Corporate Learning Week

March 23 - 26, 2020 | Austin,TX


SVP Global Learning & Organizational Development Epsilon

Mike is currently the SVP, Global Learning and Development, at Epsilon.  His employer is a 9,000 associate, data management firm that is a subsidiary of Publicis Groupe, one of the world’s largest advertising and communications companies.  Epsilon specializes in CRM, data analytics, and online marketing.  They employ over 3000 data scientists.  Their clients include over 1,200 corporations and organizations, including many of the Fortune 100.  Mike reports to the Chief People Officer, and is responsible for learning (technical and soft skill), organizational development, talent management, and compliance training.  

Prior to Epsilon, he had a variety of HR roles to include VP, L&D in a private equity backed healthcare company, and senior director and director roles in healthcare and healthcare consulting.  Mike began his career in the private sector as a consultant with IBM Global Business Services where his clients included BP, American Airlines, Cisco Systems, and Herman-Miller.  Before joining IBM, he spent 12 years in the U.S. Army in a variety of manager roles, culminating as an instructor and

Pre-Conference Workshop Day: Tuesday, 24 March 2020

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

8:30 AM Learning Analytics: Demonstrating the ROI of Learning Initiatives

Five areas that are measurable when it comes to learning, training and development include quality, effectiveness, business impact, behavior change and job results. Yet, collecting the data that shows learning directly improves business results or helps an organization grow from its inception is a little more challenging.

Learning Objectives:
Insight Segment
Examine how various industries are determining goals and demonstrating learning ROI

Scaling Segment
Identify strategies to measure whether training was impactful within days, weeks or months

Roadmap Segment
Develop a roadmap for expanding measurement and quantifying the impact of learning

Accountability Pair-Up
During this time participants will be paired with an accountability partner to set an accountability meeting to stay on track when it comes to developing better ROI for their learning initiatives.

Main Conference Day Two: Thursday, 26 March 2020

Thursday, March 26th, 2020

11:15 AM Mindset Renewal in Today’s Disruptive Environment: How This is Everything in Corporate Learning

Carol Dweck stormed onto the scene a couple of years ago stating that mindset permeates through every aspect of our life, and that those with a fixed-mindset don’t easily allow for a change of course. Today’s corporate learning environment is no different.

  • Explore how the mindset of today’s instructional designer has to evolve to be more personalized
  • Evaluate current mindset challenges and opportunities for change
  • Divide into groups groups and build a roadmap systemic mindset change at every level of the training organization

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining MICHAEL.

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