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Mark your calendars now for DevLearn 2017. Join us October 25 – 27, 2017 at The Mirage in Las Vegas!
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DevLearn 2016 Conference & Expo


Creativity is at the heart of innovation. It’s what enables us to harness the possibilities posed by new technologies and produce inventive learning and performance solutions. Creativity can often make the difference between cookie-cutter eLearning and unique and beneficial learning programs. DevLearn 2016 will inspire you to tap into your creativity and take advantage of what technology makes possible for learning today and tomorrow.

Join our industry’s leaders in sparking the creativity that is shaping the future of learning.


Creativity Comes in Many Forms

This year’s keynote lineup examines the many ways creativity influences learning. Our keynote sessions will explore the role creativity plays in storytelling, problem solving, innovation, and more. These sessions are sure to inspire you and spark your creative spirit.

The Magic of Storytelling and Learning

Penn Jillette
Author, Actor, Magician, Entertainer

Creativity and Problem-solving at Pixar

Tony DeRose
Research Group Lead, Pixar Animation Studios

Adaptive Content, Context, and Controversy

Karen McGrane
Managing Partner, Bond Art + Science

Why New Realities Require New Narratives

Maxwell Planck
Technical Founder, Oculus Story Studio

Adobe Learning Summit

Adobe Learning SummitCo-located with DevLearn, the Adobe Learning Summit provides a unique opportunity to connect with leading industry luminaries, eLearning experts, and Adobe product teams as you explore new possibilities and witness innovation in the field of eLearning and mobile learning. Join Adobe in this marquee event and learn how to stay ahead of today’s rapidly evolving learning landscape. The Adobe Learning Summit will leave you richer—in knowledge, insights, and networks.

A Dynamic & Comprehensive Program

At DevLearn you’ll find almost 200 learning activities where you will discover the latest in…

  • Management & Strategy
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Development
  • Instructional Design
  • Mobile
  • Tools
  • Video & Media
  • Games & Gamification
  • Data & Measurement

Pre-conference Certificate Workshops

Pre-conference Certificate Workshops offer skills and knowledge that you can immediately put to work in your organization. Choose from a variety of one-day workshops on Monday and Tuesday, November 14 and 15, all taught by top industry experts and experienced practitioners.

The Spirit of Creativity in Practice

DemoFest gives you the opportunity to explore a variety of technology-based learning projects and talk with the designers and developers who built them.

Hyperdrive is a judged competition designed to showcase the most innovative applications of technology-based learning and performance solutions.

Specialized Focuses

In addition to the great tracks at DevLearn 2016 Conference & Expo, there are a number of specialized sessions curated to help you put your skills into practice immediately.

Receive hands-on training and follow along with the instructor step-by-step.

Explore new ways you can use tools and techniques to create unique solutions.

Learn from your peers as they share problems, solutions, and results.

Build your understanding of how virtual, augmented, and mixed realities can be used in L&D.

Focus on skills that will take your work to new heights.

Get Exclusive Discounts for this Conference!

Save 20% or more on your conference registration and tap into a vast wealth of resources, information, and networking opportunities with an eLearning Guild annual Pro or Plus package.

BEST DEAL: eLearning Guild members with the Premium Package get a full-conference registration and a one-day Certificate Program included in their membership. Learn more.

World’s Largest Learning Technologies Expo

Meet face-to-face with the industry’s leading companies in the Expo hall. Find the tools, technologies, content, and services that you can use to shape the future of learning in your organization.

High-voltage Learning Stages

DevLearn Expo is more than a showcase of exhibitors; it’s also a high-energy setting for five unique learning stages, each exploring a different topic and featuring sessions and speakers that will examine the best practices, hottest topics, and most innovative new ideas in learning.

Location & Lodging

MGM Grand is the headquarters for DevLearn.

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