We are thrilled to be working with the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) again this year. Our involvement in the past has been nothing but positive and we are confident it will continue
Long Island, N.Y. (PRWEB) December 17, 2008
CERTPOINT, a leading global provider of corporate training software and solutions, today announced their participation as a Gold Sponsor of the ASTD TechKnowledge 2009 Conference and Exposition on January 28-30, 2009 at the Rio All Suites Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. ASTD TechKnowledge showcases the latest features, best practices and learning technology available in the e-Learning industry.
As a Gold Sponsor of ASTD TechKnowledge, CERTPOINT will join over 1,400 attendees and 50 exhibitors in educational programs, demonstrations, workshops and a collection of the best and most innovative technologies offered in e-Learning. An annual event since 2001, this year's ASTD TK show will offer new features such as a Learning Technologies 101 Webinar designed to give the basic concepts and grounding for sessions during the show, an Advanced Practitioners Preconference Workshop and a number of educational sessions during the show.
ASTD TK 2009 will offer a series of educational tracks, general sessions, creation stations and learning labs for both the novice and experienced learning professional. New in 2009, TK will hold four sessions on Wednesday, January 28 and Thursday, January 29 titled Professional Development, all intended to enhance personal career goals and achievements in the workplace.
During the show, Senior Sales Executives, Greg Bashar and Stuart Okmin of CERTPOINT will host a demonstration session entitled "The Benefits of Using a Fully Integrated Learning Technology Suite." To take place on Thursday, January 29 at 12:30PM in the Exhibitor Demo Area 1, members of the CERTPOINT team will discuss the benefits of using a fully-integrated learning platform. They will speak on how one solution can streamline the integration process and allow for the delivery, management and tracking of all aspects of people development.
Many workshops and sessions have been expanded and updated from last year's ASTD TechKnowledge 2008 hosted in San Antonio, Texas. Included are Measuring Learning Results: Research Insights for Better Evaluation Design, based on a recent research report and recent research surveying e-learning professionals, and Facilitation Skills for E-Trainer, designed to help improve learner retention and increase participation.
"We are thrilled to be working with the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) again this year. Our involvement in the past has been nothing but positive and we are confident it will continue," said Brian D. Baloga, Senior Vice President of Sales of CERTPOINT.
CERTPOINT provides an all-in-one software suite to manage talent, deliver knowledge, and track business results. Global leaders like Toyota, Honda, and Black & Decker use CERTPOINT's technology to arm their employees and partners with the knowledge they need to win and retain customers. CERTPOINT helps more people in more places easily gain knowledge faster with measurable business results. Founded in 1996, CERTPOINT is used by more than 1,000 businesses in over 35 countries and languages to deliver knowledge beyond the organization deep into sales and service channels. Please visit http://www.certpointsystems.com.
CERTPOINTVLS TM is a global learning technology solution that puts talent and knowledge to work throughout the organization and extended enterprise to increase and measure performance on the job for stronger business results. The suite integrates Learning Management (LMS), Content Management, Competency Management and Collaboration into a seamless learning system for creating, managing, delivering and tracking all online learning activities.
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ASTD (American Society for Training & Development) is the world's largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ASTD's members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in 134 U.S. chapters, 26 Global Networks, and 12 Global Partners. Members work in thousands of organizations of all sizes, in government, as independent consultants, and suppliers.
ASTD started in 1943. In recent years, ASTD has widened the profession's focus to link learning and performance to individual and organizational results, and is a sought-after voice on critical public policy issues.
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