STAMFORD, CT, April 25, 2023
The Game Agency, the gamification division of ELB Learning, is proud to announce its exclusive partnership with Business knowledge (« EK ») in support of the federal government’s educational program USA Learning. “We are proud to have been selected as game-based learning experts in Enterprise Knowledge’s elite team of companies selected and delighted when the EK team was chosen to be one of only seven prime contractors for this groundbreaking initiative. We just can’t see It’s time to start offering our unique blend of immersive educational experiences to government employees,” said Richard J. Lowenthal, Chief Operating Officer of The Game Agency.
In December 2022, EK was awarded a Prime contract on the IDIQ contract for OPM USALearning® (USAL) training and education support products and services. It is a small, capped $1.76 billion capped business that provides all U.S. government – federal, state and local municipalities agencies with flexible access to formal and informal learning education systems design and support services customized, training simulation and virtual reality application Solutions, organizational training and planning from EK’s team of advanced learning industry partners.
« We are excited to offer federal customers the flexibility, ease of use and innovative training and educational support products and services available from EK’s USALearning team, » said EK CEO Zach Wahl. « Our enterprise learning capabilities combine depth in learning experience design and advanced learning technologies with knowledge management, artificial intelligence, and content strategy to deliver world-class capabilities. »
The agreement enables government agencies to streamline their procurement processes and obtain state-of-the-art training and education solutions to create personalized and continuous learning experience solutions. The scope includes all aspects of analysis, design, development, implementation and evaluation for all training and education support services.
The USAL Training and Education Support Products and Service IDIQ contract was awarded with an initial five-year base ordering period ending December 14, 2027, followed by an optional five-year ordering period ending December 14, 2032. Therefore, the contract offers opportunities for long-term solutions for contracting officers, offering flexibility to accommodate extended periods of performance.
As the largest dedicated knowledge management (KM) consultancy in the world, EK is poised to meet USAL’s goals for the IDIQ and will leverage the firm’s global expertise in corporate learning strategy, ecosystem and learning experience solutions to achieve the agency’s learning goals.
About The Game Agency
Since 2007, The Games Agency has created micro-learning games and deep immersive simulations designed to reinforce educational content, assess student understanding, and increase knowledge retention. TGA’s business training games have been played in over 100 countries and in over 20 languages and cover topics such as onboarding new employees, sales and product training, social skills, leadership development, safety, compliance, financial literacy, systems and processes, and customer service. Their game creation tool and gamification software, The Training Arcade® has a gallery of 10 training games that can be quickly deployed in 20 languages with any content in minutes (no coding required). Arcades™, a premium add-on service, offers students a highly customizable destination to play The Training Arcade® games, compete against each other (or your boss!) for accolades and prizes, and work together as teams for prizes group.
Learn about ELB learning
ELB Learning (ELB) offers the world’s most comprehensive suite of products and services to deliver more engaging and impactful learning for businesses. As a market leader, ELB creates and delivers turnkey and customized learning solutions, including eLearning, gamification, virtual reality, video tutorials and coaching, staff augmentation, and courses. Today, 80% of Fortune 100 companies trust ELB to elevate their corporate learning experiences.
About business knowledge
Business knowledge (EK) is a service company that integrates Knowledge Management, Information and Data Management, Information Technology and Agile Approaches to provide comprehensive eLearning and training solutions. Our mission is to form true partnerships with our customers, by listening and collaborating to create tailored, practical and results-driven solutions that enable them to thrive and adapt to changing needs. Our core solutions and services include knowledge management transformation, eLearning and training, design, strategy and implementation of enterprise AI and semantic technologies; Taxonomy and ontology design; Content strategy and design; Change management and communication; and agile transformation and facilitation. At the heart of these services, we always focus on working alongside our clients to understand their needs, ensuring we can deliver practical and achievable solutions on an iterative and ongoing basis.
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