtyard, around to the right. Faculty House will be the last building on the right.

By taxi or car:
116th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside Drive
Enter Wien courtyard through the gates on the north side of the street. Follow courtyard 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 2018 Welcome Address
Conference chair David Guralnick, Ph.D., Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

2:00-3:00 PM

Opening Keynote Address
"Learning How to Learn: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the World’s Most Popular MOOC"
Barbara Oakley, Ph.D., Professor, Oakland University
Rochester, Michigan, 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: JC Kinnamon, Practising Law Institute, New York, New York, USA

3:45-4:15 PM

Re-Imagining Education and Training: A Potential Future
David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

4:15-4:45 PM

Gamification 2018 - Engagement all over the place? A snapshot analysis of the best-practice solutions so far
Kai Erenli, FH des BFI Wien / University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna, Vienna, Austria

4:45-5:45 PM

60-minute session

Building a Transmedia Story for Corporate Training
Gwen Tanner, S&P Global Ratings, New York, New York, USA

Session 1B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Martha Attridge Bufton, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

3:45-4:45 PM

60-minute session

Are You Ready for the Digital Learning Age?
Jan Rijken, Wiley, Den Bosch, Netherlands

4:45-5:45 PM

60-minute session

BNY Mellon Case Study: How Data-Driven Learning Creates Business Value
Austin Kenny, EmpowerTheUser (ETU), New York, New York, USA and Patricia Aquaro, The Bank of New York Mellon, New York, New York, USA

Session 1C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Session Chair: Monika Hattinger, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden

3:45-4:15 PM

Teaching Technology Usage in the ENT Medical Subdomain via a Flipped Classroom Approach
Walter Koch, Steinbeis Transfer Centre IMCHI, Information Management, Medical and Cultural Heritage Informatics, Graz, Austria; Jochen Schachenreiter, Medical Practice Schachenreiter, Graz, Austria; Klaus Vogt, University of Latvia, Center of Experimental Medicine, Riga, Latvia; Gerda Koch, AIT Angewandte Informationstechnik Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz, Austria; and Wolfgang Göderle, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz, Graz, Austria

4:15-4:45 PM

Net Generation Learning Terrace (NGLT) for Sparking Adult Learners’ Onsite and Off-site Learning: A Case Study
Gwendoline Choon Lang Quek and Qiyun Wang, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

4:45-5:15 PM

Distance Learning in the Musical Field in Romania through European-Funded Projects
Nelida Nedelcut and Ciprian Gabriel Pop, Academy of Music Gheorghe Dima, Cluj-Napoca, Romania; and Amalia Cristina Nedelcut, University Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

5:15-5:45 PM

Virtual Labs, Augmented Reality, and Interactive Classes for a New Distance Teaching-Learning Model
Maria Amata Garito, International Telematic University UNINETTUNO, Rome, Italy

5:45-6:45 PM
Conference Drinks

1st Floor - Ivy Lounge

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

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

10:00-11:00 AM
Plenary Session

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1

10:00-11:00 AM

Keynote Address
"The New Virtual Reality (VR) - From Entertainment to Education"
Shawn Patton, Principal Designer, Schell Games
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

11:15 AM-12:45 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 2A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Andreas Pester, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences GemPS, Spittal a.D., Austria

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

60-minute session

HoloLens, Augmented Reality, and Teamwork: Merging Virtual and Real Workplaces
Fernando Salvetti and Barbara Bertagni, Logosnet, Lugano, Switzerland

12:15-12:45 PM

Virtual Workplace Training in Mixed Reality for the Norwegian Labor and Welfare Administration
Ekaterina Prasolova-Førland and Mikhail Fominykh, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

Session 2B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Barbara Kieslinger, Centre for Social Innovation GmbH, Vienna, Austria

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

60-minute session

Level Up Employee Learning Using Competency-Based Applied Learning
Chellie Esters, ServiceChannel, New York, New York, United States

12:15-12:45 PM

A Threefold Gamification Approach for Software Engineering Education
Sigrid Schefer-Wenzl and Igor Miladinovic, University of Applied Sciences Campus Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Session 2C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Session Chair: Kai Erenli, FH des BFI Wien / University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna, Vienna, Austria

11:15-11:45 AM

Elements of a Prototype to Implement Distance Education
Jean Claude Callens, VIVES, Kortrijk, Belgium

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

60-minute session

Fulfilling the Organizational Mission through Professional Development: A Holistic E-Learning Framework
Linda Smith, University of Maryland University College, Tallahassee, Florida, USA and Gila Kurtz, Holon Institute of Technology, Holon, Israel

12:45-2:00 PM
Lunch

2nd Floor

2:00-3:30 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 3A

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 1
Session Chair: Gila Kurtz, Holon Institute of Technology, Holon, Israel

2:00-3:00 PM

60-minute session

Enabling Day-One Performance with a "Workflow GPS"
Hal Christensen, QuickCompetence, Forest Hills, New York, United States

3:00-3:30 PM

Working in increasing isolation? How an international MOOC for career professionals supports peer learning across distance
Barbara Kieslinger, Juliet Tschank, Teresa Schäfer, and Claudia Fabian, Centre for Social Innovation GmbH, Vienna, Austria

Session 3B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Walter Koch, Steinbeis Transfer Centre IMCHI, Information Management, Medical and Cultural Heritage Informatics, Graz, Austria

2:00-2:30 PM

Corporate Training - Calculating the Economic Viability, Cost/Benefit Analysis and ROI
Srichand Devarakonda, Independent Consultant/Researcher, Ashburn, Virginia, United States

2:30-3:30 PM

60-minute session

Fostering Relevant New Competencies in the Times of Industry 4.0 with E-learning in the Workplace
Tobias Haertel and Sandra Lenz, TU Dortmund University, Dortmund, Germany; Valerie Stehling and Daniela Janßen, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany

Session 3C

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

2:00-2:30 PM

Sustainable Software Development Education via Mobile E-learning
Igor Miladinovic and Sigrid Schefer-Wenzl, University of Applied Sciences Campus Vienna, Vienna, Austria

2:30-3:00 PM

Understanding Users of Adaptable E-Learning as Heterogeneous Groups of Work-Integrated Learners
Amir Haj-Bolouri and Lars Svensson, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden

3:00-3:30 PM

How Much Does Data Science Need an Engineer?
Andreas Pester, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences GemPS, Spittal a.D., Austria

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: Christy Levy, Kaleidoscope Learning, Chicago, Illinois, USA

4:15-5:15 PM

60-minute session

Turning Subject Matter Expertise into an Interactive Learning Experience
David Guralnick, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA and JC Kinnamon, Practising Law Institute, New York, New York, USA

5:15-5:45 PM

TRACE-ER: Learning and Assessing Advanced Life Support Competencies in the Emergency Room
Bronwyn Tarrant and Marie Gertdz, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia

Session 4B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Lars Svensson, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden

4:15-4:45 PM

Co-construction of Knowledge in Work-Integrated E-learning Courses in Joint Industry-University Collaboration
Monika Hattinger and Kristina Eriksson, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden

4:45-5:15 PM

Workplace Learning: Looking for the Perfect Blend
Verónica Chehtman, AySA S.A., Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina

5:15-5:45 PM

The Bank of Georgia Learning Hub
Tinatin Balavadze and Tatia Zhgenti, JSC Bank of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia

Session 4C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Miranda Huba, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

4:15-5:45 PM

90-minute session

Equatorial Marathon in VRunners, an Alternate Reality Game
Dan Berteanu and Sorina Petrescu, Equatorial, Bucharest, Romania

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 or car:
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 15th, 2018

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

10:00-11:30 AM
Parallel Sessions

Session 5A

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

10:00-10:30 AM

Measuring Digital Literacy and Readiness in the Workplace
Gila Kurtz, Holon Institute of Technology, Holon, Israel; Yehuda Peled, Western Gallilee College, Akko, Israel; and Orit Avidov-Unger, Hachva Academic College, Arugot, Israel

10:30-11:30 AM

60-minute session

The Social Learning Marketplace: A Data-Driven, Measurable and Sustainable Approach to Corporate Learning & Development
Patrick Veenhoff, Swisscom (Schweiz) AG, Zürich, Switzerland

Session 5B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Bronwyn Tarrant, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Australia

10:00-10:30 AM

Understanding How Australian Industry Reports the "Problem" of Literacy and Learning for Future Workforces
Alexander Bacalja, The University of Melbourne, Clifton Hill, Australia

10:30-11:00 AM

Improving the Creation, Curation and Discovery of Open Educational Resources for Work-Integrated and Lifelong Learning
William Jobe, Stefan Nilsson, and Patrik Bernhard, University West, Trollhättan, Sweden; and Anders Bindslev Rask, University College Nordjylland, Aalborg, Denmark

11:00-11:30 AM

Design and Implementation of Blended Synchronous Learning: The Instructor’s Perspective
Qiyun Wang, Choon Lang Quek, and Changqin Huang, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, NTU, Singapore

Session 5C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Session Chair: Miranda Huba, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

10:00-11:30 AM

90-minute session

Entwine and Embed: Using Game-Based Learning to Engage First-Year Students in Information Literacy
Martha Attridge Bufton, Ryan Tucci, and Colin Harkness, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada

11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Plenary Session

3rd Floor

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Panel Discussion
"Workplace Learning and Professional Development: Perspectives from around the World"

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

Panelists:
Tinatin Balavadze, JSC Bank of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia
Verónica Chehtman, AySA S.A., Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Barbara Kieslinger, Centre for Social Innovation GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Patrick Veenhoff, Swisscom (Schweiz) AG, Zürich, Switzerland

12:30-1:45 PM
Lunch

2nd Floor

1:45-3:15 PM
Parallel Sessions

Session 6A

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

1:45-2:15 PM

Design Science Research for Work-Integrated e-Learning
Christian Östlund and Lars Svensson, University West, Trollhattan, Sweden

2:15-2:45 PM

Building a Culture of Online Learning Through Digital Assets
Joseph Evanick, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA

2:45-3:15 PM

Implementation of Blended Learning for Staff Midwives and Nurses working in Three Dublin Maternity Hospitals
Anne Jesudason, Coombe Women & Infants University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Session 6B

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 2
Session Chair: Austin Kenny, EmpowerTheUser (ETU), New York, New York, USA

1:45-2:15 PM

Career Professional Development through VR
Matthew Montebello, University of Malta, Msida, Malta

2:15-2:45 PM

Obstacles to using E-learning in an Advanced Way
Annika Jokiaho, Ludwigsburg University of Education, Ludwigsburg, Germany; Birgit May, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany; Marcus Specht and Slavi Stoyanov, Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, Netherlands

2:45-3:15 PM

The Design and Development of a Mobile Phone Application for STEM based on a Novel Engineering Approach
Yaoxian Zhuang, Liyan Wang, and Feng-Kuang Chiang, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China

Session 6C

3rd Floor - Presidential Room 3
Miranda Huba, Kaleidoscope Learning, New York, New York, USA

1:45-2:45 PM

60-minute session

A Brazilian Entrepreneurial Group That Believes There Are No Time or Space Limits for Learning
Rubens Araújo and Gabriella Miranda, DOT digital group, Florianópolis, Brazil

3:15-3:45 PM


Closing Session
Announcement of the Winners
2018 International E-Learning Awards, Business Division

3rd Floor

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