E-Learning in Retail

  As Head of E-Learning and Knowledge Management at the German supermarket chain real,- SB-Warenhaus GmbH, Olaf Bursian is responsible for implementing an e-learning project for 50,000 employees... Read More

The Expansion of Moodle

Martin Dougiamas, best known for being “the guy who started Moodle”, understands better than most the challenges and opportunities associated with distance learning. Growing up in the remote Australian ... Read More

School Forum to Receive Its Premiere

Building the school of the future: With the new School Forum – the Berlin Forum on Technology and Learning Trends for Schools, OEB aims to create a central meeting point for teachers and headteachers interested... Read More


New Security Learning, a new magazine for trainers and planners in security, defence and emergency services will be launched later this year. It will be distributed to key decision-makers and planners in ma... Read More

All About Generation Y

© OEB 2008 How should we deal with a new generation of learners who grew up with the Internet and who are currently entering our schools, universities and corporate learning centres? Who are they? What ... Read More

Games in E-Learning

Game-based e-learning has reached a new level – this could be one conclusion drawn from this year’s OEB. Looked at as an ideal instrument to manage multifaceted tasks, games have spread even into emotionall... Read More

How to Turn Students Into Producers

  © OEB 2008 Self-organised vocational training can benefit a lot from the possibilities offered by e-learning. Dr Stephanie Merkenich from the Glass Working Technical School, Rheinbach, and Dir... Read More

What Do Baby Boomers Need and Want?

© OEB 2008 “The other 21st century learners” was an issue discussed in a session about Baby Boomers at OEB 2008 – it was considered a “natural” addition to the Generation Y focus of this year’s conferen... Read More