Elliott Masie is a provocative, engaging, and entertaining futurist, analyst, and speaker. He enjoys topics related to learning, technology, data, and workplace performance. Elliott has varied feelings about big data; he is simultaneously intrigued, challenged, excited, and concerned about how big data will be experienced by employees, citizens, and organizations. He is the editor of Learning TRENDS by Elliott Masie, an Internet newsletter read by more than 52,000 business executives worldwide, and is a regular columnist in several publications. He hosts an annual learning conference each fall, bringing together thousands of learning professionals to benchmark and collaborate on the rapidly changing world of learning and workplace performance.
For almost four decades, Elliott’s focus has been the evolution of learning, including the use of technology for knowledge, learning, and collaboration throughout organizations. He is acknowledged as the first analyst to use the term e-learning in the 1990s, and he has been on the forefront of social, mobile, and video-based learning experiments.