As a programmer for more than 20 years, Walter Schirmacher brings to Innovative Learning Group his extensive experience in e-learning development, website programming, and mobile delivery.
Computers are Walter’s passion. Since the age of 11, Walter has learned about every new computer system that has come on the market, eventually using that expertise to begin a career in programming.
Walter’s experience with e-learning and web/media development tools includes Adapt Framework, After Effects, Audacity, Audition, Articulate Studio and Storyline, Captivate, Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, Lectora Publisher, Pro Tools, Photoshop, and Premiere. Moreover, he is an expert programmer, skilled in ASP.Net, PHP, and Perl.
Walter has presented on the topic of mobile learning at the Detroit Chapter of the Association for Talent Development and has been involved in the development and implementation of ILG’s mobile initiatives. He also has served on a panel discussion and conducted a roundtable on the topic of gamification for the Michigan Chapter of the International Society for Performance Improvement. Additionally, Walter has been involved in the family-games-in-education industry for more than 15 years, having served on national industry committees.
Walter holds a bachelor’s degree in education from Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan.