In which areas are you knowledgeable? informalLearning

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


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


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


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


Ana Maria de Almeida

Ana Maria de Almeida

Professional role Professor
Location: Coimbra, portugal


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


Bex Lewis

Bex Lewis

Experimenter with social media(@drbexl), Blended Learning Research @ Unis of Winchester & Durham (CODEC, @bigbible), Digital Literacy enthusiast: HE, SMEs, Christianity (@digitalfprint).
Professional role Blended Learning Fellow
Location: University of Winchester, UK


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


Carsten Storgaard

Carsten Storgaard

Like the ball in Pong: Pending back and forth between the e and the learning in the Terra Nullius that is the Tabula Rasa of my trade. Pretentious? Not at all!
Professional role E-learning Consultant
Location: Roskilde, Denmark


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


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 Kernohan

David Kernohan

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


Dean Sheetz

Dean Sheetz

I consider myself to be a catalyst for those around me. I am full of ideas - too many ideas to explore myself - so I have learned to excel at finding partners to work with in exploring this world.
Professional role Faculty and Researcher
Location: Dubai, UAE


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


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


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

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


Helen Keegan

Helen Keegan

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


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


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 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


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


Kate Reader

Kate Reader

Professional role Senior Educational Technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


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


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


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


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


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


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


Michelle A. Hoyle

Michelle A. Hoyle

Michelle leads a diverse and vibrant life as a course chair, associate lecturer, technology enthusiast, Ph.D. student, and World of Warcraft guild mistress. She's an inaugural member of the new ALT GB...
Professional role Course Chair, Associate Lecturer, Ph.D. Student
Location: London, United Kingdom


Miles Berry

Miles Berry

Professional role Senior Lecturer and Researcher
Location: Roehampton, London


Nancy Rubin

Nancy Rubin

Interdisciplinary Ph.D., Product Education Specialist for Learning Objects, Inc. http://www.linkedin.com/in/nancyrubin
Professional role Product Education
Location: Pompano Beach, FL


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


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


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


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 Horrigan

Sarah Horrigan

I'm the Team Leader for e-Learning and Digital Media at the University of Sheffield and also an Associate Lecturer for The Open University working in the Maths, Computing and Technology Faculty. Have ...
Location: Nottingham, England


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


Shri Footring

Shri Footring

Professional role JISC RSC Service Coordinator
Location: London, UK


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


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 Greener

Sue Greener

learner, teacher, researcher, Anglican Lay Reader, sheep-breeder...Co-chair of European Conference on E-Learning (ECEL) 2011 at University of Brighton 10-11 Nov 2011...
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom


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 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


Thom Cochrane

Thom Cochrane

Thomas Cochrane is an Academic Advisor and Senior Lecturer in educational Technology at AUT University's Centre for Learning and Teaching (CfLAT). Previously Thomas Cochrane was an Academic Advisor (e...
Professional role Academic Advisor (elearning & Learning Technologies)
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


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


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


Vidya Kannara

Vidya Kannara

I am the Learning Technology Advisor for the school of Art, Design and Architecture, where I support and advice the academics and students in their use of latest web technologies in the process of tea...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Huddersfield


Virendra Mistry

Virendra Mistry

EU education consultant
Professional role Consultant
Location: Geneva, Switzerland


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


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


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