202 How to Prepare Your Company for New Technologies

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Thursday, July 28

There will almost always be challenges while trying to introduce or learn a new technology. Some people are open to change while others are not, but you need to get everyone on board for a technology rollout to be successful. That doesn’t just happen; successful technology roll outs require a plan. 

In this session you will learn the steps needed to build a successful implementation plan. You will  explore a framework to use when investigating, selecting, and implementing new technologies, and learn from examples and checklists of successful enterprise implementations.  

In this session you will learn: 

  • How to investigate technologies that will solve problems for your company 

  • How to assemble the right implementation team 

  • Why a pilot program is the key to success 

  • How to launch and fine-tune your program 

Session Takeaway: Attendees will receive a checklist of best practices to apply in their own work.

Debbie Richards


Creative Interactive Ideas

Debbie Richards, the president of Creative Interactive Ideas, was named one of the most influential people in corporate eLearning. She works with organizations to design, develop, and deliver immersive learning programs with measurable impact. Passionate about working with and mentoring other learning professionals, Debbie is the president of the ATD Houston Chapter and a past ATD national adviser for chapters. She is the author of Seeing the Possibilities With Augmented Reality, an ATD TD at Work publication.

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