In which areas are you knowledgeable? CPD

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


Adele Cushing

Adele Cushing

I was e-learning co-ordinator at a Nottingham College for 3.5 years before covering maternity in the south west from January to June 2009 where I oversaw e/blended learning in 16 Colleges in Cornwall,...
Professional role E-Learning Manager
Location: Hertford, 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


Andrew Smith

Andrew Smith

Working on research into simulation vs practical learning in computer networking
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Academic
Location: Milton Keynes


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


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


Barbara Gardner

Barbara Gardner

Hi, my (long) job title is Learning Technologies Training Coordinator. I work for Study Group and I support and promote training for our teachers to learn how to use technologies in their university p...
Professional role Learning Technologies Training Coordinator
Location: Cambridge UK


Becky Strachan

Becky Strachan

I am an active researcher in pedagogy and ICT and am keen to explore how technology can be used to create a rich, active and vibrant learning and teaching experience. My work also investigates the use...
Professional role Associate Dean - Learning and Teaching, School of CEIS
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne


Bob Banks

Bob Banks

I have worked in the commercial sector, in and around learning technology for 20 years, researching, designing and advising on systems to support learning. I am a member of the ALT research committee....
Professional role Senior Consultant
Location: Sheffield, UK


Bob Harrison

Bob Harrison

I have spent over 30yrs in education as a teacher,lecturer,Principal,Governor and currently train Headteachers for the National College at the University of Manchester and work for Toshiba Information...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Manchester


Carol Higgison

Carol Higgison

Senior Adviser on e-Learning
Professional role Educational development; inform institutional policy
Location: Bradford, United Kingdom


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 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 Donlan

Claire Donlan

Professional role Head of Learning Resources
Location: Middlesbrough


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


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


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


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


Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

I've been in this role for nearly 2 years after a wonderful time at the learning sciences research institute, Uni of Nottingham from 2006-8. Moving from research to policy and working in government ha...
Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Group Manager, Research
Location: Melbourne, Australia


Ellen Lessner

Ellen Lessner

Professional role e-Learning Coordinator
Location: Abingdon


Geoff Rebbeck

Geoff Rebbeck

Professional role Adviser and e-learning Coach
Location: Broadstairs KENT


George Roberts

George Roberts

Attending ALT-C 2011 virtually. Putting the kids to bed. Senior lecturer in educational development
Professional role Educational Development
Location: Oxford


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


Helen Tracy

Helen Tracy

I'm a learning and development consultant working with organisations and advising them on how they can integrate and make best use of learning technologies within corporate learning opportunities. I'm...
Professional role Principal Consultant
Location: London


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


Joanna Butler

Joanna Butler

I am an eLearning Facilitator and online tutor at Blackpool and The Fylde College. I run various online and offline courses for teachers covering a wide variety of learning technologies. Some of my cu...
Professional role eLearning Facilitator
Location: Blackpool


Joe Allen

Joe Allen

Teaching: Postgraduate and Undergraduate Modules Research/Scholarship Interests: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (MIEE) Member o...
Professional role University Lecturer, Educator
Location: Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 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


José Janssen

José Janssen

Technology enhanced learning researcher at CELSTEC: Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands. Key interest: informal learning, learning path descriptions...
Professional role Technology enhanced learning researcher
Location: Heerlen, Netherlands


Julia Stephenson

Julia Stephenson

Unfortunately due to work commitments,I won't be attending ALT-C. However, my colleague Dr Phil Alberts will be presenting on my behalf.
Location: London


Julian Prior

Julian Prior

I work as an e-Learning Development Officer in the University of Bath's Division for Lifelong Learning.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Bath, UK


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


Kevin Hall

Kevin Hall

Programme Director for the York Online MPA, I have been teaching exclusively online for three years. Key interests lie in assessment and student to student interaction. Member of York Learning and Tea...
Professional role Programme Director, York MPA.
Location: York


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


Lesley Diack

Lesley Diack

Senior Lecturer in elearning
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland


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


Lisa Gray

Lisa Gray

I'm a programme manager within the e-Learning team at JISC, and am currently managing the Transforming Curriculum Delivery through Technology programme. I also lead on co-ordinating the JISC e-Portfol...
Professional role Programme Manager
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom


Liz Bacon

Liz Bacon

I am Dean of the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Greenwich. I am also Chair of the BCS Academy of Computing, the new learned society being developed by BCS in partne...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Dean
Location: London


Liz Bennett

Liz Bennett

I'm course leader for an MSc in Multimedia and Elearning. I'm in the analysis stage of a PhD on educators' responses to change in respect of web 2.0 in particular.
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Huddersfield/Manchester


Marcus Soanes

Marcus Soanes

I specialise in vocational training for lawyers and witnesses, but have a specail interest in the application of technologies in higher education generally.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Principal Lecturer - Barrister
Location: London


Maren Deepwell

Maren Deepwell

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


Mark Berthelemy

Mark Berthelemy

Learning Solutions Architect with Capita Group PLC, responsible for designing learning solutions, especially those that incorporate learning technologies. For more see my LinkedIn profile.
Professional role Learning Solutions Architect
Location: Belper, UK


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


Marty Jacobs

Marty Jacobs

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


Mary Troup

Mary Troup

I designed the courses in Community Music for the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (which becomes the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on September 1st 2011) in 1997 and have been Lecturer in ...
Professional role Lecturer in Community Music
Location: Glasgow


Matt Dean

Matt Dean

As Technology Manager for the Association of Colleges I have responsibility for how technology (MIS, data, IT and learning technology) is used in Colleges. My role is one of lobbying on behalh of Coll...
Professional role Technology Manager
Location: London


Matt Wingfield

Matt Wingfield

I joined TAG in October 1997, having worked as a teacher and education technology adviser for eight and a half years. I have since become active within the world of e-Assessment, not only running the ...
Professional role Managing Director - TAG Developments
Location: London


Matthew Mobbs

Matthew Mobbs

Location: Leicester, United Kingdom


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


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


Nick Jeans

Nick Jeans

I worked for over 20 years in Further Education, teaching English at all pre-degree levels and Skills for Life. Having been seconded to Becta as an e-learning mentor, I left FE to manage a Content Dev...
Professional role Consultant in Learning Technology
Location: Sheffield


Philippa Cochrane

Philippa Cochrane

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Acting Head of Programme
Location: Edinburgh


Philippa Levy

Philippa Levy

Location: Sheffield


Ray Hassell

Ray Hassell

Vice President International, Sonic Foundry the market leading lecture capture, management and distribution solution. Worked with technology based learning solutions for the last 15 years from interac...
Professional role Vice President International
Location: Southampton, 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


Rebecca McCready

Rebecca McCready

I teach academic IT skills to UG and PG students in the Faculty of Medical Sciences at Newcastle University. My interests lie in accessibility, usability and good pedagogic practice to provide a suppo...
Professional role Learning and Teaching Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


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


Rick Humphries

Rick Humphries

Graduated from the University of Nottingham with a BSc(Hons) in Biochemistry and Genetics. Since then I have been working as a Learning Technologist for a training company who deliver qualifications a...
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Nottingham


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


Ruth Drysdale

Ruth Drysdale

I have worked at JISC in the eLearning team since Jan 2009. I managed the recently completed Lifelong learning programme, and am now managing the 'Course Data: Making the most of Course Information’ p...
Professional role JISC eLearning Programme Manager
Location: Bristol, UK


Samantha Moss

Samantha Moss

I am a Learning Technologist at Southampton Solent University.
Location: Southampton, UK


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


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


Sharon Boyd

Sharon Boyd

I joined the R(D)SVS in November 2007 as e-programme coordinator of the MSc/Dip/Cert in Equine Science and veterinary online continuing professional development (CPD) courses. We are also in the proce...
Professional role eProgramme Coordinator
Location: Edinburgh


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 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 Norris

Stephen Norris

Background in teacher education and learning technology and interested in innovations in education technology to augment the delivery of learning programmes particularly in the area of linked data.
Professional role Business Development Manager
Location: Birmingham


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


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 C Jones

Sue C Jones

Professional role Pharmacist and academic developer
Location: London


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


Teresa Connolly

Teresa Connolly

Project Officer in the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) of the Open University, UK. Previously Lecturer in Open Educational Resources (OER) on the OpenLearn project at OU & in previous life an Educatio...
Professional role Project Officer, KMi for EU ROLE project
Location: Milton Keynes, 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


Tim Bilham

Tim Bilham

National Teaching Fellow. FHEA. I lead the development of online postgraduate programmes for healthcare professionals in the Department for Health at the University of Bath.
Professional role Director, Education Research and Development
Location: Bath


Tina Wilks

Tina Wilks

I have been working in the education and training area since 1987, initially as a tutor in a degree programme at a New Zealand Polytechnic and then as an educational designer from 2000 to 2006. In ear...
Professional role CEO
Location: Paraparaumu, New Zealand


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

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


Tracey de Beer

Tracey de Beer

I'm Communications Manager for the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education (SCORE) based at The Open University. I promote understanding of Open Educational Resources (OER) and discussion among...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Communications Manager, SCORE
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire


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


Victoria Dishon

Victoria Dishon

I have a background in Engineering, I started working in eLearning in about 2004 developing spaces for work based learning students. This has developed into a role supporting Learning and Teaching thr...
Professional role Learning and Teaching Officer
Location: Edinburgh


Virendra Mistry

Virendra Mistry

EU education consultant
Professional role Consultant
Location: Geneva, Switzerland


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


andy black

andy black

Andy has a day job but lives online via his blog http://andysblackhole.blogspot.com
Location: Ipswich


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


gail wilson

gail wilson

I am an Associate Professor in the Teaching and Learning Centre at Southern Cross University where my work focuses on professional learning of academic staff. Over the last decade I have held academic...
Professional role Associate Professor
Location: Gold Coast, Australia


kevin mc laughlin

kevin mc laughlin

I am a primary teacher with an avid interest in using technology in the classroom to enhance teaching and learning. I use my blog to inform others of my findings and I am a part of an extensive networ...
Professional role Primary Teacher
Location: Leicester, UK


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