Chief Learning Architect
Adam Hockman is chief learning architect at ABA Technologies. There, he helps clients build learning systems that enhance the capabilities and achievements of their people to positively impact strategic outcomes. Adam has worked in corporate learning, clinical autism services, healthcare, education, and the performing arts. He is also on the faculty of the Heifetz International Music Institute, where he teaches practice and performance analytics to classical musicians.
Prior to ABA Tech, Adam worked as research associate to Dr. Francis Mechner at The Mechner Foundation. He is an advisor to the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies and former editor of Standard Celeration Society. In 2023, Adam initiated Wider Reach, a writing incubator for behavior analysts interested in publishing their work outside of the behavior analysis community. The project is generously funded by the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis. Adam frequently writes and speaks about learning science, instructional design, and measurement. His undergraduate studies and graduate training were in communication sciences and disorders, behavior analysis and instructional design, and health professions education (simulation operations). Adam is also a member of the Learning Guild’s 2023 Thirty Under 30 cohort.