Valamis Announces Top Keynote Speaker for the Digital Transformation Forum

Dr. Charles Camarda, a recently retired NASA astronaut and Senior Advisor of Innovation, was announced as the keynote speaker for the Forum organized on June 28 in Amsterdam. Dr. Camarda will share his expertize on the digital transformation of learning in the 21st century.

Amsterdam, 24 June, 2019. Valamis, the global leader in digital learning technologies and workforce development, announced the speakers for the Digital Transformation Forum Amsterdam. The event is headlined by Dr. Charles Camarda, an astronaut with a 45-year career at NASA in engineering development, complex problem solving, and innovation.

Dr. Camarda has been working on the development of innovative ways to solve complex, multi-disciplinary problems using small teams from NASA, the U.S. DoD, industry and academia. He has been teaching Innovative Conceptual Engineering Design (ICED) and revolutionary educational methods to help inspire, motivate and promote STEM education while solving real problems and challenges.

The audience will also hear interesting customer cases including views from Kasper Mönnich, Senior Product Owner at HEMA, who will share his vision on implementing changes within retail sector organizations. Anna Ghelli, Manager of Training Activities at UK-based Copernicus Climate Change Service, is passionate about innovation in training and strives to provide learners with an inspiring experience when approaching online learning, as well as introducing more blended learning.

"We are excited to host this event and these exceptional speakers from the frontlines of learning and innovation. I trust everybody will gather loads of new ideas from the expert presentations as well as from meeting and collaborating with their peers. We can expect great conversations with a full house of experts in learning and development and workforce transformation."
- Chris Göbel, Director, Valamis Benelux

The event is hosted by Valamis and our partner, Liferay.

If you are interested in learning insights on the benefits of proactive retraining and re-skilling and how you can better understand the economics of learning, take a look at Valamis’ latest White Paper on the “Digital Transformation of the Workforce.”

Additional Details

For more information:
Chris Göbel
Director, Valamis Benelux
+31 6 15065227

About Valamis
Valamis is a digital learning company specializing in workforce development. The company develops Valamis - Learning Experience Platform. Valamis' customers are large organizations spanning all industries, but predominantly in finance and insurance, complex manufacturing, and professional services. Headquartered in Joensuu, Finland, Valamis operates internationally with offices in the US, the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, and Russia.

About Valamis - Learning Experience Platform
Valamis LXP is an award-winning platform developed in cooperation with customers. Valamis enables formal, informal, social, and microlearning, content authoring and management tools. Valamis gives users access to in-depth analytics in their learning process by supporting the xAPI standard and a built-in Learning Record Store (LRS). Always utilizing the latest technologies, Valamis brings you a digital learning assistant powered with AI. The platform offers organizations a cost-effective and modular way to upskill their workforce and manage learning and development globally.