eLearning Conference

June 20-21, 2017 / Portland, OR

Learn to Inspire
June 20-21, 2017
Portland, OR


Discover how to use eLearning to train employees and your channel. Propel your business with LEAP Ahead. Find out how to inspire your learners – and be inspired in turn by the information and resources at the conference.

The 2-day conference includes more than two dozen sessions led by industry experts on content development, training program management, and training strategy.


Who Should Attend?

Anyone who has a stake in turning learning into a strategic asset for their company.

  • Training content designers and developers
  • Training program managers
  • LMS/training administrators
  • HR, Sales, and Marketing decision-makers



John Cremer

Improvisation Skills Training Expert

When organizations need to do more with less, when teams and leaders want extraordinary results, when innovation is a necessity and not a luxury, then focused training in improvisation makes a big difference – fast. John Cremer is an expert in unlocking creativity with improvisation.

Nicole Legault

Community Manager, Articulate

Stacy Friedman

Instructional Designer, Bonneville Power Administration

Julie Dirksen

Learning Strategist and Instructional Designer, Usable Learning

Juliana Trichilo Cina

Solutions Director, Learnography

Ben Young

Director of Learning Solutions, Lambda Solutions

“Meeting all of the experts in the eLearning community was my favorite part of the Conference.”


Tuesday, June 20

8:00am - 5:00pm

Day 1, BlueVolt User Group Day

If you are a BlueVolt customer or considering becoming a BlueVolt customer, do not miss this informative day! Learn how to get the most out of your BlueVolt-hosted University.

  • BlueVolt LMS Product Roadmap update
  • Analytics & Reporting features
  • Sharing courses with external partners
  • Mobile-optimization
  • Increasing completions through incentives
  • Q&A Sessions with BlueVolt subject matter experts

Wednesday, June 21

8:00am - 6:00pm

Day 2, eLearning Thought Leadership

One full day of sessions lead by industry thought leaders and experts on:

  • Online course creation best practices
  • Learning metrics that matter
  • Learning neuroscience
  • Excelling as a one-person training department
  • Nurturing a culture of learning
  • Creating learning & development strategies
    to drive business growth

Thursday, June 22

8:00am - 6:00pm

Day 3, Workshops Day

If you are coming for Days 1 and 2, stay for Day 3 (FREE) and immerse yourself in hands-on workshops led by BlueVolt subject matter experts. Workshop topics:

User Interface (Sage) Workshop

  • Use the new Draft Category workflow to restructure your current course catalog
  • Apply different block designs to support the intended audience of your various categories
  • Work on setting up a new Home page and theme for your University using the new Sage UI


  • Explore various built in reports available in your University
  • Create scheduled reports that can also be sent automatically to various email addresses
  • Take a look at how your University data looks with our advanced analytics product


  • Quickstart your new University Implementation and set up your group and catalog structure
  • Work though various university setting options available for your University
  • Customize default design and email templates


  • Create a “Course Canvas” outline (defines goals, audience, definition and style of for course development)
  • Create a course asset plan for an custom course
  • Create a standard course survey for courses in your University

Course Creation

  • Create an incentive program
  • Syndicate your courses to your partners
  • Create a course awareness program

Learning & Development Strategy

  • Workshop content TBD


Hotel Monaco Portland
506 SW Washington Street
Portland, OR 97204

Get $50 off your ticket if you register by March 31, 2017