EME102 Augmented Reality Applications for Workplace Learning

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Wednesday, November 16

Expo Hall—Emerging Tech Stage

You live in a world of dynamic and interactive multimedia. Why, then, are you still subjecting your learners to static and one-dimensional training materials? Augmented reality is now an affordable technology that can be easily integrated into your learning content to provide immediate context at the moment of need.

In this session, you will build a better understanding of augmented reality (AR) and discover its evolution into workplace learning. Explore affordable out-of-the-box solutions that you can implement today in your L&D space, from new-hire orientations to general training. This session will equip you with valuable tips and tricks to augment any learning experience.

In this session, you will learn:

  • About the concept of augmented reality and its application in training environments
  • About several easy-to-apply AR solutions
  • About the various uses of AR for L&D

Novice designers and managers.

Technology discussed in this session:
Augmented reality apps Zappar, Layar, and Blippar.

Alexander Salas

Learning Experience Designer


Alexander Salas is an instructional systems developer and learning experience designer with 14 years of experience specializing in the blend of learning technologies and gamification for performance outcomes. Since 2007, Alex has worked in every facet of corporate learning and performance enablement for Fortune 100 enterprises such as Philips, Centene Corporation, and Dell Technologies. He's the owner of StyleLearn, an eLearning design firm helping clients of all sizes. He's also the chief of awesomeness at eLearning Launch, the online academy for digital learning professionals.

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