Learning Technology Program to Host Talk on ‘Emerging Technologies’ St. Thomas Newsroom April 13, 2012 Steve Nguyen from Yammer will lead a discussion on “Emerging Technologies for Learning and Development Professionals” at the Digital Learning Forum’s monthly presentation on Monday, April 16.Steve NguyenThe presentation and discussion will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Room 117, McNeely Hall. Guests can arrive at 6:15 p.m. to network with other professionals in the Twin Cities area. The event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.ProgramDiscover emerging technologies that are available for learning and development professionals. From tablets to phones to social media, keeping track of new resources can be difficult. See how the technology in mobile devices is advancing and learn about some of the latest trends. Participants will have a chance to discuss opportunities in which these technologies can be incorporated into the future of how people learn and work.Nguyen has more than 10 years of experience working with emerging technologies and implementing them in business settings. He has helped implement new technological approaches to learning, demonstrated an aptitude for explaining technology to people, and leveraged technology to help people connect, share and learn from one another. He recently joined Yammer as a customer success manager.SponsorsThe Digital Learning Forum’s monthly presentation and discussion is sponsored by the Master of Arts in Technology for Learning, Development and Change, and the Graduate Certificate in E-Learning program in the Department of Organization Learning and Development at the University of St. Thomas.