Learnnovators Gazes Into the Future of Workplace Learning with Dr. Stella Lee


Learnnovators, a leading e-learning company in India, has Dr. Stella Lee, one of the leading authorities in the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and learning, as the guest in the latest edition of Crystal Balling with Learnnovators – their thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of learning.

In this exclusive interview with Learnnovators, Dr. Stella Lee shares her insights on the changing nature of workplace learning in relation to technological innovations such as Artificial Intelligence and robotics. She explains her views on the significance for L&D to have a fundamental understanding of AI and data. Dr. Lee’s thoughts on how learning professionals can leverage the power of learning analytics in their learning and performance support solutions are highly valuable. “I think it is fair to say that we have been asked to wear more and more hats these days… Looking ahead, I would expect (and hope!) that there are opportunities for L&D to specialize in a niche area without spreading ourselves too thin.” was Dr. Stella’s reflection on the trends that will shape the future of workplace learning in 2021 and beyond.

You can read the interview with Dr. Stella Lee HERE.


Dr. Stella Lee brings over 20 years of international experience in e-learning, blended, and distance learning strategy, design, development, project management, and implementation. Stella holds a PhD in Computer Science with a focus in adaptive e-learning design, and a post-graduate certificate in adult learning and teaching, both from the University of Hertfordshire in England; a Master Degree in New Media Communications, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art. She has conducted post-doctoral research on learning analytics with iCore Research Lab at Athabasca University.

Stella has served as subject matter expert in evaluating e-learning standards for the United Nations’ International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), and has advised on instructional design and e-learning standards and governance, educational technology evaluations, and learning analytics with organizations such as London Probation Office, Government of Alberta, Athabasca University, City of Kitchener, City of Edmonton, Safety Codes Council of Alberta, WorkSafeBC, TransLink, University for Industry (UfI) in the UK, Open University UK, and University of Calgary. Stella is Canada’s startup advisor, an international speaker and a writer. She currently serves as the learning technology columnist for the Training Industry Magazine and is on the executive board for the Learning Development Accelerator.  Stella runs a consulting company called Paradox Learning, and is based in Calgary, Canada.


Learnnovators is a multiple-award winning organization that specializes in the design and development of innovative and engaging learning solutions for the workplace. Since its inception in 2003, they have successfully delivered and deployed over 12,000 hours of learning content for a wide range of industry verticals including Advertising, Automotive, Banking, Defence, Education, Engineering, Glass Technology, Healthcare, Hospitality, HR Services, Insurance, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Nuclear Energy, Oil and Gas, Retail, Safety, Soft Skills and Telecom.

Learnnovators helps clients address skill and performance gaps in their workforce by creating customized learning solutions that are aligned with their business goals. Whether it is choosing the best mode of learning techniques tailored to organizational objectives, or creating customized content, or designing interactive modules with the help of games or simulations, Learnnovators has implemented innumerable programs to the satisfaction of a clientele spread across South Asia, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Europe and North America. These solutions have been deployed on a variety of contexts and devices, such as mobile phones, tablets, interactive white boards, interactive kiosks, etc. Learnnovators has also crafted several just-in-time, micro-learning modules and performance-support solutions for clients.

Learnnovators’ core competencies are in the areas of Custom eLearningMobile LearningGamified LearningBlended Learning, Flash To HTML5 Conversion, Localization, and Moodle Customization. They also offer a Learning Management System, Learnospace.