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Adam Cooper

Adam Cooper

I have a recurrent fascination with what you can do with technology and derive an almost perverse pleasure from writing software, although I get to do little of this professionally these days. My curr...
Professional role Co-director, JISC CETIS
Location: Bolton


Adam McMillan

Adam McMillan

I am currently an Academic Developer with The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) in Hamilton, New Zealand. A strong focus of my role is building academic staff competence and confidence with e-l...
Professional role Academic Developer
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand


Agi Ryder

Agi Ryder

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher
Location: London


Aidan Johnston

Aidan Johnston

Interested in Blended Learning, Virtual Learning Environments and Mobile learning. I am also interested in the creation of digital resources, in particular video & audio materials to support teaching ...
Professional role Blended Learning & Digital Learning Advisor
Location: Glasgow


Alan Cann

Alan Cann

I'm Alan Cann from the University of Leicester. I'm interested in social objects in education and socially-constructed knowledge. Want a job? Web Resources Development Officer, Leicester. Details: htt...
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom


Alannah Fitzgerald

Alannah Fitzgerald

Research Fellow at the English Language Centre, Durham University Teaching Fellow with the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education, The Open University Project leader of the TOETOE project (Tec...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role research fellow, teaching fellow, doctoral student
Location: Durham University, UK


Alejandro Armellini

Alejandro Armellini

Senior Learning Designer Beyond Distance Research Alliance, University of Leicester
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Learning Designer
Location: Leicester, UK


Alex Moseley

Alex Moseley

I'm an Educational Designer and course developer at the University of Leicester, with many years experience of teaching and learning in HE, particularly research skills and problem- and games-based le...
Professional role Educational Designer
Location: Leicester


Alex O'Neill

Alex O'Neill

I have been working in the Web and Learning Technology office at the University of Essex for three and a half years. I have a passion for learning and teaching and have worked on a number of technolog...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Colchester, United Kingdom


Alice Bird

Alice Bird

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Liverpool, UK


Alysa Bramble

Alysa Bramble

Learning Technologist at Queen Mary University of London.
Location: London, United Kingdom


Amanda Jefferies

Amanda Jefferies

My particular interests are in the pedagogy of e-learning and the student experience of using technology in their study and personal lives. I was Project Director for the JISC funded STROLL project us...
Professional role Reader in Technology Enhanced Learning
Location: University of Hertfordshire, UK


Andy Mee

Andy Mee

I'm a Learning Technologist at the University of East Anglia.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Norwich, UK


Ann Liggett

Ann Liggett

I am an academic at Nottingham Trent University where I combine a teaching role in Social Policy with that of Learning and Teaching Coordinator for the School of Social Sciences. I am particularly int...
Professional role Principal Lecturer
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom


Anna Armstrong

Anna Armstrong

A Technology Learning and Development Adviser at Nottingham Trent University, I design and deliver courses to help engage and educate staff in using technologies to enhance their learning and teaching...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Technology Learning and Development Adviser
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom


Anna Mathews

Anna Mathews

A large part of my post consists of drafting consultation responses and position papers; representing UCISA on various steering groups and working parties and encouraging communication across the whol...
Professional role Assistant Executive Secretary
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom


Anne nortcliffe

Anne nortcliffe

Educator with passion for audio feedback and smartphone learning to engage and enhance student learning experience.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Academic
Location: Sheffield


Anu Sharma

Anu Sharma

I currently work as a member of the Learning Technology Team (LTT)at Brunel University, liaising with academic Schools to provide consultancy in the best pedagogic use of learning technology to enhanc...
Professional role Senior Learning & Technology Advisor
Location: Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK


Athina

Athina

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


Barbara Newland

Barbara Newland

Professional role Principal Lecturer
Location: Brighton, England


Bas ten Holter

Bas ten Holter

Working with educational institutions in Europe since 1995, advising on technology for Student Admin, eLearning, ePortfolio, Repositories and Mobile
Professional role Director for Moodlerooms in Europe
Location: Brussels, Belgium


Becka Colley

Becka Colley

Dean of Students at the University of Bradford. Interested in social media, mobile learning and the student experience.
Professional role Dean of Students
Location: Bradford & Manchester


Ben Steeples

Ben Steeples

I'm a Learning Technologist at the University of Essex. I've been in the role since 2007, and I'm very much towards the technology end of the learning technology scale. I've a background including sys...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Colchester, United Kingdom


Brian J. Nido

Brian J. Nido

I am Learning Object's Account Manager working solely with international educational institutions. Our company creates enterprise-scale Web 2.0 software called Campus Pack. Twitter: BrianNido
Professional role International Account Manager
Location: Washington, DC, USA


Brock Craft

Brock Craft

Professional role Research Fellow
Location: London, United Kingdom


Carol Elston

Carol Elston

I work at Skills@Library, University of Leeds as an e-learning adviser. I have a special interest in student transition and induction.
Professional role E-learning adviser
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Carol Shergold

Carol Shergold

I work within IT Services at the University of Sussex as Head of Learning Systems. My role includes ensuring that the development of our VLE and its integration with other tools and technologies match...
Professional role Head of Learning Systems
Location: Brighton UK


Carsten Storgaard

Carsten Storgaard

Like the ball in Pong: Pending back and forth between the e and the learning in the Terra Nullius that is the Tabula Rasa of my trade. Pretentious? Not at all!
Professional role E-learning Consultant
Location: Roskilde, Denmark


Catherine Bell

Catherine Bell

Professional role E-learning Officer
Location: Leeds


Cheryl Dunleavy

Cheryl Dunleavy

I'm a Learning Technology Adviser at the University of Salford keen to explore technologies which have the potential to enhance the teaching and learning experience for both staff and students. Especi...
Professional role Learning Technology Adviser
Location: Greater Manchester


Chris Barber

Chris Barber

Senior e-Learning Advisor at the JISC Regional Support Centre for Yorkshire and Humber, based at the University of Leeds
Professional role Senior e-Learning Advisor
Location: Leeds


Chris Jones

Chris Jones

I work at the Open University and I was the Principal Investigator on the ESRC project the Net Generation encountering e-learning at university. I will be presenting with Gregor Kennedy the Director o...
Professional role Reader in the Institute of Educational Technology
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Chris Turnock

Chris Turnock

I manage the team am responsible for delivery of technology to support student learning experiences at the university. I would like to meet people using any form of online assessment, including assess...
Professional role Head of Ltech
Location: Newcastle-upon-Tyne


Christine Davies

Christine Davies

Senior Lecturer in Technology-Enhanced Learning at the University of Glamorgan
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Pontyrpidd, Wales, UK


Claire Bradley

Claire Bradley

Research Fellow in the Learning Technology Research Institute, London Metropolitan University
Professional role Research Fellow
Location: London


Claire Donlan

Claire Donlan

Professional role Head of Learning Resources
Location: Middlesbrough


Clare Killen

Clare Killen

Professional role Education Consultant
Location: Hungerford, United Kingdom


Colin Addy

Colin Addy

Director of IT Services. Involved in helping to shape University strategy to develop ICT support for the learning environment - looking at landscape changing ideas!
Professional role Director of IT Services
Location: Wolverhampton UK


Colin Dalziel

Colin Dalziel

I am the operations director and one of the founders of Pebble Learning. My background is in the media and in previous lives I‘ve worked as a television researcher and as a multimedia specialist on a ...
Location: Telford Shropshire


Craig Ross

Craig Ross

Regional Sales Manager for Desire2Learn based in the UK.
Professional role Regional Sales Manager
Location: Kendal, UK


Daniel Livingstone

Daniel Livingstone

Lecturer in computer game technology. Interested in a wide range of projects looking at virtual worlds and digital games in learning.
Professional role Lecturer
Location: University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, PA1 2BE


Danny Arati

Danny Arati

Conference role Keynote speaker, Invited speaker, Chairing conference sessions
Professional role Education Manager for Europe


Darren Moon

Darren Moon

I'm a learning technologist with particular skills around the use of audio and video in education. I am a W3C standards evangelist and an early adopter of the emerging HTML5 and CSS3 standards in my w...
Professional role Learning Technologist: Media Specialist
Location: London, United Kingdom


Dave White

Dave White

Researcher / manager based at Oxford University interested in what people do online in a social science style. I'm part of the 'Are We in Open country?' Open Educational Resources symposium at midday ...
Professional role Researcher - manager
Location: Oxford


David Barrett

David Barrett

I am the VLE Application Manager at the University of York. I support the use of Blackboard 9.1 as the University's VLE.
Professional role VLE Application Manager
Location: York, UK


David Kernohan

David Kernohan

JISC Programme Manager, eLearning Innovation Team. OER programme manager.
Professional role UKOER Programme Manager
Location: Bristol


David Read

David Read

Former secondary chemistry teacher, now admissions tutor and occasional learning technologist in the School of Chemistry at Southampton. Involved in developing support for students in making the trans...
Professional role Director of Undergraduate Admissions, School Teacher Fellow
Location: Reading


Dawn Wood

Dawn Wood

My first degree, and hopefully my PhD, is in computer science. I am currently working as a research officer on my second JISC funded project. There is very little I’m not interested in this world, but...
Professional role Research Officer
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Dejan Ljubojevic

Dejan Ljubojevic

Professional role Research Fellow
Location: London, United Kingdom


Diane McDonald

Diane McDonald

Location: Glasgow, Scotland


Dick Moore

Dick Moore

I was until recently Director of Technology at Ufi/Learndirect where I oversaw the move to a custom open source VLE from the previous outsourced proprietary system. Currently working as a consultant /...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Doug Belshaw

Doug Belshaw

Researcher/Analyst at JISC infoNet and Ed.D. student at Durham University writing thesis on digital and new literacies (dougbelshaw.com/thesis).
Professional role Researcher/Analyst
Location: Newcastle


Dr. Gemma Towle

Dr. Gemma Towle

Professional role Researcher/ Copyright Officer


Dragos Ciobanu

Dragos Ciobanu

I am an instructional designer with a background in languages and a great interest in learning technology. I work a lot with rapid e-learning tools such as Articulate Studio 09 and I use many other ap...
Professional role Academic Staff Development Officer
Location: Leeds


Ellen Lessner

Ellen Lessner

Professional role e-Learning Coordinator
Location: Abingdon


Emma Nugent

Emma Nugent

eLearning Consultant responsible for the development of the distance learning MBA at Warwick Business School. I'm keen to build my elearning networks at this conference. Current interests are in enhan...
Professional role eLearning Consultant
Location: Coventry, UK


Eoin McDonnell

Eoin McDonnell

Location: London, United Kingdom


Farzana Latif

Farzana Latif

I currently work for City University London in the School of Health Sciences.
Professional role Educational Technology Project Manager
Location: London


Fleur Corfield

Fleur Corfield

Professional role Project Manager
Location: Stafford


Frances Bell

Frances Bell

I lecture in Information Systems in Salford Business School at the University of Salford. I am co-editor of Research in Learning Technology http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/09687769.asp . My res...
Conference role Editor of the ALT Journal
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: University of Salford


Gill Ferrell

Gill Ferrell

Independant consultant currently working on JISC Curriculum Design and Flexible Service Delivery Programmes. Recently conducted ELTT Strategy Review for HEFCW. Working with Sorbonne Universities conso...
Location: Newcastle


Gill Needham

Gill Needham

I lead on information management and innovation for the OU Library services, with particular focus on digital literacy, information literacy, digital library developments and mobile services.
Professional role Associate Director
Location: Milton Keynes, UK


Gilly Salmon

Gilly Salmon

Location: Queensland


Greg Sarab

Greg Sarab

My company makes Exam4 exam software, which allows students to use their own laptops to type secured essay exams. Exam4 blocks access to files, applications and/or the network, thus providing a locked...
Professional role CEO
Location: San Francisco


Haydn Blackey

Haydn Blackey

Looking forward to ALT-C 2011 - As chair of ALT's Membership Services Committee I hope to support existing members and look at new ways of engaging with our membership. Plus I hope to see what I can l...
Professional role Head of Learning and Teaching
Location: Cardiff, UK


Heather Rai

Heather Rai

I am a freelance Learning Technologist working in Nottingham. I am currently working on a project training NHS consultants to supervise students for the Trent Deanery in Nottingham. Alongside this I t...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Nottingham


Helen Boulton

Helen Boulton

I work at Nottingham Trent University in the School of Education as Reader in Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching. This is my 3rd time at the conference and I look forward to some challenging pa...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Nottingham


Helen Keegan

Helen Keegan

Professional role Senior Lecturer in Interactive Media and Social Tech
Location: Manchester


Helen Whitehead

Helen Whitehead

Evangelist for collaborative and social learning, elearning & online communities. Learning technologist at Univ. Nottingham
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Nottingham, UK


Henry Keil

Henry Keil

I'm a Scientist, Educator, Technologist and (African) Drummer, in chronological not necessarily preferential order. I would like to find ways for verybody to consciously combined informal and formal l...
Professional role eLearning Co-ordinator
Location: Newport, Shropshire, UK


Hilary Griffiths

Hilary Griffiths

My role is currently VLE Manager and e-Learning Adviser at the University of Bristol. I also manage a small e-learning project with a variety of aims (small VLE migration, repository roll out, embeddi...
Professional role VLE Manager
Location: Bristol


Iain Stewart

Iain Stewart

Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Glasgow


Ian Gardner

Ian Gardner

Professional role Senior Learning Technology Specialist
Location: London, UK


Jacquie Kelly

Jacquie Kelly

Working on: major review of e-Portfolios infoKit, launched a new infoKit on online collaborative tools for business and community engagement http://www.jiscinfonet.ac.uk/infokits/collaborative-tools, ...
Professional role Senior Adviser (e-Learning)
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


Jade Kelsall

Jade Kelsall

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Jak Radice

Jak Radice

Interested in fun technologies, all things mobile.... CMALT holder
Location: Bradford, UK


James Clay

James Clay

Follow me on Twitter. See photographs on Flickr. Read one or two blog entries on e-Learning Stuff. James Clay has been ILT & Learning Resources Manager at Gloucestershire College since November 2006. ...
Professional role ILT & Learning Resources Manager
Location: Gloucestershire, United Kingdom


James McDowell

James McDowell

I've been teaching in the School of Computing and Engineering at Huddersfield since 1998, where I was initially involved in the delivery of web development courses, and now focus on computer games des...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Lancaster, UK


James O'Toole

James O'Toole

Manager of the the ESRC/EPSRC Technology Enhanced Learning Research Programme. Based at the London Knowledge Lab, Institute of Education, University of London. Exhibiting at this conference.
Location: London, United Kingdom


Jane Barrett

Jane Barrett

Professional role Lecturer


Jane Charlton

Jane Charlton

I have helped to organise JISC's presence at this year's ALT-C 2011 conference and I will be available on the JISC stand (no.4) on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 September. More information about my job role ...
Professional role Communications Co-ordinator
Location: Bristol


Janet Finlay

Janet Finlay

Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning at Leeds Metropolitan University, but on sabbatical working on the JISC-funded Curriculum Design programme PC3 project. Interested in using coaching in learni...


Janice Gibbs

Janice Gibbs

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Plymouth, United Kingdom


Jebar Ahmed

Jebar Ahmed

I am a Learning Technology Advisor in the Department of Education. My interests include E-strategy and training staff to increase use of technology. I also like to find ways of 'measuring' the impact ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Huddersfield, UK


Joe Berry

Joe Berry

I've been working at the University of Birmingham for around seven years, first as an e-learning developer and latterly as the manager of a College-wide e-learning team. We support academics in the us...
Professional role E-Learning Manager
Location: Birmingham, UK


Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson

I am Head of New Ventures at the Scottish Qualifications Authority. Interested in changing the world through better learning - starting with the learners experience Main focus on making whole assessme...
Professional role New ways of doing things in learning materials and assessment space nationally
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


John Cook

John Cook

Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning at the Learning Technology Research Institute, London Metropolitan University. Over 14 years previous experience as a full-time lecturer at various HEIs. Home...
Conference role Conference Co-Chair
Location: London


John Davies

John Davies

I'm going to be talking on Tuesday at 1.40pm about a project that's been investigating how Echo360 personal capture can support student learning. At Sussex I work as an educational developer at Sussex...
Professional role Educational Development
Location: University of Sussex, Brighton, UK


John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin

Location: London


Josie Fraser

Josie Fraser

I'm interested in digital literacy, identity & community.
Professional role Social & Educational Technologist
Location: UK


Julian Tenney

Julian Tenney

I lead the Xerte Project at the University of Nottingham, providing a suite of free and open source authoring tools to the wider community.
Professional role Team Leader
Location: Nottingham


Julie Usher

Julie Usher

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Northampton


Julie Voce

Julie Voce

I'm the E-learning Services Manager working in the ICT department at Imperial College London. I am responsible for managing and supporting Imperial's central e-learning services, such as the VLE, Turn...
Professional role E-learning Services Manager
Location: London, UK


Julie Watson

Julie Watson

I'm Principal Teaching Fellow in eLearning in Modern Languages at the University of Southampton. I manage eLanguages and several projects including the development of 'Prepare for Success' (www.prepar...
Professional role Principal Teaching Fellow in eLearning
Location: Southampton, United Kingdom


Karlie Etim

Karlie Etim

Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


Kate Reader

Kate Reader

Professional role Senior Educational Technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


Kathryn Cheshir

Kathryn Cheshir

Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Bournemouth


Kathryn Trinder

Kathryn Trinder

Until recently I was a research fellow & module tutor(LTHE pgcert) in the Caledonian Academy at Glasgow Caledonian University. I am currently "between jobs". Areas of interest and expertise loosely in...
Professional role Researcher, Learning Technologist, Educational Development, Academic development
Location: Glasgow


Katy Jordan

Katy Jordan

Currently working on the Ensemble: Semantic Technologies to enhance Case-Based Learning project at the University of Cambridge and City University, London. Also working with the TLRP Technology Enhanc...
Location: Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom


Keith Smyth

Keith Smyth

Senior Lecturer and Senior Teaching Fellow at Edinburgh Napier University, where I lead our MSc Blended and Online Education.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer and Senior Teaching Fellow
Location: Edinburgh


Kerr Gardiner

Kerr Gardiner

Stage Manager before coming into HE in 1994 - equipped me with some very useful transferable skills! HE Background in audio-visual and classroom technologies, managing IT systems, moving analogue serv...
Location: Glasgow


Kirstie Coolin

Kirstie Coolin

I work for the Centre for International ePortfolio Development at the University of Nottingham. I write, manage and deliver externally funded proejcts including the JISC projects SAMSON, SALAMI, ESCAP...
Location: Nottingham UK


Linda Creanor

Linda Creanor

I'm currently leading a blended learning initiative at GCU and co-ordinating a distributive leadership approach to staff development. I'm just finishing my time as an ALT Trustee after 6 years and I'm...
Professional role Development Director (Professional Practice)
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


Luke McGowan

Luke McGowan

eLearning Developer for Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry (eLearning Support Group).
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role eLearning Developer
Location: Plymouth


Malcolm

Malcolm

A principal lecturer in Education and Head of TALENT (Teaching And Learning Enhancement Team)in the School of Education at the University of Greenwich. A qualified and experienced teacher and educatio...
Location: London


Malcolm Read

Malcolm Read

Professional role JISC Executive Secretary
Location: Bristol


Manuel Frutos-Perez

Manuel Frutos-Perez

I'm the Leader of the E-learning Development Unit at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.
Professional role Leader, E-learning Development Unit
Location: Bristol, UK


Marc Wells

Marc Wells

I work for the Imperial College Business School as a Senior Learning Technologist. My role is to facilitate the use of learning technology on the undergraduate programmes within the School. I hold an ...
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


Maren Deepwell

Maren Deepwell

Conference role ALT staff
Professional role Operations & Services Manager
Location: Oxford, UK


Marie Salter

Marie Salter

e-Developments Manager in the Division for Lifelong Learning at the University of Bath, working with FE Colleges across the region and supporting CPD activity across the campus.s
Professional role e-Developments Manager
Location: Bath, United Kingdom


Marion Hall

Marion Hall

I have worked for the Open University for over 25 years, initially in the Biological Sciences Department of the Science Faculty (my academic background is in Biology) and then for the last 5 years in ...
Professional role Lecturer in Health and Social Care
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Marion Manton

Marion Manton

Professional role eLearning Research Project Manager
Location: Oxford


Mark Gamble

Mark Gamble

Head of Learning Technology. Responsible for VLE (Blackboard) since 2002. Originally a secondary teacher, then senior lecturer.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Head of Learning Technology
Location: Luton, United Kingdom


Mark Kerrigan

Mark Kerrigan

Having graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a PhD in human degenerative disease, Mark currently works as a research scientist and educationalist. Until last year, Mark was a Senior Lecturer...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer Teaching & Learning | Physiology & Anatony
Location: Greenwich University


Mark Stiles

Mark Stiles

I'm Professor of Technology Supported Learning at Staffordshire, ex-Deputy Chair of the JISC L&T Committee, Chair of CETIS and a Director of IMS. Currently involved in the ENABLE Curriculum Design Pro...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Professor of Technolo Supported Learning
Location: Staffordshire University - Stafford


Martin Ashby

Martin Ashby

Based in the Research Office, but part of an e-Learning Team now relocated in the Teaching Centre from the Library, I work at supporting the process and people behind our research staff development ac...
Professional role Research e-Learning Officer
Location: Loughborough, United Kingdom


Martin Oliver

Martin Oliver

Location: London, UK


Marty Jacobs

Marty Jacobs

I'm one of three Learning Technologists based at the University of Essex.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Essex, UK


Maryam Kheir Abadi

Maryam Kheir Abadi

Professional role PhD Student
Location: London/UK


Matt Lingard

Matt Lingard

I'm a Learning Technologist on a slow tour of London: LSE < London Metropolitan University < London Business School < City University.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London, UK


Matthew Riddle

Matthew Riddle

Faculty of Law and Management
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Lecturer (Academic Development)
Location: Melbourne, Australia


Matthew Street

Matthew Street

Currently working for the Learning and Professional Development Centre at Keele University on a project focused on technology supporting assessement and feedback.
Professional role Project Coordinator
Location: Keele, Staffordshire


Matthew Wheeler

Matthew Wheeler

Hello! My name is Matthew and I'm the ePortfolio Consultant at Pebble Learning Ltd. You may remember me as the Keeper of the Media Zoo from the University of Leicester? I really look forward to meetin...
Professional role ePortfolio Consultant
Location: United Kingdom


Maureen Griffiths

Maureen Griffiths

Senior University Teacher in Life Sciences and Chief Adviser in Life Sciences, University of Glasgow.
Professional role Senior University Teacher
Location: Glasgow


Melissa Highton

Melissa Highton

Professional role Head of Learning Technologies Group
Location: Oxford, UK


Moyra James

Moyra James

I support online executive education programmmes at Manchester Business School.
Professional role E-learning support offficer
Location: Manchester


Muireann OKeeffe

Muireann OKeeffe

Learning Development Officer, learning technologist, lecturer & 1st year coordinator MSc Applied eLearning DIT. Tea addict and yoga instructor.
Professional role Learning Development Officer
Location: Ireland


Natalia Auer

Natalia Auer

I am a part-time PhD research student at BDRA, University of Leicester. I work as a lecturer at VUC Vestegnen, an Adult Education Centre in Denmark. Currently I’m in my first year + 3 months (second a...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Lecturer, Adult Education
Location: Copenhagen


Natasa Perovic

Natasa Perovic

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


Nav Hundal

Nav Hundal

Hi, I'm a Learning Technologist at Manchester Metropolitan University. I support the Faculty of Humanities, Law and Social Science.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Sheffield, England


Neil Morris

Neil Morris

I am an experienced member of academic staff with strong research interests in learning and teaching, focussing primarily on educational technology. I have recent leadership and management experience ...
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Neil Witt

Neil Witt

I'm Head of Technology Enhanced Learning at the Plymouth University. Previously I was the Technical Director of the Higher Education Learning Partnerships (HELP) CETL responsible for delivering a 17 c...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Plymouth


Niall Barr

Niall Barr

First got into technology for teaching when I wrote a simulation to help explain misconceptions of Nyquist's theory to Bioengineering students some 25 years ago. Now a System Developer at the Universi...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role System Developer
Location: Glasgow


Nicki Keating

Nicki Keating

Professional role Learning Technology Co-ordinator
Location: Nottingham


Nicola Siminson

Nicola Siminson

I've been involved in information, learning and teaching in a range of settings, from universities and colleges to the museums, libraries and archives sector. I now work for Jorum, the national reposi...
Professional role Jorum Community Enhancement Officer
Location: based in Manchester, England


Panos Vlachopoulos

Panos Vlachopoulos

Lecturer in Academic Practice Programme Director PGCPP at Aston University See examples of my work online at http://my-innovation-portfolio.wikispaces.com/4.+Examples+of+my+Work
Location: Birmingham


Patris van Boxel

Patris van Boxel

I am a Belgian national trained in Communication Science at the University of Leuven. My career started in 1994 in the UK where I developed a staff development programme for Open University Lecturers ...
Professional role Consultant ICT and (higher) Education
Location: Amsterdam


Paul Bacsich

Paul Bacsich

Interested in virtual schools and colleges (VISCED) and OER including policy aspects (POERUP) and learner aspects (LUOERL). Looking at ALT-C 2011 for virtual schools people from anywhere but especiall...
Professional role Consultant and Visiting Professor/Fellow in e-Learning
Location: Sheffield


Paul Bailey

Paul Bailey

I have worked with learning technology projects and initiatives for around 15 years in the UK. I am currently working as a Programme Manager for JISC. My role includes working with the Developing Digi...
Professional role Programme Manager, e-Learning
Location: Banbury, UK


Paul Miller

Paul Miller

E-Learning Adviser at JISC Regional Support Centre Northern, based at the University of Sunderland. Supporting the use of technology in the FE and Skills sector, particularly ACL.
Professional role e-Learning Adviser
Location: Sunderland


Paul Rudman

Paul Rudman

Research Associate on SWIFT project. Using our virtual genetics lab in Second Life to investigate teaching practical laboratory skills in virtual worlds as an addition to regular laboratory classes.
Professional role Research Associate
Location: Leicester, UK


Peter Ruthven-Stuart

Peter Ruthven-Stuart

A teacher in Future University-Hakodate, Japan. http://www.fun.ac.jp Two years into the PhD in Educational Research and Technology Enhanced Learning at CSALT, Lancaster University. A founding member o...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Teacher
Location: Hakodate City, Hokkaido, Japan


Phil Alberts

Phil Alberts

Always involved in horizon scanning in terms of technology enhanced learning
Professional role Head of e-Learning
Location: Uxbridge, Middlesex, United Kingdom


Phil Richards

Phil Richards

I've been a teacher for longer than I like to remember. Always had an interest in using the available ICT to engage students - from the original BBC computer to an always online, perpetual beta, perso...
Professional role Learning Technologies (ILT) Manager
Location: Aberdeen Scotland


Pierre Gorissen

Pierre Gorissen

Geek, Trendwatcher, Edublogger, PhD Candidate, Consultant, Dutch.
Location: Eindhoven


Rachel Harris

Rachel Harris

Director of Inspire Research Ltd. We specialise in research and evaluation in relation to e-learning. In reality, anything from online conference management to reviewing options for Learning Managemen...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: UK


Rebecca Galley

Rebecca Galley

I work at the Open University and am project officer on the JISC funded Open University Learning Design Initiative (OULDI) project. I have lectured in Professional Development across the HE and FE sec...
Professional role Project Officer
Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom


Rhona Sharpe

Rhona Sharpe

Head of OCSLD
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: OXFORD, United Kingdom


Rich Goodman

Rich Goodman

I'm the E-Learning Systems Team Manager in IT Services at Loughborough University. Our team is responsible for running and hosting many of the E-Learning (and related) systems at the University, inclu...
Professional role E-Learning Systems Team Manager
Location: Loughborough


Richard E. J. Jones

Richard E. J. Jones

I work at Buckinghamshire New University, I produced my first CBT programme in the late 70's! my current interests are in learner & teacher roles in t-eL and intelligent learning systems.
Professional role Head of the Flexible & Distributed Learning Centre
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK


Roger Gardner

Roger Gardner

I work as e-learning support officer in the Education Support Unit at the University of Bristol. My role involves promoting, supporting and evaluating the use of e-learning within departments, and pro...
Professional role E-learning support
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom


Roger Hewitt

Roger Hewitt

I'm an eLearning Technologist in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Manchester. Currently, my main role is in Staff development. I'm am an ex-member of UCISA-SSG and an author of the bi-an...
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


Rose Heaney

Rose Heaney

I have been at UEL for about 7 years working as a learning technology advisor in various contexts, most recently in the schools of Health & Bioscience and Psychology. My interests range across the lea...
Professional role Learning Technology Advisor
Location: London, United Kingdom


Sandra Partington

Sandra Partington

e-learning professional working for UK colleges and universities, my background is in teaching, multimedia design and e-learning strategic management, including VLE's. Currently working on an iTunes U...
Professional role Learning Development Consultant
Location: London UK


Sarah Chesney

Sarah Chesney

I work freelance and have recently been involved in the JISC funded DePTA project led by the University of Cumbria & the CRA; JISC funded ePCoP project; have been a co-author of Pebblegogy: ideas & ac...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Freelance
Location: Cumbria


Sarah Cornelius

Sarah Cornelius

Online teacher and researcher with interests in learners' and tutors' experiences of online learning, particularly synchronous and work based learning.
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Aberdeen, UK


Sarah Horrigan

Sarah Horrigan

I'm the Team Leader for e-Learning and Digital Media at the University of Sheffield and also an Associate Lecturer for The Open University working in the Maths, Computing and Technology Faculty. Have ...
Location: Nottingham, England


Sarah Knight

Sarah Knight

I am a Programme Manager in the JISC e-Learning Programme. I am currently managing the Institutional Approaches to Curriculum Design Programme. I have co-ordinated the production of a number of our po...
Location: Tewkesbury


Sarah Porter

Sarah Porter

Professional role Head of Innovation
Location: Oxford / London, UK


Scott Miller

Scott Miller

Learning Technologies Manager Lead small team providing support to staff to aid them to use learning technologies in their teaching and to improve student learning. Currently involved in a project to ...
Professional role Learning Technologies Manager
Location: Sunderland


Seb Schmoller

Seb Schmoller

I work half-time as Chief Executive of ALT. I have a parallel existence as an independent consultant. Prior to joining ALT in 2002 I spent six years as Learning Technology Development Manager at the S...
Professional role Chief Executive of ALT
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK


Shailesh Appukuttan

Shailesh Appukuttan

Advising learners, educators and businesses on technology, web based in particular. Working as Technical Development Manager for Consortium for PCET + HUDCETT at University of Huddersfield and doing a...
Professional role Technical Manager
Location: Huddersfield


Shane Sutherland

Shane Sutherland

Once upon a life I was a sailing instructor, then a then a fireman, then a lecturer at the University of Wolverhampton! I ended up PL for Technology Enhanced Learning before leaving to work full-time ...
Professional role Development Director
Location: Shropshire, UK


Shirley Evans

Shirley Evans

Having worked in specialist education for 12 years I am now an educational consultant focusing on inclusion in business and education. I am also employed as an Associate Lecturer on a Level 2 ICT cour...
Professional role Inclusive Learning Consultant
Location: Hereford, England


Shri Footring

Shri Footring

Professional role JISC RSC Service Coordinator
Location: London, UK


Simon Booth

Simon Booth

I manage the VLE which we are currently switching from WebCT to Learn 9.1. Have been in the IT game for a long time having started out before BBC micros!
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Manager, Developer
Location: Stirling


Simon Cotterill

Simon Cotterill

I am involved in a range of projects and services to support learning and teaching at Newcastle University. A current focus is Learning Maps http://learning-maps.ncl.ac.uk Over the years I've been inv...
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


Simon Davis

Simon Davis

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role E-learning adviser
Location: York, United Kingdom


Simon Walker

Simon Walker

the formal one…. my current role is as Head of Educational Development at the University of Greenwich which I won't attempt to detail bar to say that, in regards to technology developments, it include...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Head of the Educational Development Unit
Location: London


Stephen Ogden

Stephen Ogden

Professional role Learning Technology and Web Officer
Location: Canterbury, UK


Steve Bailey

Steve Bailey

I'm the Faculty Learning Technologist for the Humanities at the University of Kent. I'm about to begin a Masters in Education and I'm also leading on a year-long project to improve the quality of our ...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Canterbury, Kent, UK, Earth, Milky Way


Steve Milligan

Steve Milligan

I have worked within the web conferencing space for the last 10 years and have represented solutions such as Marratech, Elluminate and Adobe Connect web conferencing solutions. My focus is providing b...
Professional role Web conferencing & collaboration specialist
Location: Warwickshire


Steve Ryan

Steve Ryan

I am Director of the Centre for Learning Technology at the LSE
Professional role Director of the Centre for Learning Technology
Location: London


Steve Wheeler

Steve Wheeler

I'm Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer) of Learning Technologies in the Faculty of Health, Education and Society at Plymouth University. I'm a Fellow of EDEN and chair of IFIP Working Group 3.6 on D...
Professional role Associate Professor of Learning Technology
Location: Plympton, England


Steven Verjans

Steven Verjans

Lecturer and Learning Technology researcher at Open Universiteit (NL). Originally a lanaguage and literature graduate at K.U.Leuven, I have worked as researcher in a number of technology related domai...
Professional role Lecturer in e-learning and learning technologies
Location: Heerlen, The Netherlands


Stuart Sutherland

Stuart Sutherland

E-learning specialist with The National College, parent, cyclist, community manager. Co-founder of www.CancerNursing.org. Part-time tutor on The Sheffield College's brilliant LeTTOL course. Former e-l...
Professional role E-Learning Manager
Location: Birmingham


Sue Bamford

Sue Bamford

My current role is E-Learning Adviser in the Faculty of Development and Society (D&S) and Senior Lecturer in Education. I manage a small team of staff supporting E-Learning across the Faculty. I teach...
Professional role Faculty E-learning Adviser and tutor on undergraduate and post graduate education courses
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Sue Beckingham

Sue Beckingham

I am an Educational Developer at Sheffield Hallam University. My interests include researching the use of social media in higher education to enhance student engagement, as well as continuing to learn...
Location: Sheffield


Sue Clarkson

Sue Clarkson

I have been involved in learning support in HE for over 20 years and have experienced the shift from hard copy resource to digital - and the effect Web 2.0 technology is having on academia. I recently...
Professional role Learning Resources Manager
Location: Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, UK


Sue Greener

Sue Greener

learner, teacher, researcher, Anglican Lay Reader, sheep-breeder...Co-chair of European Conference on E-Learning (ECEL) 2011 at University of Brighton 10-11 Nov 2011...
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom


Syed Munib Hadi

Syed Munib Hadi

Location: Canterbury


Teresa Mackinnon

Teresa Mackinnon

Experienced language teacher and manager in Secondary and Higher Education. Early adopter of technologies for language teaching, responsible for Language Centre's e-learning development.
Professional role senior tutor
Location: Coventry, UK


Terese Bird

Terese Bird

Learning Technologist with University of Leicester Beyond Distance Research Alliance, SCORE Fellow with Open University, studying iTunes U as an OER channel as deployed by UK Universities. I have work...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Leicester, UK


Terri Kinnison

Terri Kinnison

I work for LSIS on strategic management of our work that came over from Becta as the 'E-maturity' team. I've worked in schools and FE in science and technology and am at present studying for an MA in ...
Professional role Manager, Technology for Workforce and Leadership
Location: London


Terry McAndrew

Terry McAndrew

I am an advisor for JISC Techdis working with projects on Inclusion, Assessment, Assistive Technologies and Open Educational Resources. I am also C&IT manager for the UK Centre for Bioscience (produci...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Advisor
Location: York (Techdis) and Leeds (Bioscience)


Terry Wassall

Terry Wassall

For many years I have had a lead role in developing the use of e-learning in my Faculty by way of a variety of secondments and development projects. These have been mainly focussed on getting the best...
Professional role Principal Teaching Fellow
Location: Leeds, UK


Tim Linsey

Tim Linsey

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Head of e-Learning
Location: Kingston upon Thames


Tim Neumann

Tim Neumann

Research-oriented learning technologist with a background as sound engineer, music producer, music industry trainer and educational/media consultant.
Professional role Learning Technology Fellow
Location: London, UK


Tim Vincent

Tim Vincent

Location: Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom


Tom Franklin

Tom Franklin

I am an independent consultant with wide experience of learning technology with interests in learning and teaching, Web 2.0, standards, activity data / learning analytics, portals and modelling.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: York, UK


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

e-Learning consultant, researcher and project manager.
Location: Swansea


Tunde Varga-Atkins

Tunde Varga-Atkins

I am a Learning Technologist at the eLearning Unit, University of Liverpool.
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Liverpool


Val Tranmer

Val Tranmer

I head the Learning Technology team but also have interest in supporting our disabled students through IT and assistive technology solutions
Professional role Learning & Disability Support Manager in IT Services
Location: Bangor


Vanessa Pittard

Vanessa Pittard

I am an ALT Trustee, ex-Becta Director, and now lead on Technology in Schools strategy at the Department for Education
Professional role Technology policy
Location: Coventry/London


Vicki McGarvey

Vicki McGarvey

I work at Nottingham Trent University in the Centre for Academic Standards and Quality as a Senior eLearning Developer. My role involves managing curriculum development projects that integrate technol...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior eLearning Developer
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom


Vidya Kannara

Vidya Kannara

I am the Learning Technology Advisor for the school of Art, Design and Architecture, where I support and advice the academics and students in their use of latest web technologies in the process of tea...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Huddersfield


Wayne Britcliffe

Wayne Britcliffe

Professional role Digital Learning Resources Manager and E-Learning Advisor
Location: York, North Yorkshire, UK


Wilma Alexander

Wilma Alexander

Background in Linguistics, Information Science, Museums and Human-Computer Interaction which is how I slipped into eLearning. Hate the term elearning but have yet to find anything better. Interested i...
Professional role eLearning specialist on Information Consultancy team
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland


Yvonne Bain

Yvonne Bain

My professional role is around teacher education. I have previously been involved in initial teacher education for Secondary and Primary teachers, including the development of part-time distance learn...
Professional role Lecturer in Education
Location: Aberdeen


brian whalley

brian whalley

I'm a geomorphologist (Wikipedia will do fine if you need to look it up!) with an interest in FHE teaching and learning from the practitioner side. Likewise an interest in e-journals and e-books etc. ...
Professional role educator
Location: Sheffield


edcarter

edcarter

Ed is Special Projects Manager in central IT/IS @ Leeds Uni, the YHMAN Business Manager connecting HE & FE throughout Yorkshire to JANET and the JISC RSC YH Univ of Leeds rep.
Professional role IT/IS Manager
Location: Leeds


fred garnett

fred garnett

Member of the Learner-Generated Contexts Research Group, interested in links between e-learning, policy and a participative Knowledge Democracy. Now working on Ambient Learning Manchester by investiga...
Professional role Visiting Research Associate
Location: London


geoff stead

geoff stead

Passionate about technology's power to transform learning, and walking slowly along the path to try to make it a reality. Land-locked south african who grew up on a beach, but now lives and works in C...
Professional role Head of Innovation, Tribal
Location: cambridge


sally holden

sally holden

I work at Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry where I manage a team of Learning Technologists.
Professional role eLearning manager
Location: Plymouth, UK


sue greener

sue greener

Co-editor Interactive Learning Environments
Professional role Principal lecturer
Location: Brighton UK