Alan D. Greenberg

Senior Analyst & Partner

Alan is an expert on collaborative meeting and educational technologies and the application of these to team productivity, distance education, and e-Learning.  He co-leads the Wainhouse Research Learning, Talent and Education (LTE) subscription and Visual Collaboration subscriptions, and contributes to WR's other subscription services.  He has more than 25 years experience as consultant, analyst, communicator, and strategist, and has significant experience helping start-ups launch their products, and larger vendors devise new products and services.  He is the author of hundreds of reports, surveys, forecasts, research notes, and profiles related to collaboration, video conferencing, web conferencing, online meetings, distance education and e-Learning, Learning Management Systems, Learning Experience Platforms, Learning Relationship Management, ideation and interactive boards / brainstorming technologies, mobile video, virtual worlds, and lecture capture.  He also contributes to the Wainhouse Research Blog.

Alan has keynoted or presented at dozens of Wainhouse Research Summit, USDLA, Telecon, Collaborate, ITCA, statewide distance educational association, ISTE, Online Educa, ED‑NET, Blackboard World, ATD, Panopto, Sonic Foundry, Telstra, and other events and conferences. He has delivered dozens of webinars for the likes of Polycom, Cisco, SMART Technologies, Nureva, Adobe, GotoMeeting, InFocus, Blackboard, D2L, SAP, Panopto, Sonic Foundry, West, and many others. He specializes in primary end user research, and is a Burke Institute-trained focus group moderator and interviewer.

Past end user clients include Accenture, Utah Ed-Net, BC-Net/University of British Columbia, Jackson Laboratory, University of Wyoming Outreach School, Catholic University Leuven, State of Wyoming, Drexel University, University of NSW Australia, Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, and Touro University Nevada.
Alan is considered an International authority on distance learning, collaboration, telecommunications, and multimedia technologies, and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Chronicle of Higher Education, USA Today, Inc. Magazine, Asia Business, and many other publications.  He joined Wainhouse Research in January 2003 after stints from 1987-1994 and 1998-2002 in his own consulting practice.  Prior to joining Wainhouse Research he held marketing positions with Texas Instruments (multimedia and early voice services), VTEL (video conferencing and early online collaboration), and several Austin, Texas-based start-ups. He holds an M.A. from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from Hampshire College, Amherst MA.
 
Services

For vendors, service providers, venture capitalists, and resellers, Alan offers product & market validation, product positioning, forecasting, thought leadership, brand strategies, and end user research such as online or brick-and-mortar focus groups, executive interviews, and online research.

For end user organizations, Alan draws on years of experience helping corporations, universities, statewide networks, and training organizations implement new technologies and programs to support adoption, drawing on his extensive knowledge of the collaboration and distance education / training user and vendor communities.
 
Contact Info
Phone: +1 512 481 7691
Email: [email protected]

Follow Alan on Twitter: @AlanGatWR
 

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Collaborative technology demand drivers, market trends, and vendor positioning for Higher Education and...
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