Year: 2018 | 2017

We are our choices: Learning to Make Good Decisions

Join the WAVES Network on 24 October in iconic, internationally known capital city London. The event welcomes national and international participants, involved in the WAVES Network, and those interested in using Scenario Based Learning for training or teaching. The event will provide a great opportunity for participants from business and academia to connect and engage with the community.

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OTTAWA and ICME Conference 2018

This year’s Ottawa conference took place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates alongside the International Conference on Medical Education (ICME). The OTTAWA conference takes place every two years in various locations and is focused around assessment within medicine and healthcare. Each conference is associated with another and this year the collaboration was with ICME which focuses on the reform of medical education, using international standards and applying these in developing countries.

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A MOOC on how to create virtual scenarios

Have you ever learnt something, but then when it came to actually using it in real life you wished you had practiced beforehand. For example you wouldn’t want to fly an aircraft, perform a surgery or manage a legal issue without having some training first.

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Associate partner webinar

Sheetal Kavia and Terry Poulton presented a webinar to the WAVES associate partners on 12th January 2018. The webinar covered information about the forth coming MOOC which will be delivered during Spring 2018.

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Online Educa, Berlin

Chara Balasubramaniam, Lindsay Germain of Bayer Plc, and Sheetal Kavia, Terry Poulton of St George’s, University of London, led a workshop titled “Creating impactful learning: Learning through scenarios” at Online Educa Berlin on the 8th of December 2017. The workshop, categorised as a BusinessEduca session, was fully subscribed on the day with 40 learning and development professionals attending the session predominantly from business but also academia.

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