TechKnowledge is ATD’s e-learning and learning technology conference. For more than 20 years, TechKnowledge has provided practical insights to help e-learning professionals expand their skills and prepare for the future. TechKnowledge has more than 125 education sessions across seven tracks, including 60-minute concurrent sessions and two-hour hands-on sessions. Whether you want to hone your fundamental e-learning design skills, build your learning technology strategy, or get more information on emerging trends like virtual and augmented reality, TechKnowledge has information- packed sessions where you’ll gain knowledge you can apply right away. The seven content tracks are e-learning, emerging technologies, management and strategy, mobile and social, platforms and tools, serious games and simulations, and virtual classrooms.


  • E-Learning Design
  • E-Learning Development
  • E-Learning Evaluation
  • Microlearning
  • Storyboarding and Prototyping

Emerging Technologies

emerging learning technology
  • Augmented Reality
  • Virtual Reality
  • Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots
  • Big Data and Data Visualization
  • Adaptive Learning
  • xAPI (Experience API)

Management & Strategy

management and strategy
  • Moderizing Your Learning Function
  • Learning Ecosystems
  • Implementing Microlearning
  • Content Curation
  • Future of Work and Learning
  • E-Learning Project Management

Mobile & Social

mobile and social learning
  • Social Learning
  • Mobile Design and Development
  • Interactive E-Books
  • Responsive E-Learning

Platforms & Tools

learning platforms and tools
  • E-Learning Authoring Tools
  • HTML5 and JavaScript
  • LMSs
  • PowerPoint and Presentation Design
  • Video and Media Development

Serious Games & Simulations

serious games and training simulations
  • Game Design
  • Gamification
  • Simulations

Virtual Classroom

virtual classroom learning
  • ​Designing Virtual Training
  • Advanced Virtual Training Facilitation Strategies
  • Webinar Activities
  • Virtual Classroom Platforms
  • Designing for Mobile Devices