Virtual Perspectives 2019

Taking an Agile Approach to Learning and Development

Thursday, June 27 | 11:00 a.m. ET

Borrowed from the software industry, an agile approach to Learning & Development enables organizations to create a nimble model for quickly and continuously making incremental improvements to their Learning & Development approach. Taking an agile approach can bring forth results such as increase in value for the business and drive further learner engagement.

In this session, Skillsoft consultants will discuss this methodology and its observed effectiveness in numerous organizations. Participants in this session will walk away with ideas they can implement within their organization.


Presenter


FY20-Speaker Photo-Derek Blake.pngDerek Blake
Senior Director, Global L&D
PSAV



At PSAV, Derek Blake serves as Director, Global Learning and oversees the company’s global learning efforts, which are designed to develop team members while maximizing business results. As PSAV grows, the Global Learning team seeks to understand both our internal and external customers and develop strategies to provide the right learning to the customer at the right time.


About PSAV

Since 1937, PSAV has been connecting and inspiring people around the globe with impactful meeting and event experiences. Working closely with our customers, our talented professionals deliver strategic planning, creative production, advanced technology and staging services to make dynamic and impactful meetings and events of all sizes – always with an unwavering focus on you.

Our experienced professionals are passionate about successful events, and take the time to learn about you and your goals. That close working relationship, along with our vast resources and ready-for-anything approach, gives you the peace of mind that PSAV can help create a unique event tailored to realize your vision and achieve your goals.

We’ve earned a reputation for providing reliable, world-class service. It’s earned us the privilege of supporting more than 1,000 meeting planners and event organizers each day. We’re proud of our long-term relationships and position as the trusted, on-site provider of choice at more than 1,500 leading hotels, resorts, convention centers and sports/entertainment venues around the world.
Our global footprint in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico, Europe and the Middle East, along with our 40+ production branches, allows us to produce inspiring events anywhere you want to be.