In which areas are you knowledgeable? OER

Adriana Berlanga

Adriana Berlanga

Adriana works as Assistant Professor at Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands. Her main research interest is Technology Enhanced Learning for lifelong...
Location: Netherlands


Al Holloway

Al Holloway

I am one year in post and learning how much I still have learn. I came from a freelance world, managing and running youth participation projects using a combination of theatre, writing and gadgets. Th...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Northampton


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


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


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


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 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


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


Chrissi Nerantzi

Chrissi Nerantzi

Hello, I am an Academic developer at the University of Salford and have a passion for creative and open learning and teaching. Really looking forward to meeting you at the conference and share ideas ;...
Professional role Academic Developer
Location: University of Salford


Daniel Clark

Daniel Clark

Learning technologist | Keen traveller & reader | Cat owner | Occasional photographer of empty spaces I am the University Learning Technologist at the University of Kent. I have spent the past year ov...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Canterbury, Kent


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


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 Hawkridge

David Hawkridge

Came into educational technology in the late 1960s when working as an educational researcher in California. Directed the Institute (IET) at the OU 1970-88. Member of BJET Board since 1970. Researched ...
Conference role Proceedings Editor
Professional role Emeritus Professor, Open University & Visiting Professor, Leicester University
Location: United Kingdom


David Kernohan

David Kernohan

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


David Smith

David Smith

I am an Australian living in Vienna. I have been working with teachers, both in educational institutions and Universities, to integrate technology with pedagogy as part of their practice. I am very in...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Vienna, Austria


Deborah Judah

Deborah Judah

Elearning Advisor for JISC RSC YH with remit for supporting HE in FE and small HEIs in the region. I am currently study MA in Online and Distance Learning with OU.
Location: Leeds, 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


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


Ester Ehiyazaryan

Ester Ehiyazaryan

I am a lecturer in eLearning and Professional Development at University Centre Doncaster (UCD). I have experience of educational research in the contexts of post compulsory and higher education, which...
Professional role Lecturer in e-learning development
Location: Sheffield


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 C. Manista

Frank C. Manista

Professional role Community Engagement Officer
Location: Manchester, UK


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


Gordon McLeod

Gordon McLeod

I don't consider myself a techie. I facilitate new and (hopefully) better ways of working & learning, assisted by technology. I manage Moodle & Mahara for RSAMD (changing its name on 1st Sept to Royal...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


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


Janet Dyson

Janet Dyson

I work at the Open University as a Project Co-ordinator. I am currently working for the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education (SCORE) a HEFCE funded project to increase awareness of Open Educ...
Location: Milton Keynes, UK


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


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


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


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


Kate Reader

Kate Reader

Professional role Senior Educational Technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


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


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


Kumiko Aoki

Kumiko Aoki

I am Professor at the Center of ICT and Distance Education, the Open University of Japan (formerly known as the National Institute of Multimedia Education). This is the second time for me to attend th...
Professional role Professor
Location: Chiba, Japan


Lindsay Wood

Lindsay Wood

Interested in open educational resources (OER).
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Project Officer
Location: Newcastle


Liz  Hilton

Liz Hilton

Previously based at Nottingham University, I am currently at Charnwood Training in Mansfield where I am developing multimedia/blended learning for the hospitality industry.
Location: Wolverhampton, United Kingdom


Liz Mossop

Liz Mossop

Professional role Vet
Location: Nottingham


Malcolm Field

Malcolm Field

I am a tenured faculty at Hakodate Future University. I am currently interested in developing resources and narratives (digital or otherwise) for the Developing South. In interdisciplinary teams acros...
Professional role Professor
Location: Hakodate, Japan


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 Kelt

Marion Kelt

I am interested in information literacy, OERs and am updating SMILE and PILOT info lit training packages. I have just uploaded SMILE onto JORUM if you'd like a copy!
Professional role Senior Librarian: Digital Development and Information literacy
Location: Glasgow


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


Melissa Highton

Melissa Highton

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


Miles Berry

Miles Berry

Professional role Senior Lecturer and Researcher
Location: Roehampton, London


Natasa Brouwer

Natasa Brouwer

I work at the University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Science as a coordinator of the University teaching qualifications program and as a coordinator of ICT innovations in university science teaching. I'm...
Professional role educational consultant
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Natasa Perovic

Natasa Perovic

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


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


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


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


Phil Wane

Phil Wane

Lecturer at Nottingham Trent University and have held the additional title of University Teaching Fellow since 2004. Based in the School of Social Sciences and teach upon a number of modules. Have a l...
Professional role Lecturer
Location: Nottingham


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


Rita Kop

Rita Kop

I am a researcher at the National Research Council of Canada’s ITT Learning and Collaborative Technologies Group and my research currently focuses on Personal Learning Environments. Before I moved to ...
Professional role Researcher
Location: Moncton


Sandra Huskinson

Sandra Huskinson

I work at Leicester University (Institute of Lifelong Learning and Education) and Loughborough University (Business School) as a Learning Technologist/Online Developer and I also do some freelance wor...
Professional role Online Development Officer/Learning Technologist
Location: Nottingham


Sarah Bartlett

Sarah Bartlett

A modern languages graduate, my early career encompassed IT project management and systems analysis. In 1996 I returned to HE for a full-time postgraduate course in librarianship. This was followed by...
Professional role Senior Analyst
Location: Birmingham Business Park, United Kingdom


Sarah Porter

Sarah Porter

Professional role Head of Innovation
Location: Oxford / London, 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


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 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


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


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


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


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


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


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 Boyle

Tom Boyle

I am interested in good pedagogical design for exploiting the tools and resources that technology offers. Along with Gilly Salmon I co-chaired ALT C in 2009.
Professional role Director of the LTRI
Location: London


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


Viv Rolfe

Viv Rolfe

A physiologist leading the Medical Science Degree at DMU. Self-taught animator and learning technologist.
Professional role Principal Lecturer, Faculty TEL Coordinator
Location: Leicester


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 Monterroso

Yvonne Monterroso

As a Desire2Learn product manager, I actively work with clients and partners with ePortfolio and Learning Repository. Recently I worked with NTU on the JISC sponsored SHARE project for learning reposi...
Professional role Technical Product Manager
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada


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


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


tom abeles

tom abeles

ph.d. in chem/physics w/anthro and english thrown in. former tenured prof of environmental studies w/specialization in sustainability, renewable energy and agriculture President, Sagacity Inc, an inte...
Location: minneapolis, mn, usa