Established in 2007, the ALT Learning Technologist of the Year Awards celebrate and reward excellent practice and outstanding achievement in the Learning Technology field, and aim to promote intelligent use of Learning Technology on a national scale.

With the increasing use of open standards like HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly, Adobe have recognised that many of the capabilities and functionalities that was provided by the Flash plugin are now being overtakenby these alternatives.  As a result, they have announced the "end of life" for the Flash plugin.

Fosway Group have announced that the HR Realities research is now open for its fifth year giving HR professionals across Europe and the rest of the world, the opportunity to share insights and views with Fosway Group and HR Tech World.

Learning Design Live is specifically intended for anyone involved in learning tech design, and is running in conjunction with the World of Learning Conference & Exhibition which is taking place at the NEC in Birmingham on the 17th & 18th October.

Jisc are looking to introduce a new service agreement for institutional use of their Learning Analytics Service, and they are inviting users to review the agreement and provide feedback.

Jiscs' aim is that this new agreement will replace the existing Data Processing Agreement from August 2017.

Building on their belief that open source principles can enhance and reshape organisational cultures, the Open Organization Ambassadors have launched their Open Orginazation Maturity Model.

A two-day conference from Venture Marketing Group, World of Learning is aimed at senior L&D professionals.  The Conference this year will take place at NEC Birmingham on 17th & 18th October.

World of Learning presents L&D professionals with an opportunity to share experiences and learn from others how to best overcome the hurdles and ensure you're delivering the solutions the business needs to stay ahead.