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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


Alex Furr

Alex Furr

Although I have a background in Pharmacology I moved into eLearning development in 2000. I have a wide range of experience from developing stand alone modules in Flash, bespoke VLEs, eAssessment tools...
Professional role eLearning Consultant and Developer
Location: Bristol


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


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 Peachey

Anna Peachey

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Devon


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


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


Claire Bradley

Claire Bradley

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


Clare

Clare

I work for the University of Sussex developing online resources to support student learning. I'm particularly interested in the use of video in learning and have been working on a project this year to...
Professional role Student Experience Project Coordinator
Location: Brighton


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


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 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


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


Devampika Getkahn

Devampika Getkahn

I work as an E-learning Specialist at LSBF, in the InterActive team. In my current role in designing, building and maintaining the Moodle platforms for postgraduate programmes.
Professional role E-learning executive
Location: Wimbledon, UK


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


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


Fiona Collard

Fiona Collard

A Senior Lecturer in Computing with many years experience of project management within higher education and public, private and overseas healthcare. I am currently seeking research opportunities which...
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Birmingham, UK


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 Harrop

Helen Harrop

Research consultant for Sero, broadly working on synthesis and evaluation projects in the area of education and technology. Specific areas of interest/expertise are: usability, libraries, open data. P...
Professional role Research Consultant
Location: York, UK


Helen Keegan

Helen Keegan

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


Ian Gardner

Ian Gardner

Professional role Senior Learning Technology Specialist
Location: London, 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...


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 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 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 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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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 Cornock

Matt Cornock

I have worked with the University of York's Online Masters in Public Management (eMA) team since 2004, initially to help with migrating content to Moodle. In 2007, I became their full time developer c...
Professional role Web and VLE Coordinator (Social Policy and Social Work)
Location: York, UK


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


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


Natalie Parnis

Natalie Parnis

At Brunel, I provide guidance & advice to lecturing staff on the best use of e-learning tools as part of their teaching design method, I assist in the development of reseach proposals, and I am active...
Professional role Learning Technology Adviser
Location: Middlesex, 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


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


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


Philippa Levy

Philippa Levy

Location: Sheffield


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


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


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 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 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


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


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


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


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


Tunde Varga-Atkins

Tunde Varga-Atkins

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


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


Virendra Mistry

Virendra Mistry

EU education consultant
Professional role Consultant
Location: Geneva, Switzerland


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


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


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


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