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ORLANDO, FL, October 26, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- On October 24th, 2017 Riptide Software announced that Nick Washburn, Riptide Software's Learning Division Director, will be speaking at an educational session titled, "xAPI for Dummies" at the ATD 2018 International Conference and Exposition in San Diego, CA. The ATD International Conference is the largest event for talent development professionals worldwide. Former president, Barack Obama, will be featured for this event as the keynote speaker.
There is a barrier that exists in many organizations with the ability to gain and measure insight into informal learning. This type of learning is also known as self-directed learning, and may take place anywhere digitally outside of the "traditional" deliveries of training. The Experience API (xAPI) conquers this barrier by providing activity stream data about anything a user may be experiencing digitally. Nick Washburn's speaking session will revolve around this topic and how learning practitioners can begin using xAPI in their organizations to get a holistic view of formal and informal learning.
The ATD International Conference will take place on May 6 - 9, 2018.
About Riptide Software - Learning
The Riptide Learning Division brings the Riptide Elements product line of learning solutions to the modern enterprise: Storepoints xAPI-Conformant LRS, Waypoints In-line Training Software, and Learnpoints Adaptive Learning Courseware. Elements is a scalable, and configurable platform of learning solutions that works seamlessly with existing enterprise software systems in a non-disruptive way. All products are also backwards compatible to Legacy systems. Riptide Learning team members are active participants in the community developing xAPI--the standard in modern learner experience tracking.
About ATD International Conference and Exposition
The ATD International Conference & Exposition is the largest event for talent development professionals worldwide. It will provide you with the knowledge, strategies, and solutions you need to effectively train and develop talent. You'll gain insights into the latest trends, best practices, and new solutions for designing, delivering, implementing, and measuring learning programs.
Further information on Riptide can be found at: https://learning.riptidesoftware.com/
Technology Resources and Riptide's CEO, Philip Loeffel, are available for interview.
Please contact Christy Puller, 407-542-7675.
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