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ASTD 2014 - Free Expo Passes, SAM, ZebraZapps & More!


At ASTD 2014, join more than 9,000 of your learning colleagues from around the globe in Washington, D.C., May 4 - 7, 2014, to share best practices and insights. You'll learn current and future trends, and find out how to apply them on the job to get results. You'll learn from world-renowned thought leaders, and industry luminaries. ASTD 2014 will provide the tools and resources necessary to move you and your organization forward. Learn More & Register ▶

More details on what we have happening at ASTD ICE are below! We hope to see you there!

Free Expo Passes:

If you are in the area and want to drop by and check out the Expo Hall, it’s complimentary―register here! Use invitation code: 1013. 

And don't forget to visit us at Booth 1101 where you can enter to win a free seat in an upcoming ASTD Leaving ADDIE for SAM Mega Workshop and talk to the co-authors of the soon-to-be-released Leaving ADDIE for SAM Field Guide which will be available at the show―pre-order it now!

Leaving ADDIE for SAM

Speaking Events: 

Get the full scoop and applicable hands-on experience with SAM at the two-day workshop. 

Then, hear about the 5 Advantages of SAM over ADDIE from Michael Allen, creator of SAM―The Successive Approximation Model.

Next, learn why it's time we Get Serious About e-Learning at the panel by Michael Allen, Julie Dirksen, and Clark Quinn.

Finally, discover ZebraZapps' authoring prowess for creating serious games! 

ASTD Leaving ADDIE for SAM Mega Workshop
Friday, May 2 - Saturday, May 3 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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ASTD Advanced e-Learning Instructional Design Certificate Program
Friday, May 2 - Saturday, May 3 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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5 Advantages of SAM over ADDIE
Monday, May 5 | 3:00 - 4:15 pm
Speaker: Michael Allen, chairman & CEO
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Getting Serious About e-Learning
Tuesday, May 6 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Speakers: Michael Allen, Julie Dirksen, Clark Quinn
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Discover How to Build Serious e-Learning Games with ZebraZapps
Wednesday, May 7 | 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: Steve Lee, co-founder
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