12th International Conference on Technology Supported Learning & Training, November 29 – December 1, 2006, Berlin. From the press release: Online Educa Berlin, the 12th International Conference for Technology-Enhanced Learning, will start on November 30, offering a comprehensive agenda. With more than 300 international presentations, workshops, and seminars the conference provides a thorough overview of the state of e-learning worldwide. Speakers and participants at the event come from the corporate sector, from universities and public and private education institutions, as well as from government agencies and public administration.
The organizers have also noticed significantly increased resonance from the international e-learning industry. “We are expecting about 2,000 participants from more than 75 countries worldwide for this year’s conference”, says Rebecca Stromeyer, Managing Director of ICWE GmbH and Project Manager of Online Educa Berlin. “The demand for exhibition space has also gone up. More than 120 international providers from more than 20 countries are represented this year, among them all key players of the e-learning branch.” The entry for the accompanying exhibition at Online Educa Berlin is free of charge.
Topics high on the agenda are games-based learning and simulations, e-inclusion, informal learning, management and leadership development as well as emerging tools and community-based services. The implementation of Information and communication technologies in schools, universities, and other public and private education institutions will also be a major topic. A comprehensive overview of the full conference agenda can be found at www.online-educa.com.