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Learning Industry Conference Hosted by Association for Talent Development and MediaEdge

Published Tue Nov 10 2020


Unique Virtual Conference Explores What’s Next for Learning Industry in Tech-First World

(Toronto, Canada) November 10, 2020—The Association for Talent Development, the world’s largest membership association dedicated to the learning and development profession, is partnering with MediaEdge to host a first-of-its-kind virtual conference for the Canadian learning industry. The 2020 Learning & Training Conference will commence online December 8-9, 2020.


The 2020 Learning & Training Conference is a unique virtual event with more than 30 sessions that will allow secondary, post-secondary, and corporate L&D professionals to discover and adapt to what’s next for the learning industry in a technology-enabled world.

Attendees will hear from leading experts who will help them tackle this year’s challenges and hone new opportunities by learning how educational institutions and private and public-sector workplaces are transitioning their knowledge and skills to the global digital learning space.

In addition, conference attendees will enjoy:

  • Keynote presentations from four renowned speakers

  • Opportunities to converse with the speakers during Q&A time built into each session and after the sessions

  • Focused technology briefings from leading suppliers

  • Networking and collaborating with colleagues from around the world in virtual chat rooms and virtual discussions

Corporate L&D professionals will benefit from sessions curated by ATD and focused on the challenges and opportunities of preparing the employees for the future of work, including best practices in designing and delivering learning in a virtual classroom.

To learn more about the conference, visit https://www.learningtrainingconference.com/.


About ATD

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is the world’s largest professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees, improve performance, and help to achieve results for the organizations they serve. Originally established in 1943, the association was previously known as the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD).

ATD’s members come from more than 120 countries and work in public and private organizations in every industry sector. ATD supports talent development professionals who gather locally in volunteer-led US chapters and international member networks, and with international strategic partners. For more information, visit td.org.

About MediaEdge

For more than 25 years, MediaEdge has been at the forefront of communication solutions for organizations within a variety of business sectors. We are a leading provider of non-dues revenues for associations offering exceptional no-cost member benefits through various innovative products and services.


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