Workshop photoBrandon Hall Research is holding professional development workshops on new learning technologies for education and training in a number of locations in 2008:

  • San Francisco, CA: April 21-22
  • Vancouver, BC: Apr. 24-25, 2008
  • Boston, MA: June 26-27, 2008
  • New York, NY: Oct. 23-24, 2008
  • Cambridge, UK: Nov. 24-25, 2008

(The specific locations within these cities will be announced shortly.)

Workshop 1 –Learning Technologies: current practices
(E-learning 1.0 to E-learning 2.0 – what organizations are doing now and how they are making e-learning and learning technologies work.)

Workshop 2 – Learning Technologies to Transform Training
(E-learning 2.0 and beyond – for participants ready to see and implement the next level of e-learning and learning technologies.)

The two workshops will both be about new learning technologies – one focusing on where organizations are now and what they are doing, and one focusing on where organizations are going, highlighting new, emerging technologies for current and future implementations. Each workshop will be limited to 30 participants.

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Rachel Cooke

Chief Operating Officer Rachel Cooke Rachel is responsible for business operations including overseeing client services, research events and project management. Prior to joining Brandon Hall Group, Rachel was the Chief Operating Officer Co-founder of AC Growth. Rachel has over 15 years of experience in sales, marketing, business development, and sales performance management. Prior to AC Growth, she held several senior management roles and was on the leadership team at Bersin & Associates, a pioneer analyst firm in e-learning and now industry leading HR and talent Research Company. In her Senior Director role, Rachel developed the strategy and led the commercial execution of the solution provider vertical, and grew the vertical into the company’s largest market segment. In her role as Director of Sales, Rachel developed and led a team of senior account executives focused on acquiring global strategic accounts. Rachel was solely responsible for developing key business relationships with over ninety companies including industry icons, such as: Adidas, Hewlett-Packard, Toyota, Oracle, Starbucks, Avnet, Boeing, Kaiser Permanente, Safeway Inc., Wells Fargo, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Clorox and Affiliated Computer Services. Rachel began her career in the banking, media and hospitality industries. In these industries, Rachel held several key senior management and executive sales positions. Rachel received a BA in social science and interdisciplinary studies with honors from Florida Atlantic University. Rachel continued her postgraduate education by completing a series of executive management education courses from American Management Association.