Jacob Nikolau

Jacob Nikolau

Head of Product Marketing

Jacob Nikolau is the Head of Product Marketing at NovoEd, a social and collaborative learning technology company. His professional career has spanned product marketing, strategy, and growth roles at next-generation software providers focused on servicing the world's largest enterprise organizations. Jacob frequently speaks at live and virtual industry events, most recently ATD 2023 and the Branon Hall Group HCM Excellence Conference. His writing and research cover large US enterprise HR, talent development, and learning strategy. His research reports and case studies covering companies including H&R Block, Cemex, Baker Hughes, Marriott International, and others have been covered by Forbes, Fast Company, Training Industry, and other publications.

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Coral AB

Human-Centric Learning In The Age Of AI

How are Learning and Development teams going to upskill and reskill their workforces in response to generative AI, and what do learning leaders need to do to help their companies stay competitive through the AI revolution? Join Katie Sheketoff, Director of Global Leadership Development at Marriott International, and Jacob Nikolau, Head of Product Marketing at NovoEd, for an energetic session on how the workforce is going to change through the AI revolution and 5 tips for how L&D organizations should structure their programs in 2024 to align to and thrive though, this wave of technological and organizational change. Anchoring to Katie’s global leadership development portfolio, which reaches 30,000 Marriott employees per year, we’ll also talk about how generative AI is making content more commoditized and personalized learning easier than ever before but still fails to solve the most critical variable for driving impact at scale: human centricity.

•Katie Sheketoff, Director of Global Leadership Development, Marriott International
•Jacob Nikolau, Head of Product and Customer Marketing, Novoed

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