Celebrate Chicago as a world-class center for elearning. Join hosts ATDChi and STC Chicago at the 12th annual Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase on August 13, 2019, for an exploration of elearning best practices and technology.

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Registration Now Open!

Attendee registration for the 2019 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase is available at the early rate through July 15. Register today to receive the discounted rate and secure a spot at this year's event. Register here.

Check Out Our Session Lineup

We've got a great selection of sessions for this year's Showcase. The day will start with a keynote session by Jonathan Halls, adjunct professor at George Washington University and CEO of Trainer Mojo LLC. Then, you'll be able to choose from 22 breakout sessions presented by 30 speakers in 4 time slots. We'll announce the schedule closer to the event date.

Speaker Proposal Deadline Extended to March 29

If you'd like to submit a proposal to speak at this year's Showcase, you have more time. Speaker proposals are now due Friday, March 29.

You can apply to present a full, 50-minute session or a 5-minute Learning Spark presentation. To learn more, see the Call for Speakers.

We Need You: Volunteer for the 2019 Showcase

Would you like to help shape this year's Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase? Then, join one of our planning committee teams.

The Showcase is run by volunteers, and we have a wide range of positions. You could recruit sponsors and exhibitors, spread the word as part of the marketing team, or provide support with registration, finance, or general management. For more information, see the Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities (PDF) and then complete the volunteer interest form.

2019 Showcase Speakers Wanted

Do you have expertise on using technology to create, enhance, or manage elearning? Perhaps you'd like to share lessons learned from a successful—or challenging—project. Or maybe you have great tips for using a toolset for learning, training, or education initiatives.

Apply to be a speaker for a 50-minute session or a 5-minute Learning Spark presentation. To learn more, see the Call for Speakers. Keep in mind that applications are due by Friday, March 22.

Mark Your Calendar for August 13, 2019!

The 2019 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase will be held on Tuesday, August 13 at the Northern Illinois University Naperville Conference Center. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for announcements about registration rates and the call for speakers in the coming months.

Join Our LinkedIn Group

Consider joining our LinkedIn Group. Connect with Showcase attendees and continue to network with industry professionals throughout the year.

Thanks for a Great 2018 Event!

Thanks to our attendees, speakers, sponsors, and volunteers for making the 11th annual Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase a success. We hope to see you again in 2019!

About the Showcase

Since our first event in 2008, the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase has earned the enthusiastic praise of attendees and presenters alike. We will gather again this summer to celebrate the evolution of learning technologies.

The Showcase provides a full day of presentations with an emphasis on the role of technology and interactive methods in organizational training. Our speakers explore all aspects of elearning—analysis, instructional design, development tools, virtual instruction, evaluation, social and interactive applications, mobile learning, rapid elearning, and more.

Who Attends?

Anyone who wants to experience the latest elearning technology platforms, tools, and delivery methods. If you attend the Showcase, you will have an opportunity to network with a wide variety of industry professionals, including