Training Test Kitchen
Chop-chop! Put on your apron and get hands-on with the latest elearning technologies and design techniques. During the three days the Test Kitchen is open, you will participate in multiple elearning demos and create recipes for success with elearning experts. See list of Demos below.
Monday, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
The Training Test Kitchen will open with drinks and appetizers and the first round of elearning demonstrations where you’ll rotate tables every 10 minutes, capturing tips and techniques as you go.
At 5:30 pm you’ll view and vote on the best entries for the 5th Annual Top Training Videos (TTVs). And, you’ll enjoy world-famous Garrett’s Popcorn as winners are announced.
Tuesday & Wednesday, 7:45 – 8:45 am
It’s back into the Test Kitchen on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings for continental breakfast and rounds two and three of the elearning round-robin demos.
Recipe Contest: Compete for Prizes!
Using the techniques you’ve gathered in your demos, you’ll create and submit an original elearning recipe for success. The top two winners will be announced at Wednesday’s lunch and will receive a registration to OLC 2019 in New Orleans! Win or lose, you’ll walk away with invaluable tips, techniques, and tools to improve your elearning.
Your Executive Chef
Phylise Banner regularly embraces opportunities to experiment with emerging technologies in order to best serve adult learners, and to create vibrant learning communities. She will guide you through the Test Kitchen experience.
Your Sous Chef
Rosalie Banner is an HR professional specializing in diversity and inclusion in the workplace. With a focus on interpersonal relationships and cultural education, she has spent her years exploring the depths of corporate communication, finding her passion in human resources and training.
- Enhancing Articulate Rise with Simple Storyline Blocks — Tim Hillier, M.D.Ambulance
- Creating Dynamic Whiteboard Style Animations — Danielle Watkins, Zenith Performance Solutions
- Tips for Using Video in Virtual Training — Cindy Huggett, Cindy Huggett Consulting
- Your Monster is Alive in Real Time — Neal Rowland, The Crowd Training
- Five Motion Graphics You Can Create in Less than 5 Minutes — Steve Haskin, Industrial Strength Learning
- Tips on Battling the Forgetting Curve using Brain Science — Phil Cowcill, PJ Rules; Lorriane Weaver, Canadian Armed Forces
- What if Your Video Training Just Worked? How Panopto Makes Video Learning Easy — Dave Dumler, Panopto
- Immersive Video-Based Learning for a Sensitive Subject — Amy Morrisey, Artisan E-Learning
- Cooking up Animated Content with Explain Everything — Nick Floro, Sealworks Interactive Studios
- Turning Rules-Based Content into Effective Scenario-Based eLearning — Jennifer De Vries, BlueStreak Learning
- Training Demos from the VR/AR Association — Jeff Meador, COO, Portico
- Walk, Talk, Collaborate in a 3D World — Deborah Thomas, SillyMonkey
- LearnUpon LMS Demonstration: What an LMS Should Look Like — Phily Hayes, LearnUpon
- Experience State of the Art VR and Mobile Sims — Anders Gronstedt, Gronstedt Group
- Pull the Animated Video Lever for More Engaging eLearning — Robb Bingham, Converging Solutions
- Yearning for Microlearning: Ensure Your Learning Program Doesn’t Fail — Ashish Rangnekar, BenchPrep
- New Hire Orientation: Simplified, Modernized, Magnified — Audrey Mascarenhas, Booz Allen Hamilton; Amy Ballenger, Department of Veterans Affairs
- Why Create a Linear Course When You Can Create a Just-in-Time App! — Jerry Huerta, Anne Miller, FirstCash
- Responsive HTML5 eLearning with Open Source Adapt Learning Platform — Ted Curran, Autodesk
- Real-World Practice with Leadership Challenge Simulations — Craig Dadoly, Enspire
- Customer Centricity through VR: Immersions for Leaders — Steve Mahaley, Duke Corporate Education
- Experience VR — Mark Mallchok, Brella Productions
- It’s Like LinkedIn and Facebook Except for Training — Henry Ryng, inXsol
- Whipping Up a Tasty Online Learning System on a Budget — Terrance Sprague, Sprague Consulting
- Using Gamification to Put Women In the Driver’s Seat — Teresa Anderton, Women Building Futures
- Gamified Learning Environments with BLUErabbiT— Bernando Letayf, BLUErabbit
- How To Create A Training Game In 10 Minutes Or Less — Stephan Baer, The Game Agency
- Leverage Engagement with These Proven Learning Experiences — Rob Alvarez, IE Business School
- The Knowledge Arcade: Gamification in Mobile Learning Apps — Juliette Denny, Growth Engineering
- How to Take Your Online Learning Program to the Next Level with Podbean's Private Podcasting Solution — Jennifer Crawford and Vernon Ross, Podbean
- Using VR 360 Videos to Immerse New Hires and Increase Cultural Awareness — Steven Skiles and Bill Shafer, Samsung Electronics America
- Collective Intelligence: Tapping into the Power of Social Learning — Stan Jeffress, Pokeshot
- Conquer Engagement With Gamification – Derek Lundsten, Scrimmage
- My LMS Can Do That? Drive Engagement with MicroApps — Kathleen Waid, Educe Group
- Learning Recipes for a 3D, VR and AR World — Joe Ganci, eLearning Joe
- Tips to Get Organized and Get MORE DONE — Lou Russell, Russell Martin and Associates
- Delivering Diversity and Inclusion Training with Deep Dialogue – Digitally — Bill Shackleford, The HR Source
- Learning Game Development in Articulate Storyline — Todd Stone, Dell
- Gamification-Bringing Behavior Assessments To Life — John Chen, Geoteaming
- How to Turn Your Spreadsheet Users into Data Analysts — Robert Daniel, DataCamp
- How Live Video Enhances Virtual Classrooms and Remote Learning — Amelia Kirby, TokBox
- How to Create an Animated Video in 10 Minutes — Chetan Parmar and Roshni Champaneri, Vyond
- Converting PowerPoint Triggers & Hyperlinks to HTML5 with iSpring — Richard Goring, BrightCarbon