In which areas are you knowledgeable? challengesForTheFuture

Ajitha nayar K

Ajitha nayar K

Looking forward for an opportunity to broaden and expand awareness of e-learning technologies and technology mediated instructional strategies .
Professional role teaching and learning consultant
Location: Kerala,India


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


Ana Maria de Almeida

Ana Maria de Almeida

Professional role Professor
Location: Coimbra, portugal


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


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


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


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


Ciara Duffy

Ciara Duffy

Professional role ILT Services Manager
Location: Omagh, N Ireland


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


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


Denise Wood

Denise Wood

Dr Denise Wood is a Senior Lecturer and researcher in the School of Communication, International Studies and Languages at the University of South Australia (UniSA). Denise’s research focuses on the us...
Professional role Senior Lecturer and Researcher
Location: Adelaide, South Australia


Dianne Yee

Dianne Yee

I've been a secondary principal for many years--my last school was a Grade 10-12 high school with 2000+ students. I have also worked as as Area Director (which is a supervisor of 35+ principals in one...
Professional role Director of Instructional Design and Assessment in Learning
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

Elizabeth Hartnell-Young

Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Group Manager, Research
Location: Melbourne, Australia


Eoin McDonnell

Eoin McDonnell

Location: London, United Kingdom


Ernie Newman

Ernie Newman

I am a consultant working in the fields of the digital economy, e-health, e-learning, and telecommunications policy. My clients include a number of New Zealand government agencies. I am attending to f...
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


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


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


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


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


Janice Gibbs

Janice Gibbs

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


Jez Cope

Jez Cope

Professional role ICT Project Manager
Location: Bath, Somerset


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


John Baker

John Baker

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


John Slater

John Slater

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


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


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


Kia Ng

Kia Ng

Dr. Kia Ng is director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Scientific Research in Music (ICSRiM) at the University of Leeds. His research interests include interactive multimedia, gesture analysis, co...
Conference role Proceedings Editor
Professional role Director of ICSRiM & Senior Lecturer in Computing and Music
Location: Leeds


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 Castañeda

Linda Castañeda

Lecturer of Educational Technology at The University of Murcia (in the south east of Spain). I'm a teacher and a entusiastic researcher in education in general and in researches related to improving t...
Professional role Lecturer and Researcher
Location: Murcia, Spain


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


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


Maria Chiara Pettenati

Maria Chiara Pettenati

I am PhD in Telematics and Information Society and Researcher at the University of Florence, Engineering Faculty, Electronics and Telecommunications Department. I am fascinated by the Web Science Trus...
Professional role Researcher
Location: Florence


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 Hamilton

Martin Hamilton

Head of Internet Services at Loughborough University. Google for "Martin Hamilton Loughborough" for more info.
Professional role IT Manager
Location: Loughborough, 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


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


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


Patrick Craven

Patrick Craven

An R&D analyst at Cambridge Assessment with an interest in innovative and enhanced assessment research and development, usually supported by technologies. This is with a specific focus on the potentia...
Professional role Principal Analyst - e-Assessment R&D
Location: Cambridge - Coventry


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


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


Rod Paley

Rod Paley

Managing Director of Xtensis. Interested in social bookmarking-based approaches to gathering and sharing educational resources. Practitioners are faced with a huge variety of content sources with diff...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Managing Director
Location: London


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


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


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


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 Powell

Stephen Powell

Started work as a geotechnical engineer, became a secondary school geography teacher and the special educational needs coordinator before working as an ICT advisor. For the past 10 years worked in hig...
Professional role Reader
Location: Stockport


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


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


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 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


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


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


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


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


Wayne Britcliffe

Wayne Britcliffe

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


Xiaopeng Ni

Xiaopeng Ni

I am a senior instructional designer at the Cleveland State University's Center for e-Learning. Prior to coming here, I was a research associate at Michigan State University. I got my Ph.D. in Instruc...
Professional role Senior Instructional Designer
Location: Cleveland State University


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


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


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