KMi at HRD 2010Alan Fletcher, Friday 23 April 2010 | Annotate
The annual HRD Conference of the CIPD at Olympia, London is the largest UK Training and Development event of its kind and KMi's Alan Fletcher hosted the 'Learning Technologies of the Future' presentation The conference, which included over 30 sessions across two days invited industry and education experts and HR professionals to share their knowledge in training, learning and organisation development. Alan's presentation 'Learning Technologies of the Future' delivered a comprehensive tour of KMi's work in current web 2.0 environments and gave an insight into the future internet and semantic exploration of learning objects. Showcasing Kmi technologies such as FlashMeeting, the Virtual Microscope, Magpie and Flor, along with practical examples of the power of itunesU and Open Learn, the presentation was aimed at giving a broad sense of current capabilities and trends along with outlining the challenges of the semantic web. The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is Europe's largest HR development professional body. A globally recognised brand with over 135,000 members, who pride themselves on supporting and developing those responsible for the management and development of people within organisations.