Learning’s Leaders

Building an expert industry workforce is why SCTE•ISBE exists. That’s why the Society is building an all-star roster of learning experts for the Learning & Development and ROI Experience at SCTE•ISBE Cable-Tec Expo® 2018.

The Society is pleased to announce that the L&D and ROI Experience is being chaired by Rick Perry, Director, Field Operations Curriculum Management, Charter Communications.


Tuesday, October 23

Panel Discussion: “Vision of the Future of Technical Training and Education”

Tuesday, October 23
2:15 PM–2:45 PM
Exhibit Hall, Innovation Theater

Key industry leaders will offer insights about their learning strategies. Come familiarize yourself with top organizational best practices, where companies are situated now, what their goals are, and their roadmaps to success. Bloomsburg (Pa.) University’s Jessica Briskin, Ph.D. will facilitate an astute group comprising Tom Adams of Charter, Dr. Martha Soehren of Comcast, and Walter Landry of Cox.


Wednesday, October 24

Breakfast/Networking/Gallery Walk

Wednesday, October 24
7:30 AM– 8:30 AM

Get your Wednesday at Expo started early and started right. Breakfast is served with a heaping side order of valuable networking opportunities. During this time, you will also be able to see how various organizations have leveraged technology to improve the performance of their learners.


Workshop: “Modernization of Learning Through Technology”

Wednesday, October 24
8:30 AM–11:15 AM

Where is learning technology headed? This workshop of experts—including Bloomsburg’s Jessica Briskin, Ph.D. and The Gronstedt Group’s Anders Gronstedt, Ph.D.—will be both reflective and forward thinking as it delves into the evolution and future of technology beyond AR and VR. Learn how you can use these technologies in your organization to enhance engagement, improve performance, and help your company achieve its goals.


Thursday, October 25

Panel Discussion: “Future of Technical Training/Education and You”

9:30 AM–10:00 AM
Exhibit Hall, Innovation Theater

Come hear leading learning experts from Latin American providers share where we are as an industry, where we’re going, and how we are going to get there.


CORTEX® Lounge

Tuesday, October 23 | 11:30 AM–5:30 PM
Wednesday, October 24 | 1:00 PM–5:30 PM
Thursday, October 25 | 9:00 AM–1:00 PM
Exhibit Hall, CORTEX® Lounge

The CORTEX® Lounge will immerse its visitors in all things CORTEX®, the Society’s one-of-a-kind Expert Development System (EDS). CORTEX® is the educational embodiment of a key SCTE•ISBE role—as the applied science partner implementing training and information supporting new technologies developed by CableLabs®. The centerpiece of CORTEX® is the must-see VirtuLearn™, the four-pronged platform that promotes learning that sticks and keeps cable’s technical workforce up to date and prepared for what’s next in technology.

Still More to Experience

SCTE•ISBE will present its Excellence in Learning and Development Award during the Annual Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, October 24 at 11:30 AM at Cable-Tec Expo®. Come give the industry’s training trendsetter for 2018 his or her just recognition!

Additionally, step right up to a special area designated for L&D in the Exhibit Hall where opXL, CSG, and other vendors in the learning space will showcase their leading products and services.

Stay tuned for further developments in the Learning & Development and ROI Experience at Cable-Tec Expo®!

REGISTER TODAY! For an expo full conference pass and select the box for the L&D Experience.

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Cable-Tec Expo® 2018
Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

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