NetDimensions' Global User Conference
June 11, 2018 | Hilton London Olympia
London, UK


NextSteps 2018: Conference
Monday, June 11, 2018 (Morning)

8:00 AM Registration Opens
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM LTG Marketplace Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Welcome to NextSteps 2018 & Company Update
Dale Solomon, Managing Director, NetDimensions / Bill Mastin, SVP Global Sales, NetDimensions / Sacha van Tienhoven, Director of Technology, NetDimensions
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Session: Why Now is the Time of Artificial Intelligence – and its Effect on Learning
Nigel Willson, Global Strategist, Microsoft
Why now really is the time of artificial intelligence, and how it will change nearly every aspect of our lives.
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Keynote Session: Augmented Reality (AR) is Coming to Your Enterprise. Are You Ready?
Amar Dhaliwal, SVP Marketing and Sales, Atheer
IDC predicts that Augmented Reality (AR) will fundamentally transform industrial jobs in the next 5 years. What does a talent and learning management practitioner need to know to get ready for this change?
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM LTG Marketplace Expo / AM Break
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Technology Roadmap
Dale Solomon, Managing Director, NetDimensions
Ensure that you are taking advantage of the key capabilities that we have added to our solutions in the last 12 months. Attendees will get a preview of the exciting new features planned for our products in the next year to help you derive greater value from your investment in NetDimensions.
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM Client Success Story: Humentum
Chris Proulx, Global Director, Learning and Product Development, Humentum and Ross Coxon, Director of Learning Collaborative, Humentum
Learn how NetDimensions is driving performance improvement for over 30,000 learners who are serving some of the world's poorest people. By partnering with Humentum, a global nonprofit that brings learning to staff at international development and relief organizations, NetDimensions' platform is being used in some of the world's toughest locations.
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM Measurement of Learning
Panel discussion
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Lunch


NextSteps 2018: Afternoon Workshops*
Monday, June 11, 2018

1:30 PM – 2:10 PM Breakout Room 1:
Reporting (Report Wizard, Compliance Analysis)
Breakout Room 2:
Mobile Microlearning with gomo and NetDimensions
2:20 PM – 3:00 PM Breakout Room 1:
Reinforcing Learning (Assessment Workflow, Survey, Evaluations, Quick Polls)
Breakout Room 2:
The Power of xAPI and a Learning Record Store (LRS)
3:00 PM – 3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM Breakout Room 1:
Maximizing Classroom Resources (Class Resource Planner and Resource Standard Reports)
Breakout Room 2:
GDPR and NetDimensions - Best practices configuration and reporting
4:15 PM – 5:00 PM Breakout Room 1:
12 Cool Features & New Dashboards – get more from NetDimensions Talent Suite
Breakout Room 2:
How do we build a business case to evolve our learning ecosystem?
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM Evening Conference Reception

» Workshop Descriptions

*Provisional agenda: times and topics are subject to change.

Keynote Speakers

Nigel Willson  

Nigel Willson
Global Strategist at Microsoft

For nearly 20 years at Microsoft, Nigel has been helping his clients to 'write' the future. As a Global Strategist at Microsoft, Nigel is currently focused on bringing innovative and creative solutions to clients in the Professional Services Sector. He is proud of his achievements, but is more excited about contributing to the future.

Outside of Microsoft, Nigel is an active contributor to LinkedIn and Twitter (@nigewillson), where he expresses his opinions on innovation, Artificial Intelligence and the future of technology.

Amar Dhaliwal  

Amar Dhaliwal
SVP Marketing and Sales at Atheer

Amar is Senior Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at Atheer, a leading provider of Augmented Reality solutions for enterprises.

Amar has more than 20 years of enterprise software experience, delivering solutions to some of the world's most trusted and respected global companies. His experience encompasses product development, customer success, professional services, operations, strategy, sales and marketing. He was a co-founder of learning management pioneer THINQ, which was acquired by Saba in 2005. Amar also acts as an advisor and mentor to a number of start-ups and early stage companies.

Afternoon Workshops

NextSteps' afternoon workshops keep you up to date on the latest LMS techniques, innovations and upgrades. Our goal is to provide engaging, hands-on training that equips you to maximize the benefits of using NetDimensions Talent Suite.

Welcome Reception

Don't miss our Welcome Reception and LTG Marketplace Opening. This is your chance to meet our partners, key executives and staff, and network with your peers.

LTG Marketplace

The LTG Marketplace presents NetDimensions clients with the opportunity to experience first-hand the innovative solutions offered by our strategic partners.

Keynote / General Sessions

These sessions will provide company insights, product details, industry standards and best practices from analysts, thought leaders and key executives.

Breakout Sessions

Breakout sessions will offer a variety of information regarding NetDimensions products, services, content capabilities and hot topics. You’ll also hear the latest best practices from your peers.

Get Inspired

NextSteps is the year’s most important opportunity for our clients and partners to gain a new perspective on ways to meet their talent management challenges and have a positive impact on business results.

Attendees will be able to connect with peers to discover best practices, hear from industry thought leaders and gain up-to-date insights on new trends. They will also expand their knowledge in technical and industry focused sessions as well as hands-on training.

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