The inventor of modern mind-mapping techniques, Tony Buzan, is to present at the upcoming Learning Technologies conference on 31 January and 1 February in London. The world-renowned author, speaker and creator of the mind map returns again thanks to demand and our endless fascination with learning and the mind.
Buzan will reveal new insights into the importance of exercising our brains and keeping them fit for learning.
“Most of us attempt to exercise our bodies, but how many of us truly keep our mind in shape? Making the best use of your brain might sound like an obvious activity, particularly for those of us involved in L&D. However, Tony Buzan posits we under utilise our creative abilities and don’t keep our brains fit enough. This masterclass shares how to make positive changes both for ourselves and our people,” points out Learning Technologies conference chair, Donald H Taylor.
“With research into the inner workings of the mind, this interactive session includes tools for expanding your own creativity, and that of your people,” adds Taylor.
Tony Buzan’s session, ‘Making the most of your marvelous mind, takes places on day two and covers:
- How to harness the creative power of the human mind
- Avoiding what gets in the way of our creativity and concentration
- Brain fitness and how to achieve it
- When and why we need to be able to activate both sides of the brain
- Techniques for sharing these practices with your peers and colleagues
Learning Technologies 2018 will present sessions hosted by well known speakers from across the learning-sector, including: Nigel Paine, Patti Shank, Will Thalheimer, Charles Jennings, Steve Wheeler and David Kelly. The full the conference programme is available on the Learning Technologies event website and conference booking is now open with tickets priced at £1,295 + VAT. A 15% discount is available on bookings before December 4, 2017.
About Tony Buzan
Tony Buzan is the world-renowned inventor of Mind Mapping and expert on the brain, memory, speed reading, creativity and innovation. He has been named as one of the world’s top 5 speakers by Forbes magazine. Through over 40 years of research into the workings of the brain, Tony Buzan is dedicating his life to developing and refining techniques to help individuals think better and more creatively, and reach their full potential. He has awakened the brains of millions worldwide.