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Adam McMillan

Adam McMillan

I am currently an Academic Developer with The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) in Hamilton, New Zealand. A strong focus of my role is building academic staff competence and confidence with e-l...
Professional role Academic Developer
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Ersun Iscioglu

Ersun Iscioglu

Professional role Senior Instructor, Dr.
Location: Famagusta, North Cyprus


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


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


Jacquie Kelly

Jacquie Kelly

Working on: major review of e-Portfolios infoKit, launched a new infoKit on online collaborative tools for business and community engagement http://www.jiscinfonet.ac.uk/infokits/collaborative-tools, ...
Professional role Senior Adviser (e-Learning)
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, 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...


Janice Gibbs

Janice Gibbs

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


Jill Fresen

Jill Fresen

I have been involved in e-learning or technology enhanced teaching and learning, at the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and now in the VLE team at Oxford University, UK. My particular areas of i...
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Oxford, England


Joaquim F. Silva

Joaquim F. Silva

PhD student at Porto University. Researcher at Liiac. High School Teacher.
Location: Porto, Portugal


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


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


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


Lachlan MacKinnon

Lachlan MacKinnon

I moved to Greenwich last year, having previously been Head of the School of Computing & CreativeTechnologies at University of Abertay. I have a long history of involvement with learning technologies ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Professor of Computing Science
Location: London


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


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


Liz Bennett

Liz Bennett

I'm course leader for an MSc in Multimedia and Elearning. I'm in the analysis stage of a PhD on educators' responses to change in respect of web 2.0 in particular.
Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Huddersfield/Manchester


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


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


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


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


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


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


Natasa Perovic

Natasa Perovic

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


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


Rafael Morales

Rafael Morales

I work as a researcher at the Institute for Management of Knowledge and Learning in Virtual Environments of the Virtual University System of the University of Guadalajara, where I also coordinate the ...
Professional role Researcher
Location: Guadalajara, Jalisco, México


Ray Hassell

Ray Hassell

Vice President International, Sonic Foundry the market leading lecture capture, management and distribution solution. Worked with technology based learning solutions for the last 15 years from interac...
Professional role Vice President International
Location: Southampton, UK


Rebecca McCready

Rebecca McCready

I teach academic IT skills to UG and PG students in the Faculty of Medical Sciences at Newcastle University. My interests lie in accessibility, usability and good pedagogic practice to provide a suppo...
Professional role Learning and Teaching Advisor
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


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


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


Sharon Boyd

Sharon Boyd

I joined the R(D)SVS in November 2007 as e-programme coordinator of the MSc/Dip/Cert in Equine Science and veterinary online continuing professional development (CPD) courses. We are also in the proce...
Professional role eProgramme Coordinator
Location: Edinburgh


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


Stephen Norris

Stephen Norris

Background in teacher education and learning technology and interested in innovations in education technology to augment the delivery of learning programmes particularly in the area of linked data.
Professional role Business Development Manager
Location: Birmingham


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


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 Clarkson

Sue Clarkson

I have been involved in learning support in HE for over 20 years and have experienced the shift from hard copy resource to digital - and the effect Web 2.0 technology is having on academia. I recently...
Professional role Learning Resources Manager
Location: Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, UK


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


Teresa Mackinnon

Teresa Mackinnon

Experienced language teacher and manager in Secondary and Higher Education. Early adopter of technologies for language teaching, responsible for Language Centre's e-learning development.
Professional role senior tutor
Location: Coventry, UK


Terumi Miyazoe

Terumi Miyazoe

Hello!
Professional role Associate Professor
Location: Tokyo, Japan


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


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

e-Learning consultant, researcher and project manager.
Location: Swansea


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


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


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


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


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


sue greener

sue greener

Co-editor Interactive Learning Environments
Professional role Principal lecturer
Location: Brighton UK