DATE CORRECTION: eLearning Reimagined: The Secret to Maximizing Learning Engagement and Retention

eLearning Reimagined:

The Secret to Maximizing Learning Engagement and Retention

Date: Friday October 20, 2017

Time: 8:30 - 10:00 A.M. (Augmented & virtual reality demonstrations 30 minutes before & after)

PLEASE NOTE: This session will be held in person at Schneider Electric, 200 N. Martingale in Schaumburg AND virtually for those unable to attend in person. Coffee will be served in the room.

In today's ever-evolving workplace, the importance of training has never been greater. Unfortunately, most learning is lost after a few days.

Please join us to learn how leading organizations overcome this challenge by providing content that grabs each learner's attention, allows for experimentation, and exploits the most natural way of learning: playing. For those participating onsite, you will have an opportunity to experience first-hand a sample of TalentQuest's 3D simulations, Augmented Reality, & Virtual Reality solutions designed to transform passive learners into active participants.

Our Speakers:

Dr. Bill Thallemer

Dr. Bill Thallemer currently works as an Executive Consultant for TalentQuest. He specializes in Lean Six Sigma, Organizational Change, and Executive Leadership within the verticals of education, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, and oil & gas. He has led healthcare initiatives in interprofessional team based care, patient care transformation, quality & safety, physician innovation, transformative healthcare education, and designed role-based training programs.

Dr. Thallemer holds a Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership and a Master's degree in Education from The University of Mississippi, a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration in Management from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master Certificates in Lean & Six Sigma from Villanova University. He is additionally certified in DISC and CVI assessments.

Jason Wheeler

As a Talent Management and Business Strategist, Jason has years of significant experience collaborating with clients to integrate talent strategies and processes that optimize the effectiveness of their human capital.

In his current role as TalentQuest's Midwest Regional Business Leader, Jason partners with organizations to address their Talent Management, Learning and Succession challenges. Serving as a business advisor he strives to understand an organization's business and financial goals, translate them into pragmatic talent strategies, and inspire individuals and teams to action.

Jason regularly works with senior executives from organizations ranging from Fortune 2000 to Private Equity owned mid-sized companies. With his coaching and leadership background, coupled with his talent management software solutions expertise, he is frequently sought out for consultation on the design of talent management and development solutions.

Jason is a Past President of the Oak Brook, IL SHRM Chapter and continues to serve as a business partner to the Human Resources professional community through volunteer work and association engagement.

Parking & Entrance:

  • Free covered parking is available behind the building.
  • Please do NOT use guest parking spots in the front of the building.
  • Use the covered walkway to get to the building
  • Turn left at the security desk (no need to check in), and go all the way to the end of the hall to find the elevators
  • Go to the 10th floor and use the glass doors with the reception just inside.
  • IMPORTANT: Your name must be on the registration list and you will need a photo ID to be admitted.

Click here for a map to the location.

Must register by 5 PM central time the day before the session. If you are attending virtually, you will receive conference information a few days prior to the event.
Registration Fee $5

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