Learning and Development 2021

Course Methodology

This highly interactive and engaging learner-led workshop will use a range of approaches to learning, including experiential group activities, individual exercises, mini-case studies, targeted videos, important reading, and relevant discussions. A key part of the learning process will be the sharing of different experiences as well as experimenting with novel often challenging ideas and concepts.

Benefits of Attending

  • Understands the profound impact of COVID-19 on the future of L&D in their workplace.
  • Describe how COVID-19 has dramatically changed employee’s attitudes from passive listeners to active learners.
  • Distinguish the difference between learning = immediate performance and development = future skills.

Case Studies

In this 2-day online course, we look into the impact of COVID-19 on the workplace and how smart learning leaders are preparing for the post-COVID-19 “new normal”:

    • Defend how COVID-19 has redefined “learning” and “development”
    • Review current projects using future technology for learning
    • Understand how the adoption curve is the key to the future of L&D
    • Sharing of different experiences as well as experimenting with novel often challenging ideas and concepts
David Grebow - Bestselling Author, CEO Knowledge Star, Co-Director and Founder IBM Institute for Advanced Learning (IBM)
Recognised expert in the Future of L&D, an accomplished speaker and an author. Mr Grebow is the former CEO of KnowledgeStar, a consulting firm to provide insight about the intersection of digital technology and education. Its clients include Fortune 500 corporations, startups, NGOs, and leading analyst firms Bersin & Associates. For 28 years prior to starting KnowledgeStar, David held senior development and management positions with leading technology and education companies, including IBM, where he co-founded the Institute for Advanced Learning; PeopleSoft; Cisco; and McGraw-Hill.

An author of “MINDS AT WORK”. In this book, David examines the dramatic changes L&D has experienced and offers a clear and detailed vision about the increasing importance of the future of L&D.


A timely and practical workshop with keen insights and specific
examples of how to manage success during the seismic shift occurring in the workplace today. Chief Customer Officer - Kony, Inc
Very knowledgeable, willing to share his knowledge and encourage learning!Senior Manager, Infineon Technologies (M) Sdn Bhd
Great facilitator with lots of knowledge. Director L&D, MIMOS Berhad
David’s insight and knowledge in evolution of L&D is in a league of its own. I learnt a lot these two days. Love it! Assistant Manager, PETRONAS

Some of the Companies in which David Grebow has trained