Training Challenges and E-learning Solutions SummitTM 2017

Digital Learning Solutions to Revolutionize Corporate Training Needs

About the Summit

The one-day summit “Training Challenges and E-learning Solutions”, initiated by CommLab India, an organization ranked among the top 10 e-learning development companies of 2016, is an interactive workshop for C-Level Managers and Training Professionals on how they can leverage eLearning and get the best ROI on training. If you are looking to champion the use of e-learning in your organization and want to know more about its implementation and associated aspects, this workshop is ideal for you.

Learn from Learning and Development Experts about e-learning and technology-enabled learning solutions that meet contemporary training challenges, and get in sync with the latest learning trends in this summit.

What to Expect from E-Learning 2017

Blend Classroom with E-learning

Blend Classroom with E-learning

Experts will offer a practical roadmap to integrate e-learning with your classroom sessions. This will ensure you empower your learners with self-paced learning along with the effectiveness of the classroom.

Gain cognizance of e-learning barriers

Gain cognizance of e-learning barriers

Learn from experts how to gauge the e-learning readiness of your organization, what can hinder the successful implementation of e-learning, how to overcome them, and gain management buy-in.

Explore technology-enabled learning trends

Drawing on their expertise in working with the latest technologies, CommLab India’s experts will share the latest trends – byte-sized microlearning, game-based learning, video-based learning, mobile learning – in digital corporate training.

Know how much e-learning will cost

Is the cost factor restricting you from implementing e-learning? Listen to experts dispel misconceptions about e-learning costs and get an accurate estimate of what it involves – a one-time investment with recurring gains.

Select the right LMS for your training needs

Select the right LMS for your training needs

Managing and delivering training is highly effective through a Learning Management System. Which LMS should you use, how much will it cost? Clarify all your doubts from CommLab’s experts.

Gauge your readiness for mobile learning

Gauge your readiness for mobile learning

You need mobile learning solutions to ensure training yields maximum results and reaches employees at the point of need. CommLab’s experts will discuss mobile learning in detail and help you get started.


RK Prasad

CEO and Co-founder

RK Prasad is the CEO and Co-Founder of CommLab India, a 17-year technology-enabled learning solutions provider, empowering organizations worldwide with learning – any time, any place, and on any device, transforming the way they train their workforce.

An engaging speaker and an effective trainer, RK has 30 years of experience in sales, corporate training, and eLearning and is passionate about sharing the best practices with his customers and peers. He regularly shares his experiences and the latest developments in technology-enhanced learning through in-house seminars and workshops with customers across the US and Europe. Also shares his learning through writing and speaking at various live and web forums.

RK is an MBA and currently writing his doctoral thesis on Mobile Learning at Lancaster University, UK.

Dr. Ayesha Habeeb Omer

COO and Co-founder

The COO and Co-Founder of CommLab India, Dr. Ayesha Habeeb Omer is totally focused on delighting customers. She is an expert in understanding customers’ needs and delivering high value-for-money solutions.

A live-wire, high-energy speaker, Ayesha is passionate about customer education, building win-win long-term relations. She is also very knowledgeable about the latest learning technologies, design processes and quality assurance practices in eLearning.

Ayesha has 20 years’ experience in financial services, training, and e-learning. She is a Ph.D. in e-learning and also holds an Advanced E-learning Instructional Design Certificate from ATD, USA.

John Towsley

Chief Learning Architect – Canada

The Chief Learning Architect – Canada, John Towsley is responsible for learning strategy development and instructional design consultation in Canada and collaborates with the team in India.

He pioneers in developing effective solutions that decrease training costs and the time to productivity for Employee Performance Support and Electronic Performance Support Solutions (EPSS).

John was formerly associated with PC Etcetera, Knowledge Alliance, and gtslearning International.

Dr. Howard Lewis

Chief Learning Architect – USA

The Chief Learning Architect – USA, Dr. Lewis is responsible for learning strategy development and instructional design consultation in North America. He collaborates with the team in India to create highly-interactive and engaging learning solutions.

Howard has been involved in education, instructional design and performance technology for over 36 years; including corporate positions with Health Net, Xerox Corporation, Apple Computer and RTC.

Howard earned his doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction, Instructional Technology and International Training from the University of Southern California.

Pushpa Siddhanti

Director – Customer Experience

Pushpa Siddhanti, Director – Customer Experience (Europe), works directly with customers in Europe and ensures their training needs are solved by CommLab’s solutions.

Previously, as Director – Project Management, she headed the Project Management team and personally managed one of CommLab’s largest customers.

She has an excellent understanding of eLearning design and development and outstanding communication skills. Her single-minded focus on achieving customer delight earned repeated praise (and business) from customers.

Pushpa holds a first class MBA in Finance and Human Resource from one of the premium management institutions of India.

Tarun Johnson

Manager – Customer Experience

Tarun Johnson, Manager – Customer Experience (USA), works directly with clients in the Americas to understand their training challenges and streamline CommLab’s solution to their problems.

His background enables him to provide the required subject matter expertise for customers in chemical, oil and gas, industrial gases, and other related sectors.

A graduate in Environmental Engineering from the United States, he ensures CommLab’s training courses reflect accurate, in-depth technical content, which builds on the stellar instructional and learning design strategy instituted by the CommLab team.

Abdul Razzaque Hussain

Director - Technology

The Director of Technology, Abdul Razzaque Hussain grew to head the Learning Technology team in 10 years. He has made a significant contribution by bringing in the expertise of authoring tools such as Articulate Studio, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate and Lectora Inspire.

Razzaque was instrumental in introducing HTML5, multi-browser compatibility and responsive design solutions to meet the changing needs of customers. He is an expert in customizing MOODLE and develops apps for both Android and iOS, using a single source multiple delivery platform.


  • 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Registration
  • 9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Welcome Remarks
  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM New Trends in Technology Enhanced Learning
  • 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Break
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Blending Classroom Training with eLearning
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Are you Ready for Mobile Learning
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Break
  • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Panel Discussion - Enabling and Restraining Factors in eLearning Implementation
  • 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM How to Choose the Right LMS
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Break
  • 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM How Much does it Actually Cost
  • 5:15 PM - 5:30 PM Closing Remarks

Who Should Participate

  • Learning & Development Specialists
  • Chief Learning Officers
  • HR and Training Managers
  • Learning Technology Experts
  • Sales Training Managers
  • Operational Transformation Managers

Event Locations



Saki Vihar Road, Mumbai
Maharashtra 400087
PH: 022 6777 6000



15/1 Old Delhi-Gurugram Road
Sector 18, Haryana 122015
PH: 012 4383 1234



Kumara Krupa High Grounds,
Next to CM Guest House,
Karnataka 560001
PH: 080 3052 7777



Kavuri Hills, Kondapur
Hyderabad, Telangana 500081
PH: 040 6682 4422

Registrations Closed!

Moments of Success

2017 Events

We are passionate about helping customers choose the right solutions, at the right time, to yield the best results. We organize workshops on the latest developments in eLearning, drawing from our experience working for organizations in 30+ countries. Until last year, we were conducting seminars only at customer locations in the US, India and Europe.

This year, we decided to conduct similar events for the Learning & Development fraternity in general. Our events in 4 Indian cities and in Zurich, Switzerland during March-April were a resounding success. We followed this with learning seminars across 4 US cities in Sept-Oct.

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