Welcome to the new Virtual Training World web-site! We are glad you chose to visit and hope that you find the site of interest – and, above all, of value. The site is aimed at Learning and Development professionals and everyone with a strong interest in on-line learning technologies and the application of virtual worlds, simulation and mobile technology in the field of training and skills development. Each month we will bring you news from around the industry together with a range of whitepapers, articles and product reviews.
The University of the Future
In this paper (part of the “Future Technology in Education and Training Series”), Profile Learning Solutions speculates on what the university campus of the future might look like. With a combination of ‘virtual’ and ‘real’ students, this futuristic view of life and study in a distinctly 21st century university paints a compelling picture of how learning technologies will transform academic institutions of the future not just in the lecture halls but also in the way the university engages with the business sector and communities on the broader global stage.