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Skillsoft and SumTotal Bring the Self-Developing Organisation to London's Learning Technologies 2016

Camberley, UK, - 29th January 2016 - Skillsoft, and SumTotal, a Skillsoft company, global leaders in learning and talent management, confirm their presence at Learning Technologies (stand B20, Kensington Olympia, London, Feb 3rd – 4th 2016), Europe's leading exhibition of organisational learning and technology used to support workplace learning. As the exhibition continues to grow in size and attendance, Skillsoft will also be using the show to unveil SumTotal's Winter 2016 Talent Expansion® Suite for the first time to a European audience.

"We're delighted to be attending Learning Technologies, as the world's premier elearning and online development event and we're looking forward to showcasing the advanced capabilities of our intelligent training platforms," said Tony Glass, VP of Sales, EMEA Skillsoft. "The conference represents a unique opportunity for us to present important new insights in our solutions and offer our perspective on the self-developing organisation, our employee-centric approach to accelerating talent."

Liam Butler, VP of Sales, EMEA SumTotal added: "This will be the first opportunity for HR professionals to interact with SumTotal's new Talent Suite and discover how the very best in elearning content, automatically curated from user data and accessible through multiple device platforms, can deliver an unparalleled personalised and flexible experience."

In addition, Liam Butler will be presenting a seminar on the ‘The Dawn of the Self-Developing Organisation'. In his seminar, he will be offering unique insight into how businesses stand to benefit from the establishment of individualised, continuous learning experiences that accelerate knowledge acquisition and increase career mobility within the company hierarchy. The presentation will cover the importance of internal training in the skill-gap economy along with advice for business leaders on how to build strong self-improvement programmes to reduce skill deficits and increase staff retention levels. The session will be held at 15:30 – 16:00 on Wednesday 3rd February in Theatre 4.

Attendees of the conference who visit our booth will also have a chance to create a unique piece of artwork – using only the power of their brain. Attendees will be able to craft a one-of-a-kind inkblot map of their cognitive processing, representing elements of how they analyse information and gather knowledge.

To visit the Skillsoft and SumTotal team at the exhibition, please visit stand B20.

Tweet this: Visit Stand B20 @LT16uk and demo our new talent expansion platform, learn the about SDO and create art with your brain! #LT16uk

About Skillsoft
Skillsoft is a pioneer in the fields of learning and talent management with a long history of innovation. Skillsoft provides cloud-based learning solutions for its customers worldwide, ranging from global enterprises, government, and education to mid-sized and small businesses. Skillsoft's customer support teams draw on a wealth of in-house experience, flexible delivery platforms and a comprehensive learning e-library to develop off-the-shelf and custom learning programs tailored to cost-effectively meet customer needs. Skillsoft's courses, books and videos have been developed by industry leading learning experts to ensure that they maximise business skills, performance, and talent development.

Skillsoft currently serves over 6,700 customers and more than 45,000,000 learners around the world. Skillsoft is on the web at

About SumTotal Systems
SumTotal Systems, LLC, a Skillsoft company and a leading provider of integrated HR solutions, is increasing the performance of some of the world's most successful organisations. SumTotal's people-focused Talent Expansion® applications, available on premise and in the Cloud, enable contextual, just-in-time development designed to help organisations discover, develop and unleash the hidden potential within their workforce and business ecosystem. Today, more than 3,500 organisations, including several of Fortune's "Best Places to Work," rely on SumTotal's award winning solutions to empower their employees. Follow @SumTotalSystems at and on Facebook at for more learning and talent management tips and perspectives.

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