In which areas are you knowledgeable? ALT

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


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


Alice Bird

Alice Bird

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Liverpool, UK


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


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


Andy Mee

Andy Mee

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


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


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


Brenda Mallinson

Brenda Mallinson

I am employed as Programme Specialist, Learning Technologies, at the South African Institute for Distance Education (Saide) in Johannesburg. I am currently involved in a number of Educational Technolo...
Professional role Programme Specialist, Learning Technologies
Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa


Carol Higgison

Carol Higgison

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


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


Ellen Lessner

Ellen Lessner

Professional role e-Learning Coordinator
Location: Abingdon


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


Frank Rennie

Frank Rennie

Check out my website at http://www.lews.uhi.ac.uk/frennie or personal wiki at http://frankrennie.wetpaint.com
Location: Isle of Lewis


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


Gilly Salmon

Gilly Salmon

Location: Queensland


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

Helen

Hi to everyone ! I work in a Vocational Center teaching students with Autism and Severe Learning Difficulties. I am particularly interested in Learning Technology which is inclusive and accessible for...
Professional role Secondary Special Needs Teacher
Location: Heraklion, Crete, Greeece


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...


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


John Baker

John Baker

Professional role President and CEO
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada


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 McLaughlin

John McLaughlin

Location: London


John Slater

John Slater

Working to help ALT with development tasks including the academic programme of the conference.
Location: Oxford, England


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


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


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


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


Liz Wyatt

Liz Wyatt

Conference role ALT staff
Professional role Administration Officer
Location: Oxford, UK


Louise Starkey

Louise Starkey

I have a background in the secondary school education sector. My current research focuses on teaching and learning in the digital age through the integration of relevant learning theories to the chang...
Professional role Associate Dean, Primary and Secondary Teacher Education
Location: Wellington, New Zealand


Maren Deepwell

Maren Deepwell

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


Mark Johnson

Mark Johnson

I am a cybernetician ("is that about robots?") with an interest in learning technology, computing, music, philosophy and the 'system' of education. This year I'm thinking that 'e-learning' is pretty m...
Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Reader in Applied Research in Learning Technology and Systems
Location: Bolton


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


Nick Halafihi

Nick Halafihi

I am a Senior Lecturer within the Sport Management and Development subject group of Carnegie at Leeds Metropolitan University. I am also the Course Leader for BA (Hons) Sport Business Management and a...
Professional role Course Leader and University Teacher Fellow
Location: Leeds


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


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


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


Rich Ranker

Rich Ranker

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Manager, Learning technology Group
Location: Lancaster University


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


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


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 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


Styliani Kleanthous Loizou

Styliani Kleanthous Loizou

I've graduated the University of Leeds with a PhD in Computing. Through my PhD I have worked on developing intelligent techniques to support knowledge sharing in virtual communities. I have used socia...
Professional role Researcher. Computer Science
Location: Leeds, UK


Sue C Jones

Sue C Jones

Professional role Pharmacist and academic developer
Location: London


Sugata Mitra

Sugata Mitra

Conference role Conference Co-Chair
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK


Syed Munib Hadi

Syed Munib Hadi

Location: Canterbury


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


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


Tina Wilson

Tina Wilson

Tina has been working in the Open Educational Resources research area since 2006. In that time she has worked on four different and overlapping projects: OpenLearn, POCKET, CAPITAL and currently OLnet...
Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Reseach Coordinator / Researcher
Location: Milton Keynes, 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


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


Virendra Mistry

Virendra Mistry

EU education consultant
Professional role Consultant
Location: Geneva, Switzerland


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