Open Daily Innovation Zoom

Webinar | Every Day | 12:00 PM Eastern

Presented by Daniel McCoy, Christopher Allen and Michael Hruska

Our expert team hosted a daily open innovation zoom to help. People brought problems, challenges, or ideas and joined us (and others) to explore, share knowledge, and help each other. 

Keep innovating!

Daniel McCoy, Ph.D. — Senior Learning Solutions Analyst

Daniel McCoy

Daniel McCoy is an experienced Chief Learning Officer and strategic learning leader for industry, education, and Government sectors. Dr. McCoy is an admired presenter regarding electronic and distributed learning and has spent his career deploying learning as a key strategic asset to develop adaptive organizational cultures and talent strategies built on scalable, personalized, and embedded performance systems, distributed technologies, and just-in-time analytics. Dr. McCoy earned him Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Florida and has held positions as a software developer, product designer, creative director, editorial supervisor, and executive producer for learning platforms developed for dental and medical education, professional development in early learning, mental health treatment, graduate and professional education, and college-level curriculum.

Christopher Allen — Chief Strategy Officer

Screen Shot 2020-03-17 at 9.41.07 AMChristopher Allen’s primary roles focus on developing tools and technology that enable organizations to prioritize and prescribe the best treatments to achieve business outcomes. Christopher is a sought-after authoring technology, instructional design, and agile speaker and trainer with more than a decade of experience leading the development of cutting-edge digital products and services. Passionate about creating shared vision among teams of stakeholders, sales professionals, engineering talent, quality assurance, and support.  Prior to Allen Interactions, he has held positions in sales management and as a magazine publisher. He received his master’s degree in Organizational Management from The George Washington University, is a SAM expert and Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP).

Michael Hruska — Innovation Coach

Screen Shot 2020-03-17 at 9.44.24 AMMichael Hruska is a technologist and design thinking (DT) practitioner with experiences spanning across standards, emerging technologies, learning, and science. He is a former researcher at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Mike provides technology, business model and innovation solutions to Fortune 500, government and startups. He researches, strategizes, designs, and makes advanced technology solutions and products. His team has built award-winning products and delivered solutions that support millions of users and billions of hits of daily web traffic.  Michael’s experience spans the continuum between advanced research on adaptive learning ecosystems and emerging technology solution/product design in a variety of industries.