Context-Aware Workplace Learning Support: Concept, Experiences, and Remaining Challenges

  • Andreas Schmidt
  • Simone Braun
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4227)


Workplace learning offers the unique possibility of the immediacy of purpose and real-world context. In order to leverage on this, we have developed a context-aware method to support workplace learning. In this paper, we want to describe the concept of context-steered learning, both from a content-driven and communication-driven perspective, and present corresponding system functionality primitives.


Knowledge Management Work Context Learning Resource Informal Teaching Electronic Portfolio 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Schmidt
    • 1
  • Simone Braun
    • 1
  1. 1.FZI Research Center for Information Technologies, Information Process EngineeringKarlsruheGermany

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