Michael Hruska is a technologist 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. His team has been stewarding the efforts for the last 7+ years at the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative on the Experience API (xAPI). He researches, strategizes, designs, and makes advanced technology solutions and products. He and his team has built award winning products and delivered solutions that support millions of users. Michael’s experience spans the continuum between advanced research on adaptive learning ecosystems and solution/product design.
Michael is coauthor of the US Department of Education Publication: “Ed Tech Software Developer’s Guide” and “Perspectives on Open and Distance Learning: Increasing Access through Mobile Learning”
Michael is also a member of the e-Learning Guild, the Association for Training and Development (ATD), the Society for Applied Learning Technologies (SALT), and the National Defense and Industrial Association (NDIA). He regularly presents at industry events, writes articles for Learning Solutions Magazine, and performs multiple research efforts for military training and learning.