Speechless in Mysore – Ruminating on TED India
NOVEMBER 7, 2009
Sitting in Bangalore hotel after the most fantastic four days at TED India. will get a version up on YouTube by the end of next week.
Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Keynote
MARCH 20, 2010
Over 5000 avatars attended the conference in Second Life and treet.tv has done a wonderful job of editing the presentations. Last Saturday, Karl and I had the privilege of keynoting the VWBPE conference. highly recommend checking these talks out. that talks about his experience at VWBPE last week.
LearnTrends 2009: My Presentation on Immernet Singularity
DECEMBER 8, 2009
If you like the charts, you will no doubt enjoy the presentation and discussion. My good pal Jay Cross asked me to do a provocative session on the Future of Learning and the pending Immernet Singularity. As with most cognitive excursions that involve Jay, we had a BLAST! good number of you have asked for charts… here you go. Enjoy!
Presentation at Irish Learning Alliance
APRIL 14, 2009
On March 16 of last month (the day before St. Patrick’s Day) I had the great pleasure of meeting the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland, Brian Cowen.
HRPS Conference Presentation Summary
APRIL 17, 2008
Earlier this week I had the opportunity to particpate with colleagues from IBM and Duke CE in a plenary session at the HRPS Conference. Our session was entitled “ Second Life: What's the Business Case for HR in the Virtual World? My buddy Steve Mahaley (Ace Carson in SL) did an awesome job of producing this plenary. We had two large screens.
Learning in 3D Book is DONE!
JUNE 2, 2009
It presents four essays from front-line revolutionaries who share their insights on how they convinced their organizations to adopt 3D Learning.
LIFE SCIENCES 2010: The Collaboration Imperative Video
JANUARY 25, 2010
The video from the presentation and Panel Discussion from last week’s Collaboration Imperative hosted by Microsoft and ProtonMedia is now up. Here is a picture of me signing books before the event: Click HERE to check out the whole discussion.
Training 2010: Keynote Update
JANUARY 31, 2010
Here are the charts from my presentation as promised: All round a wonderful evening in San Diego. We had a full house tonight at Training 2010. The audience was very engaged in the content. It is such a rush to see all the work that Karl and I did last year come to fruition at events such as this.
3DTLC Day 1 Update
SEPTEMBER 24, 2009
Next Ron Burns from Proton Media gave a great demo/presentation and lots of buzz created when he demoed SharePoint integration ! Great day yesterday! Erica and Sam Driver gave us a readout on how the barriers associated with getting the industry across the chasm. You can get the report here. If you want to learn the detailed scoop.
Learning Matters! » e-Learn Quebec Keynote
OCTOBER 22, 2007
UT Austin Keynote Video, F
MAY 13, 2009
For those of you who were at other Keynotes or Presentations I have done recently (Enterprise Ireland, LSU Virtual Worlds, Training Conference, Federal Virtual Worlds Consortium and Training Leadership Summit) much of what I cover here should be familiar.
Learning Matters! » Virtual Worlds Going Mainstream!
MARCH 22, 2007
Learning Matters! » Training 2007 Grok
FEBRUARY 28, 2007
Handshaw Conference Workshop Slides
SEPTEMBER 17, 2008
This week I had the distinct pleasure to present a workshop at Dick Handshaw’s conference in Charlotte. Dick is a friend and colleague who is keen to reinvent learning from the ground up in a world where we are awash in new and transformative technologies. We had a very engaging day and, as promised, I am doing the Web 2.0
What is the Uber Web 2.0/3Di Mash Up for the Eduprise?
NOVEMBER 21, 2008
Every spare moment this week has been devoted to investigating this question. He truly was a giant in the field and his works were very influential on my own perspective and practice. RIP Geary. It forces us to examine how Web 2.0 Mc Kinsey’s “ Building the Web 2.0 Enterprise Global Survey Results found that companies are using Web 2.0
One Year In: Hokies Stay Strong
APRIL 16, 2008
Perhaps the rest of us could take 3 minutes and truly be present with this You Tube: Stay Strong Hokie Nation Thirteen years and one day ago my wife and I were married at Virginia Tech chapel. sent her a 12 red and one white rose yesterday to recognize our special day. One year ago today, our world was rocked by the news from Virginia Tech.
Twitter for Learning: The Past, Present and Future
MARCH 31, 2015
Twitter turned 9 on 21 March. I’ve been on Twitter since March 2008. Social learning
International MOOCs Past and Present
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
NOVEMBER 6, 2012
OpenLearning.com , a venture born out of the University of New South Wales ( UNSW ) in Sydney, Australia. Starting this week, you can begin taking two of their courses ( Observing and Analysing Performance in Sport & Services Marketing – The Next Level ). University of Western Australia. SpanishMooc ? Germany. Run by DW Akademie.
JANUARY 20, 2012
Reality 2.0 was my original blog: a pile of stuff I wrote before there were blogs. All of it is old now, but some of it still rings new, connects to what has happened since then, or is going on now. Since Reality 2.0 is deep in the Searls.com basement, I’ve decided to surface some old pieces that might be interesting, for whatever reason.
Parallel Supercomputing: Past, Present and Future
JULY 31, 2013
Through the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, the fastest supercomputers were based on highly specialized, powerful technologies.
Payment Technologies: Past, Present and Future
MARCH 13, 2013
The workshop was sponsored by UC Irvine’s Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion (IMTFI).
Presentations: MOOC Research Initiative
OCTOBER 27, 2013
This past week, in preparation for our upcoming MOOC research conference ( early bird registration ends Oct 31 ), I held two online presentations on a) MOOC Research Initiative (a review of literature, research themes) and b) Lessons MOOCs can learn from online education. Slides and recordings are below. MOOC Research Initiative.
2011 Top 100 Tools List and Presentation finalised
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
The final list and presentation is available… Read the rest. Yesterday, I finalised the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 list. In the last few days of voting there was a surge of contributions (both online and by email) that brought the number of contributions to 531. Social learning
Presentations I’ve recently enjoyed watching
FEBRUARY 19, 2011
The number of lectures and presentations freely available online provide great opportunities for professional development.
Good Presentations Matter to Rock an Audience
AUGUST 9, 2012
Good presentations matter from Ned Potter. moment to another thinking “ Ohh, nice one! could use that one next time around !”
Open presentations on MOOCs and MOOC Research Initiative
OCTOBER 18, 2013
Several presentations this next week that might be of interest to readers: 1. Daily presentations starting Oct 21 on MOOCs, OERs, open access, libraries, and more. framework will be presented that bridges what is known about online learning and what we are learning about MOOCs. Open Access Week at Athabasca University.
A few recent presentations
MARCH 31, 2011
Haugesund. Canadian School of Public Service
Managing the situated present
JULY 30, 2014
Key to it is the idea of managing the situated present. That simple phrase packs a lot of meaning and potential. As such you have more freedom.
Presentation: Build Your Business with Crowdsourcing
JUNE 3, 2011
Below are the slides from my presentation. Usual disclaimer: these slides are meant to accompany my presentation, not to stand alone.
The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills
MARCH 29, 2011
Yes, of course, I am talking about learning plenty more about killer presentation skills. View more presentations from www.kapterev.com.
Keynote at TheNextWeb: The future is motion graphic presentations
APRIL 23, 2012
first started experimenting with using Flash in presentations in the 1990s, and often use a variety of videos and flash embedded into my presentations.
The ideal Christmas present for your staff …
DECEMBER 7, 2013
Are you are looking for a Christmas present for one of your staff? Then why not give them a gift voucher that can be redeemed for a place of their choice on one of the pubic online workshops facilitated by Harold Jarche or me at The Connected Workplace Consultancy in 2014. Here is the schedule [.]. Social learning
Improving Your Presentation Skills – Part Deux
APRIL 13, 2011
Delivering captivating presentations is a gift, and a skill that needs constant fine tuning, nurturing, learning and maturing over time. It is.
7 Ways to Kill Your Presentation and How to Fix Them
JANUARY 10, 2013
Seven ways to kill your presentation from Jeanne Trojan. Presentation tips from the pros from Jeanne Trojan. What can you do then? .
[VIDEO] The world’s first full motion-graphics presentation
SEPTEMBER 4, 2012
have for many years intended to develop a full motion graphics presentation. Below is a video of the keynote’s visual presentation.
Productivity Tips on Presentations: Inform, Inspire and Motivate
JULY 10, 2012
Whatever happened to all of those meetings, events, presentations, seminars, workshops, etc. Seriously. That’s a huge problem.
Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace: the presentation #socolearn
AUGUST 22, 2012
Today I gave a webinar presentation on Social & Collaborative Learning. Below is the slideset I made available on Slideshare, but if you would like to read the slide notes and get the links to further resources, you will find them here: Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace. Social learning
Presentation to UNCTAD's Advisory Group on "Developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovation: E-Learning, M-Learning, cloud-Learning"
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
DECEMBER 12, 2013
Web course tools, then became mechanisms for collecting, packaging, and presenting these. And there is a lot of talk about the need of the instructor to be present, with the interaction between the student and instructor, or a student and a team of teaching assistants, or whatever. Learning. Learning. e?Learning Indeed, e?learning
Internet Time Alliance Insights: the presentation
JANUARY 26, 2012
ITA Insights 2012. When Mark Britz tweeted about this slideset, he said. mark britz (@britz) January 25, 2012. Social learning
Narrowing Gap between Face-to-Face and Online Presentations
SEPTEMBER 30, 2009
It seems that face-to-face and online presenting are becoming more similar. Some aspects: Wireless access is becoming more common in places where presentations occur. larger percentage of the audience these days brings a laptop to presentations and it seems that the factor of Laptop Distraction is quieting down.