content tracks

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 and development
  • Visual design and animations
  • User experience (UX) design
  • Microlearning
  • Storyboarding and prototyping

Trending Technologies

emerging learning technology
  • Augmented reality
  • Virtual reality
  • Artificial intelligence and chatbots
  • Immersive learning
  • xAPI (experience API)

Technology Strategy for Leaders

management and strategy
  • Modernizing your learning function
  • Moving from training to enablement
  • Adaptive learning
  • Building a learning culture
  • Tech strategy

Mobile & Social

mobile and social learning
  • Social strategy
  • Mobile microlearning
  • Interactive mobile experience
  • Mobile content creation

Platforms & Tools

learning platforms and tools
  • E-Learning authoring tools
  • LMS selection
  • PowerPoint and presentation design
  • Video, podcasts, media development

Serious Games & Simulations

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

Virtual Classroom

virtual classroom learning
  • Facilitation strategies
  • Activities and engagement strategies
  • Virtual classroom platforms
  • Future of virtual training