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Immersive Training: Reaching Flow

May 22, 2023
Learning Sciences
Flow is described as the ability to engage with a satisfying state of deep involvement and absorption when experiencing challenging activities. However, little is known about the neurologic foundations of flow or how these can be harnessed to improve the return on investment of training programs. Join this session to examine new findings in neuroscience and the psychology of effective training.
Kenneth Nowack, Chief Research Officer - Envisia Learning, Inc.
Paul Zak, Founder/Chief Immersion Officer - Immersion Neuroscience

Application on the Job 1

Describe the two key attributes of immersion (attention and emotional resonance).

Application on the Job 2

Connect immersion to the experience of flow.

Application on the Job 3

Apply the neuroscience principles of immersion to training and coaching.

Target Audience

All TD Professionals

Learning Approaches


Session Type

Education Session

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