Learning Conference 2022


Exclusive meeting with Learning Experts
Dr. Bernice McCarthy will join online
Use all senses!

You are invited
We have been looking forward to invite you to the International Learning Conference in Copenhagen i year 2022. We are also very pleased to announce Dr. Bernice McCarthy - the founder of the 4MAT model - will join online. 

Learning workshops

During the day you will have the opportunity to use all your senses in different workshops with inspiring learning topics - all of course facilitated by brilliant trainers.


Hanne Houbak ved whiteboardtavle

08:30 - 08:45


WAUW - It is really a pleasure to host this International Learning Conference in Copenhagen. We are so pleased to be able to gather so many high skilled people from near and far. We have designed the day of course with 4MAT and planned learning workshops with brilliant facilitators under the concept Successful Learning. You will during the day have the opportunity to use many senses and hopefully be inspired by the wonderful network.

Facilitator Hanne Houbak

Hanne Houbak and the company About Learning A/S is the European 4MAT partner. Hanne is passionate about learning and train the trainer programs. She is preferred 4MAT training partner in Europe. She has been working with blended learning - e-learning, online training and face to face - for more than 25 years in many Danish and international companies. She has the pleasure to work with high skilled trainers and facilitators all over the world. She believes that together we always make greater results.

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Arne Nielsson

8:45 - 10:00

4MAT - Make yourselves and each other shine

In this session Arne talks about how we use the different learning styles to create a successful winner culture in organizations - how we make ourselves and each other shine.

The same goes for coaching. How can one, when coaching, figure out what challenges the individual is facing? Which obstacles need to be defeated related to the learning style? Where do you find your strengths and how do you decide what you need to work on to improve and get a better life? Arne also use 4MAT when he designs his popular public speaks.

Facilitator Arne Nielsson

Arne Nielsson is 10 times world champion, coach and awarded public speaker - and of course 4MAT Master. In close teamwork he together with Hanne Houbak and journalist Anne Hermansen have published the danish 4MAT book “Do you know, who you are?”.

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10:00 - 10:15

Merete Nørgaard foran publikum

10:15 - 11:30

Presence through voice

Do you know what a powerful a tool your voice is? Would you like to train your presentation skills working with the competencies you already have in you? Presence through voice & body will give you the tools to best use your voice, body language and personal appearance, when interacting with other people. Knowing how best to present yourselves is valuable knowledge whether used in leadership, teaching, presenting for groups, or at meetings.

Facilitator Merete Nørgaard

Merete Nørgaard is a professional voice coach, with more than 18 years of experience in training leaders and trainers to develop their authentic expression and ability to master the stage, with professional voice training, focus on body language and skills from the theatre world. Merete is originally a trained actress and holds a master degree in theater and voice training. She has helped many leaders in the Danish business and cultural sector to improve their appearance.

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Merete Nørgaard foran publikum

11:30 - 12:30

Memory and Learning

You have an amazing memory - You must learn to feed it properly!

In any kind of learning, memory is absolutely crucial. We will look at memory and its significance for learning, and how simple memory techniques can be used with impressive effect - by everyone! And this applies regardless of whether you need to teach, prepare for an exam, learn a new language, or the 4MAT model, or if you want to be able to give a presentation without a manuscript.
We will of course try out the techniques in practice.

Facilitator Bjarke Toft

Bjarke Toft is expert in memory technique. He is co-owner and daily manager of Memo Denmark. He has extensive experience as a lecturer and teacher. He facilitates the certification of teachers in the use of memory techniques. Bjarke has a background in management and has a special focus on techniques for effective dissemination and consolidation of knowledge. His results speaks for itselves...

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12:30 - 13:15

Vagn Strandgaard

13:15 - 14:15

Experiential learning

Learning must be fun! Experiential learning is the process of learning through experience and is defined as "learning through reflection on doing” which is deeply implemented in the 4MAT model. Hands-on learning can be a form of experiential learning, but only when you remember to involve the participants reflection. In this workshop Vagn will facilitate exercises that makes sure that we all are active. We play and we learn with the body.

Facilitator Vagn Strandgaard

Vagn Strandgaard has more than 40 years of experience as a professional consultant and Executive Coach for Top Management in Danish International Companies. He has facilitated events and workshops in more that 24 countries. Together with his wife Lotte Møller Sørensen he is the author and co-author to more than 40 books within Organizational development, Leadership, Teambuilding, Motivation and Empowerment, Life skills for young people...

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Peter Simonsen

14:15 - 15:15

Digital Learning

Have you ever (almost) fallen asleep during a traditional e-learning course? Have you desperately tried to focus and remember 30-90 minutes of digital click-next training, only to realize that most of it was gone immediately after the test?

This agonizing exercise is no longer necessary. Digital learning has evolved and adapted to the way people actually learn, and modern technology now gives us exciting new ways to engage learners and help employees get access to knowledge when they need it. In this workshop, Peter will introduce modern learning principles and discuss how this can solve some of your current training and learning challenges.

Facilitator Peter Simonsen

Peter Simonsen is co-owner and Learning Director in BLENDIT. He has worked with digital learning for more than a decade and is passionate about making sure that we are solving the right problems. This also means moving the industry from old-fashioned elearning to modern, bite-sized and much more user-oriented versions. Peter is an experienced facilitator and has worked with many of the biggest Danish and international organizations.

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15:15 - 15:30

Dr. Bernice McCarthy ved whiteboardtavle

15:30 - 16:30

4MAT - Passion for Learning

We are so proud to have the opportunity to present Dr. Bernice McCarthy online. She will of course talk about 4MAT, her passion for learning and all her brilliant work on creating a model that helps children, people and organizations all over the world. She will talk about all the theories that has inspired her during her work. Perhaps she will also lift the veil for some of the funny experiences during her work and meetings with professors and experts. A long life journey with high focus on learning.

Facilitator Dr. Bernice McCarthy

Dr. Bernice McCarthy is the founder of 4MAT. She is a prolific author and presenter and has conducted workshops and keynote sessions on effective learning at organizations worldwide including school districts across the U.S. and Canada as well as in higher education and government.

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Bernice og Hanne

16:30 - 17:00

Learning Harvest
Adaption - WHAT IF…

Dr. Bernice McCarthy and Hanne Houbak will together wrap up and answer questions. Hanne will facilitate a celebration of the learning of the whole day. As Hanne often says, when she ends her 4MAT training: “We will finish with an exercise that makes sure, that you will never forget, that you have been here…”


Dr. Bernice McCarthy and Hanne Houbak.


This is a brilliant opportunity to meet and greet with other passionate trainers, instructors, leaders, developers, nerds and eksperts from Denmark, Norway and hopefully the rest of Europe. There will be familiar faces and brand new contacts.

Bernice og Hanne

08:30 - 17:00

The best training equipment in the world

Future Factor and Peter Levinsen will host an exhibition with wonderful training tools from e.g. Neuland, Bikablo, Metalog and more. Get inspired and buy the best tools for your training.

Learning Conference

08:30 - 17:00

Visual Recording

The whole experience will be visualized by one of our professional graphic recorders.

Monday 14. November 2022

8:30 - 17:00

Huone Copenhagen, Amager Strandvej 390, 2770 Kastrup

DKK 2.950,-/ € 395,- ex. vat

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