Kasper Spiro is an influential author and speaker in the e-learning world. He is also the Co-founder and Chief Learning Strategist of Easygenerator.
Kasper has been actively involved in the e-learning industry for more than three decades. He is a leader in various areas of e-learning, including teaching, authoring textbooks, creating e-learning, knowledge management systems, user performance support systems, and e-learning systems.
He is also a brilliant blogger frequently sharing his knowledge and perspective on e-learning, with a mission “to facilitate everybody to capture and share their knowledge”.
Laura Overton is an international speaker, author, and facilitator, positioning her as an essential figure in the e-learning industry in the UK.
Without a doubt, Laura is a change-maker in the e-learning industry. Since 2004, she has engaged in the topic of L&D learning innovation. She wrote and published over 70 research reports and over 300 articles and was instrumental in spearheading a research organization called “Towards Maturity”.
Laura has an entrepreneurial spirit as the founder of Emerging Stronger, an organization dedicated to supporting emerging learning leaders in becoming stronger, smarter, and more prepared to deliver business value in the workplace. She regularly speaks at conferences worldwide and leads masterclasses and webinars to share her findings of L&D learning innovation.
Lori Niles-Hofmann is a Senior Learning Strategist with over 25 years of experience in learning and development. She has also hosted a webinar with Easygenerator. Lori specializes in large-scale, digital learning transformations. She is highly passionate about helping organizations navigate the ambiguity of change.
She has developed data-based methodologies and frameworks that can enable Learning and Development (L&D) teams to transition from a business support role to a strategic business driver.
In addition to Senior Learning Strategist and speaker, Lori is the author of Data-Driven Learning Design, a handbook for professionals on how to use data to make more effective and fast instructional design decisions.
She is also active on her personal blog where she shares valuable thoughts on digital learning through storytelling.
Matt Ash is the Director of Learning & Performance at Media Zoo, a multi-award-winning creative communications agency in the UK.
His perspectives on e-learning are highly innovative and rooted in practice. He authored an article on LinkedIn about L&D, sharing his creative insights into the world of e-learning.
He is unquestionably one of the emerging forces in the world of e-learning, and likely will continue to deliver unique knowledge into the field.
Megan Torrance is the CEO of Torrance Learning and a specialist in e-learning, webcasting, and online training design and delivery. Megan has more than twenty years of experience optimizing processes, implementing changes, and providing learning opportunities for employees.
She is also the author of Agile for Instructional Designers, a book that provides project management methods to L&D professionals. Additionally, Megan hosted a podcast in 20221, where she discussed data-driven learning, the adoption of xAPI in the learning sector, and the role of women in L&D.
Nick Shackleton-Jones is a revolutionary thought leader, author, and conference speaker with over 20 years of experience in the corporate learning sector. He is also the founder and CEO of Shackleton Consulting.
He is one of the leaders whose goal is to develop L&D practically. In his book How People Learn, he introduces L&D professionals to the 5Di approach to building effective training programs and learning experiences in a user-centered way.
He has won multiple awards for people development strategy, innovation, and learning content. Notably, Nick was also the winner of the Learning & Performance Institute for Services to the Learning Industry in 2017.
Nigel Paine is a change-focused leader in corporate learning with over two decades of experience. He has developed learning software and multi-media materials, focusing on enhancing human potential through learning technology, organizational development, leadership, and creativity.
He formerly served as the Head of L&D operation at BBC. After leaving BBC, he established a company focusing on developing effective workplaces through the promotion of learning, innovation, and value-based leadership.
Nigel has authored and edited 8 books, over 100 articles, and white papers for international publications focusing on leadership, learning, and technology.
He is also a well-known presenter who regularly speaks at conferences and Learn Now TV. You can check out his webpage to learn more about his work.
Dr. Will Thalheimer
Dr. Will Thalheimer is an influential author, speaker, consultant, and innovative thinker in the L&D field. He joined TiER1 Performance as the Principal in 2021.
For over 25 years, Dr. Thalheimer has been a leader in the research-to-practice movement of L&D. He publishes extensive research-to-practice reports to offer his in-depth understanding of how organizations function, how businesses run, and how people may thrive in today’s fast-paced ecosystems.