Events news archive
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Human capital management on InfoBasis summit agenda
Professor William Scott-Jackson, director of the Centre for Applied HR Research at Oxford Brookes Business School, will deliver the opening keynote at the InfoBasis Summit 2006, on 'Measuring human capital for performance benefits'.
CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition 2006
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is holding its Annual Conference and Exhibition in Harrogate from Tuesday 24 October 2006 to Thursday 26 October 2006.
World of Learning Conference 2006
The World of Learning 2006 Conference is to feature an opening address by Ruth Spellman, chief executive of Investors in People, on ‘How to maximise your investment in learning'.
CIPD announces coaching conference programme
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) are holding their annual Coaching at Work Conference on 12-13 September 2006 at The Hurlingham Club, London.
WiseUp2Work Day aims to make work safer for under 21s
The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) has announced that its National WiseUp2Work Day will be held on Wednesday 30 August 2006.
Skills for Logistics hosts employer conference
Skills for Logistics' second annual employer conference is to focus on the role of people development in driving up the performance of logistics businesses in the UK.
Leadership Trust announces conference line-up
The Leadership Trust Foundation has announced details of its 9th annual conference. Entitled 'Leadership: inspiring greatness in others', the conference will be held from 19–20 September 2006
Moving Learning 2006 presentations available online
Videoed presentations from the recent Moving Learning 2006 events are available to view online from today.
Embedded learning cited no.1 challenge at seminars
Embedding learning - integrating learning and support at the desktop and in the working environment - was the key theme running across presentations at the recent Moving Learning 2006 seminars.
Diary date: World of Learning 2006
The World of Learning 2006 conference and exhibition is to take place at the NEC, Birmingham on 14 & 15 November 2006.
IOM aims to help businesses to see clearly
The Institute of Operations Management (IOM) is running a Effective Visual Management event at Coventry Transport Museum on Wednesday 19th July 2006.
Minister to speak at UVAC 2006 annual conference
Bill Rammell MP, minister of state for lifelong learning, further and higher education, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at this year's University Vocational Awards Council (UVAC) Annual Conference.
Gladwell and Masie to speak at Dublin conference
The Future of Learning will be the focus of a 2-day event featuring author Malcolm Gladwell. Nigel Paine, head of people development at the BBC, and Elliott Masie, founder of the Learning Consortium.
Unions gear up for busiest-ever Adult Learners Week
Unionlearn has released details of a host of union organised and supported events taking place during this week's Adult Learners' Week.
Adult Skills in the Global Economy conference
NIACE are holding a conference this week that will stress the importance of adult skills to meeting the challenges of the UK and global economy.
Adult Learners' Week 2006
The UK's annual learning festival, Adult Learners' Week, will be officially launched next Monday 22nd May 2006, with a ceremony for outstanding adult learners at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster, London.
Bob Mosher to speak at Moving Learning 2006
Bob Mosher, Microsoft Learning's director of learning and strategy evangelism, will deliver a keynote presentation on learning at the moment of need at next month's Moving Learning 2006 seminars.
BLA to hold collaborative learning event
The next British Learning Association (BLA) Connect Event is to take place on Wednesday 7th June 2006, at the BBC Conference Centre, Marylebone High Street, London.
Skillset's National Skills Day returns for second year
For the second year running the audio visual industries are staging National Skills Day to help focus attention on the importance of skills development.
CIPD to make changes to major events from 2007
The two largest events organised by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) are both set to undergo changes in 2007, it was announced yesterday.
UK’s skills competition bid sealed with Hope
Skills minister Phil Hope put the seal on the UK’s bid to host the WorldSkills 2011 competition, by formally posting the bid from the House of Commons Post Office late last week to David Hoey, WorldSkills secretary general in the Netherlands.
Institute of IT Training announces conference line-up
The Institute of IT Training has announced the programme for its National Trainers' Conference.
HRD 2006: Conference & exhibition news
Updated preview feature on HRD 2006, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development's annual conference and exhibition.
New products from Initial Style Conferences at HRD 2006
Visitors to Initial Style Conferences' stand at HRD 2006 will be able to discover more about its latest products and services including Chocolate Team Building Events and its newly launched Comedy Weekend.
'Closing the skills gap' in the financial services sector
The Financial Services Skills Council (FSSC) and the Alliance for Finance are to co-host 'Closing the skills gap', a one-day conference on 3 May 2006 that will look at the role played by the trade unions in developing the skills and knowledge of people working in the financial services industry.
QIA announces details of first annual conference
The first annual conference of the Quality Improvement Agency for Lifelong Learning (QIA) will take place in Birmingham on 7-8 June 2006.
Hear Roffey Park on personal effectiveness at HRD 2006
Roffey Park will be presenting a topic taster on personal effectiveness at this year’s HRD conference.
British Learning Association annual conference
The third annual conference of the British Learning Association (BLA) will take place on Wednesday 26th April 2006 at the Institute of Physics, London.
ALP announces conference line-up
Bill Rammell, minister for lifelong learning, and Margaret Hodge, minister for employment, will be among the keynote speakers at the Association of Learning Providers (ALP) annual conference.
CIPD schedules ‘Law on Tour' workshops
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has launched Law on Tour, a nationwide tour of employment law workshops, designed to help employers prepare for the government's new regulations on age discrimination.
Retail seminar focuses on inspirational leadership
What makes an inspirational leader? That question will be the focus of a Northern Ireland management and leadership seminar organised by Skillsmart Retail, the Sector Skills Council for the retail industry.
Combined Knowledge to host SharePoint summits
IT training and consultancy company Combined Knowledge are hosting two Microsoft SharePoint Summits at their Leicestershire location on 17th July.
British Learning Association annual conference
The third annual conference of the British Learning Association (BLA) will take place on Wednesday 26 th April 2006 at the Institute of Physics, London.
100 speakers & 300 exhibitors expected at HRD 2006
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) are holding their annual learning and development conference and exhibition on 4-6 April 2006 at Olympia in London.
QA to host free Microsoft seminars
QA are holding a series of free seminars designed to help its customers understand the new features of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and Microsoft SQL Server 2005.
Proskills to hold events for glass industry
Proskills, the Sector Skills Council for the glass and glazing industries, is holding three, free of charge, glass industry launch workshops for training and HR staff within the industry.
Learning Technologies 2006: exhibition seminar programme announced
The organisers of Learning Technologies 2006 have announced that 28 sponsors and exhibitors are to run seminars at this year's exhibition. This is double the number of seminars that ran during last year's event.
Learning Technologies 2006: conference update
The organisers of next month's Learning Technologies Conference have announced that Dr Mary Kay Vona, learning and development partner with IBM Business Consulting Services, is to speak at the event on 'Realising the vision of the future of learning'.
Learning Technologies 2006: conference update
The organisers of next month's Learning Technologies Conference have announced that Charles Jennings, global head of learning at Reuters, is to speak at the event about shifting from 'training for skills' to 'learning for performance'.
Dr Jack Phillips on ROI at Learning Technologies 2006
Dr Jack Phillips, Chairman of the ROI Institute, will address the Learning Technologies Conference, in London on 26 January 2006, speaking on 'Making the business case for value'.
Learning Technologies 2006 conference programme announced
Learning Technologies, the organisational learning and skills event, has announced its 2006 conference programme and opened its on line booking office.
BLA Quality Mark to launch at World of Learning Show
The British Learning Association (BLA) will be presenting a seminar on the 15th November, at this year's World of Learning Conference and Exhibition at the NEC Birmingham, to launch its revised and improved Quality Mark.
Event held to discuss skills strategy for tourism sector
Learning Technologies 2006 announced
TTC Training to sponsor travel convention learn day
Keynote speakers confirmed for first FSSC conference
EMCC announces details of coaching and mentoring conference
World of Learning Conference programme announced
QA to host second SharePoint Summit
Hope guest of honour at Proskills launch
Conference to discuss how coaching helps achieve change
QA to host free project management seminar
FSSC announces details of inaugural conference
Skills for Logistics to host employer conference
Training Foundation hosts free open day
CIPD conference aims to help employers make coaching work
Roffey Park hosts free MSc event
Diary date: World of Learning 2005
Inaugural summit aims to tackle UK skills challenges
Jamie Oliver shares leadership lessons
Sir Bob Geldof to speak at NCSL New Heads Conference 2005
Public sector seminar focuses on virtual communities
Over 5000 take part in AV industry's National Skills Day
Training Foundation hosts open day for financial services sector
Adult Learners’ Week starts today
Lasher and Harrison to address ASTD conference
Project management on show at APM Group event
Boston joins speaker line-up at ALP annual conference
ASTD releases details of 2005 International Conference & EXPO
Countdown begins to Adult Learners’ Week
MASIE Center hosts ‘extreme learning’ event
Leadership Trust announces conference line-up
St. John Ambulance to showcase new courses at health & safety event
PMI conference is Edinburgh bound
Organisational learning explored at Amsterdam and London events
HRD 2005: Roffey Park launches free guide on how to design and facilitate learning
Kelly Holmes & Gordon Ramsey to speak at HRD 2005
Free seminar on measuring ROI in training
The British Learning Association Conference 2005
Unica sponsors IDM evening events
Assessment Tomorrow Conference 21st - 22nd Feb, Malaysia
Award winning virtual classroom at Learning
Over 100 exhibitors confirmed for Learning
Towards a unified e-learning strategy
What's happening outside the classroom?
Learning Technologies 2005 conference programme
Exhibitor space in demand for Learning Technologies
Kirkpatrick and Phillips at 2005 Learning
Herding chickens, Morris dancing.......it's
all in a day's training for UK employees
Conference and exhibtion preview
World of Learning award entries "hardest
ever to judge"
Tomlinson to speak at UVAC conference
CompTIA hosts ICT training conference in Vienna
New research and over
100 speakers at CIPD annual conference
New conference format for Learning Technologies
Post-16 e-learning conference helps practitioners
shape personalised learning
Thomson NETg announce e-learning seminar series
Call Centre Expo 2004
Free seminar looks at achieving customer
Eden Brown targets targets sexuality and religion
issues in latest seminar
BLA event in Scotland aims to help delegates
develop the learning infrastructure
Free seminar aims to reveal the secrets of
customer service success
Free event highlights OD approaches
BLA event: 'Technology in Assessment and Learning'
European Mentoring & Coaching Conference
to take place in Brussels
Top names to speak at World of Learning Conference
World of Learning 2004 Conference and Exhibition
A moral dilemma at the Leadership Trust conference
ASTD 2004 International Conference & Exposition review
ASTD 2004: Keynote Speech by Tony Bingham, ASTD President and CEO
ASTD 2004: Keynote Speech by Pat Crull, Chair, ASTD Board of Directors
Fish! adventure returns to London
CE report opens Association of Learning Providers conference
Influential leaders to speak in London this October
Learning Solutions 2004 show preview
CompTIA Strategies conference
HRD 2004 Preview
Centre for Excellence in Leadership holds its first annual conference
Innovative online conference sparks debate on e-learning
Speakers announced for The British Learning Association Conference
W3C's Web Accessibility Initiative holds best practices training in Spain
Industry leaders at Learning Solutions 2004 conference
Free customer service seminar from Lorien
Peter Collett and Sally Gunnell among speakers at HRD 2004
Learning Technologies 2004 preview
More than 110 exhibitors for Learning Technologies 2004
Learning Solutions 2004 preview
UK Academics receive free MOSAIC training from IDM and Experian
e-Learning: what have we learnt so far?
Top line up for Learning Technologies 2004 Conference
Michael Buerk speaks out at WOLCE on health and safety
Over eighty exhibitors confirmed for Learning Technologies 2004
Global IT skills - conference addresses demand, supply and constraints