Learning Lunch, Global trends in e-learning

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  • Location: Innovation Centre Boardroom, Sippy Downs 4556 Queensland

Zach Johnson, Blackboard, presents 'Global trends in e-learning' at the next Learning Lunch on Wednesday 21 April, 2010.

As Regional Vice President for Blackboard Asia Pacific, Zach will provide insights on the strategic issues and challenges facing learning and training organisations across Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong.

Zach will reveal how Blackboard has grown from a start-up in 1997 to over 1,000 people, 5,000 institutional customers and millions of users today.

In his 40 minute presentation Zach will cover issues of relevance to both education and corporate markets, in areas such as:

      > mobile learning
      > personalised learning
      > collaboration tools
      > use of social networks

Attend this session and discover how Blackboard has become a leading provider of enterprise software applications and related services to the education industry.

The Learning Lunch series brings together innovative businesses based in training and learning sectors. The program explores the latest technology and trends that would also be of interest to ICT businesses, online marketing and creative firms.

About Zach Johnson
Before joining Blackboard, Zach worked in the university sector in the United Kingdom where he managed the delivery of a multi-million dollar education and training program for the Ministry of Defence and prior to that worked as a public policy analyst in the US where he was involved in conducting evaluations for state and federal governments to measure efficacy and provide tracking of expected outcomes of public policy programs.  Zach has a BA (magna cum laude) in Anthropology and is in the final stage of completing his PhD, which is a theoretical and empirical study of formal and informal governance structures and communication processes in Australian universities.

Learning Lunch
Global trends in e-learning

Presented by: Zach Johnson - Regional Vice President for Blackboard Asia Pacific
Date: Wednesday 21 April 2010
Time: 12pm - 1.15pm
Where: Innovation Centre Boardroom
Cost: $45.00 (inc GST)

Innovation Centre :
90 Sippy Downs Drive, Sippy Downs
07 5450 2600
07 5450 2600
Innovation Centre

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Innovation Centre Boardroom, Sippy Downs

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