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Lynda.com Learning Summit, Chicago

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Linkedin Chicago

525 W. Monroe Street

Chicago, IL 60661

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Join us for an exclusive, invitation-only Lynda.com Learning Summit with LinkedIn academic leaders and the Lynda.com Academic Team.

Thursday, April 20
LinkedIn Chicago, 525 W. Monroe St.

We want forward-thinking leaders like yourself to share best practices with your peers, and to leave inspired and equipped with practical knowledge you can use at your institution.

This invitation includes complimentary registration, because your insights into learning, academic institutional change, and higher education are an invaluable part of our partnership.

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Barbara Oakley (http://barbaraoakley.com/), author of Mindshift: Break Through Obstacles to Learning and Discover Your Hidden Potential, will kick off the morning session.

Barbara will share her views on:

  • Mindshift - what it means and why its important

  • The art and science of how we learn

  • Future trends in education

Interactive panels and small group breakout discussions will cover:

  • Hearing top Lynda.com authors’ valuable insights into on-demand learning

  • Creating learner-driven cultures

  • Measuring the impact of data-driven informal learning and knowledge

  • Engaging learners across an organization

  • Bridging the skills gap

  • Learning about LyndaCampus success stories and best practices

Wrap up the day with a look toward the future of Lynda.com, covering what’s next for our content roadmap as well as our integration with LinkedIn.

To ensure this is a valuable experience for you, we will be tailoring the content for the Learning Summit around presentations and panels made by you and your peers.

FAQs

What is a Lynda.com Learning Summit?

A Learning Summit is an opportunity for Lynda.com, a LinkedIn Company, to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful. We want to make continuous learning accessible to all, anytime and anywhere. Each summit session is designed to be collaborative and inclusive, enabling participants to discuss challenges, push boundaries, and share their visions with a small working group of peers as well as the Lynda.com Academic Team.

Why attend the Lynda.com Learning Summit?

We invite you to attend to interact with fellow academic leaders, explore trends, and share feedback. Lynda.com and LinkedIn are committed to ensuring that academic administrators, staff, faculty, and students have the learning tools they need. Attending this exclusive summit supports this vision.

Do I need to register for one of the Lynda.com Learning Summits to attend?

Yes. RSVP by April 3 to receive a complimentary registration for the Chicago Learning Summit on April 20.

If for some reason you’re unable to attend but feel another colleague at your institution would benefit, pass along the name and email of that person to Laurie Burruss, Education Innovation Advisor at lburruss@linkedin.com. We’ll be glad to send that person an invitation.

What is the attire for the event?

Business casual is appropriate.

What about food, travel and lodging?

All meals will be provided the day of the Learning Summit. Below is a recommended hotel within walking distance of the LinkedIn office hosting your event. Travel to and from the event is your responsibility.

Discounted room block with limited availability:

W Chicago City Center
172 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL 60603
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1702069049&key=255CC809
$229/night

Reservation Deadline: March 20 @5pm CST

  • Includes FREE internet access

  • Reference Code: Lynda.com Learning Summit

  • Need help with travel, contact Eli Britton ebritton@linkedin.com

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