Celebrate Chicago as a world-class center for elearning. Join hosts ATDChi and STC Chicago at the 11th annual Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase on August 14, 2018, for an exploration of elearning best practices and technology.

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Latest News

Check this page regularly for the latest news about the 2018 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase.

Online Registration Now Closed

Advance registration for the 2018 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase is closed. You may register onsite at the event on Tuesday, August 14. However, we cannot guarantee a lunch for onsite registrants.

Online Registration Ends Soon

Online, advance registration for the 2018 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase ends on August 12. Register today to reserve a spot at this year's event. Register here.

Registration Now Open!

Attendee registration for the 2018 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase is available at the early rate through July 24. 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 keynote speaker David Kelly, Executive Vice President and Executive Director of The eLearning Guild. Then, you'll be able to choose from 22 breakout sessions presented by 34 speakers in 4 time slots. We'll announce the schedule closer to the event date.

Thanks to Chicago ISPI!

The Chicago ISPI chapter has supported the Showcase since the beginning by co-hosting the event, providing amazing volunteers, and encouraging members to attend. Chicago ISPI is now dissolving, but 2018 members are still eligible for the host organization discount for this year's Showcase. Thanks to everyone from Chicago ISPI who has been involved in the Showcase during the last 11 years!

Speaker Proposal Deadline Extended to March 16

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 16.

You have two types of sessions to choose from: 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 2017 Showcase

Would you like to help shape this year's Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase? Opportunities abound.

The Showcase is run by volunteers, and we have a wide range of positions. You could work with the venue and catering, 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.

Mark Your Calendar for August 14, 2018!

The 2018 Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase will be held on Tuesday, August 14 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.

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 will explore all aspects of elearning—instructional design, development tools, media resources, virtual classrooms, 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