714 Roadmap for the xAPI: Questions and Answers
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Friday, October 31
The Experience API is still an emerging technology. While the specification has matured over the last few years, most organizations approach xAPI conversation with more questions than answers.
In this session you will join a no-holds-barred Q&A exploring all aspects of the past, present, and future of the Experience API. You will learn about the IEEE group that is taking the xAPI into international industry standardization. You will discuss who’s doing what with the technology and what the roadmap looks like for the next several years. The greatest value of the session comes from the questions that are asked from the audience, so be sure to bring your questions with you to the session.
In this session, you will learn:
- How the xAPI is evolving
- How organizations are adding the xAPI to their strategy
- What the future of the xAPI holds
- Answers to your burning xAPI questions
Novice to advanced project managers, managers, directors, and VPs.
discussed in this session:
Aaron Silvers, the manager of analytics at Elsevier, taught himself to create interactive learning experiences with Macromedia (now Adobe) Flash for clients including the National Football League, ultimately working with Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) and contributing to the Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM). As the lead content developer, Aaron prototyped content examples used around the world and across the eLearning industry. An early adopter of emerging technologies, Aaron enjoys the variety of challenges in connecting people to knowledge and to each other. Aaron consults on how technologies enable and accelerate formal, experiential, and social learning.