The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a UN specialized agency, established by States in 1944 to manage the administration and governance of the Convention on International Civil Aviation (Chicago Convention). ICAO works with the Convention’s 192 Member States and industry groups to reach consensus on international civil aviation Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) and policies in support of a safe, efficient, secure, economically sustainable and environmentally responsible civil aviation sector.
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The European Airline Training Symposium (EATS) supported by EASA is the leading aviation training event for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. This annual conference and tradeshow specialising in aviation training and simulation brings together the industry’s leading professionals to promote safety and share best practice in pilot and cabin crew training.
The APATS is the largest and most influential aviation training event in the Asia Pacific Region. This annual conference and tradeshow brings together senior training professionals and subject matter experts from around the world to share safety and best practice in pilot, cabin crew and maintenance training. APATS offers unrivalled opportunities to meet with your peers from the senior echelons of the international airline training community, to discuss the latest training issues and consider and learn how others have addressed and resolved these scenarios.
WATS is the world’s largest gathering of aviation training professionals serving airlines, regulators, training providers and training industry with more than 1,200 expected from 50+ countries expected. WATS offers a relaxed yet professional environment conducive to developing new and building existing business relationships. WATS offers unrivalled opportunities to meet with your peers from the senior echelons of the international airline training community, to discuss the latest training issues and consider and learn how others have addressed and resolved these scenarios.
The Asian Aviation Education and Training Symposium (AAETS) will provide a forum to discuss the best practical applications and future developments in aviation training and technology in a Korean, regional and global context.
AAETS will explore the evolution in technology and how the airline industry and the world’s leading Korean IT industry is providing adapted training for new entrants and experienced operators alike.
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The Irish Conference on Game Based Learning (iGBL), formerly Irish Symposium on Game-Based Learning, now in its sixth year, provides a forum for all stakeholders interested in exchanging ideas, projects, and best practice on the use of games and game-based approaches to support motivation, learning, and change. It is a forum for like-minded people ( i.e., students, teachers, researchers, or companies) to meet and share this enthusiasm for this platform.
The 1st International Workshop on Gamification and Games for Learning (GamiLearn’17) in conjunction with CIVE’17, is being held on June 5-6, 2017 in Tenerife, Spain. The inclusion of game-like experiences during the design process of learning experiences has been tried and tested as a means to engage students. This approach can be applied either by considering game design principles in the course structure layout (i.e gamification) or directly using games as discrete learning resources.
May 3, 2017 – WATS2017, Orlando, Florida - CEO Thomas K Vaidhyan speaks on how our data driven, personalized immersive training methodologies are being further enhanced with AI and machine learning and moving from formative, diagnostic and summative to predictive and prescriptive feedback, evidenced by their application in a variety of simulations of real life situations that helicopter aviation professionals face on a day to day basis.
School of Management Studies (SMS) is one of the Pioneer University Management Departments in the Country moulding managers for mankind by inculcating the spirit of learning in the students through a pedagogy befitting the best management programme to equip them to face the challenges of the business world. The students are inspired to uphold common interests above personal interest. Our students, who are drawn from various disciplines and diverse background, have acquired the skills to adapt to circumstances. SMS boasts of an excellent placement record by attracting top corporations. The excellent performance of our Alumni in various professional fields is the indicator of the quality of SMS.
A unique event wherein the best and brightest technology leaders, emerging companies and startups congregate. Its a great time to be a Product Entrepreneur in India with the buzz in domestic markets, increased interest in Indian start-ups by overseas investors and with many fold improvement in infrastructure.
TechBreakfast, a monthly breakfast started in the DC / Baltimore region, but now spreading throughout the world where entrepreneurs, techies, developers, designers, business people, and interested people see showcases on cool new technology in a demo format and interact with each other . “Show and Tell for Adults” is what we usually say. No boring presentations or speakers who drone on. This is a “show and tell” format where we tell people to show me, don’t tell me about the great things they are working on.
Gamification takes something that already exists – such as a website or an enterprise application and integrates game mechanics into it to add value to a business. Often based on Bayesian & mathematical/statistical modeling at the back-end, games can augment strategic decision making or replicate multivariate outcomes in role playing environments.
July 16th, 2015 - Research Triangle Park, “The Frontier” - RTP 180 | Gaming - CEO Thomas K Vaidhyan Speaks on Serious Gaming, 3D Immersive Learning & using Embedded Performance Assessments for Formative feedback and accurate measure of skills/competencies.
Nov 15th, 2011 - Uppsala - Swedish University of agricultural Sciences - CEO Thomas K Vaidhyan gives Guest Lecture on Next Generation Collaborative Blended Learning at the Workshop on Planning education Adaptation to Global Environmental Change : Challenges and Responsibilities.
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London School of Management and Science (LSMS) is a BAC-accredited, dynamic and fast-growing college located in Central London offering a range of Postgraduate and Undergraduate programmes in Business Management, Marketing, Accounting and Health Care.All their courses are designed in such a way that they give you the opportunity to progress along the academic ladder within a shorter timeframe than what would be required in the conventional route.Students who enrol on one of the University programmes get all privileges of being a University student right from the start of their course. Along with a college ID card, students get a University id card and access to all the offline and online learning resources of the University.
iNACOL is a nonprofit organization with the mission to drive the transformation of education systems and accelerate the advancement of breakthrough policies and practices to ensure high-quality learning for all.
The Serious Play Conference, now in our 8th year, is a leadership conference for professionals who embrace the idea that games can revolutionize learning. Speakers, who come from all parts of the globe, share their experience creating or using games in the corporation, classroom, healthcare institution, government and military and offer tips on how to move game-based education programs ahead. At Serious Play, attendees listen, share and participate actively in informal sessions dedicated to the discussion of the future of serious games.
14 April 2011 - Gov. Perdue round table discussion - CEO, Thomas K Vaidhyan is one amongst 9 state business executives representing NCBCE at Gov. Beverley Perdue's roundtable discussion on Public Education, Business & North Carolina's future.
While Simulation based training, since its inception as a DOD recruitment tool in the late 90s, has been research proven extensively to be extremely powerful in learning & training, there are still some areas where we can potentially push that 90% retention to a 100% !
As the premier tech event in the Southeast, the CED Tech Venture Conference reflects the vibrant entrepreneurial community that exists in one of the nation’s rising technology hubs, attracting over 800 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders and domain experts from across the nation.
On May 5, 2015, the National Board of Medical Examiners will complete 100 years of service to the public and the health professions. The NBME plans to celebrate this milestone with a yearlong series of activities that will honor its past and look toward its future. The centennial year will open with NBME’s 100th Annual Meeting in April 2014 and will conclude with an invitational conference in May 2015. The invitational conference will focus on NBME’s future by featuring presentations of the finalists selected from the NBME Centennial Prize Competition.