Keynotes & Co-Creators


Cindy Huggett

Principal Consultant, Cindy Huggett Consulting

Cindy Huggett, CPTD®, has vast experience in the virtual classroom. She is the author of four books on virtual training, including Virtual Training Tools and Templates and The Virtual Training Guidebook. She partners with organizations on virtual training strategy and teaches trainers how to effectively facilitate online. She’s a past member of ATD’s global Board of Directors. Her newest book, The Facilitator’s Guide to Immersive, Blended, and Hybrid Learning will be released in late 2022.

“We’ve brought together the best speakers with the most relevant content to give trainers and designers the practical tools needed for effective and engaging virtual training. You’ll learn from experts and collaborate with your peers in this unique learning opportunity.”



Kassy LaBorie

Principal Consultant, Kassy LaBorie Consulting

Kassy LaBorie is a master virtual classroom trainer and the original virtual training hero on a mission to rid the world of boring slide-reading lectures and passive live online participants. She's the principal at Kassy LaBorie Consulting, training trainers to be virtual trainers around the globe each day. Catch her sharing tips on how to be a virtual training hero on LinkedIn and at her website at KassyConsulting.com.

For addtional resources on virtual training check out her book, Producing Virtual Training, Meetings, and Webinars.

“Virtual training is everywhere, and new technologies continue to drive the way we connect with one another. I’ve partnered with ATD to co-host a virtual conference like we’ve never done before, with invited speakers from every area of the learning and development function to offer you strategies, tools, and ideas to inspire the way we learn in today’s virtual world!”