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Aileen McGuigan

Aileen McGuigan

I am Programme Director of the Teaching Qualification Further Education programme at University of Dundee. The TQFE programme is the recognised teaching qualification for lecturers in the FE sector in...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role academic
Location: University of Dundee


Alannah Fitzgerald

Alannah Fitzgerald

Currently a PhD student in Educational Technology at Concordia University, Montreal in Canada. Formerly a research fellow at the English Language Centre, Durham University and a teaching fellow with t...
Professional role Teacher, Trainer, Researcher, OER developer
Location: London, UK


Anne Thillosen

Anne Thillosen

Since 1997 I have been working in the area of e-learning: From 1997 to 2005 as a research scientist in several e-learning-projects, e.g. the Virtual University of Applied Sciences. From 2006 to 2008 I...


Averil Robertson

Averil Robertson

Professional role Librarian, Academic Services Manager
Location: Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge


Birgit Pitscheider

Birgit Pitscheider

Professional role Senior Lecturer
Location: Innsbruck, Austria


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 have been a member of the ALT research com...
Professional role Senior Consultant
Location: Sheffield, UK


Brenda Bannan

Brenda Bannan

Associate Professor Division of Learning Technologies College of Education and Human Development George Mason University Fairfax, VA U.S.
Location: Fairfax, VA U.S.


Carl kennard

Carl kennard

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Newport, Shropshire, United Kingdom


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.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role E-learning adviser
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Caroline

Caroline

Professional role Project Manager
Location: Pembrokeshire, South-West Wales


Cathy Gunn

Cathy Gunn

I have worked in the field of learning technology for around 20 years. In my current role, I manage a multi-skilled team of creative learning designers and developers rather than 'working on the groun...
Location: Auckland, New Zealand


Claire Donlan

Claire Donlan

Vice Chair of ALT. Student Information Point Manager at Edinburgh University setting up and managing Student information Points at physical locations across the University and online. Interested in en...
Professional role Student Information Points Manager
Location: Edinburgh


Claire Spiret

Claire Spiret

Im an Learning Technologist working for the World Association of Girls Guides and Girl Scouts. I work as part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with the University of Reading. With support from thes...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologies Officer
Location: England


Clare Killen

Clare Killen

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Education Consultant
Location: Hungerford, United Kingdom


Colin Loughlin

Colin Loughlin

I am an academic e-deveoper based at Kingston University.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: KINGSTON UPON THAMES, United Kingdom


Dan Harding

Dan Harding

My role within Keele Management School involves advising and supporting students, academic and administrative staff in the use of University systems such as virtual learning environments and subject-s...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Keele, Newcastle-Under-Lyme


Danny Munnerley

Danny Munnerley

Assistant professor in the Teaching and Learning Centre at the University of Canberra. He is the principal investigator on a research project funded by the Australian Learning and Teaching Council (AL...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Canberra, ACT, Australia


David Barber

David Barber

I am head of e-learning at Bishop Grosseteste University College and a reletively new member of the ALT community. I have research interests in the role of social web tools and new media in education ...
Professional role Head of e-Learning
Location: Lincoln


David Squire

David Squire

I'm the founder and Creative Director of DESQ. We make digital learning content and interactive experiences and we've produced digital learning resources for further education as part of our business....
Professional role learning designer; games designer
Location: Sheffield


Dawn Wood

Dawn Wood

My first degree and my PhD are in computer science. I have worked on a number of JISC projects over the last 5 years. Currently I am a part-time lecture waiting for the next interesting project to com...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Coaching Consultant and Learning Technology Developer
Location: Leeds, United Kingdom


Denise Sweeney

Denise Sweeney

Educational Designer at Academic Practice Unit
Professional role Educational Designer
Location: Leicester UK


Devampika Getkahn

Devampika Getkahn

I work as a Learning Consultant at Thomson Reuters, currently in the Global Sales and Customer Service Learning team (yes it is a bit of a mouth full ... but we are in the middle of a restructure and ...
Professional role Learning Consultant
Location: London, UK


Diane Bennett

Diane Bennett

Professional role eLearning Manager
Location: MANCHESTER, United Kingdom


Dick Moore

Dick Moore

I was until recently Director of Technology at Ufi/Learndirect where I oversaw the move to a custom open source VLE from the previous outsourced proprietary system. Currently working as a consultant /...
Professional role Consultant
Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom


Elena Hernandez-Martin

Elena Hernandez-Martin

I am a multimedia designer and work as an e-learning content developer at the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning, King's College London.
Professional role E-learning content developer
Location: London, UK


Eoin McDonnell

Eoin McDonnell

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role senior learning technologist
Location: London, United Kingdom


Fotis Begklis

Fotis Begklis

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London


Frank Steiner

Frank Steiner

I'm the marketing manager at ULCC (University of London Computer Centre) and look forward to my first time at ALT-C. I'd like to meet people with an interest/opinion on MOOCs as we will be running a p...
Professional role Marketing Manager
Location: London


Frank Thissen

Frank Thissen

I´m interested in e-learning, special on mobile learning. Also I do some research on storytelling and learning and on emotional aspects of learning. An other interest is in intercultural communication...
Professional role Professor of e-Learning
Location: Karlsruhe, Germany


Gail Wilson

Gail Wilson

I am an Associate Professor in the Division of Teaching and Learning at Southern Cross University where my work focuses on professional learning of academic staff. Over the last decade I have held aca...
Conference role Proceedings Editor
Professional role Professional learning and member of management team for the Division of Teaching and Learning
Location: Gold Coast, Australia


George Evangelinos

George Evangelinos

I am a Learning Technologist with the Faculty of Health Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Cambridge, UK


Guy Pursey

Guy Pursey

I've been working at the University of Reading for just over six years now. Day to day, I provide support for academics using any and all aspects of our Blackboard VLE (we are on v9.1 SP6 currently). ...
Professional role Learning technologist
Location: Reading, United Kingdom


Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

Hanne Wacher Kjaergaard

Professional role Head of research center for e-learning and media
Location: Aarhus, Denmark


Haydn Blackey

Haydn Blackey

Looking forward to ALT-C 2012 - 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


Heather Wharrad

Heather Wharrad

I am Professor of e-Learning & Health Informatics at the University of Nottingham. My research interests are around, e-learning design, open educational resources and participatory design and use of t...
Professional role Professor of e-Learning and Health Informatics
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom


Helen Boulton

Helen Boulton

I work at Nottingham Trent University in the School of Education as Reader in Technology Enhanced Learning and Teaching. This is my 3rd time at the conference and I look forward to some challenging pa...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Nottingham


Ian Fairweather

Ian Fairweather

I have worked for 11 years as a lecturer in social anthropology at Manchester, where I also studied for my PhD. Before that I was a maths teacher! I am also interested in pedagogy and educational deve...
Professional role Lecturer in Social Anthropology
Location: Manchester


Jacquie Kelly

Jacquie Kelly

I'm a Senior Adviser with JISC infoNet. Previously I have worked in the IT industry, lectured in both FE and HE and had a university-wide role in staff development and implementing technology into lea...
Professional role Senior Adviser
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK


James Clay

James Clay

Follow me on Twitter. See photographs on Flickr. Read one or two blog entries on e-Learning Stuff. James Clay has been ILT & Learning Resources Manager at Gloucestershire College since November 2006. ...
Professional role ILT & Learning Resources Manager
Location: Gloucestershire, United Kingdom


James Little

James Little

Learning Technologist at University of Sheffield. Passionate about education, technology and enabling an enhanced learning experience for students and staff. Has extensive educational and commercial e...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Sheffield


Jaye McIsaac

Jaye McIsaac

I work in learning design as an Educational Developer at the University of Liverpool. I'm interested in how technology enhanced learning can help staff make good use of their time, and new innovations...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom


Jeff Borden

Jeff Borden

Dr. Jeff Borden is considered by some to be a lifelong learning expert. Jeff has been a student, instructor, and administrator in higher education for the past two decades. This passion for education ...
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Professional role Chief Academic Officer, Enriched Lecturer
Location: Denver, CO


Jim Turner

Jim Turner

Huuummmmm . . . . I'm a learning technologist at LJMU for past 5 years, but I 've been involveding in educational technology design for 15yrs. I'm seeking a bit of inspiration, as usual, from the ALT ...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom


Joan Archibald

Joan Archibald

Interested in all aspects of learning with a particular focus on engaging learners through the use of technology both on and off campus. A key focus of my work is staff training in the efficient and e...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technology Manager
Location: Paisley, Scotland


Joanna Wild

Joanna Wild

Reseacher in the Learning Technoologies Group at the University of Oxford
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: UK


Joe Nicholls

Joe Nicholls

I'm currently working as Project Director on the JISC funded 'Digidol Project' at Cardiff University. This is concerned with establishing an institution-wide and sustainable approach to developing the...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: Cardiff, Wales, UK


John Davies

John Davies

I work as an educational developer at Sussex, helping to embed the use of technology to support teaching and learning.
Professional role Educational Development
Location: University of Sussex, Brighton, UK


John Kerr

John Kerr

I have worked in the education sector for over 6years and have experience as a Learning Technologist and a Blended Learning Advisor at HE and FE level. I have administered systems such as Moodle, Maha...
Professional role Blended Learning Advisor
Location: Glasgow, Scotland


Jonathan Ryder

Jonathan Ryder

I'll update this later
Professional role Analyst
Location: Cambridge


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 researcher
Location: Heerlen, Netherlands


Kate Reader

Kate Reader

I am a Senior Educational Technologist at City University London I manage the Education Support Team within the Schools of Arts and Social Sciences.
Location: London, United Kingdom


Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

Laura Skilton (previosuly Shaw)

I am the Learning & Teaching Co-ordinator at Mimas, with over 12 years’ experience developing and managing e-learning related projects and services. At present this includes Hairdressing Training, Jor...
Location: Manchester


Laurence Habib

Laurence Habib

Conference role Abstracts Editor
Professional role Professor/Department Chair
Location: Oslo, Norway


Leena  Vainio

Leena Vainio

Conference role Invited speaker
Professional role Director of the HAMK eLearning Centre in the HAMK University of applied Science in Hämeenlinna, Finland. I am the chair of the Finnish aLearning Associaton.
Location: Finland, Hämeenlinna


Linda McBain

Linda McBain

Responsible for the development/introduction of technology to support the College of Law's programmes as well as management of the College VLE (Blackboard). Employed at The College of Law since Octobe...
Professional role Head of Learning Systems
Location: London


Lindsay Jordan

Lindsay Jordan

Senior Lecturer in Learning and Teaching at the University of the Arts London. I'm presenting after lunch on Tuesday and at 9am on Wednesday. The Wednesday session is about the proceedings paper I've ...
Location: London, United Kingdom


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 Academic E-learning Lead
Location: Bristol, UK


Marianne Georgsen

Marianne Georgsen

e-learning specialist at VIA University College, Aarhus. Interested in: Learning design; creating and supporting organisational change; staff development; ICT for communication and collaboration.
Professional role e-learning specialist
Location: Aalborg, Denmark


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 animal behaviour and evolution) and then f...
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 van Harmelen

Mark van Harmelen

Founder of Hedtek Ltd a software house that builds products and performs custom development and extension work for clients. I am the lead designer of the Gradient Assessment System, the Hedtek PLE and...
Professional role Director
Location: Manchester


Matt Bacon

Matt Bacon

Matt is a eLearning Designer at the University of Canberra, Australia. He has over 10years experience in the higher education sector. He is one of the project leads on the 2 year Augmented Reality (AR...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Canberra, Australia


Matthew Shaw

Matthew Shaw

I'm the director of Pharmaceutical Industry Advanced Training programmes and the deputy director of the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education in the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Director, Deputy director, Learning design and development
Location: Manchester, UK


Michael Cox

Michael Cox

I am the Blended Learning Co-ordinator for GCU responsible for managing and co-ordinating university wide initiatives relating to the uptake and use of technology in support of teaching and learning. ...
Professional role Blended Learning Co-ordinator
Location: Glasgow


Mike Highfield

Mike Highfield

eLearning production manager. University of Exeter
Professional role eLearning Manager
Location: Exeter, UK


Ming Nie

Ming Nie

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom


Mira Vogel

Mira Vogel

Academic Developer in Goldsmiths' Learning Enhancement Unit.
Professional role Academic Developer
Location: London


Mo Pamplin

Mo Pamplin

Educational Technologist in the School of Arts and Social Sciences at City University London.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Technologist
Location: London, UK


Monia Sannia

Monia Sannia

Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Thatcham, UK


Nancy Rubin

Nancy Rubin

Dr. Rubin is strongly committed to educational excellence and creating a positive learning experience in the online environment. She has presented at many conferences, has been published in educationa...
Professional role Dean of Online Learning
Location: New York, NY


Nigel Ecclesfield

Nigel Ecclesfield

I currently work for JISC Advance as the Programme manager for the FE and Skills Development and Resources Programme. Before JISC Advance I worked for LSIS and Becta in research and project management...
Professional role Project Manager
Location: Cullompton, Devon


Paul Neve

Paul Neve

Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Researcher/Lecturer


Pete Moore

Pete Moore

I've PhD in Physiology and a track record in science writing and communication. I run highly rated training courses enabling people to improve their communication skills - written and oral. I recognis...
Location: Bristol, UK


Peter Bullen

Peter Bullen

I am an Emeritus Professor at the University of Hertfordshire and Critical friend to JISC projects in the Curricuklum Design and Assessment and Feedback programmes. I also working with Universities on...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Consultant
Location: London


Phil Richards

Phil Richards

I've been a teacher for longer than I like to remember. Always had an interest in using the available ICT to engage students - from the original BBC computer to an always online, perpetual beta, perso...
Professional role Learning Technologies (ILT) Manager
Location: Aberdeen Scotland UK


Philip Butler

Philip Butler

Senior e-Learning Adviser at ULCC, but worked with JISC RSC London since it started back in 2000. My area of expertise is in Post-16 education, specialising in transformational change management, e-Le...
Professional role Senior e-Learning Adviser
Location: Senate House, London WC1


Richard Millwood

Richard Millwood

I direct Core Education UK and I am Reader in Distributed Learning working on the Inter-Disciplinary Inquiry-Based Learning project in the Institute for Educational Cybernetics at the University of Bo...
Location: Brentwood, UK


Ros Smith

Ros Smith

Having worked on the Ferl website and the Ferl Practitioners' programme at Becta from 2002-2005,I set up my own consultancy in e-learning (as it was called then!) specialising in authoring and produci...
Professional role e-Learning author and consultant
Location: Tewkesbury, Glos, UK


Royce mckie

Royce mckie

Location: Scotland


Sandie Gay

Sandie Gay

Enthusiast of exploring how technology can be exploited to the benefit of learners and our learning. Currently working part-time at Staffordshire University as e-learning co-ordinator in the Academic ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Location: Stafford, UK


Sandra Huskinson

Sandra Huskinson

I work part-time Loughborough University (School of Business and Economics) as an Online Development Officer and I also work as a freelancer consultant. I am currently working on a wide variety of pro...


Sandra Partington

Sandra Partington

I work with UK colleges and universities, to develop the use of video and multimedia for education and as a consultant on VLE review and change projects.
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: London UK


Sarra Saffron Powell

Sarra Saffron Powell

I work at the University of Liverpool as an Educational Developer. I have great enthusiasm for learning as transformation, digital literacies and learning skills development. I'm also very interested ...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Educational Developer
Location: University of Liverpool


Seb Schmoller

Seb Schmoller

I stood down from my half-time job with ALT in May 2012, but doing a bit of work to support ALT in this year's use of CrowdVine. I am carrying on with the parallel role I always had as an independent ...
Professional role Independent consultant
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK


Sheila MacNeill

Sheila MacNeill

I am part of the JISC CETIS service, with particular interests in developments in educational content, curriculum design, semantic technologies and shiny stuff.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Assistant Director, researcher, learning technologist
Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom


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 currently employed with the OU as a UX Developer and with JI...
Professional role Inclusive Learning Consultant, UX Developer, Accessibility Advisor
Location: Hereford, England


Simon Hardaker

Simon Hardaker

Learning Technologist for the Manchester Medical School
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


Simon Kear

Simon Kear

I work at the Beyond Distance Research Alliance at the University of Leicester.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Learning Technologist
Location: Leicester


Stephen Gomez

Stephen Gomez

I've just become (as of 3 Sept 2012) the Academic Lead for Online Learning with the Higher Education Academy. In previous roles as a frontline lecturer and then heading up work based learning, I have ...
Professional role Academic Lead for Online Learning
Location: Plymouth


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 Davies

Steve Davies

I'm an eLearning technologist for The University of Manchester, former from end designer and flash programmer.
Professional role eLearning Technologist
Location: Manchester


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...
Location: Huddersfield,West Yorkshire, UK


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.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role senior tutor e-learning
Location: Coventry, UK


Terry McAndrew

Terry McAndrew

I am an advisor for JISC Techdis working with projects on Inclusion, Assessment, Assistive Technologies and Open Educational Resources. If your project interacts with students with disabilities then I...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Advisor
Location: York (Techdis) and Leeds (Bioscience)


Tim Neumann

Tim Neumann

I am a research-oriented learning technologist at the London Knowledge Lab / Institute of Education, University of London. Based on my background as a sound engineer and media producer, I occasionally...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: London, UK


Tim Seal

Tim Seal

Recently finished working for the Support Centre for Open Resources in Education. Currently Senior Manager, Virtual Environment for the Research School at the Open University, looking at the developme...
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role Senior Manager virtual environment, learning technology, OER
Location: Milton Keynes


Timos Almpanis

Timos Almpanis

Learning Technologist/Associate Lecturer in Blended Learning at Southampton Solent University. BEd in Philosophy and Education/ MSc in Computer Based Learning and Training. I am also currently studyin...
Professional role Learning Technologist
Location: Southampton, 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...
Location: Paraparaumu, New Zealand


Tony Toole

Tony Toole

e-Learning consultant, researcher and project manager.
Conference role Delegate who is presenting
Professional role e-Learning Consultant
Location: Swansea


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


Yetunde Folajimi

Yetunde Folajimi

I am currently a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science, University of Ibadan, I have been a University lecturer since 1999. I had my B. Sc, M. sc. and PhD degrees in Computer Science. My spec...
Professional role Computer Science lecturer
Location: Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria


Zoe Rose

Zoe Rose

Professional role Information architect
Location: Cambridge


fred garnett

fred garnett

Member of the Learner-Generated Contexts Research Group, interested in links between e-learning, policy and a participative Knowledge Democracy through the 'Co-creation of Open Scholarship'. Developed...
Professional role Visiting Research Associate
Location: London


marija cubric

marija cubric

My main interests are in application and evaluation of ICT in education and in innovative learning designs. I am currently co-leading the JISC-funded EEVS project (Evaluating Electronic Voting Systems...
Location: UK


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