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Building the Future Learning Ecosystem

R&D for Distributed Learning Modernization - informs - Distributed Learning Policy and Technical Guidelines - guides - Implementation Support and Cross-Coordination


xAPI Technical Webinar

Join our speaker, Aaron Silvers of MakingBetter, on 16 Dec. as he guides you through the process of making an xAPI Profile using the xAPI Profile Server.

iFEST 2020: New Features for an Engaging, Interactive Conference Experience

While the live portion is over, you can register and view the live recordings and pre-recorded presentations until 31 December 2020

Thanks to the Canadian ADL Partnership Center and National Defence for offering a French version of the Modernizing Learning book

Latest News

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xAPI Profile Server to Launch in 2021

The ADL Initiative has completed an alpha version of its new xAPI Profile Server and plans to release a forthcoming...

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ICAM for Defense Digital Learning Systems

How many different usernames and passwords do you keep track of? Data-driven services like banking, social media, mobile apps, and...

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ADL Initiative Gears Up for Virtual I/ITSEC 2020

This year’s Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest modeling, simulation, and training event, has switched to...

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In March 2019, Margaret Weichert (left) and Lisa W. Hershman (right) signed an OPM-DoD memorandum of agreement for DoD enterprise digital learning reform

DoD Reform Effort Puts Digital Learning Systems at the Forefront

Today, DoD spends an estimated $500 million a year on digital learning products and services (a figure that doesn’t even...

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Upcoming Events

Nov 30-
Dec 4

vIITSEC changed


Training 2021 Conference & Expo
Virtual and/or Orlando, Florida, USA


cmi5 Update


Learning Analytics & Knowledge (LAK21) Conference
Newport Beach, California, USA



NATO Training Technology Conference (NTTC)
Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA


DADLAC Fall Meeting
In-person tentative


TechLearn 2021 Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA