405 Wearable Learning: Connecting People to Capability

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Thursday, November 17

Emerging Tech


How will the connected learning landscape shift when cognitive technology takes over? Connected print technologies, extreme wearables, and device-to-device, machine-to-machine communication will transform the way a learner interacts with content, changing everything about the ecosystem of learning.

In this highly interactive session, find out more about what the wearable future holds, and the new ways people can literally hold connected learning in their hands, minds, and bodies. Learn about the business landscape, the emerging technology capabilities, and the implications for instructional design and delivery. It’s a new world where what you wear enables what you learn. Are you ready?

In this session, you will learn:

  • About the business landscape for wearable and connected learning
  • About emerging technology capabilities
  • About the application of wearable learning to workplace instructional design and delivery

Novice and intermediate designers, developers, project managers, managers, directors, and senior leaders (VP, CLO, executive, etc.).

Technology discussed in this session:
Virtual reality and Ericsson Connected Print.

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Vidya Krishnan

Head of Competence & Capability Consulting and Education


Vidya Krishnan is the head of competence and capability consulting and education for Ericsson North America. She has responsibility and a deep passion for transforming how Ericsson creates capability for its customers and their workforces. Vidya has over 20 years of experience in the telecom and IT industry, spanning AT&T, Nortel, and Ericsson. She holds a BS degree from Princeton and an MS degree from Stanford in electrical engineering, with a specialization in sustainability. She and her team are dedicated to transforming how, where, and when effective learning takes place in a networked society.

Diogo Julio

Portfolio Lead, Competence & Capability Consulting

Ericsson North America

Diogo Julio is a portfolio lead for competence and capability consulting with Ericsson North America. He is also a sought-after consultant, learning leader, instructor, and subject matter expert. Diogo has extensive experience with driving higher capabilities and performance excellence in the teams he works with, drawing on a variety of experiences with Ericsson’s mobile broadband technology portfolio.

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